1. NHL Trade Rumors: Examining Latest Reports as 2017 Deadline Approaches

    With six teams within six points of a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference, and four teams within the same distance of a postseason berth in the West, the 2017 NHL trade deadline presents a challenging conundrum for most franchises...

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  2. Jacob Trouba Suspended 2 Games for Illegal Check to the Head on Mark Stone

    The NHL suspended Winnipeg Jets defenseman Jacob Trouba two games for his hit on Ottawa Senators forward Mark Stone in Winnipeg's 3-2 win Sunday, the NHL's Department of Player Safety announced Monday...

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  3. Arizona Coyotes Prospect Dylan Strome Scores Goal with Opponent's Stick

    A bizarre sequence unfolded in Wednesday's Ontario Hockey League matchup between the Erie Otters and London Knights . After losing his stick, Knights defenseman Brandon Crawley stole Dylan Strome's apparatus...

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  4. Jaromir Jagr Scores 1,900th Career Point with Assist vs. Sharks

    Jaromir Jagr turned 45 on Wednesday, and he celebrated in style by tallying the 1,900th point of his career with an assist in the third period of the Florida Panthers ' clash with the San Jose Sharks at SAP Center...

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  5. Jets' Patrik Laine Youngest in NHL History with Three Hat Tricks

    Winnipeg Jets winger Patrik Laine posted his third NHL hat trick in Tuesday's game against the Dallas Stars ...

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  6. Antoine Vermette Suspended 10 Games for Slashing Linesman vs. Wild

    Anaheim Ducks forward Antoine Vermette was suspended for 10 games by the NHL on Wednesday for abuse of an official. TSN's Bob McKenzie was the first to report the discipline...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 days ago 7,714 reads 0 comments

  7. Antoine Vermette Receives Game Misconduct for Slashing Lineman vs. Wild

    Anaheim Ducks center Antoine Vermette seemed to let his emotions get the best of him in Tuesday's game against the Minnesota Wild . Per Navin Vaswani of theScore, Vermette slashed a lineman in the leg following a faceoff...

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  8. Claude Julien Hired as Canadiens Head Coach, Michel Therrien Fired

    The Montreal Canadiens announced on Tuesday that they fired head coach Michel Therrien and replaced him with former Boston Bruins head coach Claude Julien ...

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

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 12 days ago 3,118 reads 0 comments

  14. 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...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 13 days ago 13,690 reads 0 comments

  15. 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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  16. 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 ...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 14 days ago 14,349 reads 0 comments

  17. 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 ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 14 days ago 16,487 reads 0 comments

  18. 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 15 days ago 12,081 reads 0 comments

  19. 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...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 17 days ago 5,146 reads 0 comments

  20. 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...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 17 days ago 6,141 reads 0 comments

  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...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 19 days ago 11,886 reads 0 comments

  22. 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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  23. Ken Hitchcock Fired by Blues: Latest Comments and Reaction

    After a disappointing 24-21-5 start, the St. Louis Blues relieved head coach Ken Hitchcock of his position Wednesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 20 days ago 12,825 reads 0 comments

  24. The Biggest Snubs from the NHL's 100 Greatest Players List

    First off, how about that photo above? Not only is it a great fight picture, showing Cam Neely throwing punches with Philadelphia 's Rick Tocchet , but you have to love the pose struck by the referee in the background...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 20 days ago 13,182 reads 0 comments

  25. Alain Vigneault, Rangers Agree on New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    The New York Rangers confirmed Tuesday that they reached an agreement with head coach Alain Vigneault on a contract extension to keep him with the organization...

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