Morning Brunch: November 30

NHL Scores:

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NHL Schedule:

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AHL Scores:

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AHL Schedule:

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Morning Headlines:

  • Brendan Gallagher (Canadiens) signed a six year contract with a $3.75M AAV.
  • Emelin (Canadiens) fined for hit on Sabres’ Gionta.
  • Oilers send Marincin to OKC and place Joensuu on waivers.
  • Tim Schaller (Sabres) re-assigned.
  • Artem Anisimov (Blue Jackets) is day-to-day with an upper body injury.
  • Red Wings activate Brendan Smith from IR and assigned Xavier Ouellet to AHL
  • Steven Olesky (Capitals) reassigned.
  • Craig Cunningham (Bruins) recalled.

What I’m Watching:

So many options, gosh I just don’t know – gotta be Vancouver at Detroit (not that I wouldn’t be watching it any ways, go Canucks.)

Players to Watch:

  • The Sedin twins are nearly at a point a game status.
  • Nick Bonino (Canucks) has 19 points in 23 games, with 3 assists in his last game versus Columbus.
  • Brendan Smith (Red Wings) returns.

Leader Board:

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Nightcap: November 26

NHL Scores

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AHL Scores

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What You Might Have Missed:

  • Patrick Kane’s (Blackhawks) 3 assists tonight moves into a tie w/ Bob Murray for 13th on Hawks all-time points list (514) in 471 fewer games. He also leads the team with 21 points.
  • Blake Comeau (Penguins) netted a hattrick.
  • Backlund (Flames) has a “weakening of the abdominal wall” and today’s procedure was placing in a mesh plate.
  • Sidney Crosby (Penguins) registered his 800th career NHL point in his 571st game
  • Oilers recall Oscar Klefbom and placed Benoit Pouliot on IR.
  • Sharks sign Ryan Lowe to a goaltender professional tryout agreement
  • Blues sign Martin Brodeur to a goaltender professional tryout agreement.
  • Flames re-assigned Corban Knight and activated David Jones from the IR.
  • Ryan Garbutt (Stars) will have a meeting with DOPS on Thursday.
  • Women Hockey Fans: Michele

Nightcap: November 24

NHL Scores

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What You Might Have Missed:

  • Marc-Andre Fleury (Penguins) had his 300th win tonight.
  • Joe Morrow (Bruins) scored his first NHL goal tonight.
  • Victor Hedman (Lightning) may be back in early December.
  • William Karlsson and Emerson Etem (Ducks) re-assigned.
  • Calvin de Haan and Thomas Hickey (Islanders) missed the game tonight – out with illness.
  • Curtis McKenzie (Stars) re-assigned.
  • Phillip Danault (Blackhawks) re-assigned.
  • Seth Griffith (Bruins) re-assigned.
  • Henrik Tallinder on PTO with NYR AHL affiliate
  • Mark Fistric (Ducks) was hit with a puck in the mouth during practice. Received stitches, but no further update.
  • Josh Leivo (Leafs) re-assigned.
  • Ryan Garbutt (Stars) is ready to return – decision will be made tomorrow if he’ll play.
  • Nathan Beaulieu and Drayson Bowman (Canadiens) re-assigned.
  • McCormick (Sabres) is going through concussion protocol.
  • Women Hockey Fans: Amy

Morning Mix: November 21

NHL Scores

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Morning Headlines:

  • AHL Rochester Americans sign Sam Marotta to a PTO.
  • The Montreal Canadiens will honour Saku Koivu before the game against the Anaheim Ducks on December 18.
  • Jason Spezza’s contract extension with the Stars is four years with an AAV of $7.5M.
  • David Booth (Leafs) re-assigned to Marlies on a conditioning assignment.
  • The sky is falling in Toronto because after the win, the players did not salute the fans.
  • Patrick Sharp (Blackhawks) on LTIR, Phillip Danault recalled.
  • Frank[ie] Corrado (Canucks) recalled. No announcement yet, but one can assume this is because of Dan Hamhuis.
  • Joffrey Lupul (Leafs) is targeting Wednesday as a return date from injury.
  • Cory Schneider (Devils) is expected to make his 20th straight start tonight.
  • Daniel Alfredsson’s (Red Wings) career is likely down, per The Dreger Report.

Nightcap: November 18

NHL Scores

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AHL Scores

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What You Might Have Missed:

  • Adam McQuaid (Bruins) left the game and did not return.
  • Rocco Grimaldi (Panthers) recalled.
  • Jyrki Jokipakka (Stars) recalled.
  • Nashville Predators 9 goals scored tonight tied a franchise record.
  • Derek Roy scored his first goal as Predator – it was also his 500th career point.
  • Calvin Pickard (Avalanche) recalled. Varlamov is day-to-day with a groin injury.
  • Cedric Paquette (Lightning) left the ice in pain after blocking a slap shot with his left foot in the first period and didn’t return.
  • NHL has decided not to continue with the #DryScrape between regulation and OT beginning Saturday.
  • Tyler Myers (Sabres) recorded his 100th career assist
  • Neuvirth (Sabres) left the game with a lower-body injury.
  • Valeri Nichushkin (Stars) hip surgery today was successful
  • Per Bob McKenzie: Jason Spezza is closing in on multi-year contract extension with DAL.
  • Francois Beauchemin (Ducks) is likely to the lineup Thursday in Vancouver.
  • Claude Giroux (Flyers) suffered a lower-body injury yesterday during practice and will not play tomorrow.
  • Flyers re-assigned Blair Jones and recalled Scott Laughton.
  • Blackhawks recall Adam Clendening and Joakim Nordstrom

Nightcap: November 14

NHL Scores

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AHL Scores

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What You Might Have Missed:

  • James Wisniewski is just 2nd Blue Jackets defenseman with multiple PPGs in a game (Bryan Berard 2x; last: Jan. 8, 2006).
  • Liam O’Brien (Capitals) is listed as day-to-day with a lower body injury
  • Travis Moen (Stars) practiced today but is not expected to play Saturday.
  • Alex Martinez (Kings) had surgery on his finger today. The Kings have just $15,000 in cap space (Capgeek) and it’s likely they will play with just 5 defenseman
  • Dany Heatley (Ducks) is on Injured Reserve.
  • Tomas Kaberle (free agent) signed a PTO with the Rangers’ AHL affiliate.

Nightcap: November 8

NHL Scores

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AHL Scores

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What You Might Have Missed:

  • Luke Schenn (Flyers) left tonight’s game due to a upper-body injury.
  • Tyler Seguin (Stars) netted his third hattrick of the season tonight.
  • Colin Wilson (Predators) did not play in the third period due to injury.


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