Author Archive | Allen Panzeri

With only one assist to show for his last 26 games, Peter Regin shouldn’t have been surprised that he was scratched for the second straight game, and for the fourth time this season. And he wasn’t, though he was disappointed, as any player would be. But, said coach Cory Clouston, all he can do now [...]

Ottawa Senators coach Cory Clouston believes Pascal Leclaire will play again this season. Problem is, he has no idea when. Leclaire missed his 13th straight game on Sunday. He’s been out since leaving the pre-game warmup on Dec. 17 in Denver with a lower-body injury. The exact nature of that injury has never been disclosed, [...]

When former 67 and present Islander 67 Zenon Konopka saw TSN broadcasters Gord Wilson and Pierre McGuire sitting in the stands watching Thursday’s morning skate, he knew he had found his rallying point. Don’t call us doormats, Konopka shouted at the TSN hosts. Call us a “young, hard-working team.” After the skate, Konopka said he [...]

Before John Tavares was drafted by the Islanders two years ago, there was plenty of speculation about whether this was a good spot for him – and whether he’d agree to play here if he was drafted. But Tavares, who came into Thursday’s game with 15 goals and 14 assists, says he has no regrets. [...]

The Bruins had three players named to the all-star team. Zdeno Chara and Tim Thomas will play in the game, Tyler Sequin will be in the skills competition. “I think it’s nice,” said Boston coach Claude Julien. “I mean, those guys . . . have done well in this league and deserve it. ” I [...]

Daniel Alfredsson might have been expected to be disappointed at not being selected. But he was also happy for the time off. “It’s a great honour to be in the all-star game, but I think Erik is definitely the guy who deserves to be there,” said Alfredsson. “I’m more than happy to spend time with [...]