Jeff Ponder

Jeff Ponder
I joined TheHockeyWriters in January 2012 while serving as a St. Louis Blues media member during the 2011-12 season. Currently, I am the Blues writer for InsideSTL.com and CBS Sports Radio 920. I have reported for two NHL drafts and am a 2014-15 NHL media member.


Recent Articles by Jeff

Hockey News: Doan Not Suspended: Jagr Scores 2

Hockey News: Doan Not Suspended: Jagr Scores 2

Shane Doan will not be suspended for his hit on Kris Letang. [Puck Daddy] Jaromir Jagr’s two goals helped the Panthers win and close the gap with the Senators. [TSN.ca] […]

by · March 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
(Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Hockey News: Bozak Has a Big Night; Three Teams Clinch Playoff Berths

Tyler Bozak contributed three points to the Maple Leafs’ 4-3 win over the Senators. [TSN.ca] Craig Anderson batted the puck out of the air to make a huge save. [SB […]

by · March 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Andrew MacDonald (Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Simmonds and MacDonald Out; Lundqvist to Return

Wayne Simmonds and Andrew MacDonald have been shut down for the remainder of the season. [Pro Hockey Talk] Henrik Lundqvist will back up Cam Talbot on Thursday. [The Score] Jared […]

by · March 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Steven Stamkos (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Hockey News: Stamkos Fights; Kings recall Richards

Steven Stamkos fought Brad Marchand to send a message to his club. [The Tampa Tribune] The Kings recalled center Mike Richards. [Reading Eagle] A win over the Sharks on Monday […]

by · March 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
(Bruce Fedyck-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Price, Lehtonen Earn Shutouts; Toffoli Could Be Suspended

Here is your look at this weekend’s NHL action: Carey Price played an impressive game against the Sharks, shutting them out 2-0. [TSN.ca] Joe Thornton’s legacy is in question. [NHL […]

by · March 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Matthew Wuest

Remembering CapGeek.com Creator Matthew Wuest

You may not have recognized the name Matthew Wuest before Thursday evening. However, that’s exactly how he would have wanted it. The Metro Halifax sports reporter, known for staying away […]

by · March 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Hockey Media, News/Commentary
Scott Darling - along with Antti Raanta - have filled some big shoes while Corey Crawford has been recovering from an injury. (Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Scott Darling Earns 1st Shutout; Milbury Makes Outrageous Suggestion

There was some solid NHL action going on around the League Wednesday evening. Here’s what you may have missed: Scott Darling and Brad Richards came up big for their squad […]

by · March 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Anthony Duclair and Max Domi (photos: David Chan)

Duclair, Domi Provide “Good Foundation” to Coyotes’ Future

The New York Rangers vastly improved their chances at another Stanley Cup Final appearance two weeks ago, when they acquired defenseman Keith Yandle from the Arizona Coyotes. The Rangers brought […]

by · March 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes, Prospects
Andrew Hammond (Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Hammond Does it Again; Upcoming NHL GM Meetings

Here’s a look at the news from the weekend: Andrew Hammond won his 10th start in 12 games. The Hamburglar is even getting hamburgers thrown at him on the ice. [CBS Sports] […]

by · March 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Steven Stamkos (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Hockey News: NHL Delves Into Virtual Reality; Stamkos gets a Misconduct

Here’s some weekend links for your Sunday morning or afternoon: The NHL is looking into virtual reality streaming for live games. [Puck Daddy] Steven Stamkos received a strange 10-minute misconduct […]

by · March 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
(James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Gaudreau Has a Big Night; Rangers Top Metro Division

Johnny Gaudreau had a big night against the Ducks. [TSN.ca] Despite the loss, John Gibson made an impressive stick save against the Flames. [The Hockey News] The Rangers defeated the […]

by · March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Carolina Hurricanes left wing Alexander Semin - Photo Credit:   Andy Martin Jr

Hockey News: Semin Scores a No-Look; Lundqvist Nearing Return

Here is what you may have missed from an action-packed NHL weekend: Alexander Semin scored a no-look goal from his stomach. [Puck Daddy] Elias Lindholm scored a hat trick in […]

by · March 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web