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Filed Under:Sports / Hockey
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Archived Since:March 7, 2008

Blog Post Archive

Slap Shot’s Content Is On the Move

11 months agoSports / Hockey : Slap Shot

Thank you for visiting Slap Shot. This blog’s regular features, including live game analysis, reader discussion, news and notes from Jeff Z. Klein and others, can now be found on the Hockey section front.

Rangers’ First Pick Is One With Ties to the Islanders

11 months agoSports / Hockey : Slap Shot

With the 65th overall pick, the Rangers chose Adam Tambellini, a 6-foot-2 center whose father and brother each played for the Islanders.

Devils Work a Trade So They Can Select Brodeur’s Son

11 months agoSports / Hockey : Slap Shot

The Devils took Anthony Brodeur, an 18-year-old goalie, with the 208th pick of the 211-pick draft, sending their seventh-round pick in 2015 to the Kings in exchange for the chance to pick Brodeur.

Islanders Make Deal With Wild Before Selecting a Defenseman in the First Round

11 months agoSports / Hockey : Slap Shot

The Islanders sent Nino Niederreiter to Minnesota for Cal Clutterbuck, and took defenseman Ryan Pulock with the 15th over all pick in Sunday’s N.H.L. draft.

Rangers Decide to Keep Richards

11 months agoSports / Hockey : Slap Shot

The Rangers announced Friday that they would not use their remaining compliance buyout this summer, ensuring that Brad Richards will return to the team for at least one more season.

Paille Goes from Role Player to Difference Maker for Bruins

11 months agoSports / Hockey : Slap Shot

Normally a low-profile fourth-line player, Boston forward Daniel Paille has scored the game-winning goal in two Stanley Cup finals games against Chicago.

Lundqvist Heads List of N.H.L. Invitees to Swedish Olympic Camp

11 months agoSports / Hockey : Slap Shot

Sweden's ice hockey federation has included N.H.L. players on the list of players invited to its Olympic orientation camp even though the N.H.L. and the I.O.C. have not yet reached an agreement allowing full participation at the Sochi Games.

Keeping Score: Which Statistics Show Path to the Cup?

11 months agoSports / Hockey : Slap Shot

Determining factors that might predict the winner of this year’s Stanley Cup finals based on analysis of the championship games or series of the N.F.L., N.B.A., N.H.L. and Major League Baseball, and the major finals in golf and tenn...

A Glimpse of Where Chicago Hockey Was in 1934

11 months agoSports / Hockey : Slap Shot

An article in The Chicagoan in 1934 profiles Maj. Frederic McLaughlin, the Hawks' mercurial owner.

Blackhawks Replace Stalberg With Bollig in Game 1

11 months agoSports / Hockey : Slap Shot

The move may mean that Coach Joel Quenneville was not pleased with Viktor Stalberg’s play, or that he could be embracing a bigger lineup against the imposing Bruins.

Bruins Likely to Replace Campbell with Daugavins

11 months agoSports / Hockey : Slap Shot

The Boston Bruins appear likely to fill their roster hole with Kaspars Daugavins for Game 4 against Pittsburgh after Gregory Campbell was lost for the playoffs with a broken leg.

Bruins Lose Campbell for Remainder of Playoffs

11 months agoSports / Hockey : Slap Shot

Gregory Campbell, who centers the so-called Merlot Line for the Bruins, sustained a broken leg when he blocked an Evgeni Malkin shot in the second period Wednesday.

Bruins’ Domination of Penguins Has Been Very Penguin-Like

11 months agoSports / Hockey : Slap Shot

The Bruins flipped the script on the Penguins in the first two games of their Eastern Conference finals series.

Panel Advises N.H.L. to Mandate Visors for New Players

11 months agoSports / Hockey : Slap Shot

The N.H.L. competition committee recommended that visors be mandated beginning next season, though veteran players may opt out through a grandfather clause.

At Combine, Top Russian Prospect Makes His Case

11 months agoSports / Hockey : Slap Shot

Valeri Nichushkin could be among the top three picks in the draft, if he can convince N.H.L. teams that he will actually come to North America.

Monday Morning Skate: Parise's Late Comeback, Perry's Fantastic Finish and Panthers' Historic Drought

4 years agoSports / Hockey : Slap Shot

Monday Morning Skate: Florida reaches new lows in the history of N.H.L. playoff chases; Zach Parise plans unexplainable return to the Devils; Corey Perry gets push for Hart Trophy consideration.

Nordiques Nation Is Headed to Newark

4 years agoSports / Hockey : Slap Shot

Some 2,100 Quebec fans are expected to travel April 10 to Prudential Center in Newark for the season-ending game between the Devils and the Boston Bruins.

N.H.L. Puts Freeze on Games in Russia

4 years agoSports / Hockey : Slap Shot

The Rangers and the Washington Capitals will not open the 2011-12 N.H.L. season in Russia, nor will any N.H.L. clubs play Kontinental Hockey League clubs in exhibition games in Russia next fall.

Selanne Has Been There When Ducks Have Needed Him

4 years agoSports / Hockey : Slap Shot

Four times in the past six weeks, Anaheim wing Teemu Selanne has scored the tying goal in the final three minutes of a game.

Lundqvist Finds Benefits in Starting Every Game

4 years agoSports / Hockey : Slap Shot

There is one advantage of being the only veteran goaltender on the Rangers for Henrik Lundqvist: He knows he is starting every game.

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