02/02 9:00pm EST by THB Staff
Jared Cowen, Ottawa Senators, Video

Jared Cowen had a close call on Tuesday night.

The Ottawa Senators defenseman took teammate Cody Ceci’s stick to the face and was cut near his right eye.

Minnesota Wild forward Jason Zucker was left checking his teeth after taking a high hit from New York Islanders defenseman Marek Zidlicky on Tuesday night.

02/02 1:18pm EST by THB Staff
Vancouver Canucks, Blog, Brandon Prust

The Brandon Prust story reads very similar to that of Chris Higgins: veteran forward injured early on, struggles to find his game and winds up on waivers. The only question remaining is if he’ll join Higgins in Uitca or be picked up by one of the other 29 clubs.

02/02 1:00pm EST by Matt Baker
Alex Biega, Vancouver Canucks, Blog

The defenceman's signing is good value for a player, who has proven he can stick at the NHL level.

02/01 12:42am EST by Dhiren Mahiban
John Scott, NHL All-Star Game, Features

John Scott envisioned himself being in the background during the NHL’s all-star game festivities in Nashville.

The top vote-getter, now in the minors, allegedly shamed to skip the event altogether, thought he was just going to enjoy the all-star game “from behind the scenes”.

01/30 1:28am EST by Dhiren Mahiban
Dennis Wideman, Don Henderson

While Dennis Wideman won’t know his fate until next week, the National Basketball Referees Association weighed in on the matter on Friday.

Wideman ran into linesman Don Henderson on Wednesday night as he was skating to the Flames bench. He was not penalized on the play, but has a hearing with the league on Tuesday.

01/27 11:42pm EST by Dhiren Mahiban

Alex Ovechkin won’t be heading to Nashville.

Following Washington’s 4-3 overtime loss to the Philadelphia Flyers, the Capitals announced Ovechkin will not attend the all-star festivities this weekend.

01/27 11:33pm EST by Dhiren Mahiban
Milan Lucic, Dennis Wideman, Video

It’s been a tough night for linesmen in the NHL.

Calgary Flames defenceman Dennis Wideman and L.A. Kings forward Milan Lucic could be hearing from the league during the all-star break after making contact with officials in their respective games.

01/27 9:48pm EST by Dhiren Mahiban
Marcus Johansson, Washington Captials, Video

Marcus Johansson may have to make alternate arrangements for the all-star break.

The Washington Capitals forward was injured during the first period of Wednesday’s game against the Philadelphia Flyers.

01/27 9:10pm EST by Dhiren Mahiban
Boston Bruins, Jonas Gustavsson

Goaltender Jonas Gustavsson is once again having issues with his heart.

The Boston Bruins backup left Tuesday night’s 6-2 loss to the Anaheim Ducks and went to Mass General Hospital for observation.