JOEY MACDONALD NEWS

Habs Add Joey MacDonald To Goaltending Depth by   Steven Ellis

The Montreal Canadiens have agreed to terms on a one-year, two-way contract with free agent goaltender Joey MacDonald. In 11 games with the Calgary Flames in 2013-14, MacDonald posted a 5-4-1 record. MacDonald has posted a career 44-61-15 record in 133 regular season games, while suiting up for 300 career AHL contests during his career. With Peter Delmas and Robert Mayer departing [...]
Via The Hockey House
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Panthers hold large edge in shots but fall at home to Flames

Vincent Trocheck scores the lone goal for the Panthers, who ratchet up 35 shots against the Flames and goalie Joey MacDonald but come up short at home against Calgary.
Via FOXSports.com
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Panthers hold large edge in shots but fall at home to Flames

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) -- Mike Cammalleri scored the tiebreaking goal in the second period and the Calgary Flames beat the Florida Panthers 2-1 Friday night. Kenny Agostino also scored for Calgary and Joey MacDonald stopped 34 shots. Vincent Trocheck scored for the Panthers, and Roberto Luongo made 15 saves. Luongo started his first game since March 27th against Carolina when he left...
Via Fox Sports Florida
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Monahan lifts Flames over Habs

Rookie forward Sean Monahan had a goal and an assist, and Joey MacDonald made 33 saves in the Calgary Flames' 3-2 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday night. Sven Baertschi and Curtis Glencross also scored for Calgary (2-0-2). The last time the Flames earned at least one point in their first four games was in 2009 when they had a 4-0 start. MacDonald made his third...
Via AP on Fox
October 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Flames Goalie Danny Taylor Signs With Farjestad by   TheHockeyHouse

After two appearances with the Calgary Flames this season as a fill in goaltender, Danny Taylor has agreed to a deal with Farjestad of the Swedish Elite League. Will Joey MacDonald signed for next season with Reto Berra and Karri Ramo also challenging for the starting role, there was little room for Taylor to fit [...]
Via The Hockey House
May 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Flames 4, Wild 1

Joey MacDonald made 34 saves, Mark Cundari scored a goal in his first NHL game and the Calgary Flames beat Minnesota 4-1 on Sunday night to hand the Wild a potentially harmful home loss in their push for the playoffs. Mikael Backlund, Mike Cammalleri and Jiri Hudler also scored for the Flames, who are long out of the postseason hunt but have won six of their last eight games. Zach...
Via AP on Fox
April 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Flames, MacDonald burn the Wild in 4-1 home loss

Just give up already, you know its over, its pointless, resistance is futile are all things Wild fans might be thinking as their team plays the Calgary Flames.  If you expect the Flames to just throw in the towel then you do not know this team which has fully embraced the role of spoiler as they rallied to beat 2nd place Anaheim and then held on to beat a desperate Detroit team...
Via State of Hockey News
April 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Flames 3, Avalanche 1

Mike Cammalleri broke a second-period tie and Joey MacDonald stopped 39 shots, helping the Calgary Flames snap a 13-game road winless streak with a 3-1 victory over the slumping Colorado Avalanche on Monday night. Roman Cervenka also scored and Alex Tanguay added a short-handed goal to wrap up the win for the Flames in a game that featured the bottom two teams in the NHL. Before...
Via Fox Sports
April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Joey MacDonald’s slick glove save on Brendan Morrow

Dallas Stars forward Brendan Morrow had a wide open net when he got the pass from Erik Cole out front.  Calgary Flames goalie Joey MacDonald did the excellent job of going post-to-post and getting his glove out to make the save.  Lucky for Morrow the Stars went on to win 4-3 and so the sheer robbery by MacDonald didn’t come into play. [NHL.com]
Via Diehardsport
March 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Calgary Flames stacking up goaltenders

So how many goaltenders do the Calgary Flames need, anyway?Leland Irving stepped in when Miikka Kiprusoff went on injured reserve with a knee injury. He started Monday night’s game against the Wild. Earlier the team signed Danny Taylor to a NHL contract to add some depth. Then the Flames also claimed journeyman Joey MacDonald on waivers from the Red Wings, too.MacDonald was an...
Via Fox - The Hockey Guy
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

Joey MacDonald Reportedly Requests Trade After Detroit Red Wings Sign Jonas Gustavsson

The Detroit Red Wings' acquisition of free-agent goalie Jonas Gustavsson pretty clearly signaled the team's desire to upgrade from Joey MacDonald Continue reading →
Via The Detroit Sports Site
July 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Red Wings sign goalie Gustavsson

The Red Wings' first step in free agency was not the big name but an insurance signing. On Sunday, they signed goaltender Jonas Gustavsson to a two-year deal. Jimmy Howard is the starter and Joey MacDonald filled in nicely last season when Howard was injured and Ty Conklin faltered. But MacDonald went down with a back injury late in the season and although he expected to be...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
July 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Dominik Hasek, Joey MacDonald Among Detroit Red Wings’ Best Options for Backup Goalie

Tomas Vokoun was traded to Pittsburgh and signed a two-year deal, meaning that he won't hit the free-agent market on July 1 Continue reading →
Via The Detroit Sports Site
June 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Decisions loom as Wings clean out lockers

DETROIT -- An offseason of uncertainty began Tuesday at Joe Louis Arena as the Red Wings gathered to take their team photo and clean out their lockers for the season. Two of the Wings' top defensemen have decisions to make and hockey isn't necessarily the overriding factor for either. Captain Nick Lidstrom reiterated that he planned to meet with general manager Ken Holland...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
April 24, 2012  |  1 Comment

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

How to Beat the Goalie: Edition 13 3/30

Welcome Detroit Red Wings and Nashville Predators fans to the signature story on Fang Faction, 'How to Beat the Goalie.' This is edition thirteen since this has started. It has been a good while since this story has been made to "scout" the other team, but that is stopping tonight.The Nashville Predators take on a injured, Detroit Red Wings team, Friday night. The...
Via Fang Faction
March 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Wings can't shake the injury bug

Wishful thinking was on display after Red Wings practice on Friday. Many of the injured players were encouraged with their progress leading head coach Mike Babcock to believe that Captain Nick Lidstrom (ankle bone bruise) was ready to rejoin the lineup. Nicks in, isnt he?" Babcock asked reporters after practice. When the coach was informed that Lidstrom indicated that he...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
March 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Red Wings Recap: 3.6.2012

Once again, the better team lost. Despite all the injuries, Detroit made a late push to try to tie the game, but fell short, losing 3-2 to Philly.Full recap after the jump:  Power Play gave up a shorty and that ended up being the GWG. And of course it was Talbot. Pretty much the worst moment of my day. Hopefully he stubs his toe tonight. Then cries.Franzen scored and he actually...
Via Nightmare on Helm Street
March 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Ty Conklin is Winning in GR

Don't look now, but Ty Conklin is winning games for the Grand Rapids Griffins. The Griffins have struggled with goaltending this year. Even Joey MacDonald has had a tough time winning there with a 2.63 GAA. Ty Conklin has started 3 games and won them all with a 1.34 GAA and a .940 SV%. This doesn't mean Conklin will be coming back anytime soon, or ever, but he's proving...
Via Nightmare on Helm Street
February 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Red Wings 5, Blue Jackets 2

Henrik Zetterberg scored the go-ahead goal and added an assist, and Joey MacDonald had 28 saves to help the Detroit Red Wings end a three-game slide with a 5-2 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday night. Johan Franzen had a goal and two assists, Niklas Kronwall and Valtteri Filppula both added a goal and assist, and Jan Mursak also scored for the Red Wings, who are...
Via AP on Fox
February 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Blue Jackets fall behind in 3rd, lose to Wings

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) --Henrik Zetterberg scored the go-ahead goal and added an assist, and Joey MacDonald had 28 saves to help the Detroit Red Wings end a three-game slide with a 5-2 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday night. Johan Franzen had a goal and two assists, Niklas Kronwall and Valtteri Filppula both added a goal and assist, and Jan Mursak also scored for the...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
February 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Zetterberg's goal spurs Wings over Jackets

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Henrik Zetterberg scored the go-ahead goal and added an assist, and Joey MacDonald had 28 saves to help the Detroit Red Wings end a three-game slide with a 5-2 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday night. Johan Franzen had a goal and two assists, Niklas Kronwall and Valtteri Filppula both added a goal and assist, and Jan Mursak also scored for...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
February 28, 2012  |  Discuss
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