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In recent days there’s been some buzz claiming the Dallas Stars could be interested in Toronto Maple Leafs defensemen Dion Phaneuf or Cody Franson. The basis for this was a report on the Stars needs by Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News. Heika, howev…Upvote Share Tweet
NHL.com Jan 24 (3 days ago)1938 - The Montreal Canadiens and Detroit Red Wings play a series of postseason exhibition games in Europe. This is the first overseas tour by NHL players. 1959 - The Boston Bruins and New York Rangers make the second tour of Europe by NHL club...Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jan 21 (6 days ago)The Colorado Avalanche and Minnesota Wild will each host outdoor games next season, according to a report Wednesday from TSN’s Bob McKenzie. The games will complement the Jan. 1 Winter Classic, which will take place in Boston’s Gillette Stadium and feat…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jan 21 (6 days ago)DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings assigned left wing Teemu Pulkkinen to the Grand Rapids Griffins of the AHL on Wednesday. Pulkkinen scored his first NHL goal on Tuesday night in Detroit's victory over the Minnesota Wild. Now the Red Wings are ...Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 20Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. • Please explain Olivier Roy's obsession with Usain Bolt, Michael Phelps and Flo…Upvote Share Tweet
Byfuglien, Tatar and Okposo named stars of the weekNHL.com Jan 19NEW YORK – Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien, Detroit Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar and New York Islanders right wing Kyle Okposo have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Jan. 18. FIRST STAR – DUSTIN BYFUGLIEN, D, W...Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jan 19DETROIT - By the time Henrik Zetterberg scored his third goal of the third period, a terrible start by the Detroit Red Wings was all but forgotten. Zetterberg's hat trick capped an impressive Detroit comeback, lifting the Red Wings to a 6-4 v...Upvote Share Tweet
What’s it going to take for Mike Babcock to win the Jack Adams?thehockeynews.com Jan 18If there is a hockey god, one of these years, Mike Babcock is going to get recognized as the NHL’s top coach. It didn’t happen for him last year, when he dragged the league’s second-most injured team to its 23rd consecutive playoff appearance; Colorado’…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jan 17DETROIT - Tomas Tatar scored twice, and Henrik Zetterberg added a clever tally from behind the goal line to help the Detroit Red Wings snap Nashville's five-game winning streak with a 5-2 victory over the Predators on Saturday night. Gustav N...Upvote Share Tweet
Henrik Zetterberg banks one in off the head of Nashville goalie Marek MazanecHenrik Zetterberg took the term “cerebral player” to a new level on Saturday. The Detroit Red Wings captain scored an unbelievable goal with a bank shot off the side of Nashville netminder Marek Mazanec’s head on Saturday. With Detroit up 3-1 on the pow…Upvote Share Tweet
Goalies scoring goals: a fluky and fabulous historyReto Berra joined some heady company on Friday when he scored a goal by shooting the puck down the ice in an AHL game. It’s a rare occasion when a goalie gets credit for the other team scoring on their own net, but it’s even rarer for a goalie to actual…Upvote Share TweetIt never happened before, nor has it happened since. And it very likely never will happen again. Coached by Clarence ‘Hap’ Day, the 1941-42 Toronto Maple Leafs remain the only team to overcome a 3-0 deficit in the Stanley Cup final. They accomplished th…Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Avalanche’s O’Reilly, Sabres’ Myers center of trade talksThe Colorado Avalanche’s struggles this season continue to provide fodder for trade rumors involving versatile forward Ryan O’Reilly, winner of the 2014 Lady Byng Trophy. It’s well known the Avalanche lack skilled blueline depth, which is reflected in t…Upvote Share Tweet
Datsyuk scores at 4:57 of OT, gives Red Wings 3-2 win over BluesNHL.com Jan 16ST. LOUIS - Detroit Red Wings forward Henrik Zetterberg knew that going to a shootout against the St. Louis Blues would be a risky proposition. So he was overjoyed when Pavel Datsyuk scored at 4:57 of overtime to give the Red Wings a 3-2 win ...Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 15Pekka Rinne of the Nashville Predators and Jimmy Howard of the Detroit Red Wings were both named to the 2015 NHL All-Star Game roster. Alas, injuries – and the chance to rehab over the all-star break – knocked both of them out of the game, as Rinne has …Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Kessel, Phaneuf could be traded in off-seasonthehockeynews.com Jan 14In the week since the Toronto Maple Leafs replaced coach Randy Carlyle on an interim basis with Peter Horachek, trade rumors continue to dog the club. Much of it centers upon Leafs star Phil Kessel, whose critics were out in full force last week. During…Upvote Share Tweet
Mrazek stops 25 shots in first start in place of injured Howard as Red Wings beat Sabres 3-1NHL.com Jan 13BUFFALO, N.Y. - Petr Mrazek made 25 saves in his first start in place of injured starting goalie Jimmy Howard, and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-1 on Tuesday night. Darren Helm, Gustav Nyquist and Tomas Tatar scored for the ...Upvote Share TweetBUFFALO -- The Buffalo Sabres retired Dominik Hasek's number Tuesday, raising his No. 39 to the rafters at First Niagara Center before the game against the Detroit Red Wings. Hasek received a standing ovation after he was introduced by legendar...Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jan 12BUFFALO, N.Y. - Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock says a groin injury will prevent starting goalie Jimmy Howard from playing in the NHL All-Star Game in two weeks. Babcock listed Howard week to week in providing the update after practice i...Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Jan 12Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock says a groin injury will prevent starting goalie Jimmy Howard from playing in the NHL All-Star Game in two weeks.Upvote Share TweetThe Detroit Red Wings have put goalie Jimmy Howard on injured reserve after he was carted off the ice Saturday night at Washington.Upvote Share Tweet
Are there still potential landing spots for Martin Brodeur?thehockeynews.com Jan 11After goaltender Martin Brodeur registered his 125th shutout, there was thought it may be the last of his career. With the return of Brian Elliott to the Blues lineup and the play of Jake Allen, there seemed there was no more room for him in St. Louis. …Upvote Share Tweet
Top 10 NHL Plays Of The First HalfJan 22"SportsCenter" takes a look back at the top ten NHL plays of the season so far.
Red Wings Win Fifth StraightJan 20The Red Wings needed the shootout to defeat the Wild 5-4.
Howard Injured In Red Wings' LossJan 10Goalie Jimmy Howard exited on a stretcher in the first period after suffering a groin injury in the Red Wings' 3-1 loss to the Capitals.
Elevated Plays Of The WeekDec 18Check out some of the best goals, saves and hits from this week in the NHL.
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Deflategate Will Be a Complicated InvestigationJan 27“We have obtained and are continuing to obtain additional information, including video and other electronic information and physical evidence. We have retained Renaissance Associates, an investigatory firm with sophisticated forensic expertise, to assis…
Brooklyn Nets evaluating future of Lionel Hollins, playersJan 26The Brooklyn Nets, increasingly worried about a recent lack of competitiveness, have launched an in-season evaluation of various facets of the team, including new coach Lionel Hollins, according to league sources.
What the Patriots Must DoJan 26Follow The MMQB on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. The MMQB Newsletter Enter your email below to receive the best of The MMQB in your inbox each weekday