Central Division

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...

Predators Extended Bruins Woes, Win 4-3 in OT

Boston, MA -- For the third straight game the Boston Bruins went to overtime and for the third straight game they left the TD Garden ice having squandered their chance at two points. The Nashville Predators' Ry...

Makar Makes Difference

Boston, MA -- This time last year Cale Makar was a college sophomore, an assistant captain on the University of Massachusetts ice hockey team, and the reason for lots of dreaming from not just one, but two fan ...

Lightning Can’t Adjust, Fall To Wild

The Minnesota Wild came into Tampa Bay on a hot streak with points in 11 straight games, but the talk surrounding the Lightning after their 5-4 loss was centered around defense and paying attention to details.

Avalanche Topple Bruins 4-1

Boston, MA - The Colorado Avalanche and the Boston Bruins each entered Saturday night's tilt at TD Garden riding multiple game unbeaten streaks. For the visiting Avalanche it was five straight while the Bruins ...