The Toronto Maple Leafs have placed defenseman John-Michael Liles on waivers as their opening-night roster begins to come into focus.
Mike Smith stopped 42 shots and Mikkel Boedker and Michael Stone scored second-period goals and the Phoenix Coyotes defeated the San Jose Sharks 3-0 Saturday.
Playoff hero Ben Smith made his Chicago Blackhawks season debut against the Calgary Flames Friday night, while Michael Frolik was out.
Joel Quenneville declared Dave Bolland and Ben Smith "questionable" for both games against the Stars this weekend. Bolland has been out the past five days with an upper body injury.
Tim Kavanagh has his latest goalie rankings and has trouble figuring out what to make of the Flyers situation in net.
Tim Kavanagh looks at upstart Mathieu Garon's chances of more playing time in the wake of his league-leading ratios and recent string of shutouts.
Tim Kavanagh recaps some of the notable battles for goaltending spots and how they're resolving themselves early.