NHL Headlines Of The WeekThings are just starting to heat up around the NHL as we near the quarter-mark of the 2017-2018 NHL season. Here are this week's top NHL headlines.
Penguins Win 3rd Straight, Take 3-1 Lead Over RangersThe Pittsburgh Penguins moved within one win of the Eastern Conference finals with a 4-2 victory over the New York Rangers on Wednesday night.
Selanne, Finland Rout U.S. 5-0 In Bronze Medal GameTeemu Selanne scored two goals and Tuukka Rask had a 26-save shutout, helping Finland rout the United States 5-0 Saturday to win hockey bronze at the Sochi Games.
Isles Coach Jack Capuano: ‘We Need All 20 Guys Going, And We Didn't Have All 20’"I thought some guys worked hard and played a good game," Islanders coach Jack Capuano said. "Again, with our club we need all 20 guys going, and we didn't have all 20."
Devils Pull Off Comeback Victory Over PenguinsKovalchuk scored his first goal since suffering a shoulder injury last month, giving the New Jersey Devils a 3-2 victory over the Penguins.
Rangers Come Within A Fleury Clinic Of Sweeping PenguinsMarc-Andre Fleury stopped 34 shots and then stoned Rick Nash, Mats Zuccarello and Ryan Callahan in the shootout as Pittsburgh snapped a two-game losing streak following a 15-game winning run with a 2-1 win over the Rangers on Friday.
Ward Makes 39 Saves In Hurricanes' Win Over RangersCam Ward made 39 saves and Chad LaRose, Jussi Jokinen, Brandon Sutter and Jeff Skinner scored in the Carolina Hurricanes' 4-1 victory over the New York Rangers on Thursday night.
Rangers To Take On Tired 'Canes At MSGFatigue from their early season travels is becoming problematic for the Carolina Hurricanes, and now they're on the road again. The Hurricanes will try to overcome that exhaustion when they face the New York Rangers on Friday night.