Yesterday at thn.com:
In his blog, Ken Campbell asks, why wait to move the Predators?
Sam McCaig counts 10 reasons why Detroit is so dominant in his blog.
In the Ask Adam mailbag, Adam starts talking trade possibilities in the lead up to the trade deadline.
The Hot List, a rundown of players we can’t wait to see in the NHL, David Toews is featured.
In Campbellnomics: Henrik Zetterberg takes over the No. 1 spot.
Click HERE for NHL standings.
Montreal 2, Tampa Bay 3 (story/highlights)
- Vaclav Prospal had two goals and Vincent Lecavalier had two assists.
Carolina 3, Boston 2 (story/highlights)
- Andrew Ladd scored two, Joe Corvo had an assist and Cam Ward stopped 32 shots.
Philadelphia 3, New York Islanders 4 (story/highlights)
- Trent Hunter had a goal and two assists while Rick DiPietro turned aside 26 shots.
Buffalo 5, Ottawa 1 (story/highlights)
- Thomas Vanek scored a hat trick and Ryan Miller made 25 saves.
Detroit 2, Nashville 4 (story/highlights)
- Alex Radulov scored two, Jason Arnott added two helpers and Chris Mason made 40 saves.
Los Angeles 2, St. Louis 4 (story/highlights)
- David Backes had two points and Manny Legace turned aside 25 shots.
Minnesota 2, Edmonton 4 (story/highlights)
- Kyle Brodziak had two goals and Mathieu Garon stopped 38 shots.
Anaheim 2, Colorado 1 (story/highlights)
- Teemu Selanne scored his first goal of the season and J-S Giguere made 32 saves.
Calgary 4, San Jose 3 (OT) (story/highlights)
- Miikka Kiprusoff stopped 40 shots and Jarome Iginla scored the overtime-winner.
News and Views…
Anaheim: Travis Moen returned after missing four games due to the flu.
Buffalo: Ales Kotalik returned after missing a game with the flu… GM Darcy Regier met with Brian Campbell’s agent Larry Kelly to discuss future options, writes Mike Harrington of the Buffalo News. (more...)
Carolina: Recalled Ryan Bayda from Albany.
Chicago: Assigned Martin St-Pierre to Rockford and recalled David Bolland.
Edmonton: Lost Sheldon Souray for the remainder of the season to a shoulder injury. (more...)
Florida: Ben Volin of the Palm Beach Post writes that neck guards are only optional in youth leagues. (more...)
Los Angeles: Brad Stuart returned to the lineup after missing one game due to an illness.
Minnesota: Kim Johnsson is day-to-day with an illness.
Nashville: Martin Erat returned after missing two games with back spasms.
Ottawa: Assigned Nick Foligno to Binghamton… Ken Warren of the Ottawa Citizen writes that before he left, Joe Corvo had some parting shots for the Canadian media. (more...)
Philadelphia: Simon Gagne is out indefinitely with a concussion… Recalled Kyle Greentree from the Phantoms.
Pittsburgh: Rob Rossi of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review talks about how a rejuvenated Jordan Staal could help lift the Pens to a conference title. (more...)
St. Louis: Keith Tkachuk missed a game with the flu… The Blues are planning to raise ticket prices next season, writes Norm Sanders of the Belleville News-Democrat. (more...)
San Jose: Patrick Marleau is day-to-day with a groin injury.
Toronto: After he retires, Mats Sundin could see himself as a coach or GM one day, writes Terry Koshan of the Toronto Sun. (more...)
What’s on tap…
Toronto at Buffalo, 7:00 p.m.
Ottawa at New Jersey, 7:00 p.m.
Washington at Atlanta, 7:00 p.m.
Chicago at Columbus, 7:00 p.m.
Boston at Pittsburgh, 7:30 p.m.
Montreal at Florida, 7:30 p.m.
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