The Boston Bruins have signed goaltender Jaroslav Halak to a one-year contract extension worth $2.25 million, the team announced Friday. Halak is set to turn 35 years old in May and was a pending unrestricted free agent. As mentioned by Elliotte Friedman, Halak is eligible for performance bonuses as well given that he’ll be 35
The rapid spread of COVID-19 and its effect on daily life has been difficult, including on sports. Hockey fans were just weeks away from the best postseason sports has to offer – the Stanley Cup Playoffs – before the NHL suspended its season. Many fans are doing their best to look forward to the future,
Monday evening’s National Hockey League schedule may not have been the busiest one, but it had plenty of playoff implications as we head into the final month of the regular season. A backup is shining in Florida and keeping his team’s postseason aspirations alive. Plus, one of the game’s best goalies is celebrating a birthday.
Monday night was the final day on the schedule before players and coaches head home for the Christmas break. The busy day gave us a historic streak in Boston, an emotional return in Minnesota and another win for one of the hottest netminders in the league. Plus, a little bonus stocking stuffer as we look
Tuesday was another interesting night across the National Hockey League. We had one of the best backups in the game on display in Boston, while two talented rookies faced off against each other in South Florida. Plus, we take a fun look back to a time when the rules made for some very unique goaltending
It’s Monday and that means we are going to look back at the week that was in National Hockey League goaltending. There is a new netminder looking for playing time Motown, plus we look at who has been hot and who has been struggling as well as our top-performing backup. Comrie Gives Red Wings Some
What makes for a great NHL backup? Judging by this list of the best ones in the game today, it could really be either youth or experience. There’s really no rhyme or reason to the job, although it’s safe to say that if you’ve got a Vezina Trophy win notched on your belt, like the
It’s Monday and that means it is time for our look back at the last seven days in the world of goaltending. In addition to our Week in Review, we have a rare streak in Boston and a huge save from a veteran in Anaheim. Rask Keeps on Winning The Boston Bruins have been one