Monahan out for season for Flames, needs surgery on right hip

CALGARY — Sean Monahan will miss the remainder of the season for the Calgary Flames because of surgery to repair the labrum in his right hip. “He’s battled some things,” Flames general manager Brad Treliving said Saturday. “It’s unfortunate. The good news in here is he’s got a lot of time to get this addressed. … Read more

NHL, The Assist partner to give sensory kits to fans with autism

But thanks to The Assist and their partnership with the NHL, that has begun to change for the better. Paige Dowd, wife of Washington Capitals forward Nick Dowd, and Kodette LaBarbera, wife of former NHL goalie and current Calgary Flames goaltending coach Jason LaBarbera, were introduced because of their passion of autism. Dowd got her … Read more

Josi leads 3 Stars of the Month for March

NEW YORK – – Nashville Predators defenseman Roman JosiCalgary Flames left wing Johnny Gaudreau and Florida Panthers goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky have been named the NHL’s “Three Stars” for the month of March. FIRST STAR – ROMAN JOSI, D, NASHVILLE PREDATORS Josi paced the NHL with 24 assists, 28 points and a +14 rating in 14 … Read more

Stanley Cup Playoffs Buzz: Stars jump over Golden Knights for wild card

Welcome to the Stanley Cup Playoffs Buzz, a daily look at the races for the 2022 NHL postseason. There are 29 days left in the regular season and the races in each of the four divisions are tight. The top three teams in each of the four divisions and the next two highest-place finishers in … Read more

NHL Buzz: MacKinnon out for Avalanche with upper-body injury

Colorado Avalanche Nathan MacKinnon will not play for the Avalanche against the Calgary Flames on Tuesday (9 pm ET; SNW, ALT, ESPN+, NHL LIVE) because of an upper-body injury. The center had three shots on goal at 19:48 of ice time in a 3-2 overtime loss to the Minnesota Wild on Sunday. Avalanche coach Jared … Read more

Talbot leads 3 Stars of the Week

NEW YORK – Minnesota Wild goaltender Cam TalbotCalgary Flames left wing Johnny Gaudreau and Edmonton Oilers center Leon Draisaitl have been named the NHL’s “Three Stars” for the week ending March 27. FIRST STAR – CAM TALBOT, G, MINNESOTA WILD Talbot went 3-0-0 with a 1.33 goals-against average, .959 save percentage and one shutout to … Read more

NHL playoff watch standings update

8:00 AM ET Tim Close Tim Kavanagh is a senior NHL editor for ESPN. He’s a native of upstate New York. Following a wild, 10-game slate on Saturday, the NHL schedule-makers provide another eight matchups for us on Sunday. Leading the way are a pair of intradivisional clash: the Colorado Avalanche visit the Minnesota … Read more

Best post-NHL Trade Deadline team debated by

The NHL landscape was reshaped over the past few days with Stanley Cup contenders adding players for the stretch run and other teams adding assets to build for the future before the 2022 NHL Trade Deadline on Monday. With the dust clearing from a wild flurry of transactions Monday, it is time to figure out … Read more

Trophy Tracker: Jack Adams |

To mark the three-quarters point in the season, is running its fourth installment of the Trophy Tracker series this week. Today, we look at the race for the Jack Adams Award, given annually to the top coach in the NHL as selected in a vote by the NHL Broadcasters’ Association. Darryl Sutter wasted no … Read more

Kane leads 3 Stars of the Week

NEW YORK – Chicago Blackhawks right wing Patrick KaneCalgary Flames goaltender Jacob Markstrom and New York Islanders left wing Anders Lee have been named the NHL’s “Three Stars” for the week ending March 13. FIRST STAR – PATRICK KANE, RW, CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS Kane paced the NHL with nine assists and 10 points in three contests … Read more