Rangers’ jobs up for grabs with NHL preseason set to start

Rangers' jobs up for grabs with NHL preseason set to start

The Rangers will take the ice for their first preseason game at Madison Square Garden on Monday night, when the Islanders come to town looking to start their 2022-23 campaign on the right foot after missing the playoffs last season. Not only do these games serve as an opportunity for players to showcase themselves, but … Read more

Darcy Kuemper Q&A: On Capitals’ interest, Stanley Cup run, cooking and more

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Shortly after the Capitals signed Darcy Kuemper in July, I wrote an article that examined the player’s on-ice performance and analytics. This week, I went one-on-one with Washington’s newest star after a practice and asked him about his interests away from the rink. Just the important stuff, you know? Questions like: • Who’s on his … Read more

Can We Expect Positive Regression From Tatar?

Can We Expect Positive Regression From Tatar?

Last season, Tomas Tatar was not really who the New Jersey Devils wanted him to be when they signed him to that 2 year, $9 million deal last offseason. He ended the year with 15 goals and 15 assists across 76 games played, good for just under 0.4 points per game (0.395 to be more … Read more

PRESEASON FINAL – Kings 2, Sharks 3 OT – McLellan’s takeaways + Clarke’s preseason debut & notes

PRESEASON FINAL – Kings 2, Sharks 3 OT – McLellan's takeaways + Clarke's preseason debut & notes

The LA Kings came up short in their first game of the 2022 preseason, falling in overtime to the San Jose Sharks by a score of 3-2 at the SAP Center on Sunday evening. Blake Lizotte scored to tie the game with less than three minutes to play in the third and force overtime, but … Read more

Veleno, Hagg Added To Red Wings Injury List

Red Wings Robet Hagg

Training camp isn’t even a week old already, the injury list of the Detroit Red Wings is five deep. Forward Joe Veleno was a late scratch from Sunday’s Red & White game with an undisclosed injury. “It was maintenance day,” Red Wings coach Derek Lalonde said of Veleno. “We probably could have played Veleno. This … Read more

Sept. 25: NHL Preseason Roundup

Sept.  25: NHL Preseason Roundup

Gaudreau, who signed a seven-year, $68.25 million contract ($9.75 million average annual value) with the Blue Jackets on July 13, assisted on goals 1:04 apart in the second period by Patrick Laine (8:03) and Jakub Voracek (9:07) that gave Columbus a 3-0 lead. “It’s going to take time to get used to playing with new … Read more

Martin Frk has something on his mind besides earning a roster spot

Martin Frk has something on his mind besides earning a roster spot

The Blues’ season opener is on Oct. 15. The first NHL regular-season game is Oct. 7, the first game in North America is Oct. 11. The Blues figure to set their opening-night roster sometime around Oct. 9. The day Blues roster hopeful Martin Frk is thinking about is Oct. 12. That’s the due date for … Read more

Monday Morning Fly By: Minor success

Monday Morning Fly By: Minor success

*Game 1 of the Flyers’ 2022-23 preseason is in the books and it was a win! Undefeated in the Tortorella era! Let’s not focus on the fact that it was a meaningless game played mostly by dudes that will not be on the opening night roster; they won! [BSH] *Charlie saw so much worth noting … Read more

Jason Zucker dazzles with overtime goal against Blue Jackets

Jason Zucker dazzles with overtime goal against Blue Jackets

As the Penguins are preparing to get their season underway, forward Jason Zucker is hoping that the high note began the preseason with a sign of good things to come. Zucker dazzled the crowd with a game-winning goal in overtime, propelling the Pens to a 3-2 win. For Zucker, he’s hoping that more goals like … Read more

Canes GM makes some interesting comments about Vincent Trocheck

Canes GM makes some interesting comments about Vincent Trocheck

NEW YORK, NEW YORK – MAY 28: Ryan Lindgren #55 of the New York Rangers and Vincent Trocheck #16 of the Carolina Hurricanes pursue the puck during the first period in Game Six of the Second Round of the 2022 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square. Garden on May 28, 2022 in New York City. … Read more