by PA Stats Inc - October 14, 2009 10:22 AM EDT
After opening the season with a loss, both the New York Rangers and Los Angeles Kings are two of the hottest teams in the NHL, and both clubs are looking for their longest winning streaks in more than 3 1/2 years.
by PA Stats Inc - October 12, 2009 7:11 PM EDT
Patrick Marleau is off to a fast start for the San Jose Sharks. A matchup with the Phoenix Coyotes, though, could slow the veteran winger.One of the leaders of a surging Sharks offense, Marleau looks to end his struggles against the Coyotes on Monday night.
by PA Stats Inc - October 12, 2009 6:16 PM EDT
While the Los Angeles Kings have equaled their best start in five seasons, the New York Islanders already find themselves in a familiar spot in the Atlantic Division.
by PA Stats Inc - October 8, 2009 12:37 AM EDT
After differing results in their season-opening trips to Europe, the Chicago Blackhawks and Detroit Red Wings are in contrasting situations heading into their first meeting of 2009-10.
by PA Stats Inc - October 8, 2009 12:21 AM EDT
The Philadelphia Flyers retooled their defense after being eliminated in the playoffs by the Pittsburgh Penguins for the second straight year.
by PA Stats Inc - October 7, 2009 10:17 AM EDT
The Pittsburgh Penguins have picked up where they left off.Pittsburgh looks to open with three straight wins for the first time in 14 years Wednesday night when it hosts the Phoenix Coyotes.
by PA Stats Inc - October 6, 2009 10:27 PM EDT
Considering the Tampa Bay Lightning were one of the NHL's worst defensive teams last season, it wasn't surprising that they struggled in their first game of 2009-10.
by PA Stats Inc - October 6, 2009 5:33 PM EDT
A major gaffe by Nikolai Khabibulin in his debut with the Edmonton Oilers wasted an impressive rally.The veteran goaltender will try help the Oilers avoid opening a season with consecutive losses for the first time in 11 years Tuesday night when they host the Dallas Stars.
by PA Stats Inc - October 3, 2009 2:29 PM EDT
Carey Price is trying to put a tough postseason behind him. The Buffalo Sabres, meanwhile, want nothing more than to experience what the playoffs feel like again.
by PA Stats Inc - October 2, 2009 6:25 PM EDT
The Philadelphia Flyers and Carolina Hurricanes were knocked out of last season's playoffs by the eventual Stanley Cup champions. They'll begin what they hope is a trip back to the postseason when they open 2009-10 at the RBC Center on Friday night.
by PA Stats Inc - October 2, 2009 1:25 PM EDT
HELSINKI (AP) Finland will host NHL for the first time when the Chicago Blackhawks and Florida Panthers open their seasons Friday and Saturday at Hartwall Arena.
by PA Stats Inc - October 2, 2009 1:16 PM EDT
STOCKHOLM (AP) More than a few players will feel right at home when the Detroit Red Wings and St. Louis Blues open their NHL seasons with a home-and-home series Friday and Saturday in the Swedish capital.