The Emergence of Brandon Montour During Aaron Ekblad’s Absence

Via NHL.com During Aaron Ekblad’s absence due to a lower body injury suffered in late October, the Panthers defense core has had to step up in big ways. Younger guys like Gustav Forsling and Josh Mahura, as well as veterans Radko Gudas and Marc Staal have helped the Panthers stay afloat without their #1 defenseman,Continue reading “The Emergence of Brandon Montour During Aaron Ekblad’s Absence”

Jack is Back Part 2 – What it Means This Time Around

Photo by Bill Wippert The red-hot Vegas Golden Knights (12-2-0) are taking their annual trip to Western New York tonight to play the Buffalo Sabres (7-6-0). The Sabres come into this matchup on the tail end of losing three straight, dropping games to the Carolina Hurricanes, Tampa Bay Lightning, and the Arizona Coyotes, respectively. WhileContinue reading “Jack is Back Part 2 – What it Means This Time Around”

The Sabres’ Power Play is Struggling – Here’s Why and Some Potential Fixes

Via Micheline Veluvolu While the Sabres have had a fine start to the season, and a 4-3 record to show for it, the power play is an exception. That unit is ranked 24th in the NHL, converting chances at a 15.38% clip. The last time the Sabres had a good power play was the 2016-17Continue reading “The Sabres’ Power Play is Struggling – Here’s Why and Some Potential Fixes”

TST NHL Trade Target List: Atlantic Division

Via Getty Images *Bold = Traded* Jake DeBrusk LW BOS 1 year (RFA) Victor Olofsson W BUF 1 year Cody Eakin C BUF 1 year Vinnie Hinostroza W BUF 1 year Colin Miller D BUF 1 year Mark Pysyk S BUF 1 year Craig Anderson G BUF 1 year Tyler Bertuzzi W DET 2 yearsContinue reading “TST NHL Trade Target List: Atlantic Division”

NHL Injury Report

Full roundup of all injuries and unavailable players from around the NHL, updated on the fly! Does not include players on COVID protocol list or in travel quarantine. Players with red text are on Injured Reserve (IR), and players with purple text are on Long-Term Injured Reserve (LTIR).

2021 Arena Capacity Tracker

An all new Arena Capacity Tracker for the 2021 season, with dated updates from all 31 NHL teams on their ability to host fans, or not, for home games this season.