Archive for April, 2012

One Enormous New York Ranger Test Passed: A Fan’s Perspective (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

By at 24 April, 2012, 10:08 am

There is one undeniable truth concerning the New York Rangers – Ottawa Senators first round NHL playoff series.

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NHL roundup: Lady Byng finalists announced (The SportsXchange)

By at 23 April, 2012, 7:06 pm

Florida Panthers defenseman Brian Campbell, Edmonton Oilers forward Jordan Eberle and New York Islanders forward Matt Moulson have been named finalists for the Lady Byng Trophy, which will be presented on June 20 at the NHL Awards Show in Las Vegas.

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Red Wings’ Datsyuk earns fifth straight Selke nomination (Reuters)

By at 23 April, 2012, 5:42 pm

(Reuters) – Pavel Datsyuk of the Detroit Red Wings was named a finalist for the Frank J. Selke Trophy for the fifth straight year, matching the longest string of nominations since the award for top defensive forward was introduced, the NHL announced on…

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Lady Byng Trophy Finalists: Campbell vs. Eberle vs. Moulson vs. … what, no Loui Eriksson? (Puck Daddy)

By at 23 April, 2012, 3:16 pm

Defenseman Brian Campbell of the Florida Panthers, right wing Jordan Eberle of the Edmonton Oilers and left wing Matt Moulson of the New York Islanders are the three finalists for the 2011-12 Lady Byng Memorial Trophy. Which means Loui Eriksson isn’t o…

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Hossa visits Blackhawks; Luongo’s future; Claude Giroux as Cassius Clay (Puck Headlines) (Puck Daddy)

By at 23 April, 2012, 2:15 pm

Here are your Puck Headlines: a glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media.
• We don’t wanna say the Florida Panthers are straight up trollin’ the New …

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Moulson, Campbell and Eberle are finalists for Lady Byng Trophy (The SportsXchange)

By at 23 April, 2012, 12:04 pm

Florida Panthers defenseman Brian Campbell, Edmonton Oilers forward Jordan Eberle and New York Islanders forward Matt Moulson have been named finalists for the Lady Byng Trophy, which will be presented on June 20 at the NHL Awards Show in Las Vegas.

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What We Learned: End of the Red Wings and Sharks as we know them? (Puck Daddy)

By at 23 April, 2012, 7:53 am

Hello, this is a feature that will run through the entire season and aims to recap the weekend’s events and boils those events down to one admittedly superficial fact or stupid opinion about each team. Feel free to complain about it.
And so it was th…

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Philadelphia Flyers Incredible Quarter-Finals Playoff Facts: Fan’s Take (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

By at 23 April, 2012, 4:35 am

The Philadelphia Flyers entered their Eastern Conference Quarter-Finals playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins expecting a bloody battle. They certainly got that, while also partaking in one of the more wild postseason offensive contests in Nat…

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Kings-Canucks Preview (The Associated Press)

By at 21 April, 2012, 8:45 pm

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) The Vancouver Canucks will have a new second line Sunday when they attempt to stay alive in the Stanley Cup playoffs against the Los Angeles Kings.

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Coyotes’ Torres suspended 25 games for Hossa hit (The Associated Press)

By at 21 April, 2012, 4:26 pm

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) A blindside hit, a history of violence and a league-wide crackdown on rough play earned Phoenix Coyotes forward Raffi Torres one of the longest suspensions in NHL history.

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