Boston Bruins defenseman Johnny Boychuk is
expected to be sidelined for a few days after being diagnosed with a sprained
The free-falling New York Islanders will try to avoid a
ninth straight loss when they visit the Los Angeles Kings for Saturday's
battle at the Staples Center.
The Edmonton Oilers will try to continue their recent
surge on Saturday when they welcome the Calgary Flames to Rexall Place for
another edition of the Battle of Alberta.
The Anaheim Ducks will try to grab sole possession of
first place in the Pacific Division on Saturday, when they visit the St. Louis
Blues for a Western Conference showdown at Scottrade Center.
The New York Rangers hope to begin their longest home
stretch of the season on a positive note when they welcome the struggling New
Jersey Devils for Saturday's Metropolitan Division battle at Madison Square
The Nashville Predators will try to avoid a fifth
consecutive loss when they visit the Washington Capitals for Saturday's battle
at the Verizon Center.
The Winnipeg Jets hope to close a six-game road trip on
a positive note when they visit the Tampa Bay Lightning for Saturday's clash
in Central Florida.
The surging Detroit Red Wings will shoot for their sixth
win in seven games when they host the Florida Panthers in Saturday's Atlantic
Division battle at Joe Louis Arena.
The Toronto Maple Leafs look to make it two victories in
a row on Saturday night as they hit the road to battle the struggling Ottawa
After taking over first place in the Atlantic Division
last time out, the Montreal Canadiens take aim at a season-high fifth straight
victory on Saturday night as they play host to the Buffalo Sabres.
Thanks to the play of Sidney Crosby, the Pittsburgh
Penguins don't need to rush Evgeni Malkin back from his current injury.
The Philadelphia Flyers continue a six-game road trip on
Saturday afternoon in Dallas, where they will try to avoid their first loss to
the Stars in six years.
Columbus, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Curtis McElhinney posted 20 saves for his
first shutout of the season as ...
Newark, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) - Jimmy Howard needed to make just 10 saves
to help the Detroit Red Wings to ...
Chris Higgins scored at 3:41 of overtime
to lift the Vancouver Canucks to a 3-2 win over the Phoenix Coyotes.
Vancouver, BC (SportsNetwork.com) - Chris Higgins scored at 3:41 of overtime
to lift the Vancouver Canucks to a ...
Calgary, AB (SportsNetwork.com) - Maxime Talbot tallied a goal and an assist
as the Colorado Avalanche posted a ...
Maxime Talbot tallied a goal and an assist
as the Colorado Avalanche posted a 3-2 win over the Calgary Flames on Friday.
Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Kyle Palmieri scored the winner in the
shootout as the Anaheim Ducks took ...
Kyle Palmieri scored the winner in the
shootout as the Anaheim Ducks took a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks
Curtis McElhinney posted 20 saves for his
first shutout of the season as the Columbus Blue Jackets dominated the
Minnesota Wild, 4-0.
Sidney Crosby participated in his 500th
NHL game last night, a long-awaited and long-delayed milestone in the career
of the Pittsburgh Penguins captain.
The Vancouver Canucks returned home on their first
winning streak in over a month.
Having won back-to-back games for just the second time
this season, the Calgary Flames will try to extend their winning run on Friday
night as they play host to the Colorado Avalanche.
The Chicago Blackhawks ended last month on a six-game
winning streak, but have found December less fruitful early on.
The Columbus Blue Jackets will be without their top
goaltender for at least the next month, but on Friday the club will try to
record consecutive wins for the first time since October when it hosts the
Minnesota Wild at Nationwide Arena.
The San Jose Sharks will try to put a blowout loss in
Pittsburgh behind them when they continue a four-game road trip with Friday's
battle against the Carolina Hurricanes.
The New Jersey Devils will try to get back in the win
column Friday when they host the Detroit Red Wings in an Eastern Conference
clash at Prudential Center.
Trevor Smith netted the game-winner with
42 seconds left in overtime to lift the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 3-2 win
over the Dallas Stars on Thursday.
Taylor Hall had a hat trick and added an
assist as the Edmonton Oilers dominated the Colorado Avalanche, 8-2, at Rexall