NHL Headlines Of The WeekWith excitement surrounding the entire league, we take a look at some of the top NHL headlines from this week.
NHL Players Grudgingly Accept Olympic AbsenceThe International Ice Hockey Federation assured the NHL that any players under contract won't be allowed to play in South Korea in February.
Stars Beat Capitals 3-2 Despite Ovechkin's MilestoneA record-breaking night for Alex Ovechkin ended in disappointment for the Capitals. Ovechkin scored his 484th NHL goal, breaking Sergei Fedorov's mark for most by a Russian player, but the Stars won by a score of 3-2 on Thursday.
Stars Rout Capitals 5-0 To Maintain Playoff PushThe Stars' 5-0 win over the Capitals on Tuesday night was a victory of confidence over embarrassment. Dallas has won five of six, outscoring opponents 16-5 over their last three games.
Chiasson's Goal Lifts Stars Over Capitals 2-1 Chiasson scored the tiebreaking goal in the second period, and the Dallas Stars defeated the Washington Capitals 2-1 at the American Airlines Center on Saturday.
Here We Go Again: Monzo's Rangers-Capitals Playoff PreviewWhat would playoff hockey be without the Rangers playing the Capitals?