The new NHL comes to life when the puck drops on Tuesday night. Four brand spanking new divisions (some with geographically confusing names) will be introduced. From there, it should be chaos as usual.
The most likely scenario for Clarkson isn’t Ottawa or Edmonton. It’s Toronto.
First, it was the Philadelphia Flyers announcing Briere’s buyout, then the Lightning sending Lecavalier packing. Are the Rangers ready to break up with Brad Richards?
It’s no wonder why New Yorkers adore Henrik Lundqvist.
The Rangers must prove an identity exists without injured captain Ryan Callahan available.
The Isles jumped out to a 4-0 lead, before giving up three goals to Tampa. They hung on and won 4-3 on Martin Luther King Day.
Vincent Lecavalier had a goal and an assist to help the Tampa Bay Lightning stop a five-game losing streak with a 4-1 victory over the New York Islanders on Thursday night.
The Southeast Division-leading Lightning look to win four in a row on the road Wednesday night when the Devils try to win a season-best five straight at home.
Jack Capuano will make his NHL coaching debut in place of Scott Gordon, taking over on an interim basis after guiding the Islanders’ AHL affiliate in Bridgeport.
Steven Stamkos looks to continue his success at St. Pete Times Forum when the Lightning attempt to beat the New York Islanders for the ninth time in 11 meetings there Thursday night.