Alex Ovechkin scored his NHL-leading 50th goal, reaching that mark for the sixth time and tying a team record with the 472nd of his career, and added an assist to help the Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-2 Tuesday night.Share Tweet
NHL.com 10 hours agoWASHINGTON - Alex Ovechkin has become only the sixth player in NHL history to score at least 50 goals in a season six times. The Washington Capitals' captain netted his league-leading No. 50 in the first period against the Carolina Hurricanes...Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Mar 30 (yesterday)The Philadelphia Inquirer’s Sam Carchidi reports Flyers GM Ron Hextall doesn’t believe he needs to make many off-season moves. Hextall claims there won’t be a massive turnover, though Carchidi notes the Flyers have limited cap space this summer unless t…Share TweetDavid Pastrnak scored on a nice centering pass from Carl Soderberg at 4:23 of overtime, giving the Boston Bruins a 2-1 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Sunday.Share Tweet
Why the Penguins should trade Sidney Crosby for the No. 1 pickthehockeynews.com Mar 29 (3 days ago)Before any Pittsburgh fans go and get their jerseys in a jumble, just pause for a second, take a deep breath and think about it: if the Penguins fail to get back to the Stanley Cup final for the sixth straight season, what else is left for the franchise…Share Tweet
Hurricanes, goalie Nedeljkovic agree to termsNHL.com Mar 27 (5 days ago)RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has agreed to terms with goaltender Alex Nedeljkovic (neh-DEL-koh-vitch) on a three-year, en...Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Mar 27 (5 days ago)To all those goaltenders out there who have made outstanding saves this season: we’re sorry. We really are. You did your best, but it’s going to take a miracle save to come close to beating out Cam Ward for the best glove stop of the season. Ward’s mons…Share Tweet
CHL playoffs: The most intriguing first-round matchupsthehockeynews.com Mar 26 (6 days ago)The CHL playoffs begin tonight and it’s going to be a lot of fun. Connor McDavid has one last chance to win it all with the Erie Otters in the Ontario League, but the powerfully-built Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds have designs of their own. Out in the Wes…Share Tweet
Mark your calendars – the date has been set for the NHL’s most anticipated draft lottery in yearsthehockeynews.com Mar 25 (6 days ago)For months now, hockey fans have slowly built their anticipation for one of the most highly-consequential NHL draft lotteries since the process was introduced in 1995. And now it appears the league has settled on a date people can circle on their calend…Share TweetNHL.com Mar 23RALEIGH, N.C. - Andrew Shaw scored two goals, and the Chicago Blackhawks held off the Carolina Hurricanes 3-1 on Monday night. Corey Crawford made 43 saves for the Blackhawks, who have earned a point in 18 of their past 21 games and are fourt...Share Tweet
The 10 most surprising struggles of 2014-15thehockeynews.com Mar 23As much as a story like the resurgent New York Islanders or the Andrew Hammond-led Ottawa Senators pleases us, there will always be teams or players that fail to meet expectations. Be it simply a down year or a minor – or major, when it comes to a team …Share Tweet
Jesper Fast scores spinning, no look tally on Anton Khudobinthehockeynews.com Mar 21New York Rangers winger Jesper Fast hasn’t had the most notable of seasons, scoring only three goals and 10 points heading into Saturday night’s tilt with the Carolina Hurricanes. But after Saturday, he does have one of the most impressive goals of the …Share Tweet
WHL Roundup: DeBrusk nets hat trick, Bow stops 43 as Broncos down HurricanesNHL.com Mar 21LETHBRIDGE, Alta. - Jake DeBrusk scored two of his three goals in the second and Swift Current found the back of the net four times in the period as the Broncos beat the Lethbridge Hurricanes 5-3 on Friday night in Western Hockey League action. ...Share Tweet
Could the Buffalo Sabres win their way out of the McDavid and Eichel sweepstakes?thehockeynews.com Mar 18It might be hard to believe, but there’s a chance the Buffalo Sabres won’t finish dead last in the NHL this season. And if they don’t finish at the bottom of the standings, they won’t have a guaranteed shot at Connor McDavid or Jack Eichel in the upcomi…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Mar 18Carolina Hurricanes coaches will have to forgive defenseman Ryan Murphy if he can’t bear to watch tape of Tuesday night’s overtime loss to the Ottawa Senators. After all, it was he who was on the receiving end of one of the best deke-to-pass assists of …Share TweetOttawa Senators goalie Andrew Hammond tied a 76-year-old record set by a Boston Bruin on Tuesday night. In the process, the Senators drew within four points of the Bruins for a 2015 Stanley Cup Playoff berth. Hammond moved to 11-0-1 with a 2-1 overtime …Share TweetNHL.com Mar 17New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist has been cleared to return to practice following an exam and consultation with specialists, the Rangers announced Tuesday. Lundqvist was injured Jan. 31 during a game against the Carolina Hurricanes...Share Tweet
Army father returns from duty to surprise son during Blue Jackets gamethehockeynews.com Mar 16Staff Sergeant Haywood McDaniel has been serving with the United States Army in Cuba for the past year, but made a special return home Sunday night to surprise his son Brayden during the Blue Jackets outing against the Carolina Hurricanes. The surprise …Share Tweet
Malone's goal caps big 2nd period, Hurricanes beat Blue Jackets 3-2 to stop 3-game skidNHL.com Mar 15COLUMBUS, Ohio - Brad Malone's goal capped a big second period for Carolina and helped the Hurricanes end a three-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Sunday. Justin Faulk and Ron Hainsey also scored for ...Share Tweet
Ellis stops 27 shots as Panthers shut out Hurricanes 2-0NHL.com Mar 14RALEIGH, N.C. - Dan Ellis made 27 saves for his first shutout of the season, and Brandon Pirri scored in the second period to lead the Florida Panthers to a 2-0 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday night. Dave Bolland added an emp...Share Tweet
Canadiens Blank HurricanesMar 19Carey Price had 31 saves in the Canadiens' 4-0 win over the Hurricanes.
Malone Wins It For HurricanesMar 15Brad Malone's seventh goal of the season broke a tie in the second period to give Carolina a 3-2 win over Columbus.
'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL: Top 3 GoalsMar 10Jim Basquil counts down the top goals of the week from across the NHL.
Finesse Diving Hockey GoalMar 9Hurricanes Alexander Semin gets tripped at the net but is able focus and still put the puck in the back of the goal.
The Best Guess DraftApr 1Let me tell you something about a “mock draft” a month before the “real draft.” It’s not very accurate. It would be more accurately called a “best guess draft.” That is all it is. Don’t let any of the geniuses, including a faux genius like me, tell you …
Doc Rivers, Steve Kerr spar again in Los Angeles Clippers-Golden State War…Mar 31Doc Rivers and Steve Kerr's latest bit of verbal jousting came before the Clippers hosted the Warriors at Staples Center on Tuesday night.
ESPN NowMar 31The nation's leading shot-blocker this season, LSU's Jordan Mickey, is going pro after his sophomore season. Insider Chad Ford: "While Mickey projects...
ESPN NowMar 31LSU sophomore Jordan Mickey is jumping to the NBA after leading the nation with 3.65 blocks per game this season. His 219 career swats are second-most...