1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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...

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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 12,301 reads 0 comments

  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. The Fastest-Rising Prospects for the 2017 NHL Draft

    The 2017 NHL draft is coming into view for scouts and fans who follow prospect progression. Several quality prospects increased their profile at the World Junior Championships over ...

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  20. Islanders Relocation: Hartford Officials Reach Out to Team About Potential Move

    The New York Islanders look to be in the midst of trying to find a new home after one-plus seasons at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. On Friday, Connecticut governor Dannel P...

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  21. Will Legendary Former GM Pierre Lacroix Be the Colorado Avalanche's Savior?

    The Colorado Avalanche have turned into the NHL 's laughingstock, a once-proud franchise that is 4-22-1 in its last 27 games, a team openly advertising some of its remaining top players on the trade market...

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  22. Clutch Performers NHL Contenders Should Be Targeting at the Trade Deadline

    With the NHL trade deadline approaching quickly, there will be plenty of chatter in the coming weeks about who could be moved...

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  23. Capitals' Alex Ovechkin Notches 550th Career Goal Wednesday

    Washington Capitals winger Alexander Ovechkin scored his 550th career goal in Wednesday's game against the Boston Bruins, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  24. Wayne Simmonds and What a Black All-Star MVP Means for the Future of the NHL

    In 1950, Ebony magazine published an article concerning the possibility of black hockey players making the National Hockey League...

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  25. Roberto Luongo Becomes 5th Goaltender with 450 Career Victories

    Florida Panthers goaltender Roberto Luongo earned his 450th career win in Tuesday's victory over the Ottawa Senators, becoming just the fifth goalie in NHL history to reach that mark, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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