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
Zdeno Chara (Icon SMI)

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
Mike Cammalleri - playing like losers (Icon SMI)

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

VIDEO: David Krejci Elbows Sidney Crosby

Sidney Crosby will miss the next two games for the Pittsburgh Penguins. He received an accidental elbow to the head from Boston’s David Krejci on Monday.

(Dustin Bradford/Icon SMI)

Taylor Hall out 2-4 weeks

The Edmonton Oilers are reporting that star sophomore Taylor Hall will be out of the line-up for approximately 2-4 weeks, though some hockey news outlets are saying it’s closer to […]

by · November 29, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Injury Report
Injury Bug Infesting The Maple Leafs’ Lineup

Injury Bug Infesting The Maple Leafs’ Lineup

  Injury woes are definitely a huge hurt for a hockey team.   With Colby Armstrong and James Reimer already packed into the injured reserve list, the Toronto Maple Leafs […]

by · November 19, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Injury Report, Toronto Maple Leafs
Sidney Crosby is one of three finalists for this year's Hart Memorial Trophy. (Icon SMI)

Sidney Crosby’s Final Hurdle

Day after day, questions have focused on the physical aspects of Crosby’s recovery. He was cleared for contact over a month ago and seems to be doing well. So what’s the hold up? Maybe in our focus on the return of Sidney Crosby the hockey player, we’ve forgotten about Sidney Crosby the person.

by · November 17, 2011 · 1 comment · Injury Report, Pittsburgh Penguins
Eric Staal (clydeorama@flickr)

Fantasy Chutes And Ladders: Ice In The Veins

We have survived many calamities this early fantasy hockey season but not comes the first November edition of “Chutes And Ladders”.  Riding the fortunes of a fantasy hockey team can […]