OUCH: Jonathan Ericsson leaves game after awkward hit from Backstrom (VIDEO)

Detroit Red Wings defenseman Jonathan Ericsson was forced to leave Thursday night’s game against the Washington Capitals with what the team is calling an upper-body injury. UPDATE: Jonathan Ericsson (upper body) injury. Will not return. #RedWings — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) February 10, 2017 Ericsson was leveled behind the net by Capitals forward Nicklas Backstrom … Read more

Ovechkin surpasses Fedorov for most goals by a Russian player in NHL history (Video)

Alexander Ovechkin just keeps piling up the goal-scoring records. On Thursday night, after spending 4 games attempting to do so, he scored the 484th goal of his career, surpassing Sergei Fedorov’s 483 for the most goals by a Russian-born player in the NHL. He also did so in only 777 games, versus Fedorov’s 1248-game career. … Read more

Battle of the Two Seeds Goes in Detroit’s Favor

Two of the top four seeds in the NHL took the ice tonight in Detroit, Michigan. When the dust settled, the team from the West was victorious in a hard fought, tightly contested battle. It really was an incredible game from start to finish, so join me to break down all the excitement after the jump.

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