Capitals smile after victory in Columbus

The fans of the Washington Capitals experienced constant ups and downs in the past few weeks. A win was usually followed by a loss. But with the 4-3 away win after overtime at the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday evening (local time), the team from the US capital goes into the break for the Honda … Read more

Giroux shoots Ottawa Senators to third win in a row

The Ottawa Senators clearly swept the Montreal Canadiens off the ice 5-0 on Saturday night at the Canadian Tire Center and thus clinched their third win in a row. The second row in particular ran around double packers Claude Giroux hot, but also goalkeeper Anton Forsberg stuck out. “He played well,” said the German center … Read more

Oilers get a win with emergency backup goalie

Emergency backup goaltender Matt Berlin played for the Edmonton Oilers in Saturday’s 7-3 win over the Chicago Blackhawks at Edmonton’s Rogers Place. “It was wild all day, but the end of the day was incredible,” said Berlin. “Something I will never forget for the rest of my life.” The 25-year-old, who is in his third … Read more

Grubauer shines despite a painful defeat

The Seattle Kraken lost their home game in the Climate Pledge Arena on Wednesday evening 2:3 against the Calgary Flames, but the German Kraken goalkeeper stood out Phillip Grubauer out. The Rosenheimer convinced with 41 saves and thus underlined his rising form curve. Seattle lost the lead and was overtaken by Calgary With this exit, … Read more

Sabers are undamaged in four games

The Power Ranking shows the five climbers and relegators of the week from NHL.com/de. The standings in the table are not necessarily decisive, but the performance in the past week. Statistics and team balances include the games from Thursday to Friday. The Metropolitan Division-leading Carolina Hurricanes (2-0-0) were the only ones of the four division … Read more

Ovechkin begins final step to break Gretzky’s record

“Now is the time to set new goals for No. 99,” Howe said on behalf of the Howe family. The Washington Capitals forward scored his 801st and 802nd NHL goals in Friday’s 4-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets, leveling and surpassing Gordie Howe. While that was the end of one journey through history, it was … Read more