Game previews

Penguins-Capitals Preview May 4

by PA Stats Inc - May 4, 2009 12:27 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) As per his usual routine, Sidney Crosby took to the practice rink Sunday and replayed the top scoring chances he missed from his previous game.


Blackhawks-Canucks Preview May 2

by PA Stats Inc - May 2, 2009 12:24 PM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) Jonathan Toews gave the Chicago Blackhawks something else to worry about besides their early hole against the Vancouver Canucks.


Hurricanes-Bruins Preview May 1

by PA Stats Inc - May 1, 2009 11:55 AM EDT

WILMINGTON, Mass. (AP) The Boston Bruins have had eight days off since sweeping Montreal out of the first round, giving them a chance to hang out and heal while the Carolina Hurricanes were engaged in a seven-game struggle with New Jersey.


Ducks-Red Wings Preview May 1

by PA Stats Inc - May 1, 2009 11:55 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) There are two things you can count on during every NHL playoff game in Detroit. Octopi will splat on the ice, and Tomas Holmstrom will be parked in front of the net.


Blackhawks-Canucks Preview Apr 29

by PA Stats Inc - April 29, 2009 8:12 PM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) The Chicago Blackhawks' last game against the Vancouver Canucks featured a third-period line brawl that had everything from WWF-style body slams to hair pulling.


Hurricanes-Devils Preview Apr 27

by PA Stats Inc - April 27, 2009 7:21 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) Martin Brodeur has played in a deciding Game 7 of a playoff series eight times in his career with the New Jersey Devils and the prospect of another hasn't changed the way the New Jersey Devils goaltender feels.


Rangers-Capitals Preview Apr 27

by PA Stats Inc - April 27, 2009 5:46 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) Unencumbered by talk of possible bites or potential suspensions, Alex Ovechkin strolled into the locker room at the Capitals' training facility Monday wearing an Italian soccer club's jersey and his usual "What, me worry?" gap-toothed grin.


Sharks-Ducks Preview

by PA Stats Inc - April 27, 2009 1:52 PM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) Perhaps now it's the Anaheim Ducks' turn to grip their sticks a little bit tighter.The Ducks missed their first opportunity to complete a remarkable playoff upset in Game 5, losing 3-2 in overtime to the top-seeded San Jose Sharks.


Blackhawks-Flames Preview

by PA Stats Inc - April 26, 2009 11:38 PM EDT

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) The Calgary Flames will have a raucous home crowd backing them as they fight for their playoff lives Monday night. Having Jarome Iginla reappear would be a help, too.


Sharks-Ducks Preview

by PA Stats Inc - April 26, 2009 7:25 PM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) Perhaps now it's the Anaheim Ducks' turn to grip their sticks a little bit tighter.The Ducks missed their first opportunity to complete a remarkable playoff upset in Game 5, losing 3-2 in overtime to the top-seeded San Jose Sharks.


Capitals-Rangers Preview

by PA Stats Inc - April 25, 2009 11:24 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) A tossed bottle and a squirt of liquid by Rangers coach John Tortorella landed New York's bench boss in hot water and on the sidelines for Game 6 against the Washington Capitals.


Capitals-Rangers Preview

by PA Stats Inc - April 25, 2009 7:24 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) Rangers coach John Tortorella expects to be behind the bench for Game 6 of the first-round series against Washington, but declined to talk further about a water bottle-throwing incident that could land him in trouble with the NHL.


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