What's buzzing:
Sign up for Yahoo Fantasy Hockey

Carlyle on Reimer; Dolan talks Rangers; season ticket holder perk rankings (Puck Headlines)

Sean Leahy
Puck Daddy

Here are your Puck Headlines: a glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media.

View photo


Getty Images

• Here's linesman Don Henderson sporting quite the shiner. [Getty Images]

• “I thought he was okay, you know, just okay," said Randy Carlyle about James Reimer Tuesday night. Reimer didn't seem happy and that prompted his agent to Tweet, "As is customary in Toronto, when your team plays poor defensively game after game you blame your goalie." Hey James, the Islanders could use a goalie next season... [TSN]

• Broken fingers will sideline both Chris Tanev and Jonathan Ericcsson.

New York Rangers owner James Dolan made the media rounds Tuesday after the New York Knicks hired Phil Jackson as team president. He did talk some hockey, backing general manager Glen Sather in dealing away team captain Ryan Callahan. [ESPN New York]

• Like it or not, NHL expansion is coming at some point. And with 16 teams in the East and 14 in the West, Seattle and Las Vegas seem like prime locations to bring in new teams. [Globe and Mail]

• Are you an NHL season ticket holder? How do your perks stack up against those of the other 29 teams? [Silver Seven Sens]

• The KHL has officially announced expansion plans for next seasons with teams coming to Sochi, Tolyatti and Jokerit of the SM-Liiga moving. [R Sport]

• What opposing player does Dustin Penner say he will "slash [...] a few times and then chirp his facial hair"? [Mayors Manor]

• Great news for Tim Bozon: the junior hockey player who is battling meningitis is currently awake and out of intensive care. [Global News]

• It ain't all about the PIMs, baby, and Bourne explains why. [Backhand Shelf]

• The Boston Bruins are red-hot, winning 10 in a row and increasing their lead on the Eastern Conference. [Bruins Daily]

• Here's who's hot and cold with the CHL playoffs coming up. [Buzzing the Net]

• How Not to Execute a Set Play, as performed by the Toronto Maple Leafs. [PPP]

• Matt Read can really do it all for the Philadelphia Flyers. [Broad Street Hockey]

• In a battle of fantasy hockey Jasons, who would you choose: Demers or Garrison? [Dobber Hockey]

• Here's a handy flowchart to determine if a goal in the NHL counts of not. [Battle of Cali]

• It's not that Dan Bylsma isn't trying to play the match-up game, it's just that he doesn't have the best personnel in his bottom six anymore. [Pensburgh]

• Finally, here's Andrey Vasilevskiy making a great pad save in the KHL playoffs:

Win cash prizes, pick a fantasy roster for just one day, join in minutes!

Learn how to play

Contest Entries Entry Fee Prizes Starts (EDT)
NHL $3K Tournament [$300 to 1st] 46/681 $5 $3000 Tomorrow 7:00 PM Enter
NHL $2 Double Up [Win $4] 35/284 $2 $500 Tomorrow 1:00 PM Enter
NHL $5 Double Up [Win $10] 11/113 $5 $500 Tomorrow 1:00 PM Enter
View Comments (5)