TSN Ranks Simon Gagne number one in their Player Power Rankings. Daniel Alfredsson and Eric Staal round out the top three.
The Ottawa Sun reported last weekend the Chicago Blackhawks are unhappy with the play of Nikolai Khabibulin, whom they signed to an expensive four-year deal during the off-season.
The Sun claimed the ‘Hawks would love to move him but are stuck with that contract.
LeClair returned to Pittsburgh, where doctors determined he does not need surgery. But until the swelling goes down in LeClair’s face, the team can’t estimate how long he will be out.
It looks as though Rick Nash will have to say ciao, baby to his Olympic dream.
The hard-luck season of the Columbus right winger took another turn for the worse on Friday when it was announced he’d miss 4-6 weeks with a left knee injury. This after he’d lost 11 of the first 13 games with a high right ankle sprain.