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Game 3 ECSF: Rangers @ Washington

The New York Rangers head to Washington to face the Capitals tonight at the Verizon Center, starting at 7:30 PM.  For a preview, click here. TV: NBCSN Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM Rangers Game Notes Probable line-up:  Nash-Brassard-St.Louis Kreider-Stepan-Fast Hagelin-Hayes-Miller Glass-Moore-Sheppard McDonagh-Girardi Staal-Boyle Yandle-Klein Goalie match-up:  Henrik Lundqvist ...
Via NY Rangers Blog
May 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Colligan: 5 Questions on the Penguins and Trade Deadline Moves

This a column by Mike Colligan that appears every Monday morning on The Pensblog. You can find more of Mike’s work at his site, ColliganHockey.com. (1) Do the Penguins have any chance of escaping the second round? For most of the season, I’ve thought the Pittsburgh Penguins do not match up well against the Washington Capitals or New York Rangers. Both teams are big and physical…and...
Via The Pensblog
March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Expectations for Capitals newcomer Curtis Glencross

On Sunday, the Washington Capitals made their second move before tomorrow’s trade deadline. After getting Tim Gleason for Jack Hillen and a fourth round draft pick yesterday, the Caps made another trade by acquiring Curtis Glencross from the Calgary Flames. The price for Glencross was rather large considering what a player like Sean Bergenheim returned, but Glencross […] The...
Via Along the Boards
March 01, 2015  |  Discuss

CAPS Acquire Curtis Glencross from Calgary

The Washington Capitals have made their second significant trade before Monday’s trade deadline.  The Capitals added a forward to their mix, by acquiring Curtis Glencross from the Calgary Flames in exchange for second and third round draft selections. Glencross had a no-trade clause in his current contract.  Glencross agreed to waive his clause to come to Washington.  He is...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
March 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs-Capitals Preview

The Washington Capitals' three-game slide can be traced to difficulties in the opening period, and they're hoping Tim Gleason can help solve it. With Gleason potentially in line for his team debut Sunday night, the Capitals look to continue their home success against the Toronto Maple Leafs, who are trying to snap a franchise-record losing streak. With 19 games left in the regular...
Via AP on Fox
March 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Caps acquire Defenseman Tim Gleason, may not be done

The Washington Capitals beefed up their blue line, the weekend before Monday’s NHL trade deadline, sending D Jack Hillen and a draft pick to the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for D Tim Gleason.  The draft selection Washington sent to Carolina was a fourth round pick. Head coach Barry Trotz wanted the Caps to play with a rougher edge, and Gleason will provide that.  He is a...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
February 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Capitals acquire D Gleason from Hurricanes for Hillen, pick

RALEIGH, N.C. -- The Washington Capitals have acquired defenseman Tim Gleason from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for defenseman Jack Hillen and a draft pick. Under terms of the trade announced Saturday, Carolina receives the Capitals' fourth-round pick in the upcoming draft. Washington general manager Brian MacLellan calls Gleason ''a veteran, physical defenseman'' whose '...
Via AP on Fox
February 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Capitals pick up D Tim Gleason in trade with Hurricanes

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) The Washington Capitals have acquired defenseman Tim Gleason from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for defenseman Jack Hillen and a draft pick. Under terms of the trade announced Saturday, Carolina receives the Capitals' fourth-round pick in the upcoming draft. Washington general manager Brian MacLellan calls Gleason ''a veteran, physical defenseman'' whose...
Via AP on Fox
February 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Hockey Fights of the Week: 1/5 – 1/11

Everyone loves a good, lengthy hockey fight. Usually the more balanced the better, but sometimes it’s extremely satisfying to see a fight which has one clear winner. This week’s list is loaded with lopsided bouts, so put down your scorecard and get ready to watch some brutal victories. 5. Tim Gleason (CAR) vs Barret Jackman (STL) – Jan. 10th Jackman was involved in a nasty...
Via Puck Drunk Love
January 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Hockey Fights of the Week: 1/5 – 1/11

Everyone loves a good, lengthy hockey fight. Usually the more balanced the better, but sometimes it’s extremely satisfying to see a fight which has one clear winner. This week’s list is loaded with lopsided bouts, so put down your scorecard and get ready to watch some brutal victories. 5. Tim Gleason (CAR) vs Barret Jackman (STL) – Jan. 10th Jackman was involved in a nasty...
Via Bloguin Best
January 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Power Play: Old problems plague 'Canes in loss to Jets

RALEIGH, N.C. -- The Carolina Hurricanes (5-7-3) saw their points' streak of six games end with a 2-1 home loss to the Winnipeg Jets (9-6-2) on Thursday night. The loss itself wasn't that concerning, but some of the issues that crept up again were. Slap Shots 1. One of the demons from last season reared its ugly head again -- a slow start. The Hurricanes allowed the first goal just...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Power Play: Old problems plague 'Canes in loss to Jets

RALEIGH, N.C. -- The Carolina Hurricanes (5-7-3) saw their points' streak of six games end with a 2-1 home loss to the Winnipeg Jets (9-6-2) on Thursday night. The loss itself wasn't that concerning, but some of the issues that crept up again were. Slap Shots 1. One of the demons from last season reared its ugly head again -- a slow start. The Hurricanes allowed the first goal just...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Game Gifs #12: CBJ vs. CAR (11/4/14)

Gifs from CBJ’s remarkably bad sad to the Carolina Hurricanes on November 4th. Link to full album: here First Period o-1 CAR: CAR: (15:33) Zach Boychuk (2) ASST: Tim Gleason (2), Ron Hainsey (1) 0-2 CAR: CAR: (17:08) Riley Nash (3) ASST: Andrej Sekera (5), Elias Lindholm (3) 1-2 CAR: CBJ: (18:59) PPG – Nick Foligno (5) ASST: Ryan Johansen (9), David Savard (3) Second...
Via BS Hockey
November 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Toronto Maple Leafs at a glance

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS LAST SEASON: 38-6-8, 84 points, finished 12th in the East and missed the playoffs. COACH: Randy Carlyle, fifth season with the Leafs, 343-244-77. ADDED: RW Matt Frattin, C Leo Komarov, D Roman Polak, D Stephane Robidas, C Mike Santorelli. LOST: C Dave Bolland, D Tim Gleason, D Carl Gunnerson, C Jay McClement, RW Nikolai Kulemin, LW Mason Raymond. PLAYER TO WATCH...
Via AP on Fox
October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

All That Has Transpired: Carolina Hurricanes

We’re going to take a look at each NHL team, breaking down every new addition and subtraction, as well as promising prospects. Today, we take a look at the Carolina Hurricanes. By: Andy Hughes (@PensNation_Andy) Carolina Hurricanes 2013-14 Season: 36-35-11  83 points – (7th Metropolitan Division; 13th Eastern Conference) Bill Peters, a former assistant coach of the Detroit...
Via The PensNation
October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Review and Preview: Toronto Maple Leafs

If there was a way to buy stock in the Leafs' ability to create entertainment and wonder, it'd be the world's first true perpetual motion machine.#165438566 / gettyimages.comHello! This will be a synoptic feature Mon-Sat the next five weeks to gear up for the start of the 2014-'15 season. We're going in reverse alphabetical order and alternating between the Eastern and Western Conferences...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Checking in on the Carolina Hurricanes

Last year: 36-35-11, seventh in the Metro Division. Missed the postseason by 10 points. Key additions: Tim Gleason, Jay McClement, Brad Malone Key subtractions: Andrei Loktionov, Justin Peters, Manny Malhotra, Drayson Bowman (likely), Radek Dvorak (likely), Mike Komisarek (likely), Joni Pitkanen (likely) Franchise direction: Like the Penguins and Capitals, Carolina elected...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Hockey Fights of the Week: 2/25 - 3/9

We're back! Did you miss us? Hockey Fights of the Week took a break during the Olympics and during the shortened week after NHL play resumed. This means that this week's installment is a super-sized version of what you've come to love from Hockey Fights. Enjoy the seven best scraps from the last couple of weeks. 7. Shawn Thornton (BOS) vs Keith Aulie (TB) - Mar 8 First...
Via Bloguin Best
March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Hockey fights of the week

We're back! Did you miss us? Hockey Fights of the Week took a break during the Olympics and during the shortened week after NHL play resumed. This means that this week's installment is a super-sized version of what you've come to love from Hockey Fights. Enjoy the seven best scraps from the last couple of weeks. 7. Shawn Thornton (BOS) vs Keith Aulie (TB) - Mar 8 First...
Via Puck Drunk Love
March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

6-1 loss to Carolina highlights all that is wrong with the Maple Leafs

By Tony Ambrogio (@SNTonyAmbrogio) AP This is as low as it has been all season for the Toronto Maple Leafs. An embarrassing 6-1 loss to Carolina on Thursday highlighted all that is wrong with the Leafs, a team that now sits out of the playoffs for the first time all season. They have lost three straight games – to teams below them in the standings (Rangers, Islanders and Hurricanes...
Via The Hockey Guys
January 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Newly Acquired Maple Leaf Tim Gleason says: “It’s exciting to be here”

Len Redkoles/Getty Images By Tony Ambrogio (@SNTonyAmbrogio) Tim Gleason feels like he is a kid going back in school. The veteran NHL defenceman joined his Maple Leafs at practice on Friday, trying to get used to a new team and new systems, a couple days after his trade to Toronto from Carolina. Gleason was acquired by the Leafs for defenceman John-Michael Liles and a prospect. He...
Via The Hockey Guys
January 05, 2014  |  Discuss

John-Michael Liles is literally the "new guy"

Whooooo's that guy..... It's John-Michael! John-Michael Liles might not have Zooey Dechanel's bangs, but he's still the "new guy" on the Carolina Hurricanes. He even has the locker stall nameplate to prove it! Liles was acquired by the Hurricanes in a surprise move that sent Tim Gleason to Toronto. Liles got to take warm-ups with the Leafs before the Winter Classic...
Via Bloguin Best
January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

John-Michael Liles is literally the "new guy"

Whooooo's that guy..... It's John-Michael! John-Michael Liles might not have Zooey Dechanel's bangs, but he's still the "new guy" on the Carolina Hurricanes. He even has the locker stall nameplate to prove it! Liles was acquired by the Hurricanes in a surprise move that sent Tim Gleason to Toronto. Liles got to take warm-ups with the Leafs before the Winter...
Via Puck Drunk Love
January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Metro Division’s underperforming teams keep Carolina Hurricanes alive in playoff race

By Dylan Howlett (@DylanHowlett) Boy cries wolf. Villagers come. No wolf. Villagers leave. Boy cries wolf a second time. Villagers come again. No wolf. Villagers leave. Boy cries wolf a third time. Villagers don’t come. Wolf appears. Sheep scatter. Boy weeps. If the shepherd boy in Aesop’s fable knew his fate would pale to the ignominy of the NHL’s Metropolitan Division, another...
Via The Hockey Guys
January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Saluting the saddest man from the Winter Classic

The Winter Classic is the highlight of the regular season in the NHL. It was an outrage when it was canceled last year thanks to the lock out. It was such a marquee event that the game broke a record for highest attendence on an NHL game. It hearkens back to a players youth, and provides a spetacle for viewers watching at home. Even people that aren't regularly hockey fans are tuning...
Via Barry Melrose Rocks
January 03, 2014  |  Discuss
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