Bishop, Rask, Varlamov Voted Vezina Trophy Finalists

Semyon Varlamov of the Colorado Avalanche, Tuuka Rask of the Boston Bruins, Ben Bishop


Matt Cooke Says He Didn’t Mean To Injure Barrie

Matt Cooke explained that it was not his intention to hurt Tyson Barrie.

Ondrej Palat

Johnson, MacKinnon And Palat Voted Calder Trophy Finalists

Forwards Tyler Johnson and Ondrej Palat of the Tampa Bay Lightning and Nathan MacKinnon of


Avs’ 2010 First Rounder Hishon Could Make NHL Debut Tonight For Game 4

Colorado has recalled Joey Hishon, the 2010 17th overall pick to potentially make his debut tonight.

Stars Avalanche

NHL Diary: Spectacular Goal Caps Wild Victory

Welcome to the “Morning Skate: Stanley Cup Playoffs Edition,” a daily collection of the latest


Semyon Varlamov Carries Breakout Season Into Playoffs

Colorado Avalanche rookie forward Nathan MacKinnon has stolen the show in Denver with seven points in two playoff games, but goaltender Semyon Varlamov‘s role in the Avalanche taking a 2-0 series lead can’t be overlooked. The Avalanche goalie turned


Top Line Helps Avalanche Take 2-0 Series Lead

The line of Nathan MacKinnon (1-3—4), Paul Stastny (1-3—4) and Gabriel Landeskog (2-0—2) combined for four goals and 10 points to power the Avalanche to a 2-0 series lead over the Wild. MacKinnon has now scored seven points in

Paul Stantsy

Video: Paul Stastny Forces OT With 13 Seconds Left

Nothing beats the drama of the Stanley Cup playoffs. Nothing


Three Things To Note For Wild/Avalanche Series

A few game notes to gather before sitting down and watching some playoff hockey.


Ranking The Top 8 Hottest Teams Entering The Playoffs

Timing is everything, and catching fire right before the playoffs can make the difference between a deep run and an early exit. A hot stretch to end the regular season not only suggests that everything is working, but gives