stopped 14 of 15 shots over two periods in relief of Jake Allen to pick up his 689th career victory (adding to his NHL-record total) and first win with St. Louis.
St. Louis rallied from a three-goal deficit to win in regulation for the first time since Oct. 21, 2003 at EDM. In that game, ChrisPronger (0-3—3) paced all players with three points as the Blues rallied from a 3-0 hole to win 6-4.
Brad McCrimmon was a guy's guy, a man's man. That's how Nicklas Lidstrom, ChrisPronger and Todd Bertuzzi describe him. McCrimmon mentored those three and helped guide them through some difficult times during their careers.
* With such a small percentage of hockey players making the NHL, Brandon has produced five starting goaltenders: five-time Stanley Cup Champion Turk Broda, two-time Stanley Cup...
away future first-round picks, like the Ducks did when they acquired ChrisPronger, is usually a good gamble.
10. Detroit Red Wings (12-5-5)
GIVE THANKS: Mike Babcock is doing a masterful job of putting his skilled young players in situations to succeed. He's leaning on the fourth line to eat up a lot of the defensive-zone faceoffs (they're not the only team trying to emulate what has been...
Ovechkin, Alexander Semin and Semyon Varlamov and other teammates alike in the Washington Capitals dressing room.
While Lidstrom and Scott Niedermayer became the model for the modern defenseman, Pronger retained the mean, tough, physical play of some of the elite defensemen in the 1970s and 1980s. He won the Hart Trophy and the Norris Trophy in 2000, and finished in the top five...
NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly was an in-studio guest of NHL Live to discuss the postponement of the game between the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Ottawa Senators, the situation regarding Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov, his impressions of the start of the NHL season, ChrisPronger joining the NHL's Department of Player Safety and more....
Couturier – Matt Read
Zac Rinaldo – Chris VandeVelde - Blair Jones
Nicklas Grossmann – Mark Streit
Andrew MacDonald – Nick Schultz
Michael Del Zotto – Luke Schenn
Scratched: Jason Akeson.
Injured: Braydon Coburn (lower body), Vincent Lecavalier (lower body), ChrisPronger (post concussion syndrome), Kimmo Timonen (blood clots), Ryan White (groin).
Jamie Benn – Tyler Seguin...