After five long years out of NHL, Canucks' Martin makes storybook return
Journeyman goalie Spencer Martin may not have won the game on Friday, but you won't find the short-handed Vancouver Canucks complaining. Making his first NHL start in five years, Martin deserves plenty of praise for taking the Canucks to a shootout against the high-powered Florida Panthers.
Changes forthcoming as MLB takes logical step towards automated strike zones
Jeff Blair explores MLB taking logical step towards automated strike zones, how the dream of the 'Sister City' between Montreal and Tampa Bay came to a disappointing ending and the confrontation between Leon Draisaitl and an Edmonton reporter.
All eyes on Tippett, Koskinen, Holland with reeling Oilers in turmoil
Ahead of a pivotal game against the Flames tonight on Hockey Night in Canada at 8 p.m. MT / 10 p.m. ET, the free-falling Oilers are feeling the heat. Three men in particular are under immense pressure — head coach Dave Tippett, general manager Ken Holland and goalie Mikko Koskinen.
No goals, no goaltending, no answers: Oilers simply look lost
The Edmonton Oilers are not the worst team in the NHL. But they've been playing like it for too long now. So something has to change. Because as the Oilers exist today, this collection of players and coaches can not effect change by themselves.