September 22nd, 2009

Avs Preissing Out 4-6 Weeks

Avalanche defenseman Tom Preissing will be out of action for 4 to 6 weeks following arthroscopic knee surgery.  Preissing was traded to Colorado last season from LA along with Kyle Quincey  for Ryan Smyth.  Preissing was a ... Continue reading →

Kings’ Top Line Clicking During Preseason

LA’s top line of Ryan Smyth, Anze Kopitar, and Justin Williams have been clicking so far in the preseason, amassing a collective 8 points and a +10 rating in their two preseason games played so far. ... Continue reading →

Babcock: Howard needs to Produce 25 Wins

Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock told the Detroit News on the weekend that he expects his backup goaltender to produce 25 wins for the Wings this season. Currently, the consensus is on Jimmy Howard to ... Continue reading →

Hawks Burish Out 6 Months

Chicago Blackhawks winger Adam Burish is expected to miss the majority of this season after suffering an ACL tear in his right knee.  The injury occurred in the Hawks 3-0 preseason lost to Minnesota.  Team ... Continue reading →

Havlat Expects Sykora to Be on Top Line

Martin Havlat posted on his Twitter page (@martinhavlat) that he expects newly signed Petr Sykora to be playing on the Wild’s top line with him when the season kicks off – Mikko Koivu will likely ... Continue reading →

Zetterberg, Wings Slowed by Groin Pains

Four Red Wings forwards did not accompany the team to New York for their exhibition game against the Rangers on Monday.  Henrik Zetterberg, Todd Betuzzi, and Dan Cleary, which is what coach Mike Babcock plans ... Continue reading →

New Teams and New Possibilities for Mike Knuble and Nik Antropov

Every offseason there are players who sign with a new team and go on to have fantastic seasons.  Most of these guys are marquee free agents, so it is no surprise.  However, there are often ... Continue reading →