October 23rd, 2010

Fleury’s netminding still cause for concern

Fleury’s netminding still cause for concern

Marc-Andre Fleury is still a long way away from the form that won his team the Stanley Cup. Four games played and Fleury still does not have a save percentage of .900, leading to Brent Johnson ... Continue reading →

Mike Green back in the lineup against Thrashers

UPDATE 10/23/10 @ 6:39 PM:  Through the process of elimination, Mike Green will return to the lineup for the Caps.  Veteran stay-at-home defenseman Tom Poti was not out during warmups which indicates Green as one of the six ... Continue reading →

Tomas Kopecky a late scratch; Evan Brophey recalled

Chicago Blackhawks winger Tomas Kopecky will not play tonight against the Columbus Blue Jackets due to a minor upper-body injury.  As one of the biggest surprises of the season, Kopecky has one goal and seven ... Continue reading →

Antropov out, Bergfors in for Thrashers

Top line center Nik Antropov will get a night off tonight against the Washington Capitals. The hulking forward has been plagued by soreness after offseason surgery, as first discussed by Chris Vivlamore of The Atlanta ... Continue reading →

Top 5 early goalie controversies

HM Corey Crawford vs. Marty Turco Turco opened the season as the undisputed starting goalie for the defending Stanley Cup Champions.  Although he lost his first two outings he bounced back by stringing together four ... Continue reading →

Word on the Sheet

Over the course of a long season, teams will tend to run hot and cold, but in the long-run, most will probably end up where they should be. Therefore, for the sake of betting profits, ... Continue reading →

Nightly Scrap: Hat tricks becoming easy to come by

Rene Bourque and the Calgary Flames cruised to an easy 6-2 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets.  The Flames put up three first period goals on the Blue Jackets and gave Henrik Karlsson a memorable ... Continue reading →