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Islanders name Lou Lamoriello President of Hockey Operations

The New York Islanders have hired Lou Lamoriello as their President of Hockey Operations and announce that he will “have full authority over all hockey matter with the organization.”  Following a three-year stint as the ... Continue reading →

Maple Leafs, Mark Hunter “mutually agree to part ways”

The Maple Leafs’ front office shuffle continued on Tuesday.  A few days after senior adviser Lou Lamoriello left the organization, the Maple Leafs and Assistant General Manager Mark Hunter mutually agreed to part ways.  “Following ... Continue reading →

Jets defeat Preds in Game 7, advance to West Final

Just like we all predicted, the Winnipeg Jets will face the Vegas Golden Nights in the 2018 Western Conference Final. The Jets got two goals and an assist from trade deadline acquisition Paul Stastny to help ... Continue reading →

Evgeny Kuznetsov sends Capitals to Eastern Conference Final

For the first time in 20 years, the Washington Capitals are going to the Conference Finals. Evgeny Kuznetsov scored on a breakaway 5:27 into overtime to give the Capitals the victory and eliminate the Pittsburgh Penguins in ... Continue reading →

Brad Marchand low bridges and licks Ryan Callahan in Game 4

Here we go again. Brad Marchand has stirred up plenty of controversy during the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs, highlighted by an incident with Maple Leafs’ forward Leo Komarov in the Bruins’ opening game of the postseason. ... Continue reading →

Brayden Point dances through Bruins for stunning goal

Brayden Point has been a revelation this NHL season. And the party hasn’t stopped in the playoffs. The 22-year-old Lightning forward scored one of the better goals of the Stanley Cup Playoffs in Game 4 ... Continue reading →

Washington Capitals sign Ilya Samsonov to ELC

The Washington Capitals have signed 21-year-old Russian goaltender Ilya Samsonov to a three-year entry level contract. Samsonov’s contract will carry an average annual value of $925,000. The Washington Capitals have signed goaltender Ilya Samsonov to ... Continue reading →

Tom Wilson suspended three games for hit on Zach Aston-Reese

The hammer has been dropped. Washington Capitals’ forward Tom Wilson has been suspended three games for his hit to the head of Penguins’ forward Zach Aston-Reese in Game 3. Washington’s Tom Wilson suspended three games ... Continue reading →

Zach Aston-Reese suffered a broken jaw and concussion from Tom Wilson hit

Washington Capitals’ forward Tom Wilson continues to not make any new friends — especially in Pittsburgh. The Washington agitator avoided discipline for his high hit in Game 2 on Penguins’ defenceman Brian Dumoulin. Dumoulin went into the ... Continue reading →

Alex Ovechkin scores baseball-like game-winner, sticks it to Pittsburgh fans

The Washington Capitals needed a hero in Game 3 against the Pittsburgh Penguins. Alex Ovechkin delivered. Ovechkin scored the game-winning goal with 1:07 remaining to propel the Capitals to a 4-3 victory on Tuesday night in Game 3 ... Continue reading →