Pacific Division

San Jose Sharks: Acceptable Losses

Thursday, the San Jose Sharks defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1. Based on the Sharks recent performance, that should not have surprised anyone. The Sharks were sure to bring their A game against the top team...
Arizona Coyoters Mikkel Boedker.(Brandon Titus/Inside Hockey)

Learning All Over Again in November

It is November, but when teams have missed the playoffs, they tend to start living in the past. That is what the Arizona Coyotes might do after suffering heartbreaking back-to-back losses to the Dallas Stars an...

Jason Labarbera: Clutch NHL Performer?

ANAHEIM, CA -- In 11 seasons of NHL hockey, Anaheim Ducks' third string goaltender Jason Labarbera hasn't played in very many pivotal nationally televised games, but on Wednesday night at the Honda Center, he d...

Kings Need McSomething

I’m going to steal a joke from my friend Dennis Bernstein, writer for www.thefourthperiod.com, who said on twitter that the way the Kings are going, signing defensemen, their next one will be McFlurry. That’s b...

Rangers Lack Energy, Drop Second Straight Game

It was a bad weekend for the New York Rangers. The team had an opportunity to add four more points to the win column in back-to-back games and they came away with zero. The Rangers dropped the first in Toron...

Canucks Lack Nothing

Sunday night, the Anaheim Ducks looked to put a whumping on the Canucks something like the Kings had done 23 hours prior, when they’d beaten them 5-1 and chased Ryan Miller from the crease after two periods. ...

Photo Gallery: Oilers vs Flyers (11/04/2014)

The Philadelphia Flyers defeated the visiting Edmonton Oilers by a score of 4-1 during regulation. Jakub Voracek scored two goals in the first period while teammates Pierre-Edouard Bellamre and Luke Schenn adde...

Vancouver Magic Goes Poof!

You know that saying, “Fifty is the new forty”? How about “red is the new black?” What about “Vancouver is the new Toronto”? In hockey terms, that’s just what’s happening. Here’s what I mean.   Year ...

Crunch Turnovers Leads to Struggles

SYRACUSE, N.Y - The Syracuse Crunch had broken an 0 for 20 slump on the power play against the Binghamton Senators last weekend. But, the 4-4-2 Crunch went right back to square one as they fell to the Norfolk A...