NHL Daily – Laine Debuts and Lots of Close Games

NHL News and Notes from Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021 News Washington Capitals netminder Vitek Vanecek, along with Mary "Dani" Dell'Isola of MedStar Washington Hospital Center ER, has been named the Rookie of the Month for January by the NHL.TXHT Report - NHL Rookie of the Month - Vanecek Owns January https://twitter.com/Capitals/status/1356663500370763776?s=20 The NHL announced the … Continue reading NHL Daily – Laine Debuts and Lots of Close Games

NHL Daily – Sunday Showdowns

NHL News and Notes from Sunday, January 31st, 2021 News The New York Rangers placed troubled defenseman Tony DeAngelo on waivers. DeAngelo got into a physical confrontation with goaltender Alexander Georgiev after Saturday night's overtime loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins. https://twitter.com/FriedgeHNIC/status/1355924462777102341?s=20 https://twitter.com/NYP_Brooksie/status/1355988455550021635?s=20 Game Recaps New Jersey Devils v. Buffalo Sabres - 1p ET In Buffalo … Continue reading NHL Daily – Sunday Showdowns

NHL Daily – Postponements, a Suspension, and a Game

NHL News and Notes from Friday, January 29th, 2021 News The NHL has announced the the Feb. 1st and 3rd games between the Vegas Golden Knights and San Jose Sharks have been postponed due to COVID Protocols. The Knights currently have four players and three coaches in isolation in connection with the League's COVID Protocol. … Continue reading NHL Daily – Postponements, a Suspension, and a Game

NHL Daily – 13 Games of Action

NHL News and Notes from Thursday, January 28th, 2021 News Goaltender Jimmy Howard has announced his retirement from the NHL. Howard spent his entire 14 year career with the Detroit Red Wings organization. Howard would play for the Wings in 11 NHL seasons winning 246 games, third most in franchise history. https://twitter.com/DetroitRedWings/status/1354820265071403010?s=20 The NHL announced … Continue reading NHL Daily – 13 Games of Action

NHL Daily – 13 Games of Non-Stop Action

NHL News and Notes from Tuesday, January 26th, 2021 News The Seattle Kraken announced that John Forslund will be their first TV play-by-play broadcaster for Root Sports-Northwest. https://twitter.com/JohnForslund/status/1354130537296896000?s=20 Game Recaps Pittsburgh Penguins v. Boston Bruins - 7p ET In the first match-up on the season between these two clubs, Boston will strike first  when Brad … Continue reading NHL Daily – 13 Games of Non-Stop Action

NHL Daily – More High Scoring Affairs

NHL News and Notes from Saturday, January 23rd, 2021 News The Columbus Blue Jackets and Winnipeg Jets made a blockbuster trade. The Blue Jackets Acquired: Forward Patrik Laine Forward Jack Roslovic The Jets Acquired: Forward Pierre-Luc Dubois 2022 Third Round Pick As part of the trade, the Jets retained 26% of Laine's salary. https://twitter.com/NHLJets/status/1353012253461794816?s=20 After … Continue reading NHL Daily – More High Scoring Affairs

Blue Jackets ground Bolts 54-2. Tampa splits road trip against Columbus

Just hours before puck drop in the Largest Snall town in America, the Columbus Blue Jackets announced a blockbuster trade bringing in Finnish Super star Patrick Laine from the Winnipeg jets in exchange for Pierre Luc-Dubois . CBJ looked to bounce back after being clearly distracted the previous game. Dubois did not play at all … Continue reading Blue Jackets ground Bolts 54-2. Tampa splits road trip against Columbus

NHL Daily – Goals, Goals, and More Goals

NHL News and Notes from Thursday, January 21st, 2021 News The Anaheim Ducks announced that defenseman Josh Manson will be out approximately six weeks due to an oblique muscle injury. https://twitter.com/AnaheimDucks/status/1352353606758895619?s=20 The Philadelphia Flyers announced that forward Morgan Frost suffered a dislocated left shoulder and will be out indefinitely. The Flyers also announced that defenseman … Continue reading NHL Daily – Goals, Goals, and More Goals

Lightning Strike Down CBJ in Overtime

The Bolts rolled into Ohio looking to remain unbeaten facing another grudge match with central division rivals Columbus Blue Jackets. The Lightning finally getting into action after two games against their 2020 Stanley Cup nemesis Dallas Stars were postponed due to COVID-19 concerns early this week. Chris Gibson was called up from the taxi squad. … Continue reading Lightning Strike Down CBJ in Overtime

NHL Daily – Oh, The Overtimes!

NHL News and Notes from Tuesday, January 19th, 2021 News The NHL's Department of Player Safety announced a series of fines. Forward Nicolas Aube-Kubel of the Philadelphia Flyers was fined $4,633.62, the max allowed under the CBA, for Roughing defenseman Rasmus Dahlin of the Buffalo Sabres. https://twitter.com/NHLPlayerSafety/status/1351568574427631618?s=20 Defenseman Greg Pateryn of the Minnesota Wild was … Continue reading NHL Daily – Oh, The Overtimes!