1. NHL Power Rankings: B/R Experts' Week 19 Poll

    The only thing that can stop the Washington Capitals right now is the NHL schedule. The red-hot Capitals won their sixth game in a row Saturday, against the Anaheim Ducks , ...

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  2. Henrik Lundqvist Becomes Fastest Goalie to 400 Career Wins

    New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist set the NHL record for the fewest games played by a netminder to reach 400 wins, doing so in just 727 games, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  3. Stock Watch for NHL Players Headed for Free Agency in 2017

    On Nov. 4, 2016, we evaluated the stock value of the top NHL players eligible for unrestricted free agency in 2017. But with Brent Burns re-signing on Nov...

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  4. Ranking the Best Redemption Stories of the 2016-17 NHL Season

    One of the greatest joys of being a sports fan is witnessing the redemption stories that are annually carved out in every league...

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  5. Red Wings, Tigers Owner Mike Ilitch Dies at Age 87

    Mike Ilitch , who has owned the Detroit Red Wings since 1982 and Detroit Tigers since 1992, died Friday at the age of 87. Ilitch 's son Christopher issued a statement through Ilitch Holdings Inc...

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  6. The Top 2017 NHL Trade Deadline Rental You Don't Want Your Team to Acquire

    For Stanley Cup contenders, the 2017 NHL trade deadline represents a final opportunity to improve before the grind of a championship run...

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  7. Pittsburgh Penguins Know Staying Hungry Will Be the Key to Historic Repeat

    DENVER — Step into the Pittsburgh Penguins ' visitors' locker room, and one is immediately overwhelmed by laminated, inspirational all-caps slogans taped up to the walls...

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  8. NHL Teams Most in Need of Big Acquisitions at the Trade Deadline

    The NHL trade deadline is just a few weeks away, and it may be more confusing than ever as to who is a buyer and who is a seller. Only two teams—the Colorado Avalanche and Arizona Coyotes—are completely out of the playoff race...

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  9. Kevin Shattenkirk Is Clearly the Top Prize Ahead of the NHL Trade Deadline

    Effective action at the trade deadline can be the difference between being a Stanley Cup contender and actually winning the title...

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  10. Jaromir Jagr Close to Becoming 2nd Player with 1,900 Career Points

    Florida Panthers veteran winger Jaromir Jagr needs just three points to become the second player in NHL history with 1,900 in his career, per Hockey-Reference.com ...

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  11. Coyotes Officials Have Reportedly Toured Portland, Seattle for Possible Move

    Officials from Portland, Oregon, and Seattle told Darrell Jackson of the Glendale Star that Arizona Coyotes officials have toured the cities' arenas over the past three months while searching for potential destinations for relocation...

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  12. Sharks Troll Falcons with Super Bowl Reference After Collapse, Overtime Loss

    It's all a matter of perspective. Sure, no hockey team ever wants to squander a big lead. But as long as it's not in the playoffs, with a Stanley Cup on the line, teams are able to put a collapse behind them and move on...

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  13. Chicago Blackhawks vs. Minnesota Wild Betting Odds, Analysis, NHL Preview

    The Minnesota Wild (35-12-5) are out to prove they are a much different team this season under head coach Bruce Boudreau , who joined them after a fairly successful five-year run with the Anaheim Ducks...

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  14. Ranking the Boston Bruins' Best Potential Replacements for Claude Julien

    The Boston Bruins announced Tuesday that they were firing head coach Claude Julien and replacing him on an interim basis with assistant coach Bruce Cassidy. The question now is whether Cassidy can help the team to be better than it was under Julien...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 1 month ago 4,681 reads 0 comments

  15. Penguins' Sidney Crosby Closing In on 1,000 Career Points

    Pittsburgh Penguins star forward Sidney Crosby enters Tuesday's matchup against the Calgary Flames three points short of 1,000 for his career, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  16. 5 Maple Leafs Rookies Combine to Break Franchise Record

    The Toronto Maple Leafs received some unprecedented assistance from rookies in Tuesday's game against the New York Islanders ...

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  17. Sidney Crosby Is Still the NHL's Best Player, but He May Not Be for Long

    LOS ANGELES — Sidney Crosby is still the best player in the NHL . That was the opinion, anyway, of a player they called The Great One, Wayne Gretzky, during the recent 100 Greatest Players ceremony at the NHL All-Star Game in Los Angeles ...

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  18. Claude Julien Fired by Bruins, Bruce Cassidy Named Interim Head Coach

    The struggling Boston Bruins made a change at head coach Tuesday, as Bruce Cassidy will take over on an interim basis for Claude Julien , per an official team release ...

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  19. Calling Fact or Fiction on the Hottest NHL Speculation as Trade Deadline Nears

    The NHL 's March 1 trade deadline is over three weeks away, prompting growing speculation over potential deals. St...

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  20. Vladimir Putin Wants to Play for Russia vs. Flyers Alumni, Says Joe Watson

    Russian President Vladimir Putin wants to be among the people representing his country when Philadelphia Flyers alumni head to the Eurasian country for a series of hockey matches later this month...

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  21. NHL Power Rankings: B/R Experts' Week 18 Poll

    The NHL can be a cold league for a team that doesn't meet expectations. NHL coaching legend Ken Hitchcock walked the plank on Wednesday, a victim of the struggles of the St. Louis Blues...

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  22. Dark-Horse Candidates for 2017 NHL Awards

    With just over two months remaining in the 2016-17 NHL regular season, several notable stars are establishing themselves as favorites to win the league's major individual awards...

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  23. Young New York Rangers Fan Sleeps in Dream Hockey Bedroom

    New York Rangers fans sure start young. A father recently shared a video of his two-year-old chanting "Let's go Rangers" in his crib. In a few years, that toddler may want this boy's bedroom design...

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  24. Florida Panthers Owner Vincent Viola Withdraws from Secretary of Army Nomination

    Florida Panthers owner Vincent Viola withdrew himself from consideration for the U.S. Secretary of the Army position Friday night...

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  25. NHL Players Most Likely to Heat Up in Final Months of the Season

    It's crunch time. Now that the All-Star break is in the books, games will heat up around the NHL as teams make their pushes for playoff positions...

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