Eric Gelinas – Jon Merrill
Scratched: Jacob Josefson
Injured: Ryane Clowe (concussion), Adam Larsson (lower body), Bryce Salvador (foot), Ryan Carter (leg), Peter Harrold (foot), Stephen Gionta (ankle)
Chris Kunitz – SidneyCrosby – Pascal Dupuis
Jussi Jokinen – Evgeni Malkin – Jayson Megna
Chris Conner – Brandon Sutter – Joe Vitale
Craig Adams – Zach...
League last season after being granted exceptional-player status from Hockey Canada, is expected to be the first pick at the 2015 draft. The 6-foot, 185-pound left-handed shot is bidding to be the first 16-year-old to play on Canada's WJC team since SidneyCrosby in 2004. He has 12 goals, 50 points and a plus-22 rating in 31 games for the Otters.
Ekblad, a 6-3.5, 216-pound right-handed shot, was also...
Video game: NHL 14
Movie: Happy Gilmore
Actor: Will Ferrell
Preferred music: Country
Three you would invite to dinner: SidneyCrosby, Carrie Underwood, Patrick Kane
Sport (other than hockey): Baseball
Breakfast food: "Fruit smoothie with eggs, ham and toast."
-- Mike G. Morreale...
-winger twice won Olympic gold representing the Calgary Flames and assisted on SidneyCrosby's golden goal in 2010.
But the Flames faced a fourth straight season out of the playoffs when Iginla was asked by general manager Jay Feaster last spring to waive his no-trade clause. Iginla did so and supplied a list of preferred destinations.
Similar to the sentiment when defenceman Ray Bourque left the Bruins...
Students in attendance Tuesday for the fifth annual Pittsburgh Penguins Open Practice were treated to a special surprise as team captain SidneyCrosby climbed into the Consol Energy stands and visited with the youngsters.
More than 8,000 students from 63 schools in Allegheny County, Pa., were on hand for the event and some exchanged high-fives with Crosby, while others received autographs...
this season (and deservedly so, as SidneyCrosby, Chris Kunitz and Evgeni Malkin make up three of the top four fantasy forwards in Yahoo leagues), the Anaheim Ducks' duo of Corey Perry and Ryan Getzlaf deserve some credit as well.
Last week I explained how it's the Penguins with the best fantasy quartet of forwards in the League (James Neal being the fourth player), but the Ducks could rival almost any...
shots for New York, but the Ducks overcame two early deficits with another dominant performance. Anaheim improved to 11-0-2 at Honda Center, still the only NHL team without a regulation home loss this season.
PENGUINS 2, BLUE JACKETS 1
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Evgeni Malkin scored in his return from a lower-body injury, SidneyCrosby added his 16th goal, and Pittsburgh beat Columbus.
cap space is important to his team especially because SidneyCrosby's salary-cap charge is $8.7 million and Evgeni Malkin's cap charge will grow to $9.5 million next season. Brooks Orpik and Jussi Jokinen are in the final years of their current contracts.
"We've been very fortunate with our ownership being able to spend the cap the last few years, especially with having two of the higher...