News: Pekka Rinne stopped 31 of 33 shots as the Predators beat the Blackhawks 3-2 on Friday. Analysis: Pekka Rinne lost his first three starts since coming off injured reserve March 4, but has now won his last two and given up a total of 11 goals in the five games he's played since returning. He is currently 5-7-1 with a 2.29 GAA and .918 save percentage.
News: Nick Bonino logged two assists during the second period of a 6-4 win over the Avalanche on Friday. Analysis: Nick Bonino seems to be finding somewhat of a rhythm, as he now has three points in his last two games.
News: Ryan Getzlaf grabbed two assists during the second period of a 6-4 defeat of the Avalanche on Friday. Analysis: In addition to now being tied for the second most points in the NHL this season, Ryan Getzlaf now has five assists over the course of his last four games.
News: Mathieu Perreault scored a goal late in the second period of a 6-4 defeat of the Avalanche on Friday. Analysis: The Ducks have to be happy to see their center find the net in only his second game back since returning from a forearm injury.
News: Ben Lovejoy scored a goal during the second period of a 6-4 defeat of the Avalanche on Friday. Analysis: Scoring a goal during his first game back is a good sign that he's recovering well from his recent illness.
News: Beau Bennett will have his wrist examined Sunday before he gets back into game action. Analysis: Coach Bylsma seems confident that Beau Bennett will receive clearance to return to the lineup, citing a "good week of practice." Bennett has been out since late November.
News: Marc-Andre Fleury will start Saturday against the Flyers in Philadephia, according to Root Sports. Analysis: Visiting teams have won 25 of the last 27 matchups between the two teams. Marc-Andre Fleury holds a career mark of 13-5-1-3 at Wells Fargo Center, though the teams haven't played each other since November.
News: Carey Price, who was dealing with a lower-body injury, will be between the pipes when the Canadiens take on Ottawa Saturday, Renaud Lavoie of the Montreal Journal reports. Analysis: Carey Price's injury landed him on IR at the beginning of the month but he put in full practices on both Wednesday and Friday. He should be fine to get back into your lineups.
News: Andrew Shaw continued to rack up the points with an assist on Friday in the Blackhawks' 3-2 loss to the Predators. Analysis: With the assist Andrew Shaw has two goals and three assists in the last four games to add to his career best 16 goals and 15 assists in 65 games in the 13-14 season. While has skated mainly on the third line, he has skated on the first line while Marian Hossa has been out with an injury. Hossa is expected to return either Sunday against the Red Wings or Tuesday against the Flyers so Shaw should return back to the third line. In nine career games against Detroit, Shaw has three goals.
News: Anders Nilsson will be in net for the Islanders when they face the Sabres on Saturday. Analysis: Anders Nilsson has lost three of his last four starts and has allowed a total of 12 goals in that span. The 23-year-old is now 2-4-2 with a 3.51 GAA and .883 save percentage.