Will Ryan O'Reilly become an elite NHL center? (Icon SMI)

Mile High Minute: Colorado Avalanche Week in Review

Breaking Records The 2011-2012 Colorado Avalanche did what no other Avs team has done: they won 8 straight at home. Of course, ties had a lot to do with past […]

by · December 27, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche, Injury Report
Martin St. Louis’ Surprise Return After Horrific Eye Injury

Martin St. Louis’ Surprise Return After Horrific Eye Injury

Only 13 days after having his nose and orbital bone broken by a puck to the face, Martin St. Louis pulled off a seasonal miracle by not only suiting up […]

by · December 22, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Injury Report, Tampa Bay Lightning
Mueller has spent time with the Phoenix Coyotes, Colorado Avalanche and Florida Panthers (Ric Tapia/Icon SMI)

Is it Time for Colorado Avalanche Peter Mueller to Retire?

If you ask Peter Mueller of the Colorado Avalanche what he thinks about all this interest in concussions lately, he’d probably say he doesn’t want to talk about it. It […]

by · December 21, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche, Injury Report
Paul Stastny is a St. Louis native (Icon SMI)

Mile High Minute: Colorado Avalanche Week in Review

  (Icon SMI)   The Colorado Avalanche had a busy week, winning some games and losing some players. Swimming with the Sharks The Avalanche had a home-and-home series against the […]

by · December 19, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche, Injury Report
15 Thoughts on the Ottawa Senators

15 Thoughts on the Ottawa Senators

1. This years NHL All-Star game will be held in the nations capital. There is a campaign in Ottawa to have its home town captain Daniel Alfredsson in the game. […]

Marc Savard (slidingsideways/Flickr)

The Lingerer: Concussions Just Won’t Leave NHL Players Alone

Sidney Crosby’s latest setback has him out of the Pittsburgh lineup indefinitely and has left many fans pondering over the long-term effects of concussions. Over the past several NHL seasons, […]

Claude Giroux is indeed our Fantasy Player Of The Week from Week 9 but like Sidney Crosby is now injured. (Christopher Szagola/Icon SMI)

Fantasy Hockey Chutes And Ladders: Pennsylvania Pounded!

  We have survived many calamities this early fantasy hockey season but now comes the next December edition of “Chutes And Ladders”. Riding the fortunes of a fantasy hockey team […]

Crosby talks with reporters after Monday's game (Mike Colligan/THW)

Crosby Concussed: Cozy Up to That Headline, World

Crosby’s out. Indefinitely. Concussion-like symptoms. Swish that around in your mouth and get used to the taste, because it’s an ongoing scenario that’s going to punctuate his career and follow […]

by · December 12, 2011 · 1 comment · Injury Report, Pittsburgh Penguins
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Zdeno Chara’s Absence Creates a Big Hole on Boston Bruins’ Blue Line

Saturday night against the Blue Jackets, Boston’s captain Zdeno Chara went down awkwardly in a seemingly innocuous collision with Columbus’ Antoine Vermette late in the second period. After struggling to […]

by · December 12, 2011 · 3 comments · Boston Bruins, Injury Report
Cal Clutterbuck remains an integral part of the Wild's checking line (Vincent Muzik/Icon SMI)

Injury Bug Bites The Minnesota Wild

The Minnesota Wild have been hobbled by recent injuries to offensive players as well as their goalies. Injuries to players such as Devin Setoguchi and Guillaume Latendresse have forced the […]

by · December 11, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Injury Report, Minnesota Wild
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The Case For Team Mandated Visors

Philadelphia Flyers captain Chris Pronger, who has been having a miserable season dealing with injuries already, is now out with concussion-like symptoms, likely stemming from being hit in the face […]

by · December 10, 2011 · 1 comment · Injury Report, News/Commentary
Andy Greene (Photo courtesy of Hazboy/ Flikr.)

Andy Greene’s Injury and the Impact on the New Jersey Devils Defense

The New Jersey Devils defense is already in the middle of the pack in the NHL, as they are currently 18th in the league with 2.85 goals against per game. […]

by · December 9, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Injury Report, New Jersey Devils