The Bulletin Board keeps you abreast of the latest news around
the NHL Monday-Friday.
- Minnesota won
its fourth straight road game yesterday, beating Anaheim 5-3. The Wild now possesses the best record in the
National Hockey League at 17-7-3. Minnesota
has four more points than the Rangers, but has played for more games than New
York. Minnesota picked up consecutive
victories this weekend despite playing without starting netminder Niklas
- Colorado snapped Detroit’s
seven-game winning streak yesterday as the Avalanche topped its old rival
4-2 behind two goals from Ryan O’Reilly.
- Forward Mason Raymond returned
to Vancouver’s lineup last night for the first time since breaking his back
in Game Six of the Stanley Cup Finals.
Vancouver beat Calgary 5-1.
- Matt Moulson scored
four times on Saturday to lead the New York Islanders past Dallas 5-4. Moulson now has 13 goals on the season and
believe it or not there are only
11 players with more goals than him since
the start of the 2009-2010 campaign.
They are Steven Stamkos, Patrick Marleau, Alex Ovechkin, Corey Perry,
Sidney Crosby, Jarome Iginla, Phil Kessel, Ilya Kovalchuk, Daniel Sedin, Marian
Gaborik and Bobby Ryan. Pretty good
- Ryan Miller returned for Buffalo on Saturday and led the
Sabres to a 3-2 victory over Nashville.
- Evander Kane scored twice on Saturday to propel Winnipeg
past New Jersey 4-2. Kane has nine
goals and three assists in his last nine games.
- Carey Price stopped 26 of 27 shots on Saturday to help
Montreal end a four-game losing streak as the Canadiens beat Los Angeles 2-1.
- Boston beat Toronto for the second game in a row on Saturday,
this time 4-1. In two meetings last week
the Bruins outscored the Maple Leafs 10-4.
Toronto goalie James Reimer returned
to the lineup after sitting out six weeks with a concussion.
- Brooks Laich’s overtime-winner on Saturday gave Dale Hunter
his first win as Washington’s coach.
- Pittsburgh sent Carolina to its sixth straight loss on
Saturday as the Penguins edged the Hurricanes 3-2. Sidney Crosby had only one assist in the
- St. Louis forward David Perron scored
a goal on Saturday in his first game back in the Blues’ lineup. Perron had missed
97 games with a concussion.
- Ryan Jones’ hat trick guided Edmonton past Columbus on
- Jaromir Jagr posted two goals and two assists in two games
this weekend to give him eight goals and 13 assists on the season.
- There are rumors that Vancouver has dangled
Roberto Luongo as trade bait, but unsurprisingly the Canucks haven’t found
anyone interested in taking on his big contract.
- Ottawa and Columbus have had discussions regarding
forward Derick Brassard.
- Los Angeles placed Mike Richards on injured reserve with
an upper-body injury that is probably a concussion.
- Calgary defenseman Mark Giordano is out for
three months with ruptured tendons in his leg.
- Montreal defenseman Andrei Markov will
undergo another knee surgery and is expected to miss another three weeks.
- Islanders’ sophomore Nino Niederreiter suffered
a concussion on Saturday, a day after recording his first goal of the year.
- Realignment will
be the hot topic of the week as the NHL’s Board of Governors meets. There are still several
scenarios being tossed around.
- Here are Elliotte Friedman’s “30
- There are five games on the schedule
tonight. Phoenix @ Chicago will be
on Versus at 8:00 p.m.
Past editions of the Bulletin Board:
- 2011 First-Round Draft Picks Shine In Preseason Action >
- Jody Shelley Delivers First Controversial Hit of 2011 Season >
- Shanahan Impresses As New NHL Disciplinarian >
– Sidney Crosby Participates In “Controlled Scrimmage” >
– Montreal Signs Chris Campoli >
– Top 2011 Draft Picks Shine In Preseason Action >
– Sestito Suspended Four Games For Hit On Deveaux >
– Kings Lock Doughty Up With Huge Deal >
– Former Rangers’ Prospects Grachev And Horak Make NHL Clubs >
– Steve Valiquette Is The New Goalie Coach At Quinnipiac University >
– Waiving Of Avery Could Wreak Havoc On The Stars’ Salary Cap Situation >
– Hockey Is Back >
– Jagr Picks Up Point #1,600 In Flyers’ Season-Opening Victory >
– Early Goalie Controversy In Washington? >
Prospal Scores Again For Columbus >
– Pittsburgh Rolling Without Crosby And Malkin >
– Sidney Crosby Cleared For Contact >
– Aaron Asham Is The Talk Of The League >
– Mark Messier Will Run The New York City Marathon >
– Colorado Wins Fifth-Straight Road Game, Leads Western Conference >
– New-look Flyers Off To Fast Start >
- Kessel Carrying The Leafs >
- Dale Weise Scores First NHL Goal >
– Vancouver Acquires David Booth >
- Jagr Scores First Two Goals Of The Season >
- Columbus Finally Wins >
– Montreal Fires Former Rangers’ Assistant Coach Perry Pearn >
– Philadelphia And Winnipeg Combine For 17 Goals!? >
- Edmonton And Ottawa Riding Surprising Hot Streaks >
– Chicago’s Stanley Cup Hangover Is In The Past >
- Ovechkin Benched >
– Brodeur Now Tied For Most Losses In NHL History >
- Predators Lock Up Pekka Rinne >
– Blues Fire Payne, Bring In Hitchcock >
– Boston Is Back >
– Blues Cruise In Hitchcock’s Return >
– Bizarre Scene In Tampa Bay >
– The Blue Jackets Are Awful >
– Milan Lucic Gives Ryan Miller A Concussion >
– Lucic Avoids Suspension For Hit On Miller >
– Malkin And Duchene Trade Beautiful Goals >
– Jhonas Enroth Finally Sputters >
– The Blues Are 4-0-1 Under Ken Hitchcock >
– Crosby Returns >
– The Sidney Crosby Show >
– Will Buffalo Seek Revenge On Milan Lucic? >
– Blake Comeau On Waivers >
– Washington Fires Boudreau, Carolina Axes Maurice >
– Vancouver’s Tough Decision In Goal >
– Hitchcock Rights The Ship In St. Louis >
– Ducks Fire Carlyle, Replace Him With Boudreau >
– Pittsburgh Tops Washington >
12/5/11 – Minnesota Is The Best Team In The League!? >
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