It’s finally Friday!! Lots of great hockey action and more controversial calls with each passing day. Here is the top hockey news of the day for Friday, February 2nd. Top stories feature Winnipeg Jets sound off on goalie interference, Filip Forsberg returns, Mathew Barzal named rookie of the month, Nico Hischier lifts Devils, Golden Knights set a record, and Nathan MacKinnon sidelined.
Top Hockey News Of The Day Friday, February 2
It’s Groundhogs day all over again. Another night and more unsolved questions about goalie interference. Blake Wheeler and Connor Hellebuyck sound off on the goalie interference non-call. Bringing to light an important issue.
Heading into Thursday night the Predators received some good news. Filip Forsberg returned to the Predators lineup and his impact was right away.
Even though the New York Islanders are not having a good season, Mathew Barzal was named Rookie of the Month.
For the New Jersey Devils, rookie Nico Hischier played his finest as a Devils player.
The surprise team of the NHL season, the Vegas Golden Knights continue to make history. This time the Golden Knights set NHL record for wins by an expansion team.
The Colorado Avalanche were dealt a serious blow. Nathan MacKinnon will be out up to four weeks with an upper-body injury.
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