When I run this, I get the exact page, but on my URL which is perfect. Now I just need to find a way to extract what I need from this page, which is the next step and where I'm completely lost.
$ch = curl_init();
$timeout = 5;
$data = curl_exec($ch);
$returned_content = get_data('http://www.nhl.com/ice/standings.htm?season=20112012&type=LEA');