NHL Metropolitan News and Rumors
Gerard Gallant says post-firing taxi photos 'blown out of proportion'
yahoo.com Updated Dec 1 (2 days ago)
Gerard Gallant, former Florida Panthers head coach, gets into a cab after being relieved of his duties following an NHL game against the Carolina Hurricanes on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016, in Raleigh, N.C. (AP) Former Florida Panthers coach Gerard Gallant sai…Share Tweet
November rookie of the month: Columbus Blue Jackets' Zach WerenskiESPN.com Dec 1 (2 days ago)November rookie of the month: Columbus Blue Jackets' Zach WerenskiShare Tweet
Randy Carlyle softens approach in second Ducks stintyahoo.com Dec 1 (2 days ago)Randy Carlyle and assistant coach Paul MacLean of the Anaheim Ducks watch warmups before a game against the New Jersey Devils at Honda Center on Nov. 17, 2016, in Anaheim. (Getty) ANAHEIM, Calif. – On a Monday morning at Honda Center the Anaheim Ducks f…Share Tweet
Matt Murray glove save robs John Tavares (Video)yahoo.com Nov 30 (3 days ago)It was the best case scenario for the New York Islanders. The team was on a 5-on-3 and in control of the puck in the Pittsburgh Penguins zone. Ryan Strome sent a perfect pass across the front of the crease to the team’s most lethal goal scorer, John Tav…Share Tweet
Rangers are NHL's most valuable team again in annual Forbes rankingsyahoo.com Nov 30 (3 days ago)Nick Holden of the New York Rangers celebrates with Jimmy Vesey after scoring against the Carolina Hurricanes at Madison Square Garden on Nov. 29, 2016, in New York City. (Getty) For the second straight year the New York Rangers are the NHL’s most valua…Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 30 (4 days ago)Florida Panthers head coach Gerard Gallant argues a call with referee Wes McCauley (4) during the third period of Game 2 in a first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series against the New York Islanders, Friday, April 15, 2016, in Sunrise, Fla. (AP …Share Tweet
Bobby Ryan aggravates hand injury in Senators loss vs. Sabresyahoo.com Nov 29 (4 days ago)NEW YORK, NY – NOVEMBER 27: Bobby Ryan #9 of the Ottawa Senators skates with the puck against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden on November 27, 2016 in New York City. The Ottawa Senators won 2-0. (Photo by Jared Silber/NHLI via Getty Images)…Share Tweet
Penguins GM: Two-goalie system 'hasn't worked … as well as I thought it would'yahoo.com Nov 29 (4 days ago)(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) The goaltending tandem of Marc-Andre Fleury and Matt Murray will likely be broken up at some point in the next few months. Either Pittsburgh Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford will convince Fleury, who turned 32 on Monday,…Share Tweet
NHL Three Stars: Hickey, Tarasenko score in overtimeyahoo.com Nov 28 (5 days ago)NEW YORK, NY – NOVEMBER 28: (L-R) Thomas Hickey #14 and Shane Prince #11 of the New York Islanders celebrate Hickey’s game winning overtime goal against Brian Elliott #1 of the Calgary Flames at the Barclays Center on November 28, 2016 in the Brooklyn b…Share Tweet
NHL Three Stars: Hellebuyck blanks Predators; Anderson shuts out Rangersyahoo.com Nov 28 (6 days ago)WINNIPEG, MB – NOVEMBER 27: Mike Fisher #12 of the Nashville Predators creates a screen in front of goaltender Connor Hellebuyck #37 of the Winnipeg Jets as the puck flies towards the net during third period action at the MTS Centre on November 27, 2016…Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 28 (6 days ago)Gerard Gallant, right, former Florida Panthers head coach, waits for a cab after being relieved of his duties following an NHL hockey game against the Carolina Hurricanes, Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016, in Raleigh, N.C. (AP Photo/Karl B DeBlaker) When the Flori…Share Tweet
Michael Leighton picks up first NHL win since 2010yahoo.com Nov 27 (6 days ago)Michael Leighton of the Carolina Hurricanes deflects the puck away from Jaromir Jagr #68 of the Florida Panthers during an NHL game on November 27, 2016 at PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Getty Images) Journeyman goaltender Michael Leighton stopp…Share Tweet
Jordan Staal exits Hurricanes win over Panthers with upper-body injuryyahoo.com Nov 27 (6 days ago)Carolina Hurricanes Center Jordan Staal at warmup before the Carolina Hurricanes versus the Montreal Canadiens game on November 24, 2016, at Bell Centre in Montreal, QC (Getty Images) Jordan Staal exited the Carolina Hurricanes’ Sunday game against the …Share Tweet
Barry Trotz takes puck off head, ref cam captures the pain (Video)yahoo.com Nov 26 (7 days ago)Washington Capitals coach Barry Trotz is a big teddy bear, but he’s built like D-cell battery. This comes in handy on those rare occasions when standing behind an NHL bench becomes hazardous. Saturday night was one of those occasions. As the Capitals an…Share Tweet
Pass or Fail: Pittsburgh Penguins' 2017 Stadium Series jerseyyahoo.com Nov 25NBC The Pittsburgh Penguins’ Stadium Series jersey that they will wear for their Feb. 25 meeting against the Philadelphia Flyers at Heinz Field was unveiled Friday. NBC’s Doc Emrick revealed them during the Black Friday matinee between the Flyers and Ne…Share Tweet
Inside Chicago Blackhawks’ gloriously weird season (Trending Topics)yahoo.com Nov 25Jonathan Toews celebrates a goal by the Chicago Blackhawks. (Getty) Over the past week a lot of people have started to take notice of what the Columbus Blue Jackets are doing. Specifically, they’re winning a lot. And they shouldn’t. Greg covered it pret…Share Tweet
NHL Three Stars: Ovechkin tricks Blues; Devils rally over Leafsyahoo.com Nov 24No. 1 Star: Alex Ovechkin, Washington Capitals The sniper’s hat trick gives him the most hat tricks among active players (16) as the Capitals held off the St. Louis Blues, 4-3. No. 2 Star: Michael Cammalleri, New Jersey Devils The winger led a Devils’ r…Share Tweetdeadspin.com Nov 21Jake Guentzel made his NHL debut for the Pittsburgh Penguins tonight and he got to work immediately, scoring on his very first shot. But that’s not why we’re here. Guentzel’s first goal (he scored both Pittsburgh goals on the evening) was the mere appet…Share Tweet
Hockey Player's Feat To Eventually Be Used On Facebook As Reason Why LeBron James Is Actually A Babydeadspin.com Nov 20Columbus Blue Jackets winger Matt Calvert will likely find his bandaged head in poorly constructed image macros across Facebook after his effort in Friday’s game against the New York Rangers. The hockey took a puck to the head, got fixed up, and scored …Share TweetIt looked like a night Matt Calvert of the Columbus Blue Jackets would never forget, for the wrong reasons. With 10:32 left in the second period on Friday night, Nick Holden of the New York Rangers fired a shot from the point. The puck sailed high, and …Share TweetPHILADELPHIA, PA – APRIL 18: Shayne Gostisbehere #53 of the Philadelphia Flyers takes a shot in the second period against the Washington Capitals in Game Three of the Eastern Conference First Round during the 2016 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Wells Fargo…Share TweetJersey Foul Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and Pittsburgh Penguins forward Sidney Crosby are local sporting icons in the Steel City. They led their teams to championships and helped usher in periods of success for both organizations.…Share Tweet
In praise of Flyers coach Dave Hakstol, scratcher of GhostsDave Hakstol is going to be second-guessed. It’s been happening since before his first game as Philadelphia Flyers coach. Craig Berube had taken the fall for an underperforming roster, but one that had some significant holes management hadn’t filled. Da…Share TweetNEWARK, NJ – MARCH 12: NWHL commissioner Dani Rylan addresses the media prior to Game 2 of the league’s inaugural championship series between the Boston Pride and the Bufalo Beauts at the New Jersey Devils hockey House on March 12, 2016 in Newark, New J…Share Tweet
Bernier Scores Twice In Devils' WinMar 20Steve Bernier scored his 100th career goal in the Devils' 3-1 win over the Sabres.
Ovechkin Extends League Lead In GoalsMar 19Alexander Ovechkin scored his 46th and 47th goals of the season in the Capitals' 3-2 win over the Wild to extend his league lead in goals.
Canadiens Blank HurricanesMar 19Carey Price had 31 saves in the Canadiens' 4-0 win over the Hurricanes.
Stars Stun PenguinsMar 19The Stars topped the Penguins 2-1 for their fourth win in five games.