For Bruins, resting players less important that winning East

SUNRISE,Fla. — The Bruins have three regular-season games left. The top spot in the Eastern Conference is in their control, but chances are they’ll need to capture five of the

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NHL Rumor Roundup: How will Canucks handle first summer without Sedin twins? – Sporting News

Can’t get enough NHL rumors? Lyle Richardson’s weekly Rumor Roundup column serves as a one-stop guide to the latest rumblings around the league. For the first time since 2000, the Canucks

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Rangers looking to end futility at Barclays

The Rangers are tired of losing, tired of this season, tired of playing meaningless games. But that does not mean that they are totally tired of a rivalry. The Blueshirts

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Montreal Canadiens vs. Detroit Red Wings: Odds, Prediction

Yet, while both teams are playing out the string, the Red Wings should be motivated to earn the win after getting trampled by the Canadiens in their previous three meetings

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Sabres seal their dubious fate: last place in NHL

The agitation was bubbling to the surface in Kyle Okposo. He clenched his teeth. He tilted his head. Twice, he bit his tongue to prevent profanities from escaping. It wasn’t

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Mathew Barzal, Star Rookie of the New York Islanders, on His Style Goals

Photo Mathew Barzal, a center for the New York Islanders, near his home in Garden City, N.Y. Credit Alexander J. Rotondo for The New York Times Mathew Barzal, a rookie

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Mike Harrington: Home was not where Sabres’ hearts were

It’s been an absurd hockey season in KeyBank Center. There are two games left for the Sabres, both on the road in Florida. Most fans in Buffalo probably want these

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The Wraparound: Ottawa Senators 4, Buffalo Sabres 2

For the first time ever, an NHL team will finish 31st. The Buffalo Sabres have clinched the dubious distinction. With Wednesday’s 4-2 loss to Ottawa, the last-place Sabres can’t catch

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Formula for Flyers: win 2 and they’re in

The Philadelphia Flyers still control their own destiny in terms of making the NHL playoffs. That said, they need to avoid laying another egg when they host the Carolina Hurricanes

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Maher: I prefer to go out and throw off shackles

Brendan Maher and Cillian Buckley Maher: I prefer to go out and throw off shackles Independent.ie For Brendan Maher, life is all about finding a balance that works. While many

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