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March 10, 2009

NHL Left Winger Gary Roberts announces his retirement



This news comes as no surprise. As Roberts said this would be his last season, even before his recent year-ending injury. Good luck in retirement Gary. ... [Full Story]

Rating: 1.9/ (85 votes cast)

March 9, 2009

FL Panther Nathan Horton to miss 2-4 weeks



This injury couldn't have come at a worse time for a team trying to make the playoffs for the first time in 9 years. With just 16 games left in the regular season, including a two-game road trip starting today against teams also vying for playoffs spots, the last thing... [Full Story]

Rating: 2.5/ (4 votes cast)

Montreal Canadiens fire Coach Guy Carbonneau



General Manager and former coach Bob Gainey will be standing behind the bench beginning tomorrow. From ESPN- Guy Carbonneau was fired as coach of the struggling Montreal Canadiens, hockey's most historic franchise that is in danger of missing the playoffs in its 100th season. The timing of Monday's move was... [Full Story]

Rating: 2/ (4 votes cast)

March 8, 2009

Does it look as if I need help?- Columbus routs Detroit 8-2



Left Winger Rick Nash scored an unusual hat trick. From AP- The Columbus Blue Jackets gave their playoff hopes a boost -- and set a couple of team records, too. Rick Nash had his fourth career hat trick -- his second against Detroit this season and third overall against the... [Full Story]

Rating: 3/ (2 votes cast)

March 5, 2009

Florida Panthers acquire Defenseman Steve Eminger from Tampa Bay



In return Florida sent D Noah Welch and a 3rd round pick. From Sports Network- The Florida Panthers did make a trade involving a defenseman on Wednesday, however, it didn't involve Jay Bouwmeester. Instead, they acquired defenseman Steve Eminger from the Tampa Bay Lightning in exchange for defenseman Noah Welch... [Full Story]

Rating: 3.5/ (2 votes cast)

March 4, 2009

Let the trading begin- Columbus sends Goalie Pascal Leclaire to Ottawa



The NHL trading deadline is four hours away. From CBC Sports- The Ottawa Senators traded forward Antoine Vermette to the Columbus Blue Jackets on Wednesday. In exchange, Ottawa receives goaltender Pascal LeClaire and a second-round pick in the 2009 NHL draft. Vermette, 26, has nine goals and 19 assists in... [Full Story]

Rating: 1/ (1 votes cast)

March 2, 2009

Have you no sense of decency?- Montreal Canadiens sign Andrew Conboy



He was suspended by his college hockey team two months ago. From AP- Andrew Conboy, suspended by Michigan State this season for an attack on a Michigan player, signed a three-year contract with the Montreal Canadiens on Monday. Conboy opted to turn pro with Hamilton of the AHL, Montreal's top... [Full Story]

Rating: 0/ (0 votes cast)

March 1, 2009

No way Jose- FL Panthers rout Washington 6-2



The Capitals got the first and last goal of the game but little went right in between. From AP- Stephen Weiss, Bryan McCabe and Jay Bouwmeester scored power-play goals in the first period, Florida held Alex Ovechkin without a point until the final minute, and the Panthers beat the Southeast... [Full Story]

Rating: 0/ (0 votes cast)

Goalie Martin Brodeur records 100th career shutout



He only needs four more to have the most in NHL history. From AP- Martin Brodeur has found the New Jersey Devils have changed during his almost four-month injury absence. This is a team that not only plays defense, it scores early and often. Brodeur earned his 100th NHL regular-season... [Full Story]

Rating: 5/ (1 votes cast)

Dallas Stars Steve Ott suspended for eye goguing



He says it was an accident. From AP- Stars center Steve Ott was suspended indefinitely by the NHL on Sunday after he received a penalty for attempting to injure Anaheim's Travis Moen at the end of a game one day earlier. Ott missed Sunday's home game against Pittsburgh and won't... [Full Story]

Rating: 0/ (0 votes cast)

February 28, 2009

Florida Panthers defenseman Nick Boynton sent home for disciplinary reasons



He was acquired in the Olli Jokinnnen deal. From the Sun-Sentinel- Panthers defenseman Nick Boynton was sent home by the team Friday and will miss the final three games of this trip because of disciplinary reasons, General Manager Jacques Martin said. Martin wouldn't provide any details, but said he plans... [Full Story]

Rating: 0/ (0 votes cast)

February 27, 2009

He's back- Martin Brodeur and NJ Devils shutout Colorado 4-0



It was his 99th whitewash of his career, and 3rd in elevens of a season he has mostly been absent from due to injury. From AP- Martin Brodeur recorded his 99th career regular-season shutout, making 24 saves in his first game since elbow surgery in early November and the New... [Full Story]

Rating: 0/ (0 votes cast)

February 25, 2009

NJ Devil Goalie Martin Brodeur to return to lineup this week



To make room on the roster for the future Hall of Famer, New Jersey demoted Scott Clemmensen. From ESPN- The New Jersey Devils have activated four-time Vezina Trophy winner Martin Brodeur from the injured reserve list, sending Scott Clemmensen back to their AHL affiliate in Lowell, Mass., despite his 25-13-1... [Full Story]

Rating: 0/ (0 votes cast)

February 23, 2009

NY Rangers fire coach Tom Renney, hire John Tortorella



This marks the sixth time this year an NHL team fired their man behind the bench. From ESPN- Tom Renney was fired as coach of the New York Rangers on Monday and replaced by John Tortorella in an attempt to save a season that has spiraled out of control. The... [Full Story]

Rating: 0/ (0 votes cast)

February 19, 2009

Ottawa Senators' Daniel Alfredsson out with a fractured jaw



With 52 points for the season, Alfredsson is the Senators' leading scorer. From AP- The Ottawa Senators will be without Daniel Alfredsson for at least a week after their captain fractured his jaw during the team's 3-2 overtime loss Tuesday night in Colorado. The 36-year-old Swede was struck in the... [Full Story]

Rating: 0/ (0 votes cast)

February 18, 2009

Dallas Stars place Brad Richards on IR with fractured wrist



This is definitely a blow for the team's playoff hopes. From AP- Dallas Stars center Brad Richards was placed on injured reserve Tuesday because of a fractured right wrist. He could miss the rest of the regular season. Richards was hurt in the Stars' 3-2 shootout win at Columbus on... [Full Story]

Rating: 0/ (0 votes cast)

To hell with them- Florida whips New Jersey Devils 4-0



For the second time in a week, the Panthers scored an impressive shutout victory. Last week it took place in Carolina, where the cats won 5-0. Carolina is all right this year, that's about all. The win was significant for two reasons. 1 Florida rarely wins at Carolina. Just once... [Full Story]

Rating: 0/ (0 votes cast)

February 16, 2009

Montreal Canadiens acquire Mathieu Schneider from Atlanta Thrashers



The trade brings him back to the NHL team he started his career with. From NHL.com- Montreal Canadiens General Manager Bob Gainey announced today the acquisition of defenseman Mathieu Schneider from the Atlanta Thrashers, as well as a conditional draft pick from the Thrashers at the 2009 NHL Entry Draft,... [Full Story]

Rating: 0/ (0 votes cast)

February 15, 2009

Pittsburgh Penguins fire coach Michel Therrien



He didn't even make it through a whole season after taking the team to the Stanley Cup finals. From AP- The Pittsburgh Penguins fired coach Michel Therrien on Sunday, less than a year after he led the team to the Stanley Cup finals. Dan Bylsma, coach of the team's AHL... [Full Story]

Rating: 5/ (1 votes cast)

Washington Capitals Mark Green sets new record for defensemen



The old record stood for 25 years. From NHL.com columnist John Kreiser- Mike Green and the Washington Capitals both got what they came for. Green set an NHL record for defensemen by scoring a goal in his eighth consecutive game, and the Caps left the St. Pete Times Forum with... [Full Story]

Rating: 0/ (0 votes cast)

February 12, 2009

Florida Panthers to play two games in Europe



Wouldn't it have been nicer to open the year after Panther's most successful season in a decade in front of its own fans? From the Sun-Sentinel- The Panthers will open the 2009-10 regular season in Europe. Team president Michael Yormark said Thursday the Panthers have accepted the NHL's invitation to... [Full Story]

Rating: 0/ (0 votes cast)

NY Islanders forward Doug Weight out six weeks with MCL sprain



Not much has gone right this year for my favorite hockey team of my youth. From Canadian Press- The New York Islanders will be without centre Doug Weight for six weeks the result of a knee injury. The Islanders placed Weight on the injured reserve list retroactive to Wednesday, when... [Full Story]

Rating: 0/ (0 votes cast)

February 11, 2009

A year later- Florida and Richard Zednik defeat Toronto 5-4



Florida who was behind 4-1 at one point last night, came back to tie the game and then win it in regulation. Richard Zednik scored the last two goals of the game. This is noteworthy because of what happened a year ago yesterday- Richard Zednik sustained a major gash in... [Full Story]

Rating: 0/ (0 votes cast)

January 31, 2009

Goalie Steve Mason at it again- Columbus blanks Ottawa 1-0



Last night's game marks the seventh shutout for the NHL rookie. It seemed like a while since Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Steve Mason had recorded a shutout. In reality it was only seven starts, but when you burst onto the scene with six in your first 24 NHL games, including... [Full Story]

Rating: 0/ (0 votes cast)

January 27, 2009

Ottawa Senators demote Goalie Martin Gerber



When you are demoted to the minors at age 34, I think it is safe to say your NHL career has reached a crisis stage. From AP- Goaltender Martin Gerber was assigned by the Ottawa Senators to Binghamton of the AHL on Tuesday. Gerber went unclaimed when he was placed... [Full Story]

Rating: 0/ (0 votes cast)

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