1. Maple Leafs Rookie Class Nearing Franchise Goal Record

    When Nikita Soshnikov scored his fifth goal of the season late in the second period of Wednesday's 7-2 loss to the Florida Panthers , it marked the 100th goal scored by a Toronto Maple Leafs rookie this season, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  2. Dennis Wideman Suspension Reduction Upheld by Judge

    On Wednesday, Greg Wyshynski of Yahoo Sports reported the NHL lost an appeal of a neutral arbitrator's decision to reduce Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman 's suspension from 20 games to 10 for hitting a linesman...

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  3. NHL Playoff Picture 2017: Updated Standings and Bracket Outlook

    Things are starting to heat up as the NHL regular season begins to wind down this week, with many teams still in the running for a postseason berth...

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  4. Bold Predictions for the Rest of the 2016-17 NHL Season

    The stretch run for the 2016-17 NHL season is underway in earnest. All teams are now into the final 15 games of their regular season...

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  5. Sidney Crosby Records 300th Career Multi-Point Game

    Pittsburgh Penguins superstar Sidney Crosby scored a goal and added an assist in a shootout loss to the Calgary Flames on Monday evening, notching his 300th career multi -point game, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  6. NHL Playoff Standings 2017: Predicting Which Teams Will Fall Short of Postseason

    The New York Islanders have made a nice surge in the Eastern Conference, but John Tavares and Co. will fall short of making the playoffs this year...

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  7. Ranking the Best NHL Players Under 25 Years Old

    A number of NHL players under the age of 25 have risen to prominence with their respective teams in recent years. Such names include Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid and Nashville Predators left wing Filip Forsberg ...

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  8. Kevin Shattenkirk Suspended 2 Games for Charging Kevin Gravel

    The NHL 's Department of Player Safety announced Sunday that Washington Capitals defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk received a two-game suspension for charging Los Angeles Kings defenseman Kevin Gravel during the Capitals' 4-2 loss Saturday night...

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  9. Henrik Lundqvist Ruled Out 2-3 Weeks with Lower Body Injury

    New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist will miss two to three weeks with a lower body injury, the team announced Saturday. Lundqvist has solidified himself as one of the league's top netminders over the past decade...

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  10. Pittsburgh Penguins Fan Offers Spare Ticket After Homeless Man Asks for Money

    While walking to a recent Pittsburgh Penguins game, a fan named Jimmy Mains encountered a homeless man who was asking for money. Mains offered a spare ticket instead...

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  11. Matt Murray Breaks Penguins Rookie Record for Wins

    Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Matt Murray notched his 25th win of the season Wednesday evening against the Winnipeg Jets , passing Gary Inness for the most wins by a rookie netminder in franchise history, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  12. 10 NHL Teams in Need of Big Offseason Changes

    The 2017 trade deadline is barely in the rearview mirror, but we're already starting to hear talk about offseason changes that could come down around the NHL ...

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  13. Joe Thornton Becomes 13th Player in NHL History to Record 1,000 Career Assists

    San Jose Sharks center Joe Thornton joined an exclusive list during his team's 3-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets ...

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  14. Stock Watch for Top 2017 NHL Free Agents as the Playoffs Approach

    On Feb. 11, 2017, we examined the stock of the top NHL players headed for unrestricted free agency in July. Since then, the recent NHL trade deadline had an effect upon this summer's free-agent market...

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  15. Sergei Bobrovsky Sets Blue Jackets' Single-Season Wins Record

    Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky notched his 34th win of the season in Sunday's 3-0 victory over the New Jersey Devils , breaking the team's franchise record single-season record, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  16. Adam McQuaid's Neck Cut by Teammate David Backes' Skate, Receives 25 Stitches

    Boston Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid needed 25 stitches after teammate David Backes' skate lacerated his neck in Saturday's game against the New Jersey Devils ...

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  17. Ranking the Top Stanley Cup Contenders After the 2017 NHL Trade Deadline

    The 2017 NHL trade deadline is now in the rearview mirror. That means the time has come to start looking at which teams have set themselves up for a serious run at this year's Stanley Cup championship...

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  18. Predators D P.K. Subban Sheds Tears, Gets Standing Ovation in Return to Montreal

    P.K. Subban spent his first seven NHL seasons with the Montreal Canadiens. There, he became a star defenseman and a fan favorite. This offseason, though, the Canadiens traded Subban to the Nashville Predators...

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  19. Predicting Who's In, Who's Out for NHL Playoff Bubble Teams Post-Trade Deadline

    After more than 60 games of a grinding NHL schedule, precious little has been decided in terms of playoff seedings , and most of the 30 teams have at least a chance to make the postseason...

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  20. Patrick Kane 1st Blackhawks Player Since 1991 with 2 Hat Tricks in 3 Games

    Chicago Blackhawks star forward Patrick Kane potted an empty-net goal with just 41 seconds remaining in Wednesday's game against the Pittsburgh Penguins ...

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  21. Blackhawks' Richard Panik Dekes Penguins' Evgeni Malkin to Score Incredible Goal

    Richard Panik produced one of this NHL season's prettiest goals Wednesday night. With the game tied at 1-1, the Chicago Blackhawks winger deceived Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin with some nifty stick trickery...

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  22. NHL Trade Deadline 2017: Winners and Losers from Around the League

    The 2017 NHL trade deadline has come and gone. We saw some potential contending teams, such as the Washington Capitals, Pittsburgh Penguins and San Jose Sharks, add depth. Others looked to become tougher to play against—hi, Montreal Canadiens...

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  23. NHL Trade Deadline 2017: Post-Deadline Roundup and Twitter Reaction

    The 2017 NHL trade deadline didn't deliver any blockbuster deals with the potential to shift the league's balance of power heading toward the playoffs...

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  24. NHL Players Who Benefited Most from Trade Deadline Deals

    The 2017 NHL trade deadline is history. Several players who were dealt in the days leading up to Wednesday's deadline, such as Kevin Shattenkirk and Martin Hanzal , benefited from being moved to potential Stanley Cup contenders...

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  25. Mark Streit Traded to Lightning; Flyers Acquire Valtteri Filppula, 2 Draft Picks

    The Philadelphia Flyers sent veteran defenseman Mark Streit to the Tampa Bay Lightning prior to Wednesday's NHL trade deadline in exchange for forward Valtteri Filppula and two draft picks...

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