Stanley Cup Playoffs Buzz: Golden Knights can tie for wild card in West

Welcome to the Stanley Cup Playoffs Buzz, a daily look at the races for the 2022 NHL postseason. There are 24 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: Kadri out for Avalanche with upper-body injury

Colorado Avalanche Nazem Kadri did not play for the Avalanche against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday because of an upper-body injury. The forward did not practice Friday, one day after he was injured in a 4-2 win against the San Jose Sharks on Thursday. Kadri left in the third period after a collision with two … Read more

NHL Buzz: Kadri game-time decision for Avalanche on Saturday

Colorado Avalanche Nazem Kadri could be out for the Avalanche against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday (3 pm ET; ABC, SN, SN1, ESPN+) because of an undisclosed injury. The forward did not practice Friday, one day after he was injured in a 4-2 win against the San Jose Sharks on Thursday. Kadri left in the … 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: Connor, Schmidt in COVID-19 protocol for Jets, out three games

Welcome to the NHL Buzz. Throughout the 2021-22 season, NHL.com will have you covered with the latest news. Winnipeg Jets Kyle Connor and Nate Schmidt were placed in the NHL COVID-19 protocol Wednesday and will miss three games for the Jets. Connor, a forward, and Schmidt, a defenseman, each tested positive and have to quarantine … Read more

NHL Buzz: Batherson returns for Senators against Panthers

Welcome to the NHL Buzz. Throughout the 2021-22 season, NHL.com will have you covered with the latest news. Ottawa Senators Drake Batherson will return for the Senators against the Florida Panthers (7 pm ET; SN1, CITY, BSFL, ESPN+, NHL LIVE). The forward has not played since Jan. 25 because of an ankle injury. “Really excited … Read more

NHL On Tap: Maple Leafs visit Canadiens with Matthews nearing 50th goal

Matthews to continue pursuit of 50th goal for Maple Leafs at Canadiens The so-called Original Six era ended with 1967 expansion, but even in today’s 32-team NHL, there remains something truly special about a nationally televised “Hockey Night in Canada” game between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Montreal Canadiens, the League’s oldest and winningest teams … Read more

NHL Buzz: Murray out weeks for Avalanche with fracture

Welcome to the NHL Buzz. Throughout the 2021-22 season, NHL.com will have you covered with the latest news. Colorado Avalanche Ryan Murray is out indefinitely for the Avalanche with a fracture in his arm. The defenseman was injured Monday blocking a shot in the first period of a 3-2 overtime win against the Edmonton Oilers. … Read more

NHL On Tap: Oilers visit Avalanche looking for sixth straight win

Welcome to the NHL On Tap. Three NHL.com writers will share what they are most looking forward to on the schedule each day. Today, their choices from the four games Monday. Oilers look to keep rolling in Denver The Edmonton Oilers have won five straight games, all at home, the last three against the New … Read more

NHL Buzz: Eichel in lineup for Golden Knights against Kings

Welcome to the NHL Buzz. Throughout the 2021-22 season, NHL.com will have you covered with the latest news. Vegas Golden Knights Jack Eichel is in the lineup for the Golden Knights against the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday after the center was previously ruled as doubtul. Eichel left in the second period of a 5-3 … Read more