The five fastest overtime goals in NHL post-season history
thehockeynews.com Updated May 26 (yesterday)
Once it got to overtime, few expected Monday evening’s contest between the Anaheim Ducks and Chicago Blackhawks to go anything less than one full overtime period. Shockingly, however, it was over almost as soon as it started – 45 seconds in, Matt Belesk…Share Tweet
thehockeynews.com May 25 (3 days ago)While superstar Steven Stamkos tries to help the Tampa Bay Lightning reach the 2015 Stanley Cup Final, speculation is brewing over his long-term future with the club. Stamkos’ eligibility next summer for unrestricted free agency and the Lightning’s effo…Share Tweet
Pro wrestler-turned-UFC fighter CM Punk isn’t shy to show his true colors – Blackhawks’ redthehockeynews.com May 21 (6 days ago)You’ve got to understand this about Phil Brooks, professionally known as CM Punk: he was never handed anything as a blue-collar kid coming out of Chicago, as a student, as a pro wrestler who rose to the pinnacle of the industry or in his current line of…Share Tweet
Memorial Cup preview: How each team wins or losesthehockeynews.com May 16We know our four teams for the Memorial Cup now. Thanks to Oshawa’s ousting of Connor McDavid and the Erie Otters, the Generals will represent the OHL, joining Kelowna of the WHL, plus Quebec (the hosts) and Rimouski in the QMJHL. So who is favored to w…Share Tweetyahoo.com May 15In the grand tradition of sports teams knowing parts of their fanbase will buy anything, the New York Islanders, who said goodbye to Nassau Coliseum last month, have sold out of melted ice from their home of 43 years. NHL teams have this done before, mo…Share Tweet
The family business: How Paul Reinhart helped sons Sam, Griffin and Max become top prospectsthehockeynews.com May 10By George Johnson Watching his father, Paul, on ESPN Classic is like being transported into another world for Sam Reinhart. But it’s not his dad’s skill that has Sam in awe. The effortless skating style, crisp passing and ability to read the play in the…Share Tweet
How to snuff out a superstarthehockeynews.com May 9The Oshawa Generals knew they had a tall task on their hands. Facing Erie in the OHL final, the Gens had to figure out a way to stop Otters superstar Connor McDavid, who came into Game 1 with a dizzying 42 points in 15 playoff games. At the end of the n…Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Early exit could mean roster shakeup for Bluesthehockeynews.com May 9Another St. Louis Blues early playoff exit sparked speculation a roster shakeup could be in the works this summer. However, such moves might not be easy to pull off. Tom Timmermann of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports the combination of the Blues’ lim…Share TweetWhen the New York Islanders begin playing at Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn next season, it marks a new era for the franchise. Not only because they’re saying goodbye to the beloved asbestos hive known as the Nassau Coliseum, but because it’s the beginnin…Share Tweet
The 10 most amazing rookie performances of the past 10 playoffsthehockeynews.com May 7My oh my, these Washington Capitals rookies. Evgeny Kuznetsov delivered a penultimate blow to the New York Islanders in round 1 with a dazzling two-goal, one-assist performance in Game 5. Then he finished the job with the Game 7 winner. It was Andre Bur…Share TweetThe New York Islanders removed the ice from the Nassau Coliseum on Tuesday for the final time. Eight days after the Islanders' season ended with a 2-1 loss to the Washington Capitals in Game 7 of their Eastern Conference First Round series, Co...Share Tweet
Islanders defenseman Hamonic nominated as Humanitarian of the Yearthehockeynews.com May 4New York Islanders defenseman Travis Hamonic had one of the best seasons of his young career on the ice. It’s his year away from the rink, however, that should be helping the 24-year-old blueliner make some new fans. For his work in the community, espec…Share Tweet
Are Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry best 1-2 draft punch in NHL history?thehockeynews.com May 1When fans of the Anaheim Ducks watch games such as Thursday night’s thrashing of the Calgary Flames in Game 1 of their playoff series, there’s a good chance they thank their lucky stars that Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry are under contract for the next f…Share Tweet(Ed. Note: As the Stanley Cup Playoffs continue, we're bound to lose some friends along the journey. We've asked for these losers, gone but not forgotten, to be eulogized by the people who knew the teams best: The bloggers and fans who hate them the mos…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Apr 30Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin scored twice in Washington’s opening round series against the New York Islanders, but he didn’t have the type of impact he’s capable of. However, in Game 1 of the Caps’ second-round series against the New York Rangers Thur…Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 30UNIONDALE, N.Y. — Ryan Strome lives with John Tavares, but he was unaware that the New York Islanders captain was nominated for the Hart Trophy until he overheard a phone conversation. “Nice guy,” Strome joked Thursday. “He’d have my vote every day,” he…Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 30Sorry all people of New York City. You have been deprived of a magical Rangers/Islanders playoff series to close out the Nassau Coliseum. Thanks Washington Capitals, for beating the Isles in the first round and ruining our dream. Whatever, this should s…Share Tweet
Toews Leads Blackhawks Past IslandersMar 17Jonathan Toews had two goals and two assists in Chicago's 4-1 win over New York.
Habs Hand Isles Third Straight LossMar 14Max Pacioretty scored his 34th goal of the season in Montreal's 3-1 win over New York.
Rangers Edge IslandersMar 10Rick Nash's 39th goal of the season lifted the Rangers past the Islanders 2-1.
Nash On Rangers' WinMar 10Rick Nash discusses the Rangers' 2-1 win over the Islanders.
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