Check out the highlight video of Sunday’s NHL action, which includes the San Jose Sharks setting a franchise record for road wins, the Carolina Hurricanes edging the Los Angeles Kings and the Montreal Canadiens beating the New York Islanders again.
Notable NHL Headlines
MONTREAL GAZETTE: The Canadiens win over the Islanders proved costly, as winger Brendan Gallagher suffered two fractured fingers blocking a Johnny Boychuk shot. Gallagher is sidelined indefinitely.
SPECTOR’S NOTE: The Habs were already thin at right wing. Losing Gallagher, who was on pace for a career-best performance this season, is a significant blow.
NEW YORK POST: Defensive zone breakdowns and poor power-play stats are among several reasons why Larry Brooks suggests the Rangers’ hot start to this season could be a mirage.
THE BUFFALO NEWS: Several weeks into this season, the rebuilding Sabres remain a work in progress.
TWINCITIES.COM: In the absence of winger Zach Parise, Thomas Vanek has stepped up for the Minnesota Wild.
THE DETROIT NEWS: Red hot Red Wings rookie Dylan Larkin is showing no sign of slowing down.
THE DENVER POST: The Colorado Avalanche have taken goalie Semyon Varlamov off injured reserve. He could be ready to start tonight against the Winnipeg Jets.
THE WASHINGTON POST: The Capitals’ Tom Wilson doesn’t believe he hits to injure opponents, but his style of play has become a concern with the Department of Player Safety.
NBC SPORTS: UFA forward Dainius Zubrus is moving closer to a one-year contract with the San Jose Sharks. He’s currently skating with the club on a professional tryout.
THE SCORE: The Boston Bruins claimed forward Landon Ferraro off waivers from the Detroit Red Wings.
TSN: Former NHL defenseman Ian White was arrested Friday in Winnipeg and charged with a number of weapons-related offenses.