Washington Capitals forward Daniel Winnik decided to make an aggressive play on Thursday night with his team up by a goal in the third period. As Reilly Smith of the Florida Panthers cranked up for a shot on the Capitals’ goal, Winnik dropped down to
Yesterday, we passed along word that New York recalled d-man Ryan Pulock from AHL Bridgeport on an emergency basis. And now we know why. On Thursday, the Isles announced that defenseman Nick Leddy is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. It’s unclear when Leddy got hurt, or what he hurt (he didn’t practice today, and head coach Jack Capuano said the club should know more tomorrow.) Leddy had been loaded up with minutes through the first four games of the year — including a whopping 26:19 in Sunday’s OT win over the Ducks — and played nearly 24 minutes in the club’s last game, Tuesday’s 3-2 loss to San Jose. The Isles are back in action Friday, when they host the visiting Arizona Coyotes. They’re
Matt Hewitt #31 of the Vancouver Canucks congratulates winning goaltender Jacob Markstrom #25 after defeating the St. Louis Blues in their NHL game at Rogers Arena October 18, 2016 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Vancouver won 2-1 in overtime. Matt Hewitt carefully navigated his 2008 Ford Explorer Sport Trac into his parking space at Rogers Arena on Tuesday.