Game 3 between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the New York Islanders had everything, including a blown non-call by referee Brad Watson that led to the overtime game-winner. More
Off-season surgery has sidelined Torey Krug for six months and David Krejci for five months. Krug, 25, could miss the start of next season, while Krejci’s injury puts his participation in the World Cup of Hockey in question.
Marcus Johansson finished Monday’s game after being walloped by Kris Letang, but the Washington Capitals winger was forced to miss Tuesday’s practice with an upper-body injury. Johansson has two goals and seven points this post-season, and losing him for Game 4 would be a blow for Washington.
IIHF president Rene Fasel doesn’t seem overly optimistic about the chances of NHL participation at the 2018 Olympics. Fasel said the travel and insurance costs are still major hurdles, but said he “will do everything possible” to help the NHL participate.
The Tri-City Storm right winger had a great second half in the USHL and has kept it going in the playoffs. Learn about him plus prospects from the Senators and Islanders, not to mention Russia's next big thing coming to America in our weekly wrap.
The Penguins' Kris Letang could face league discipline after hammering the Capitals' Marcus Johansson in Game 3.
Seattle City Council voted against selling a portion of a downtown street, which could effectively kill one of the most promising arena proposals. Still without an arena, Seattle’s chances of landing an NHL franchise anytime soon continue to dwindle.
The New York Islanders are home for Game 3, and they could have two familiar faces in the lineup as Josh Bailey and Ryan Pulock skated ahead of Tuesday’s game. Meanwhile, Jaroslav Halak continues to rehab his groin injury, but there’s no rush for his return thanks to the play of Thomas Greiss.
Hartley won the Jack Adams Award as coach of the year in 2015, but couldn't replicate the results this season. With Anaheim firing Bruce Boudreau recently, the table seems perfectly set for 'Gabby' to take over in Calgary.
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