Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


JOEY MACDONALD RUMORS

Joey MacDonald Will Be In Calgary For Another Year

#Flames expected to Announce Contract extension for Goaltender Joey MacDonald today. The length and value of the extension is not known. — Roger Millions (@RogMillions) April 20, 2013   Joey MacDonald to sign one-year, $925,000 contract with CAL. First to report imminent signing was @rogmillions — Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) April 20, 2013
Via Kukla's Korner
April 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Red Wings lose Joey MacDonald to Calgary

I'm a bit stunned. According to MLive's Ansar Khan, Joey MacDonald did not clear waivers: the Calgary Flames claimed him as they've got goaltending issues with Miikka Kiprusoff battling a knee issue: The Calgary Flames have claimed goaltender Joey MacDonald off waivers today. MacDonald, 33, was cleared to play today after being out since March 14 due to a bulging...
Via Kukla's Korner
February 11, 2013  |  Discuss

The Wings waive goaltender Joey MacDonald in hopes of placing him in Grand Rapids

According to Ted Kulfan of the Detroit News, the Red Wings have placed goaltender Joey MacDonald on waivers in hopes of sending him to Grand Rapids of the AHL. The 33-year-old MacDonald has been battling back issues since March of last year when he suffered a bulging disc and has since become more expendable with the addition of Jonas Gustavsson in the offseason and the emergence...
Via The Majors Detroit
February 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Red Wings put goaltender Joey MacDonald on waivers

The Detroit Red Wings have put goaltender Joey MacDonald on waivers. If MacDonald is not claimed by noon EST Monday, the Red Wings plan to send him to play for the AHL's Grand Rapids Griffins. He is 31-48-13 with a 3.04 goals-against average with Detroit, Toronto, the New York Islanders and Boston. MacDonald has been cleared to play after being out with a back injury. He has...
Via AP on Fox
February 10, 2013  |  Discuss

MacDonald trying to get back on ice with Wings

DETROIT Darren Helm isn't the only Red Wing dealing with back problems. Goaltender Joey MacDonald remember him? He's had back issues for years, including undergoing surgery in 2006 to repair a bulging disc. Last season MacDonald came up from Grand Rapids when Jimmy Howard got hurt. MacDonald helped the Wings set a new NHL record with 23 straight home victories. But...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
January 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Red Wings mid-day news: more about Joey MacDonald’s back and ironic defensive commentary

Yesterday, the Detroit News’s Ted Kulfan offered an update regarding Joey MacDonald’s recovery from a slightly herniated disc in his back, and today, MLive’s Ansar Khan also spoke to MacDonald—who will probably back up Jimmy Howard next season—about the state of an injury which more or less forced the Wings to bring Ty Conklin up and, to some extent, overplay Howard down...
Via Kukla's Korner
April 28, 2012  |  Discuss

How to Beat the Goalie: Joey MacDonald

This 'How to Beat the Goalie' story will be going over Joey MacDonald, the backup goalie to Jimmy Howard going into the First Round series. If you want to see Jimmy Howard's 'How to Beat the Goalie' story is, scroll on down the page. How to Beat the Goalie: Joey MacDonald Joey MacDonald is going to be the backup goalie to Jimmy Howard in Game 1. MacDonald...
Via Fang Faction
April 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Joey MacDonald - The Adequate Goalie

from Andrew Johnson of The Hockey Writers, As the team’s confidence in (Joey) MacDonald builds, they may unintentionally become lax in their defensive ways, expecting him to make the robbery saves and bail them out, to do what Howard has done all season long. We saw glimpses of this behavior in Sunday’s game against San Jose. At least twice, Sharks forwards entered the zone in...
Via Kukla's Korner
February 20, 2012  |  Discuss

MacDonald helps Wings extend streak to 23

DETROIT -- If this was Joey MacDonald's swan song for this season, he certainly went out on a strong note. MacDonald had to make 31 saves, some of them spectacular, to help the Red Wings defeat their nemesis, the San Jose Sharks, 3-2, and extend their NHL record home win streak to 23 games. Although it might not sound all that impressive when you consider the overall home win...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
February 19, 2012  |  Discuss

MacDonald making the most of opportunity

DETROIT -- Jimmy Howard who? No, nobody has forgotten about the Red Wings All-Star goaltender, the man with a 32-11-1 record, 2.03 goals-against average and .924 save percentage. But Joey MacDonald has certainly been there to save the day -- and the last four games -- for the Wings while Howard recovers from a broken right index finger. Before Howard got hurt in the third period...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
February 16, 2012  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>
Canadiens News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

NFL Week 3: Upsets that could happen

White House calls NFL to task

Devin Hester breaks NFL record

Anheuser-Busch can easily split from NFL

Brandon Marshall addresses media

Fans must temper expectations for Derrick Rose

Heisman Watch: Top 10 contenders

Stone Cold making a comeback?

Brady shares his old résumé

Peyton Manning: Legalized pot helped Papa John's

WATCH: Gatorade pays tribute to Jeter

Hamilton eschews alcohol celebration

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.