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Goaltender Mike Smith turned aside 27 of the 31 shots he faced in regulation and overtime to help the Phoenix Coyotes edge the visiting Anaheim Ducks in a shootout Monday night.

Incredibly, Smith stopped 27 of 31 shots in a 5-4 shootout victory over the same Anaheim Ducks on Saturday night.
Tue, Mar 5, 2013 12:06:00 AM

Carl Hagelin (upper body) won't travel with the Penguins to Washington.

Hagelin has officially been ruled out for Game 1. His status for Game 2 hasn't been announced yet, but we're taking the fact that he isn't traveling with the team as a sign that they don't expect him to return that quickly. He didn't practice with the Penguins on Wednesday, but he was on the ice before the rest of the team.
Apr 25 - 12:59 PM

Evgeni Malkin (lower body) won't play in Game 1 of the second round.

The good news is that Malkin will be traveling with the team, so there's a chance that he'll return for Game 2. Malkin was on the ice Wednesday morning prior to the Penguins' practice.
Apr 25 - 12:56 PM

Andre Burakovsky (upper body) is listed as week-to-week, according to coach Barry Trotz.

Trotz isn't sure if Burakovsky will be available to play in Round 2 against Pittsburgh. The Capitals forward was injured in Game 2 against Columbus and he had to undergo a minor surgery for the upper-body ailment. Burakovsky is expected to resume skating soon.
Apr 25 - 11:53 AM

Michal Neuvirth will have arthroscopic surgery on both hips.

Neuvirth was out with a lower-body injury late in the year before returning to action in the postseason. He also plans to change his trainer and off-season training regimen to try to avoid injuries. Neuvirth expects to be good to go for training camp.
Apr 25 - 11:44 AM

Brian Elliott may need additional surgery this off-season.

Elliott pushed himself to return from core muscle surgery and may need another procedure. He was not playing at 100 percent in the postseason, but expects to be fully healthy for training camp.
Apr 25 - 11:24 AM

Danton Heinen will be back in the lineup for Game 7 on Wednesday night.

Heinen is projected to play on the third line with Riley Nash and David Backes. He was a healthy scratch for Game 6, but Tommy Wingels will be in the press box for Game 7 against Toronto.
Apr 25 - 10:55 AM

Patrick Maroon has interest in re-signing with the New Jersey Devils.

The Devils acquired Maroon from Edmonton on Feb. 26th. He went on to record three goals and 13 points in 17 games with the Devils, giving him 43 points in 74 games overall. "I loved it here, my family loved it here," Maroon said of his time in New Jersey. "I knew a lot of guys here and it was a really easy transition, a good fit. But it’s what they want. They know what I bring to the table and what I do. It’s up to them." He's coming off a three-year, $6 million deal and is due for a raise.
Apr 25 - 4:41 AM

The second-round series between the Vegas Golden Knights and San Jose Sharks will begin on Thursday night.

Game 1 between these Pacific-Division rivals will be played at T-Mobile Arena in Vegas. Both teams made quick work of their first-round opponents as the Golden Knights swept the Los Angeles Kings, while the Sharks eliminated the Anaheim Ducks in four games, too.
Source: NHL.com
Apr 24 - 7:01 PM

The second-round series between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals will begin on Thursday night.

Game 1 will be played at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C. This is the third year in a row that these two teams will go head-to-head in the second round. The Penguins managed to top the Capitals in each of the last two years.
Apr 24 - 6:57 PM

Blake Wheeler has been chosen as a finalist for the Mark Messier NHL Leadership Award.

The award is presented "to the NHL player who exemplifies great leadership qualities to his team on and off the ice during the regular season and who plays a leading role in his community growing the game of hockey." Wheeler had a great season on the ice with a personal best 91 points in 81 contests. Off the ice, he serves as an ambassador for the True North Youth Foundation in a variety of programs. Deryk Engelland of the Vegas Golden Knights and Philadelphia's Wayne Simmonds are the other finalists.
Apr 24 - 3:39 PM

Deryk Engelland has been named as a finalist for the Mark Messier Leadership Award.

The award goes to the player "who exemplifies great leadership qualities to his team, on and off the ice, during the regular season and who plays a leading role in his community growing the game of hockey." Engelland is a longtime Las Vegas resident and he delivered an emotional speech in a ceremony to honor first responders and victims of the mass shooting in Las Vegas on Oct. 1. He also helped formed the Vegas Strong Hero of the Game program, where he invites victims or first responders to home games. Engelland also worked with the Ronald McDonald House and partnered with Three Square to help the less fortunate.
Apr 24 - 3:19 PM




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