On the scale of grand NHL comebacks, Matt Carkner’s imminent return ranks only slightly below Sidney Crosby’s spellbinding comeback Monday, following his 10-month absence due to a concussion. In case you were visiting a remote island and somehow missed it, Crosby scored two goals and two assists in the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-0 win over the [...]

Welcome to the oddest stretch of the Ottawa Senators season. They’ve got one game left on the season-high six-game road stretch, but it’s not quite so harrowing as that might suggest. They’re back at home, enjoying a rare five days off between games – the only longer layoff is for the All-Star Game – before [...]