After a disappointing Game 7 loss to the Boston Bruins in last year’s cup final, the organization went in to the off-season with the ‘if it ain’t broke, why fix it’ mentality. They lost Ehrhoff to the Buffalo Sabres via free agency, but look to youngster Chris Tanev to step in on the blue line. Vancouver will need to overcome injuries to forwards Ryan Kesler (hip), Mason Raymond (back) and Mikael Samuelsson (abdominals) to start the season, but with their depth they should be able to cope.
Valteri Filppula scored the game-winning goal and added an assist as the Detroit Red Wings beat the San Jose Sharks 3-1 and have a chance to become the fourth team in NHL history to come back from a 3-0 series deficit.
Devin Setoguchi scored three goals, including the overtime winner at 9:21, leading the San Jose Sharks to a 4-3 win over the Detroit Red Wings, giving them a commanding 3-0 lead in the Western Conference semifinal.
San Jose defenceman Niclas Wallin grabbed his first goal since December at 1:39 into the third, pushing the Sharks to a 2-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings.
Canada was hoping for a repeat of the 2002 Olympic final but Ryan Miller got in the way – 42 times. He made 42 saves and lead Team U.S.A. to a 5-3 victory in a high-energy game against the home team. Jim Craig, the American goaltender who made 39 saves against the Soviets in […]
Sidney Crosby may not have put up any points during regulation, but he scored the most important goal in the shootout to lead Canada to a 3-2 win against Switzerland. After being denied on his first shootout attempt Crosby was given a second opportunity. In international rules after the initial three shooters have shot, both […]
Dany Heatley and Jarome Iginla each had two goals to lead Canada to a 8-0 win over Norway on Tuesday night. Heatley tipped a Chris Pronger point shot past Norway goaltender Pal Grotnes at 4:27 of the second period to put Canada up 2-0 and became the second best point producer all-time for Canada […]