Analytics with Allison: Mr. Jones and SEA

Martin Jones He was awarded his third star of the week by the NHL. If you read the press release, that credits the goalkeeper’s strong performances in the Kraken’s last two games – both overtime wins. But if you’ve been paying attention, you know Jones deserves credit for so much more than that. He was … Read more

NHL Buzz: Penguins’ DeSmith is being evaluated for injury

Welcome to NHL Buzz. The 2022-23 regular season is underway, and NHL.com has you covered with all the latest news. Pittsburgh Penguins Casey Desmith An upper body injury is assessed. The goalkeeper did not train with the Penguins on Tuesday after making 29 saves in a 5-3 win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday. Pittsburgh … Read more

Colorado Avalanche Cal Makar is the fastest defender with 200 points

All Hail Cal!picture: Getty Images There’s an old hockey axiom that any young defenseman needs 200 games in the NHL to come into his own. Contrary to most theories of the sport, which is usually a grizzly of old horses that everyone has just been through out of terror at rocking the boat in any … Read more

Discuss the best goalkeeper in the NHL in three seasons

The NHL Network spends its time presenting the best current NHL players at every position. On Sunday, the network’s producers and analysts will reveal the 10 best guards on a special show. To add to that conversation, we asked six NHL.com writers to pick who they think will be the best goalkeeper in the NHL … Read more