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WATCH: Taylor Hall Returns to Practice

WATCH: Taylor Hall Returns to Practice

By: Teddy Accardi (@teddy_cards) Devils fans can begin to exhale a bit as the recently struggling New Jersey Devils may be close to getting their star LW Taylor Hall back from meniscus surgery. Hall returned to practice Monday just 12 days after surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his left knee. The initial recovery […]

Mike Smith gets redemption in back-to-back wins over Edmonton

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Mike Smith gets redemption in back-to-back wins over Edmonton

By Jesse Bonello (@jessebonello) Arizona’s Nov. 23 game against the Vancouver Canucks saw goaltender Mike Smith get pulled after allowing four goals on just 17 shots. Fast forward five days and Smith is this weekends’ MVP for Arizona. The Coyotes won back-to-back close games against the Oilers, and Smith stopped 73 of Edmontons’ 76 shots. […]

Flyers Plus/Minus: Stolie the Goalie Debuts with a Win

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Flyers Plus/Minus: Stolie the Goalie Debuts with a Win

By, Anthony Maiorana(@Philly_Sauce) The Flyers had a rough holiday weekend. At their lowest point, Dave Hakstol was sitting Michael Del Zotto in favor of Andrew MacDonald. It was nothing to be thankful for. After a two-game holiday losing streak, the Flyers made a few changes, in net and through the lineup, which really isn’t too new. […]

Minnesota Teams: Take Notes

Minnesota Teams: Take Notes

Wake up Vikings, Timberwolves and Twins. School is in session.  By: Piper CJ (@PiedPiperCJ) In a shocking and unsettling twist of events, Minnesota Wild fans find themselves… hopeful? The Wild are resting comfortably at fourth in the Eastern Conference, with 5-3-2 in the last ten games. Allow me to remind you not only have the Wild never […]

Arizona Coyotes have a busy schedule ahead of them

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Arizona Coyotes have a busy schedule ahead of them

By Jesse Bonello The Arizona Coyotes are staring down a busy schedule over the next four weeks. Arizona will be playing at least every other day until Christmas. Including tonight, the Coyotes will play 16 games in the next 28 days. The good news, for tonight, is that the Coyotes haven’t lost in regulation against […]

Canucks Report – 20 Games In

Canucks Report – 20 Games In

by Joe McCormick (@JoeMcCormick19) Well that was an interesting 1st quarter to the season.  We had a great start, horrible slump, rookie controversy, trade talk, a contract extension, some hi-lights and some low-lights. After last nights game against Arizona, the team now has a record of 8-10-2.  Not far from expectations at the start of the […]

FREEWAY FACE-OFF, PART DEUX

FREEWAY FACE-OFF, PART DEUX

For the second time in as many days, the Los Angeles Kings dominate the first 2 periods on their way to consecutive wins that were closer than they should have been. Peter Budaj has been as good as could be expected as the defacto starter with Jonathan Quick out long-term and Jeff Carter has done […]

Ice Guardians: A Must Watch For Hockey Fans

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Ice Guardians: A Must Watch For Hockey Fans

If you haven’t heard about the new hockey documentary, Ice Guardians, first and foremost go to Youtube and find the trailer. Actually, I’ll take out the middle man. Check it out here. Now are you interested in this? You should be, if you’re reading a hockey website. Ice Guardians looks at the polarizing topic of […]

GAME PREVIEW: An Avalanche in Minnesota

GAME PREVIEW: An Avalanche in Minnesota

By: Piper CJ (@piedpipercj) There’s an 85% chance of victory for the Wild in tonight’s matchup against division rival Colorado Avalanche, and only a 99% chance that statistic is made up. Both teams having nagging injuries, from upper and lower body injuries to the psychological scarring that comes with remembering the Minnesota visit to Colorado […]

Coyotes on a four-game losing streak, remain last in NHL

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Coyotes on a four-game losing streak, remain last in NHL

By Jesse Bonello (@jessebonello) The Arizona Coyotes are losers of four in-a-row, and they remain last in the NHL with 12 points. The Coyotes picked up two points out of a possible four on their recent two-game road trip, and lost in overtime for the second night in row. Last night, the Canucks outshot the […]