NHL – LOOSE PUCKS – WEDNESDAY MARCH 25th 2015 About last night…… The Canadiens (47-20-7, 100 points) earned one point in Nashville (3-2 OTL) to reach the 100-point plateau for the 18th time in franchise history. The club has hit the century mark in back-to-back seasons (2013-14: 46-28-8, 100 points) for the
Tim Rappleye – @teeraps NCAA HOCKEY McNally Breathes New Life Into Crimson Harvard’s hockey team was suffocating, their mercurial season that had shown so much promise was being snuffed out by Yale. They trailed 2-1 in the third and deciding game of the ECAC Hockey Quarterfinals. Yale Coach Keith Allain’s
Courtesy of The National Hockey League FAST BREAK – ISLANDERS BEAT LEAFS 4-3 | MONDAY MARCH 9th 2015 John Tavares scored with 21.8 seconds remaining in overtime to lift the Islanders to their fifth victory in their past six visits to Air Canada Centre (dating to March 20, 2012) and
Courtesy of The National Hockey League FAST BREAK – RANGERS BEAT BLACKHAWKS 1-0 | SUNDAY MARCH 8th 2015 Derick Brassard broke a scoreless tie at 0:32 of overtime and Cam Talbot stopped all 29 shots he faced to lead the Rangers to their 10th victory in their past 13 games
Chris Wassel – @ChrisWasselTHW DEVILS THIS WEEK It is something hard to believe but we did get spoiled with Jaromir Jagr’s amazing season last year. Basically the New Jersey Devils will have no 50 point scorer. Yes, we have the increasing likelihood of Michael Cammalleri getting to 30 goals but that is it. The lines
Ian McLaren – @iancmclaren SABRES THIS WEEK The Buffalo Sabres gave the Boston Bruins a major scare Thursday, but, in the end, proved to be exactly what most people believe them to be: a “bad team”, in the very words of goaltender Jhonas Enroth. The Sabres actually held a 2-1
Tim Rappleye – @teeraps USA HOCKEY On a set overlooking the Olympic skating oval in historic Lake Placid, two men who could have passed for brothers discussed a hockey film project, their discussion airing on network television. One man was Liam McHugh, NBC’s boyish host of all things NHL, and
Pete Judge – @PeteJudgeJH JUNIOR HOCKEY Following a successful event in December in which the USPHL sent representatives to the Tier 1 Elite Hockey League midget showcase in Chicago, that same group of Tier 1 teams will be on display for fans and scouts in the New England area this weekend.