1. NHL Free Agency 2017: Top Rumors and Predictions for Joe Thornton, More

    NHL free agency is set to begin on July 1, though some players thought to be available have already taken themselves off the market by re-signing with their current team. T.J...

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  2. NHL Free Agency 2017: Rumors, Predictions for Kevin Shattenkirk and More

    An already lackluster NHL free-agent market took a significant hit last week when the Washington Capitals announced an eight-year contract extension for right winger T.J. Oshie ...

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  3. Ultimate Guide to 2017 NHL Free Agency

    As noted recently here , this year's NHL unrestricted free-agent class as a whole seems on par with those cheap theater chains, where movies that didn't catch can be seen for $3...

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  4. NHL Free Agents 2017: Top 10 Players 25 Years and Under

    NHL teams are going to the free-agent market on July 1 with less money to spend and fewer top-flight players to spend it on...

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  5. Predicting Which NHL Teams Will Be Most Aggressive in Free Agency

    When the NHL 's 2017 free-agent market opens on Saturday, several teams could aggressively pursue the best available talent...

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  6. NHL Free Agents 2017: Latest Rumors and Predictions for Sought-After Targets

    NHL teams are officially allowed to start signing free agents on Saturday at 12 p.m. ET, but the discussions around the league have already begun...

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  7. NHL Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz on Matt Duchene, Ilya Kovalchuk and More

    NHL free agency's first step is underway as the deadline to extend qualifying offers to restricted free agents and the discussions with pending unrestricted began, but the rumor mill for trades is still very much alive as a busy offseason continues...

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  8. Ranking the Top 10 NHL Prospect Pools After the 2017 Draft

    NHL teams have been stocking prospect cupboards for 100 years and it remains a staple of success. In fact, procurement of youngsters is even more important in the salary-cap era, when players are being lost to free agency or trade every summer...

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  9. NHL Free Agents 2017: Ranking Top Available Players at Every Position

    This year's NHL free-agent class feels more like that garage sale at the end of your typical lonely suburban cul-de-sac. There are some glass vases available, and if you look closely, you might find an Elvis vinyl LP from his rhinestone Vegas years...

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  10. Teemu Selanne, Paul Kariya, Mark Recchi Headline 2017 Hockey Hall of Fame Class

    The Hockey Hall of Fame announced its 2017 inductees Monday, honoring former players Dave Andreychuk, Danielle Goyette, Paul Kariya, Mark Recchi and Teemu Selanne along with former coach Clare Drake and Boston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs...

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  11. NHL Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Dion Phaneuf, Matt Duchene and More

    The NHL draft is complete, and free agency is just around the corner. In the meantime, NHL teams approach each other about making moves on the trade front...

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  12. 2017 NHL Draft Picks Most Likely to Have an Immediate Impact

    In the NHL , the draft works differently from most other major sports. When a player is selected, his development path will usually take another year or two—or more—before he finally gets a chance to earn a roster spot at hockey's top level...

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  13. Derek Ryan Re-Signs with Hurricanes on 1-Year Contract

    The Carolina Hurricanes announced Monday morning that center Derek Ryan has agreed to a one-year, $ 1.425 million contract, which will keep him with the club for a third season...

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  14. NHL Rumors: Buzz on Potential Matt Duchene Trade, Rangers and More

    It has already been a busy NHL offseason, and the free-agent market doesn't even officially open until Saturday...

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  15. 2017 NHL Free Agents: Stock Watch for Top Players, Post-Draft Edition

    The NHL 's annual free-agent market opens on Saturday. It's time to review the stocks of the notable unrestricted free-agent stars, such as Joe Thornton and Patrick Marleau of the San Jose Sharks...

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  16. 2017 NHL Draft Results: Full Grade Review for Each Franchise

    The NHL draft had more of a long-term feel to it in 2017 than it had in previous years. While there were a number of outstanding prospects, it's not likely any of those players are going to overwhelm the league with dazzling play in 2017-18...

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  17. NHL Draft 2017: Team-by-Team Results, Grades and Analysis

    Several teams significantly altered their futures Friday and Saturday by virtue of their selections in the 2017 NHL draft, held in Chicago...

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  18. 2017 NHL Draft Results: Team-by-Team Grades for Notable Picks

    The 2017 NHL draft did not have the hype it carried in either of the last two years. While those drafts featured Connor McDavid and Auston Matthews, two superstar players who ...

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  19. NHL Draft 2017 Order: Day 2 Selection List, TV Schedule and Day 1 Results

    With the league-wide trade freeze lifted, a movement frenzy has commenced amid the welcoming of future stars at the 2017 NHL draft...

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  20. Nico Hischier Is the 1st Swiss-Born Player to Ever Go No. 1 in the NHL Draft

    Fact: The New Jersey Devils selected Nico Hischier first overall in the 2017 NHL draft on Friday night, making him the first Swiss-born player to go No. 1...

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  21. Mike Comrie Will Not Face Rape Charges from Reported February Assault

    Former NHL center Mike Comrie won't face rape charges following an investigation into an alleged sexual assault at his Los Angeles residence in February...

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  22. NHL Draft 2017: Day 2 TV, Live-Stream Schedule, Order and Predictions

    Nico Hischier and Nolan Patrick headlined the first round of the NHL draft on Friday evening at the United Center in Chicago, but the attention will shift to some less heralded prospects ...

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  23. 2018 NHL Draft: Names to Know Among Next Year's Prospects

    As soon as the 2017 NHL draft is over Saturday night, NHL teams will begin preparation for the next one. The first ranking often has little in common with the final one before each season's draft, but it's a starting point...

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  24. 2017 NHL Draft Results: Biggest Winners and Losers of Round 1

    Most of the real action at Friday's NHL draft took place away from the podium at the United Center in Chicago...

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  25. Flyers Trade Brayden Schenn to Blues for Jori Lehtera, 2 Draft Picks

    The Philadelphia Flyers traded center Brayden Schenn to the St. Louis Blues in exchange for center Jori Lehtera, the 27th pick in Friday's draft and a conditional first-round pick in next year's draft...

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