Western Conference

Keep Hammering

If following a hockey team is kinda like being in on the gossip in a small town, then Ducks fans have a few things to whisper about with the Stars in town on Thursday evening. Guys coming, guys going, new hopes...

Pastrnak Hat-Trick Downs Jets in Boston

Boston, MA -- David Pastrnak's seventh career hat-trick combined with Jake DeBrusk's two-goal output were enough to power the Boston Bruins past the Winnipeg Jets in a 5-4 shoot-out at TD Garden. The sell-out c...

Kings Empty Again

We’ve covered this before: there’s not a lot of reason to concern oneself with the LA Kings this season. Like all clubs, and especially those that have had success in the salary cap era, they have been forced t...

Wild Keep Breathing Down Jets Neck After OT Win

It was an early January meeting between the Jets and Wild in St. Paul. Of course, this wasn't the Winter Classic--just a few days shy of being played on the day of the NHL's signature event to ring in the New Y...

Narratives Skewed as Devils, Avalanche Meet

NEWARK--Playing in their second game of the New Year, the Devils game of late resembles the kind of look many thought they'd have heading into the season. After an offseason that included drafting Jack Hughe...

Flames Remain Woefully Inconsistent

Exactly half-way through their season the Calgary Flames turned in one of their most disappointing efforts of the season. The 5-2 loss to the Vancouver Canucks cannot come as a surprise to anyone who has followed the team through their first 41 games. Inconsistency is Calgary’s team brand so far this year.