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Jets head out on another road trip looking for wins that come hard at home
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WINNIPEG - For a team that just lost two in a row, the Winnipeg Jets were in a pretty good mood Monday at their last practice before hitting the road this week. "Sometimes you have to fight to stay positive and that's your biggest challenge,"...Upvote Share Tweet
Struggles, streaks, and scoring: 10 unexpected stats at the quarter point of the seasonthehockeynews.com 4 hours agoThere are always early season surprises. That’s just the nature of hockey. A lucky bounce here and there, and you have Jon Sim fighting for the lead in preseason scoring, which is something that has actually happened in the past. Over the course of the …Upvote Share Tweet
Former NHL player, coach Oliver dies at 77NHL.com 8 hours agoMurray Oliver, a center who played in 1,127 NHL games with the Detroit Red Wings, Boston Bruins, Toronto Maple Leafs and Minnesota North Stars, died Sunday after a heart attack, the Minneapolis Star-Tribune reported. He was 77. A five-time All-...Upvote Share TweetNHL.com 9 hours agoNEW YORK – Vancouver Canucks right wing Jannik Hansen, Detroit Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar and Dallas Stars left wing Jamie Benn have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Nov. 23. FIRST STAR – JANNIK HANSEN, RW, VANCOUVER ...Upvote Share Tweet
Blackhawks still looking for consistency as rival Canucks defeat Chicago 4-1NHL.com 18 hours agoVANCOUVER - The Chicago Blackhawks are still looking for consistency a quarter of the way into their season. The Blackhawks left Vancouver with a 4-1 loss on Sunday night as players and coaches said the team needs to find its rhythm moving fo...Upvote Share TweetRyan Reaves scored the game-winner in his hometown, and the St. Louis Blues defeated the Winnipeg Jets 4-2 on Sunday.Upvote Share Tweet
NHL Three Stars: Hansen's hatty; King Henrik blanks Habsyahoo.com 19 hours agoNo. 1 Star: Jannik Hansen, Vancouver Canucks Hansen earned his first career hat trick Sunday night in Vancouver's 4-1 win over Chicago. His second goal was a beaut: No. 2 Star: Henrik Lundqvist, New York Rangers The netminder stopped all 21 shots agains…Upvote Share Tweet
Oilers Fans Ruthlessly Boo Team After Lossdeadspin.com Nov 23 (yesterday)The Oilers lost 7-1 at home to the Blackhawks last night, and as they walked to the locker room, their fans made sure to let them know how much they sucked. Some solid team-fan interaction, here.Read more...Upvote Share Tweet
An NHL player’s guide to not looking like an idiot on the internetthehockeynews.com Nov 23 (yesterday)Being an NHL player has its rewards, but also its dangers. And I’m not just talking about on-ice pitfalls. I refer to social media – which, as this issue’s editor-in-chief has shown, can be a wonderful place but can also create a massive public relation…Upvote Share Tweet
NHL Three Stars: Enroth, Pickard shine in the creaseyahoo.com Nov 23 (yesterday)No. 1 Star: Jhonas Enroth, Buffalo Sabres The Sabres goalie made 43 saves, including 20 in the second period, as Buffalo topped the Washington Capitals, 2-1. Torrey Mitchell had the game-winner. No. 2 Star: Jamie Benn, Dallas Stars Benn finally exploded…Upvote Share TweetDENVER - The Colorado Avalanche's frantic finish more than made up for a bad first period. Zach Redmond scored his second goal of the game with 1:35 remaining, and the Avalanche rallied to beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 on Saturday night. ...Upvote Share Tweet
Benn scores 2 in 1st period, Stars beat Kings 5-4DALLAS - Jamie Benn got the Dallas Stars started early, and Kari Lehtonen shut down the Los Angeles Kings late. Benn scored two first-period goals to help Dallas take a four-goal lead. Lehtonen saved 16 of 17 shots in the third period, allowi...Upvote Share Tweet
Toews, Hossa lead Chicago Blackhawks in 7-1 drubbing of Edmonton OilersEDMONTON - Marian Hossa had a goal and three assists and Jonathan Toews added a pair of goals as the Chicago Blackhawks scored early and often in a 7-1 drubbing of the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday. Marcus Kruger, Kris Versteeg, Duncan Keith an...Upvote Share Tweet
Filip Forsberg scores in shootout, Predators beat Panthers 3-2 after blowing late 2-goal leadNASHVILLE, Tenn. - After the Predators squandered a late two-goal lead, their rookie sensation scored the game-winner in a shootout. Filip Forsberg had the lone goal in a four-round tiebreaker, and Nashville beat the Florida Panthers 3-2 on S...Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Nov 22 (yesterday)NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Filip Forsberg scored the lone goal in a shootout, and the Nashville Predators beat the Florida Panthers 3-2 on Saturday night after squandering a two-goal lead in the final minute of the third period. Colin Wilson and Matt...Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 22 (yesterday)Welcome to Dallas, Jason Demers. In his first game with the Dallas Stars, the former San Jose Sharks defenseman said hello to some old friends: The Los Angeles Kings, who visited the Lone Star State on Saturday night. In the first period, Jarret Stoll h…Upvote Share Tweet
Miracle on Manchester to a silent Maple Leaf Square, the five greatest NHL comebacksthehockeynews.com Nov 22 (2 days ago)In the Swedish third league on Wednesday, one of the most incredible comebacks in hockey history happened. Down 3-0 in the third period, IFK Arboga scored with just under 12 minutes left in the third period. Then they scored again 20 seconds later. And …Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Nov 22 (2 days ago)The Pittsburgh Penguins’ forward lines suffered a serious blow when veteran winger Pascal Dupuis was sidelined for six months with a blood clot in one of his lungs. It didn’t take long for rumors to surface over how they’ll address Dupuis’ absence. USA …Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 22 (3 days ago)No. 1 Star: Cory Schneider, New Jersey Devils The netminder made his 20th straight start tonight for the New Jersey Devils. Talk about riding your goaltender all season. Schneider made all 29 saves against the hapless Oilers for his 19th career shut-out…Upvote Share Tweet
Blues Double Up JetsNov 23The Blues captured their 12th win in 15 games with a 4-2 victory over the Jets.
Modano Honored, Stars WinNov 22Mike Modano was honored before the Stars topped the Kings 5-4.
Elevated Plays Of The WeekNov 21Check out some of the best goals, hits and saves from this week in the NHL.
Red Wings Rally For WinNov 20Tomas Tatar's late goal in the third period was the difference in a 4-3 win over the Jets.
Your top five hereNov 24John Clayton believes Odell Beckham Jr.'s catch last night was the fourth best ever.
Odell of a CatchNov 24LSU football coach Les Miles was in his office Sunday night in Baton Rouge, watching video, preparing for a Thursday night game against Texas A&M, when he was told there was something he had to see. It was video of one of his former players/acrobats…
Clayton's Last Call: Sorting out AFC raceNov 21The AFC playoff race continues to gain clarity, John Clayton writes. Plus, Seattle's D, Denver's simpler approach and more.
‘The Opportunity To Do Something Special’Nov 21Follow 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