Just like his father, Jarred Tinordi brings an old-fashioned approach to the game, and that is exactly what the Canadiens needed going into the Stanley Cup playoffs, Pierre LeBrun writes.
Sabres center Mikhail Grigorenko is back in Buffalo after the rookie first-round draft pick completed his junior season in Quebec.
Andrei Markov tied it with 8.2 seconds left in regulation, and Brendan Gallagher scored the only shootout goal to give the Montreal Canadiens a 6-5 victory over the Boston Bruins on Wednesday night.
David Krejci scored a tiebreaking goal with 1:50 left and the Boston Bruins beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-3 on Monday night.
In ESPN The Magazine's DC Issue, Sarah Turcotte writes about Alex Ovechkin's changed place in the District. Once the rookie sensation, he's gone seven years without a ring and has lost his luster for fans.
Henrique's goal in 2OT lets Devils oust Panthers
Ben Bishop made 25 saves in his home debut with the Senators, and Ottawa beat the Eastern Conference-leading New York Rangers 4-1 on Thursday night.
Mike Ribeiro scored twice and the surging Dallas Stars took the Pacific Division lead by beating the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 on Tuesday.
Avalanche 5, Blackhawks 2
The Edmonton Oilers announced Tuesday that Ryan Nugent-Hopkins is out 7-10 days with a sprained shoulder.
The Buffalo Sabres have demoted defenseman Brayden McNabb to AHL Rochester, where the rookie will have the benefit of getting more playing time after missing eight games with a concussion.
Bobby Butler scored the decisive goal in the fifth round of the shootout to lift the Ottawa Senators to a 3-2 win over the slumping Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night.
Senators-Maple Leafs Preview
Craig Smith had a lot of trouble deciding to leave Wisconsin for Nashville, but the move has worked well, for both the rookie and the goal-hungry Predators.
Adam Henrique scored his second goal of the game 1:28 into overtime to give Martin Brodeur and the New Jersey Devils a 3-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday night.
As impressive as Ryan Nugent-Hopkins has been in his first seven NHL games, the rookie sensation has no guarantee he will remain in the big leagues all season.