Ryan Miller’s freshly designed red, white and blue goalie mask — with Uncle Sam on one side and a soaring bald eagle on the other — has arrived.
Steve Mason and the Flyers are playing their best hockey of the season heading into the Olympic break.
This isn’t the first time Engelland lost a fight either. He lost after one punch against the Calgary Flames earlier this season.
Sweden’s Olympic hockey team has replaced an injured Detroit Red Wings forward with a healthy one.
With Detroit Red Wings forward Johan Franzen still battling the effects of a concussion, a spot is open on Team Sweden, and another Red Wing is on the list as a possible replacement.
John Tortorella apologized for his actions Jan. 18, when he attempted to storm the Flames locker room, characterizing the move as “stupidity” and “nonsense.”
Detroit has been weak on the power play in January, converting on just 4 of 50 opportunities.
Scott Hartnell and Claude Giroux each had three points, Steve Mason made 33 saves and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the banged up Detroit Red Wings 5-0 Tuesday night.
NHL Could Reevaluate Sending Players To Sochi For Olympics, Some Players Elect To Leave Families Home
“It’s getting to the point where our lives are on the line if we go there,” Tim Oshie told the New York Times. “They’re talking about terrorizing families. I’d rather stay in the homeland.”
Nick Bjugstad scored in a shootout and Tim Thomas denied Detroit three times in one-on-one duels, lifting the Florida Panthers to a 5-4 win over the Red Wings on Sunday night after trailing by two goals twice in regulation.