The Ottawa Senators hit a pothole Tuesday night on the road to the playoffs.
The dawn of a new era here in Hockeytown earlier this month was not celebrated with champagne and ribbon- cutting ceremonies, but rather with men sloshing around in greyish goo wearing hard hats, galoshes and smiles.
Andreas Athanasiou crashed into Eddie Lack as he scored in overtime Monday night, giving the Detroit Red Wings a 4-3 victory over Carolina on a play that left the Hurricanes goalie with a frightening injury.
Don Fehr is not making any promises. But he’s also not making any threats.
There are many numbers that underscore the surprising rebound of the Toronto Maple Leafs from dead last in the NHL to, as of now, inside the playoff picture.
PHILADELPHIA — Guy Boucher put the decision to select Craig Anderson as the Ottawa Senators’ nominee for the Bill Masterton Trophy best.
Sidney Crosby wasn’t going to get into a war of words with Eugene Melnyk.
Imagine if the opposite had occurred?
On the warm Buffalo evening last summer that Auston Matthews was selected first overall by the Maple Leafs in a boo-filled KeyBank Center, a small pocket of Toronto fans sitting in the stands proudly showcased their T-shirts emblazoned with the words “Auston 20:16.”