Return to hockey ideal for Ilya Bryzgalov
There are two kinds of free-agent veteran athletes: those who wait for the right opportunity to extend their career and those who wait for any opportunity in hopes of making their "comeback" or a last chance at relevance. Ilya Bryzgalov is the former.
Pickard opens eyes in Colorado
Calvin Pickard is on his third recall this season from the Lake Erie Monsters of the American Hockey League and for now is the Avalanche's No. 1 goalie, something not even he could have imagined at the start of the season.
Phantoms tie record with 3 goals in :21
The Lehigh Valley Phantoms scored three times in 21 seconds during the opening minute on Wednesday night and held on for a 5-3 win over the Binghamton Senators at the PPL Center in Allentown, Pa.