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Canucks' Tanev chomping at the bit to get back at
4:53am - 08 Jul 2020

Canucks' Tanev chomping at the bit to get back at

As the NHL's return inches closer, Canucks defenceman Chris Tanev is eager for his first taste of the playoffs in five seasons.
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NHL, NHLPA tentatively agree to CBA extension, return-to-play plan
4:51am - 08 Jul 2020

NHL, NHLPA tentatively agree to CBA extension, return-to-play plan

The NHL and the NHLPA have agreed to a Memorandum of Understanding on an extension to the collection bargaining agreement and a separate agreement on returning to play, both sides announced Monday.
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Hubba, Hubba.......Toronto and Edmonton look to be the centre of the NHL for this season
9:58pm - 03 Jul 2020

Hubba, Hubba.......Toronto and Edmonton look to be the centre of the NHL for this season

As the NHL and NHLPA continue to hammer out details for the league's Return to Play plan, it's expected that Toronto and Edmonton will be announced as hub cities.
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The Olympics are apparently also on the table as part of the ongoing NHL/NHLPA CBA negotiations
6:46pm - 01 Jul 2020

The Olympics are apparently also on the table as part of the ongoing NHL/NHLPA CBA negotiations

As negotiations between the NHL and NHLPA hit critical mass, word is spreading that Olympic participation is part of the agreement.
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Happy Canada Day from HockeyCircles!! Here's hoping that we get our Game back soon!
6:40pm - 01 Jul 2020

Happy Canada Day from HockeyCircles!! Here's hoping that we get our Game back soon!

As the NHL and NHLPA continue to hammer out details for the league's Return to Play plan, it's expected that Toronto and Edmonton will be announced as hub cities.
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Escrow it goes in ongoing CBA talks.....
7:04am - 26 Jun 2020

Escrow it goes in ongoing CBA talks.....

As the NHL and NHLPA work towards an agreement on returning to play, the two sides are also trying to strike a deal on a CBA extension. Elliotte Friedman reports that those discussions have included a cap on escrow and a salary deferral for the players.
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Detroit holds an 18.5% chance of landing the 1st overall pick in NHL's "unusual" draft lottery
7:00am - 26 Jun 2020

Detroit holds an 18.5% chance of landing the 1st overall pick in NHL's "unusual" draft lottery

In a world dominated by the COVID-19 pandemic — one where life for countless people and businesses has been turned upside down — the NHL will hold the most unusual draft lottery in its history the same night the first round was originally supposed to go ahead in Montreal.
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More people in BC died from overdoses in May alone than have died from it all year, but virus keeps hockey out of Vancouver.
6:53am - 26 Jun 2020

More people in BC died from overdoses in May alone than have died from it all year, but virus keeps hockey out of Vancouver.

The NHL could not agree on contingency plans should a player test positive for COVID-19 during a proposed playoff tournament in Vancouver which means the city will not host the league's restart.
Flyers' Lindblom skates with team as chemo treatments near end
1:18am - 24 Jun 2020

Flyers' Lindblom skates with team as chemo treatments near end

Philadelphia Flyers forward Oskar Lindblom skated with team Tuesday in one of the few times he's hit the ice since he was diagnosed with a rare form of bone cancer.
Canucks' Benning hopes players return to Vancouver this week as camp looms
1:17am - 24 Jun 2020

Canucks' Benning hopes players return to Vancouver this week as camp looms

Vancouver Canucks general manager Jim Benning is trying to get enough players to return to the city for the team to re-open its training facilities.
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NHL drops another contender from hub city short list
1:15am - 24 Jun 2020

NHL drops another contender from hub city short list

The NHL has informed the Pittsburgh Penguins that the city of Pittsburgh is no longer being considered for one of the two hub cities in the league's return to play plan.
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Devils forward Nico Hischier staying sharp as a knife
8:51pm - 20 Jun 2020

Devils forward Nico Hischier staying sharp as a knife

With the New Jersey Devils missing out on the NHL's 24-team return from the pause caused by the novel coronavirus, centre Nico Hischier is putting his extended off-season to good use.
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Feds approve NHL cohort quarantine plan for potential Canadian hub cities
8:49pm - 20 Jun 2020

Feds approve NHL cohort quarantine plan for potential Canadian hub cities

The cohort quarantine, which keeps players separate from the general public, would allow the NHL to bypass the traditional 14-day quarantine for anyone entering Canada.
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Bernie Saunders, NHL’s fifth Black player, opens up on racial discrimination
8:48pm - 20 Jun 2020

Bernie Saunders, NHL’s fifth Black player, opens up on racial discrimination

Bernie Saunders left hockey behind just two years after his NHL debut. Now he's speaking out against discrimination for current and future generations of Black players.
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Maple Leafs star Auston Matthews tests positive for COVID-19
10:30pm - 19 Jun 2020

Maple Leafs star Auston Matthews tests positive for COVID-19

Maple Leafs superstar Auston Matthews has tested positive for the coronavirus COVID-19, two National Hockey League sources outside Toronto have confirmed to the Toronto Sun.Matthews, 22, has appare…
9:09pm - 19 Jun 2020
Hockey Laces being made...
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Former NHL first-rounder Nikita Filatov retires, chooses new career path
7:16pm - 19 Jun 2020

Former NHL first-rounder Nikita Filatov retires, chooses new career path

Nikita Filatov, a former sixth overall draft pick in the NHL and a once highly touted prospect, has retired from
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CCM AS3 Pro Skate Review

The Super Tacks AS3 Pro skate brings a lot of refinement and an impressive new feature to the table for the 2020 season.
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Only hockey players will get excited to see this!
4:22pm - 17 Jun 2020
Only hockey players will get excited to see this!
Eugene Melnyk responds to Ottawa Sun allegations, Sun paper apologizes
6:34am - 13 Jun 2020

Eugene Melnyk responds to Ottawa Sun allegations, Sun paper apologizes

Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk issued a statement on Friday in response to a pair of Ottawa Sun stories about Melnyk's involvement with the Sens Foundation and Organ Project charities.
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Canadian teams expect easing of quarantine policy as they vie for NHL Hubs
6:31am - 13 Jun 2020

Canadian teams expect easing of quarantine policy as they vie for NHL Hubs

The three Canadian teams vying to become hub cities are expecting news on Friday that the Canadian government’s quarantine restrictions have been loosened.
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NHL, NHLPA announce training camps to open July 10
6:29am - 13 Jun 2020

NHL, NHLPA announce training camps to open July 10

The NHL and its players’ association announced on Thursday that Phase 3 of the league’s return-to-play plan will open on July 10.
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Inside Vancouver's NHL hub city bubble: no Roxy, no family, no autograph sessions | CBC News
8:26pm - 12 Jun 2020

Inside Vancouver's NHL hub city bubble: no Roxy, no family, no autograph sessions | CBC News

According to the proposal to make Vancouver an NHL hub city, teams will have to stay in the quarantine bubble beyond 14 days if they are still actively playing games.
Love this mock-up for the Seattle Krakens!
1:22am - 10 Jun 2020
Love this mock-up for the Seattle Krakens!
9:05pm - 09 Jun 2020
On this day 19 years ago, Joe Sakic handed Ray Bourque the Cup after his 22 year wait
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Could the long NHL layoff lead to higher scoring playoff hockey?
6:12am - 04 Jun 2020

Could the long NHL layoff lead to higher scoring playoff hockey?

By the time the Stanley Cup Playoffs start it'll likely have been more than four months between NHL games. So, will teams return closer to October form, when more goals are scored, than playoff form?
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Sharks' Karlsson encourages others to come forward and support Kane's comments
6:10am - 04 Jun 2020

Sharks' Karlsson encourages others to come forward and support Kane's comments

San Jose Sharks defenceman Erik Karlsson is showing his support for teammate Evander Kane, who spoke out last week about the need for allies in the hockey community in light of the issues of systemic racism and police brutality that have come to the forefront amid the protests over the death of George Floyd.
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Ryan Reaves shares his personal views and talks about the George Floyd protests
6:03am - 04 Jun 2020

Ryan Reaves shares his personal views and talks about the George Floyd protests

Golden Knights forward Ryan Reaves joined Good Show on Wednesday to share his perspective on the George Floyd protests and diversity in hockey.
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Bettman announces plans for return to play, 2020 draft lottery outline
9:19pm - 26 May 2020

Bettman announces plans for return to play, 2020 draft lottery outline

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman has outlined the league's plan to return with a 24-team playoff format and how the 2020 draft lottery will work.
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New Jersey governor Phil Murphy approves activities for pro teams
9:18pm - 26 May 2020

New Jersey governor Phil Murphy approves activities for pro teams

New Jersey governor Phil Murphy tweeted Tuesday that as long as the NFL's New York Giants and Jets and the NHL's New Jersey Devils follow health and medical protocols, they could open training camps or even hold competition.
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NHL to make announcement on Return to Play Plan at 1:30 PST
6:40pm - 26 May 2020

NHL to make announcement on Return to Play Plan at 1:30 PST

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman will make an announcement today at 4:30 p.m. ET / 1:30 p.m. PT regarding the Return to Play Plan for the 2019-20 NHL season. Catch the announcement on a special presentation of Tim & Sid, which will air on Sportsnet 360, Sportsnet 590 The Fan and sportsnet.ca beginning at 4 p.m. ET / 1 p.m. PT.
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NHL releases document detailing Phase 2 protocols for return to play
8:54pm - 25 May 2020

NHL releases document detailing Phase 2 protocols for return to play

The NHL released a document on Monday detailing Phase Two of its return-to-play plan as the league and its players continue to figure out if, how, and when the NHL can safely return this summer amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
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New York State allowing professional sports teams to resume training
8:48pm - 25 May 2020

New York State allowing professional sports teams to resume training

Professional sports teams in the state of New York will be allowed to resume training as of today, governor Andrew Cuomo said in a press conference Sunday.
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Why even include the word "Normal" anymore??
8:44pm - 25 May 2020

Why even include the word "Normal" anymore??

What resonates most about the NHL’s return-to-sport protocol is how much effort will be required just to get six players working out inside the rink together, never mind what’s still to come.
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How A Senior League Hockey Fight Ended With One Player Pooping In An Opponent's Glove
7:21pm - 13 May 2020

How A Senior League Hockey Fight Ended With One Player Pooping In An Opponent's Glove

Earlier today, the most intriguing athlete bio in the history of athlete bios made the rounds. Zung Nguyen, a 37-year old defenseman for a Boston-area men's hockey league, became an instant legend for this single sentence:
Stan Mikita is often credited with starting the Curve Craze. Here is one of his old sticks.
8:10pm - 12 May 2020
Stan Mikita is often credited with starting the Curve Craze. Here is one of his old sticks.
Canucks and B.C.'s top doctor show interest in hosting NHL games in Vancouver | CBC News
3:41am - 07 May 2020

Canucks and B.C.'s top doctor show interest in hosting NHL games in Vancouver | CBC News

Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry says there are ways to safely host NHL games in Vancouver if the league goes ahead with resuming the season in a small number of hub cities.
Sidney Crosby Donates 100,000 Meals Through Greater Pittsburgh Food Bank
6:06pm - 04 May 2020

Sidney Crosby Donates 100,000 Meals Through Greater Pittsburgh Food Bank

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby donated 100,000 meals today to Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank (the Food Bank).
Kelly Hrudey brings awareness to mental health during COVID-19 pandemic | CBC Sports
7:51pm - 03 May 2020

Kelly Hrudey brings awareness to mental health during COVID-19 pandemic | CBC Sports

Former NHL goaltender Kelly Hrudey has never shied away from talking about mental health, and he is continuing to bring awareness to the important issue in an effort to help those struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Flyers’ Oskar Lindblom to undergo final cancer treatments, making progress; Nolan Patrick ‘feeling better every day’
12:49am - 29 Apr 2020

Flyers’ Oskar Lindblom to undergo final cancer treatments, making progress; Nolan Patrick ‘feeling better every day’

Oskar Lindblom, who is about to undergo his last cancer treatments, and Nolan Patrick (migraine disorder) are making medical progress, Flyers assistant GM Brent Flahr said.
Blackhawks fire team president John McDonough, put owner's son in charge | CBC Sports
2:34pm - 28 Apr 2020

Blackhawks fire team president John McDonough, put owner's son in charge | CBC Sports

The Chicago Blackhawks fired team president John McDonough on Monday, ending a wildly successful run that included three Stanley Cup championships.
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Three potential destinations for Dustin Byfuglien, if he decides to return - Sportsnet.ca
4:33am - 21 Apr 2020

Three potential destinations for Dustin Byfuglien, if he decides to return - Sportsnet.ca

It's a mystery whether or not Dustin Byfuglien ever wants to return to the NHL, but if he does decide to come back, you can bet most of the league will be interested. Here are three teams we think could make an especially good fit.
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NHL Classics: Best of Seven Series for Canadian teams to air on Sportsnet - Sportsnet.ca
4:31am - 21 Apr 2020

NHL Classics: Best of Seven Series for Canadian teams to air on Sportsnet - Sportsnet.ca

Sportsnet is turning back the clock to relive Canada's most unforgettable best-of-seven Stanley Cup Playoffs series with NHL Classics: Best of Seven Series. Here are the full broadcast details.
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Edmonton Oilers forward Colby Cave dead at 25
3:07pm - 11 Apr 2020

Edmonton Oilers forward Colby Cave dead at 25

The 25-year-old native of Battleford, Sask., had been in a medically-induced coma in a Toronto hospital.
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Ex-Swiss goalie Florence Schelling 1st female GM in men's pro hockey | CBC Sports
1:40pm - 09 Apr 2020

Ex-Swiss goalie Florence Schelling 1st female GM in men's pro hockey | CBC Sports

Veteran Swiss women's hockey goaltender Florence Schelling has been named general manager of one of the top men's teams in her home country.
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NHL considering August return without fans: report | CBC Sports
10:16pm - 06 Apr 2020

NHL considering August return without fans: report | CBC Sports

Uncertainty remains a major hurdle, but the NHL is plotting a late summer return with playoff games in empty venues to counteract the risks associated with the coronavirus pandemic.
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The best of NHLers self-isolating: Pacific Division
8:16pm - 05 Apr 2020

The best of NHLers self-isolating: Pacific Division

From chicken coops to rollerblading with baby strollers, the Pacific Division is keeping busy during the quarantine.
KIller gives his thoughts on his first run watching the infamous '93 SCF
4:51am - 28 Mar 2020

KIller gives his thoughts on his first run watching the infamous '93 SCF

Doug Gilmour watched Game 6 of the 1993 playoff series between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Los Angeles Kings and shared what it was like to experience the fan's point of view for Wayne Gretzky's famous non-call.
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Daly not ruling out NHL "Beach Boys".....
4:44am - 28 Mar 2020

Daly not ruling out NHL "Beach Boys".....

Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly is hopeful that the NHL can fit in the end of the 2019-20 regular season and playoffs during the "bigger window" this summer and play a full schedule in the 2020-21 season.
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McDavid ponders the possible Playoff scenario if the League returns to business this year
4:42am - 28 Mar 2020

McDavid ponders the possible Playoff scenario if the League returns to business this year

Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid has strong thoughts on the possibility of jumping straight into the playoffs if the COVID-19 pause doesn’t go on too long.
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For the first time in 102 years.....
3:27pm - 26 Mar 2020

For the first time in 102 years.....

For the first time in 102 years, there will not be a showdown to determine Canada's major junior hockey champion.The 2020 Memorial Cup has been added to the list of cancelled sporting events in Canada due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with the Canadian Hockey League calling off the tournament and league
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Bauer offers to make protective medical gear instead of hockey equipment | CBC Sports
12:40am - 26 Mar 2020

Bauer offers to make protective medical gear instead of hockey equipment | CBC Sports

Hockey equipment manufacturer Bauer is offering to modify its production line to make protective visors for doctors, nurses and first responders.
Lindsay Reed of Harvard, showing off sick goalie pads
4:08pm - 24 Mar 2020
Lindsay Reed of Harvard, showing off sick goalie pads
Treliving signs two high-level NCAA D-Men to contracts
7:26pm - 21 Mar 2020

Treliving signs two high-level NCAA D-Men to contracts

General manager Brad Treliving had a little bounce in his step after adding two highly-touted U.S. College defencemen, including one who is widely considered the most sought-after unsigned collegian this year.
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Gallagher is back home in B.C. while the League is on hold
7:23pm - 21 Mar 2020

Gallagher is back home in B.C. while the League is on hold

After players were told they could leave their NHL cities and go home during the season pause, Brendan Gallagher was very happy to have his mom helping him. The Montreal Canadien talked about the "bizarre" past week, how he's spending his time, and what some of his teammates are doing.
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IIHF cancels 2020 World Championship
7:21pm - 21 Mar 2020

IIHF cancels 2020 World Championship

The 2020 World Hockey Championship has been cancelled because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the IIHF announced Saturday.
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When the Stanley Cup Final Was Canceled Because of a Pandemic
7:05pm - 21 Mar 2020

When the Stanley Cup Final Was Canceled Because of a Pandemic

In 1919, a second wave of cases of the previous year's flu lead to the sudden death of the hockey championship
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Senators player is first NHLer to test positive for coronavirus, has mild symptoms and is isolated - TheHockeyNews
4:21pm - 18 Mar 2020

Senators player is first NHLer to test positive for coronavirus, has mild symptoms and is isolated - TheHockeyNews

An unnamed Ottawa Senators player has tested positive for COVID-19, the team announced. According to the Senators, the player has mild symptoms and is in isolation. The player is the first NHLer to test positive for the coronavirus.
‘Dumb,’ ‘stupid’ and ‘lazy’ replay in mind of ex-NHLer with dyslexia
1:57pm - 14 Mar 2020

‘Dumb,’ ‘stupid’ and ‘lazy’ replay in mind of ex-NHLer with dyslexia

Saskatoon-raised ex-NHLer Brent Sopel is advocating to raise awareness about dyslexia, a learning difference he wasn’t diagnosed with until adulthood.
On this day in history: Maurice Richard Riot in Montreal - TheHockeyNews
7:33pm - 13 Mar 2020

On this day in history: Maurice Richard Riot in Montreal - TheHockeyNews

On this day 59 years ago, the Richard Riots broke out in Montreal during and after the Montreal-Detroit game. The game at the Forum had to be cut short after a tear gas bomb went off and it was forfeited to the Red Wings the fans were reacting to Richard's suspension and NHL president Clarence Campbell, who showed up to the game after it had started.
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No other options. The NHL follows suit with the other Major Leagues
10:34pm - 12 Mar 2020

No other options. The NHL follows suit with the other Major Leagues

Following the NBA's decision on Wednesday night, the NHL officially suspended its season on Thursday. We're in uncharted waters now and what comes next is completely unknown.
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Canucks' passive zone system is starting to hobble playoff hopes
5:22am - 09 Mar 2020

Canucks' passive zone system is starting to hobble playoff hopes

Elvis Merzlikins made 26 saves in his return to action after missing four games with a concussion and the Columbus Blue Jackets held off the Vancouver Canucks for a 2-1 win on Sunday.
Flames' Noah Hanifin leaves game vs. Golden Knights with upper-body injury
3:40am - 09 Mar 2020

Flames' Noah Hanifin leaves game vs. Golden Knights with upper-body injury

Calgary Flames defenceman Noah Hanifin will not return to Sunday's game against the Vegas Golden Knights after suffering an upper-body injury.
Rangers extend contracts for GM Jeff Gorton, assistant GM Chris Drury
3:39am - 09 Mar 2020

Rangers extend contracts for GM Jeff Gorton, assistant GM Chris Drury

Jeff Gorton has been busy for the past few seasons retooling the New York Rangers and is being rewarded by the club for his efforts as he and assistant general manager Chris Drury were both given contract extensions
Luongo's legacy could leave Canadiens' Price thinking about his own
3:37am - 09 Mar 2020

Luongo's legacy could leave Canadiens' Price thinking about his own

With Roberto Luongo's success both on and off the ice being commemorated with his jersey retirement, Carey Price could be wondering about his legacy having a similar distinction with the Montreal Canadiens.
The 25 Most Powerful Women in Hockey
3:36am - 09 Mar 2020

The 25 Most Powerful Women in Hockey

From the players inspiring us on the ice to the executives innovating behind the scenes, Sportsnet celebrates the women shaping the game
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Plan the parade! Red Wings win second their in a row with a victory over the Lightning
3:34am - 09 Mar 2020

Plan the parade! Red Wings win second their in a row with a victory over the Lightning

Robby Fabbri scored the winning goal in a shootout to lift the Detroit Red Wings over Tampa Bay 5-4 on Sunday, snapping a 16-game losing streak against the Lightning in the regular season.
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Lehner gets the win, as Vegas steals a huge 2 points in Calgary
3:31am - 09 Mar 2020

Lehner gets the win, as Vegas steals a huge 2 points in Calgary

Shea Theodore scored the game-winning goal with 1:10 left to play to lead the Vegas Golden Knights to a 5-3 win over the Flames at the Scotiabank Saddledome on Sunday.
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Canlan Ice Sports steps up game to help protect against COVID-19
3:30pm - 08 Mar 2020

Canlan Ice Sports steps up game to help protect against COVID-19

Canlan Ice Sports Corp. has proactively stepped up precautionary measures in their hockey rinks across North America to help protect against COVID-19.
A typical Myers penalty 😉
10:45pm - 07 Mar 2020
A typical Myers penalty 😉
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Demko and MacEwen both have big games as the Canucks end their slide against the Avalanche
8:25am - 07 Mar 2020

Demko and MacEwen both have big games as the Canucks end their slide against the Avalanche

Zack MacEwen scored his second goal of the night late in the third period as the Vancouver Canucks defeated the Colorado Avalanche 6-3 Friday to snap a four-game losing streak and climb back into the playoff picture in the tight NHL Western Conference.
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Gibson leaves game due to injury, but not before securing a win over the Leafs
8:18am - 07 Mar 2020

Gibson leaves game due to injury, but not before securing a win over the Leafs

Carter Rowney and Adam Henrique scored, John Gibson and Ryan Miller combined to stop 30 shots and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1 on Friday night.
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Jets shutout the Knights and leap-frog into a Wildcard position
8:16am - 07 Mar 2020

Jets shutout the Knights and leap-frog into a Wildcard position

Connor Hellebuyck made 29 saves to record his league-leading sixth shutout of the season, backstopping the Winnipeg Jets to a 4-0 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights on Friday.
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Canadiens legend Henri Richard passes away at age 84
8:07am - 07 Mar 2020

Canadiens legend Henri Richard passes away at age 84

Henri Richard, who had a long and storied career in the National Hockey League as a player with the Montreal Canadiens, passed away on Friday. Richard was 84 years old.
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Not the chocolate he was looking for: 8-year-old wins $200 pot prize at hockey tournament | CBC News
10:27pm - 04 Mar 2020

Not the chocolate he was looking for: 8-year-old wins $200 pot prize at hockey tournament | CBC News

An 8-year-old from Grande Prairie, Alta., won a hockey raffle, but his parents won't let him keep the cannabis-filled prize. His grandfather says drugs and kids hockey are a bad mix.
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NHL imposses travel restrictions in response to the coronavirus situation
8:37pm - 04 Mar 2020

NHL imposses travel restrictions in response to the coronavirus situation

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman says the league is "aware of and focused on all possibilities'' related to the new coronavirus outbreak.
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The water's heating up in the Shark Tank
8:35pm - 04 Mar 2020

The water's heating up in the Shark Tank

Evander Kane scored two goals to give the San Jose Sharks their first three-game winning streak since November with a 5-2 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday night.
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Show me mo' money......
8:33pm - 04 Mar 2020

Show me mo' money......

NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly announced Wednesday at the NHL GM Meetings that the salary cap would be between $84 - $88.2 million for the 2020-21 season.
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The scoop on the atmosphere after the Canucks' latest implosion
8:32pm - 04 Mar 2020

The scoop on the atmosphere after the Canucks' latest implosion

The Vancouver Canucks suffered a very tough loss to Columbus on Sunday, so what was the mood in the room afterwards? Dan Murphy answers that and more in this week's mailbag.
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Boychuk recovering after a scary skate cut to the face
8:29pm - 04 Mar 2020

Boychuk recovering after a scary skate cut to the face

New York Islanders defenceman Johnny Boychuk needed 90 stitches on his eyelid after being cut by a skate in Tuesday's game against the Montreal Canadiens, general manager Lou Lamoriello announced.
Canucks recall Brisebois & Chatfield from Comets
7:17pm - 03 Mar 2020

Canucks recall Brisebois & Chatfield from Comets

Chatfield, 23, has appeared in 46 games with Utica this season, registering 4 assists and accumulating 16 penalty minutes.
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The fight over CTE continues 5 years after Steve Montador's death | CBC News
2:54pm - 03 Mar 2020

The fight over CTE continues 5 years after Steve Montador's death | CBC News

Steve Montador's dad, Paul, thinks the National Hockey League didn’t do enough to protect his son and to educate him about concussions and the possibility of developing CTE. And that's why he's continuing on with a lawsuit against the NHL originally started by Steve in the months before he died.
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A career night for Draisaitl helps the Oilers rout Nashville
6:17am - 03 Mar 2020

A career night for Draisaitl helps the Oilers rout Nashville

NASHVILLE — Had the promotion been held Monday, Leon Draisaitl would have come close to making someone a millionaire. The Edmonton Oilers centre scored four goals, blowing the game open in the thir…
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Red hot Avs win their 9th straight on the road
6:14am - 03 Mar 2020

Red hot Avs win their 9th straight on the road

Gabriel Landeskog withstood a crunching hit while making a pass that sprung Logan O'Connor for a breakaway goal in the second period, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Detroit Red Wings 2-1 on Monday night for their seventh straight victory.
How to start a Hockey Team • HockeyCircles Articles
3:52am - 02 Mar 2020

How to start a Hockey Team • HockeyCircles Articles

Find the right way to start and run a hockey team. If it's for recreational hockey, or a competitive league, here's some hints and tips on running a team
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There's no substitute for experience.....
6:32am - 01 Mar 2020

There's no substitute for experience.....

In three starts since Jacob Markstrom left the team with a meniscus injury to his knee, backup Thatcher Demko has allowed 10 goals on 93 shots and surrendered more poor ones in a week than Markstrom did the last month.
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Canadiens flirt with disaster, but manage to win in the end
6:17am - 01 Mar 2020

Canadiens flirt with disaster, but manage to win in the end

Jeff Petry scored 52 seconds into overtime as the Montreal Canadiens earned a 4-3 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday night.
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Flames lose in regulation and gain no ground in tight Pacific Division race
6:16am - 01 Mar 2020

Flames lose in regulation and gain no ground in tight Pacific Division race

Tyler Johnson and Ondrej Palat scored on the power play and Yanni Gourde added a shorthanded goal as the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Calgary Flames 4-3 Saturday to snap a season-long four-game losing streak.
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Oilers squeak by Jets and steal a big 2 points
6:13am - 01 Mar 2020

Oilers squeak by Jets and steal a big 2 points

Leon Draisaitl had two goals and an assist as the Edmonton Oilers came away with a big 3-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday in a game between a pair of injury-riddled teams hungry for playoff points.
Gordie Howe scores 800th career goal
4:40pm - 29 Feb 2020

Gordie Howe scores 800th career goal

Howe scored his 800th career goal February 29th, 1980 while playing for the Hartford Whalers
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You got your new contract, now go break a leg........er, foot.
7:46am - 29 Feb 2020

You got your new contract, now go break a leg........er, foot.

New York Rangers forward Chris Kreider suffered a fractured foot in the first period of Friday's game against the Philadelphia Flyers and will not return, according to an announcement from the team.
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It's home sweet home for Hart and the Flyers in Philly
7:44am - 29 Feb 2020

It's home sweet home for Hart and the Flyers in Philly

Claude Giroux scored twice and Carter Hart stopped 26 shots to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to their fifth straight win, 5-2 over the New York Rangers on Friday night.
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Five in a row for Girard and the Avs
7:42am - 29 Feb 2020

Five in a row for Girard and the Avs

Samuel Girard scored a tie-breaking goal with 2:37 left in the third period and Tyson Jost scored twice as the Colorado Avalanche extended their winning streak to five games with a 3-2 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday night.
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Stalock shuts out the Jackets as Minny continues their playoff push
7:40am - 29 Feb 2020

Stalock shuts out the Jackets as Minny continues their playoff push

Alex Stalock stopped 24 shots for his fourth shutout of the season and the Minnesota Wild beat the Columbus Blue Jackets for the second time this week, 5-0 on Friday night.
David Ayres's famous Maple Leafs-beating stick now in Hockey Hall of Fame | CBC News
12:31am - 29 Feb 2020

David Ayres's famous Maple Leafs-beating stick now in Hockey Hall of Fame | CBC News

The 42-year-old’s hockey stick, which he used last Saturday night to help the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Toronto Maple Leafs on Hockey Night in Canada, now sits in the Hockey Hall of Fame.
February 28 NHL History | Feb 28 NHL History | www.nhltraderumor.com
4:57pm - 28 Feb 2020

February 28 NHL History | Feb 28 NHL History | www.nhltraderumor.com

February 28 in NHL history features Teemu Selanne scores 50th goal as rookie. United States wins first hockey gold medal at Squaw Valley Olympics; Bobby Orr gets 500th NHL assist.
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Jay Bouwmeester noncommittal about NHL future after cardiac episode during game | CBC Sports
3:09pm - 27 Feb 2020

Jay Bouwmeester noncommittal about NHL future after cardiac episode during game | CBC Sports

St. Louis Blues defenceman Jay Bouwmeester says he is feeling better since suffering a cardiac episode during an NHL game, but he is not ready to make a decision on his hockey future.
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Seattle’s NHL team to offer free monorail transit to hockey games
2:53pm - 27 Feb 2020

Seattle’s NHL team to offer free monorail transit to hockey games

As long as you have a ticket to the hockey game, your monorail fare to and from the new Seattle Center arena is covered.
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Sharks' Thornton disappointed no one bit on trade-bait
5:45am - 26 Feb 2020

Sharks' Thornton disappointed no one bit on trade-bait

Joe Thornton was disappointed not to be joining a new team on Monday during the NHL Trade Deadline.
Muzzin leaves game with hand injury and does not return
5:42am - 26 Feb 2020

Muzzin leaves game with hand injury and does not return

Toronto Maple Leafs defenceman Jake Muzzin did not play the third period against the Tampa Bay Lightning due to a hand injury, the team announced Tuesday.
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T for two helps the Leafs enjoy a huge win in Tampa
5:40am - 26 Feb 2020

T for two helps the Leafs enjoy a huge win in Tampa

One game after losing to a 42-year-old emergency goaltender on home ice, the Toronto Maple Leafs found redemption on the road with a 4-3 victory against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday night.
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Toffoli paying dividends as Demko continues to look at home for Canucks
5:37am - 26 Feb 2020

Toffoli paying dividends as Demko continues to look at home for Canucks

Tyler Toffoli scored 1:35 into overtime to lift the Vancouver Canucks to a 4-3 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday.
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Ovechkin chalks up another kill shot as he downs the Jets in a shootout
5:35am - 26 Feb 2020

Ovechkin chalks up another kill shot as he downs the Jets in a shootout

Alex Ovechkin scored his 701st goal and the shootout winner, and Braden Holtby made 30 saves in regulation and overtime to help the Washington Capitals beat the Winnipeg Jets 4-3 on Tuesday night for their second consecutive victory.
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Flames turn up the heat and burn the Bruins in Beantown
5:31am - 26 Feb 2020

Flames turn up the heat and burn the Bruins in Beantown

Sean Monahan scored a pair of goals 1:12 apart in the second period and the Calgary Flames beat the Boston Bruins 5-2 on Tuesday night.
11:35pm - 25 Feb 2020

First Televised Hockey Game in USA on Feb 25th.

The Tradition ContinuesIt was September of 1952 and the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation was about to launch the first television stations in Canada. In anticipation of this, Imperial Oil, sponsor of Hockey Night in Canada on radio, had been engaged in talks with the CBC to begin televising hockey for the 1952-53 NHL season.
11:28pm - 25 Feb 2020
Montreal Canadiens' 28-game unbeaten streak ends
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Pundits rate the biggest rolls of the dice on deadline day
6:58pm - 25 Feb 2020

Pundits rate the biggest rolls of the dice on deadline day

With the 2020 NHL trade deadline behind us, we break down the main winners and losers from what turned out to be a busy day of movement.
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While many Pacific division teams beefed up at the deadline, the Canucks took the day off. Safe driving, or asleep at the wheel?
6:51pm - 25 Feb 2020

While many Pacific division teams beefed up at the deadline, the Canucks took the day off. Safe driving, or asleep at the wheel?

With the news of Jacob Markstrom's injury, newly acquired Louis Domingue is a Thatcher Demko absence away from starting for the Canucks during their most critical stretch in nearly five years.
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Will pro hockey players be left out in the cold after COVID-19 outbreak shutters custom stick factory? | CBC Radio
3:01pm - 25 Feb 2020

Will pro hockey players be left out in the cold after COVID-19 outbreak shutters custom stick factory? | CBC Radio

Hockey players in the NHL may be forced out of their comfort zone on the ice thanks to a halt in production in pro-grade sticks thanks to the coronavirus outbreak in China, says sports journalist Sean Fitz-Gerald.
Filmmaker says documentary about Sioux nickname saga to hit theaters in May  | Grand Forks Herald
4:30am - 25 Feb 2020

Filmmaker says documentary about Sioux nickname saga to hit theaters in May | Grand Forks Herald

A documentary that portrays a years-long saga to change the UND athletics nickname is expected to come to some North Dakota theaters starting May 1.
Without Jordan Kawaguchi and Shane Pinto, UND can't finish chances in loss at St. Cloud State | Grand Forks Herald
4:27am - 25 Feb 2020

Without Jordan Kawaguchi and Shane Pinto, UND can't finish chances in loss at St. Cloud State | Grand Forks Herald

ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- The day started with unwelcome news for UND. The team’s leading scorer and Hobey Baker Award candidate Jordan Kawaguchi was forced to miss Saturday’s series finale against St. Cloud State because of an undisclosed injury. It’s not believed to be serious -- Kawaguchi is expected back next week -- but it was enough to take the nation’s second-leading scorer out of UND’s lineup.
Addressing Mental Health in Hockey
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3:54am - 25 Feb 2020

Addressing Mental Health in Hockey

Mark Wick, an assistant coach for Augsburg University, opens up on mental health
Sponsors - The Hockey Summit
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3:33am - 25 Feb 2020

Sponsors - The Hockey Summit

A set of innovative tools for enhanced precision and individualization of training and rehabilitation. Used in performance development, sports medicine and research, each tool provides unique opportunities to measure and develop the physical factors of human performance. Athletes For CARE (A4C) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to creating a community where athletes can find support, …
Hockey players and workplace health and safety - First Reference Talks
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3:29am - 25 Feb 2020

Hockey players and workplace health and safety - First Reference Talks

Hockey players get paid to be hit. The reverse is also true; many hockey players are paid to hit. For hockey players, violence is part of the job. This job has clearly been taken up a notch this year for the playoffs. Even Sid “the Kid” was renamed “Vicious Sid” in a recent headline.
6 Keys to a Safe Hockey Season
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3:27am - 25 Feb 2020

6 Keys to a Safe Hockey Season

There are things you can do to help your kids play safe, and stay engaged if they find themselves on the sidelines
Feb. 24: Gretzky sets NHL single-season record for goals
3:25am - 25 Feb 2020

Feb. 24: Gretzky sets NHL single-season record for goals

1982: Wayne Gretzky of the Edmonton Oilers breaks Phil Esposito's single-season record for goals when he scores No. 77 against goaltender Don Edwards and the Buffalo Sabres at Memorial Auditorium.
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Flames add defensive depth and a heavy shot with Gustafsson
7:55pm - 24 Feb 2020

Flames add defensive depth and a heavy shot with Gustafsson

The Calgary Flames have acquired defenceman Erik Gustafsson from the Chicago Blackhawks, according to Sportsnet's Eric Francis.
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Buy low, sell really high??
6:38pm - 24 Feb 2020

Buy low, sell really high??

The natural order of things is the weekday grind leading into weekend fun. But in the case of the NHL trade deadline, this past weekend just whet our appetite for what’s to come on Monday.
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Rosen and Hutchinson swap teams in 1-for-1 deal
6:36pm - 24 Feb 2020

Rosen and Hutchinson swap teams in 1-for-1 deal

The Toronto Maple Leafs have acquired defenceman Calle Rosen from the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for goalie Michael Hutchinson, the teams announced Monday.
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Skillful Trocheck is on his way to Carolina
6:35pm - 24 Feb 2020

Skillful Trocheck is on his way to Carolina

The Carolina Hurricanes have acquired forward Vincent Trocheck from the Florida Panthers in exchange for Erik Haula, Lucas Wallmark, Chase Priskie and Eetu Luostarinen.
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3 high draft pics see Jean-Gabriel Pageau traded to Islanders
6:33pm - 24 Feb 2020

3 high draft pics see Jean-Gabriel Pageau traded to Islanders

The Ottawa Senators have traded centre Jean-Gabriel Pageau to the New York Islanders for a 2020 first-round pick and two other draft selections.
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Rangers' trade-bait Kreider is going nowhere
6:31pm - 24 Feb 2020

Rangers' trade-bait Kreider is going nowhere

The New York Rangers and forward Chis Kreider have come to terms on a contract extension, team president John Davidson told reporters Monday.
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Oilers acquire Andreas Athanasiou from Red Wings
6:29pm - 24 Feb 2020

Oilers acquire Andreas Athanasiou from Red Wings

The Edmonton Oilers have acquired forward Andreas Athanasiou from the Detroit Red Wings, Sportsnet can confirm.
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Canucks get some payback for shutout loss in Boston
7:56am - 23 Feb 2020

Canucks get some payback for shutout loss in Boston

Tyler Toffoli scored his first two goals with his new team and added an assist as the Vancouver Canucks dispatched the Boston Bruins 9-3 on Saturday night at Rogers Arena.
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Canadiens not giving up yet
7:55am - 23 Feb 2020

Canadiens not giving up yet

Max Domi had a pair of goals Saturday night as the Montreal Canadiens beat the Ottawa Senators 3-0.
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The truth is often stranger than fiction....
3:24am - 23 Feb 2020

The truth is often stranger than fiction....

The Carolina Hurricanes defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs with an emergency goalie in net. You cannot make this up.
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Ayres emergency goes viral in a great way
3:21am - 23 Feb 2020

Ayres emergency goes viral in a great way

Emergency goalie David Ayres became a folk hero on social media after his performance Saturday night.
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Soul Sisters are making it happen on and off the ice
3:18am - 23 Feb 2020

Soul Sisters are making it happen on and off the ice

In conversation with Black Girl Hockey Club founder Renee Hess on the Club's transition into a non-profit organization, the importance of representation in the sports world, and creating a safe space for Black women to enjoy the game of hockey.
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Capitals' Alex Ovechkin becomes eighth player to score 700 goals
3:14am - 23 Feb 2020

Capitals' Alex Ovechkin becomes eighth player to score 700 goals

Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin scored milestone goal No. 700 on Saturday afternoon against the New Jersey Devils.
9:26pm - 22 Feb 2020
Ovechkins 700th Career Goal
Senators' Bobby Ryan dealing with alcohol problem, says he's 'doing well' | CBC Sports
4:50am - 22 Feb 2020

Senators' Bobby Ryan dealing with alcohol problem, says he's 'doing well' | CBC Sports

Ottawa Senators Bobby Ryan forward says he has been dealing with an alcohol problem, but is doing "very well" on his road to recovery.
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2020 Memorial Cup hosts Kelowna Rockets release Adam Foote as head coach
3:10pm - 21 Feb 2020

2020 Memorial Cup hosts Kelowna Rockets release Adam Foote as head coach

'With 14 games remaining in the regular season, I felt a change was necessary at this time,' said Kelowna Rockets GM Bruce Hamilton.
Scrappy Kasperi Kapanen's emotion gives Maple Leafs jolt of energy
6:03am - 21 Feb 2020

Scrappy Kasperi Kapanen's emotion gives Maple Leafs jolt of energy

After supplying an emotional punch to the Toronto Maple Leafs' most complete effort of 2019-20, Kasperi Kapanen left with a black-and-blue, blood-crusted gash on the bridge of his nose, a smile on his face, and a beautiful top-shelf breakaway goal in his pocket. His energy was exactly what the team needed.
McDavid's return puts Ken Holland under spotlight before deadline
6:01am - 21 Feb 2020

McDavid's return puts Ken Holland under spotlight before deadline

Given the success the Edmonton Oilers had without Connor McDavid, the spotlight on general manager Ken Holland is even brighter before Monday's trade deadline as fans wonder if he'll add more pieces to the team to fuel their playoff push.
Canadiens ship Barber, Varone to Penguins for Blandisi, Lucchini
5:59am - 21 Feb 2020

Canadiens ship Barber, Varone to Penguins for Blandisi, Lucchini

The Pittsburgh Penguins have sent forwards Joseph Blandisi and Jake Lucchini to the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for fellow forwards Riley Barber and Phil Varone, the team announced Thursday.
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Close, but no cigar.....yet.
5:58am - 21 Feb 2020

Close, but no cigar.....yet.

Alex Ovechkin scored his 699th career goal, closing in on another milestone, but the Washington Capitals dropped their third in a row, losing to the Montreal Canadiens 4-3 in overtime Thursday night.
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The best blueliners on the market heading to the wire
5:57am - 21 Feb 2020

The best blueliners on the market heading to the wire

Using the percentage difference from league average that we did for the best goal scorers, here are some of the names circulating as potential trade targets among defencemen ahead of the NHL trade deadline.
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McHappy meal to go please....
5:50am - 21 Feb 2020

McHappy meal to go please....

There could be good news on the horizon for the Edmonton Oilers as captain Connor McDavid will travel with the team on its upcoming road trip.
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When in need of a win, play the Sens.....
5:48am - 21 Feb 2020

When in need of a win, play the Sens.....

Mark Scheifele snapped a 12-game scoring drought with three power-play goals Thursday as the Winnipeg Jets beat the Ottawa Senators 5-1.
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Leafs pick up a huge 4-0 victory over Pens
5:46am - 21 Feb 2020

Leafs pick up a huge 4-0 victory over Pens

Frederik Andersen stopped all 24 shots he faced while Jake Muzzin had a goal and two assists as the Toronto Maple Leafs blanked the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-0 on Thursday night.
A statement from Jay Bouwmeester
6:02pm - 18 Feb 2020

A statement from Jay Bouwmeester

Jay Bouwmeester has returned to St. Louis and has issued a statement thanking the trainers, first responders, medical staff and the entire hockey community for their support.
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Theories swirl as to Winnipeg's playoff plan
2:53am - 18 Feb 2020

Theories swirl as to Winnipeg's playoff plan

Sportsnet is breaking down what each Canadian club has to work with as they head toward the NHL trade deadline, sorting each roster into Trade Tiers to hash out who’s safe, who’s available and who’s likely on the move. Next up: the Jets.
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Boeser and Ferland injuries lead to move for Tiffoli
2:48am - 18 Feb 2020

Boeser and Ferland injuries lead to move for Tiffoli

The Vancouver Canucks announced that winger Brock Boeser suffered a rib cartilage fracture and will be re-evaluated in three weeks. The team also revealed that Micheal Ferland is being shut down for the season due to recurring concussion-like symptoms.
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Three's a charm for Mangiapane and the Flames
2:46am - 18 Feb 2020

Three's a charm for Mangiapane and the Flames

Andrew Mangiapane scored his first career hat-trick and added an assist as the Calgary Flames used five third-period goals for a 6-4 comeback win over the Anaheim Ducks on Monday.
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Workhorse Draisaitl leading the way for McDavid-less Oilers
7:23am - 17 Feb 2020

Workhorse Draisaitl leading the way for McDavid-less Oilers

Josh Archibald scored his second goal of the game in overtime, NHL points leader Leon Draisaitl had a goal and two assists, and the Edmonton Oilers beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 Sunday.
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Jets win a big one in a game without a power play
7:21am - 17 Feb 2020

Jets win a big one in a game without a power play

Defenceman Nathan Beaulieu's first goal of the season at 1:36 of the third period held up as the game winner as the Winnipeg Jets beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Sunday.
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Canucks squander a chance to give themselves some breathing room
7:18am - 17 Feb 2020

Canucks squander a chance to give themselves some breathing room

Adam Henrique scored a pair of goals as the Anaheim Ducks defeated the Vancouver Canucks 5-1 Sunday afternoon.
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The third time's a charm......
7:14am - 17 Feb 2020

The third time's a charm......

Jack Eichel scored the go-ahead goal as part of a three-goal surge in a 91-second third-period span, and the Buffalo Sabres beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-2 on Sunday night.
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NHL forgets fans are the point with disastrous Stadium Series
4:48pm - 16 Feb 2020

NHL forgets fans are the point with disastrous Stadium Series

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO. - "Three great forces rule the world: stupidity, fear, and greed." When Albert Einstein made this observation, he surely didn't have
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9:31pm - 15 Feb 2020
Justin Bieber Teaches Jimmy Fallon How to Play Hockey
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Stars score early and often to ruin Andersen's first game back
7:02am - 14 Feb 2020

Stars score early and often to ruin Andersen's first game back

Tyler Seguin snapped a 17-game goal drought and Ben Bishop made 27 saves as the Dallas Stars beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 on Thursday night.
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The Great Eight is still at 698
6:59am - 14 Feb 2020

The Great Eight is still at 698

T.J. Oshie deflected in the winning goal with 2:04 remaining and the Washington Capitals rallied for a 3-2 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday night as Alex Ovechkin remained stuck on 698 career goals.
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Lightning kick the Oilers when they're down.......oh, wait
6:56am - 14 Feb 2020

Lightning kick the Oilers when they're down.......oh, wait

The Edmonton Oilers fell on the road in Tampa Bay yet again, and received a double whammy thanks to Zack Kassian's actions.
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Flames cook up some Duck a l'Orange on the road
6:50am - 14 Feb 2020

Flames cook up some Duck a l'Orange on the road

Mikael Backlund and Mark Jankowski scored two goals apiece, and Cam Talbot made 44 saves for his 21st career shutout in the Flames' 6-0 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Thursday night.
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Habs continue to slide after a 4-1 loss to the Bruins
6:31am - 13 Feb 2020

Habs continue to slide after a 4-1 loss to the Bruins

It was painfully clear before the Montreal Canadiens were dominated by the Boston Bruins that the task to make the playoffs was monumental, and it only got tougher with Shea Weber's diagnosis.
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Popular Maurice signs contract extension with the Jets
6:25am - 13 Feb 2020

Popular Maurice signs contract extension with the Jets

The Winnipeg Jets have signed head coach Paul Maurice to a multi-year contract extension, the team announced on Wednesday.
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Kreider's worth keeps increasing as New York downs the Jets
7:17am - 12 Feb 2020

Kreider's worth keeps increasing as New York downs the Jets

Chris Kreider scored twice as the New York Rangers halted the Winnipeg Jets' three-game win streak with a 4-1 victory on Tuesday.
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Arizona has a goal called off in O.T. and then lose to Maple Leafs
7:15am - 12 Feb 2020

Arizona has a goal called off in O.T. and then lose to Maple Leafs

Kasperi Kapanen scored 3:43 into overtime as the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Arizona Coyotes 3-2 on Tuesday night.
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Sens' lose their 6th straight in shutout loss to Avs
7:13am - 12 Feb 2020

Sens' lose their 6th straight in shutout loss to Avs

Mikko Rantanen scored in the first period following a terrific twirl move, Philipp Grubauer stopped 34 shots for his second shutout of the season and the high-flying Colorado Avalanche beat the Ottawa Senators 3-0 on Tuesday night.
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Oilers soldier on without McDavid
7:11am - 12 Feb 2020

Oilers soldier on without McDavid

Leon Draisaitl had a goal and three assists, Kailer Yamamoto had a pair of goals and the Edmonton Oilers won without captain Connor McDavid in the lineup, defeating the Chicago Blackhawks 5-3 on Tuesday.
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NHL game between Blues and Ducks postponed after defenceman Jay Bouwmeester collapses on bench
5:22am - 12 Feb 2020

NHL game between Blues and Ducks postponed after defenceman Jay Bouwmeester collapses on bench

Tuesday night's National Hockey League game between the St. Louis Blues and Anaheim Ducks was postponed after the Blues' Edmonton-born defenceman Jay Bouwmeester collapsed on the bench during the game.
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Coronavirus impacts custom hockey stick business as virus shuts down factory that makes them for NHLers | CBC News
10:21pm - 11 Feb 2020

Coronavirus impacts custom hockey stick business as virus shuts down factory that makes them for NHLers | CBC News

The quarantine applied to a section of central China in response to the coronavirus is having a major impact on something seemingly a world away: hockey sticks in the NHL.
Shake-ups may continue in Minnesota
8:13pm - 11 Feb 2020

Shake-ups may continue in Minnesota

Minnesota Wild general manager Bill Guerin pulled the trigger on his first big trade Monday but hinted more moves could come if his team stops competing.
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McDavid out 7-10 games with quad injury
8:07pm - 11 Feb 2020

McDavid out 7-10 games with quad injury

So, the Edmonton Oilers lost their captain and best player in Connor McDavid. Join the club. Now it's time for his teammates to prove they can rise to the challenge.
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The Legacy of Linden continues
8:03pm - 11 Feb 2020

The Legacy of Linden continues

Few people at Rogers Arena on Monday were more excited than Jordie Benn when Trevor Linden and Markus Naslund, along with early icon Stan Smyl, were acknowledged before the game on Legends Night.
10:15pm - 10 Feb 2020

1965 Topps Henri Richard | PSA CardFacts™

Joseph Henri “Pocket Rocket” Richard (February 29, 1936-) was born on February 29th during a leap year and holds the distinct honor of holding ...

Boston Bruins history was made on Dec. 1, 1924, and a radio legend was born - The Boston Globe
10:11pm - 10 Feb 2020

Boston Bruins history was made on Dec. 1, 1924, and a radio legend was born - The Boston Globe

On Dec. 1, 1924, the Boston Bruins played their first game in the National Hockey League, and Frank Ryan gave the play-the-play for the radio broadcast.
A look back at the Roger Neilson ‘paper bag’ game and Pal Hal’s theatre of the absurd
10:07pm - 10 Feb 2020

A look back at the Roger Neilson ‘paper bag’ game and Pal Hal’s theatre of the absurd

In countless times under Harold Ballard’s reign, the Maple Leafs could not play their way out of a paper bag.But 40 years ago this month, the owner almost put one over Roger Neilson’s h…
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The more things change, the more they stay the same
6:35pm - 10 Feb 2020

The more things change, the more they stay the same

As the Vancouver Canucks get set to retire Henrik and Daniel Sedin’s numbers on Wednesday, Sportsnet's Iain MacIntyre spoke with them about how life has changed since hanging up the skates and how their lives are still ever so intertwined.
6:31pm - 10 Feb 2020
Will Alex Ovechkin Catch Wayne Gretzky On The NHL's All-Time Goals List? | Ask An NHLer
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Just what the doctor ordered for Oilers' fans. Edmonton signs Nurse to a new deal.
6:28pm - 10 Feb 2020

Just what the doctor ordered for Oilers' fans. Edmonton signs Nurse to a new deal.

The Edmonton Oilers have signed pending restricted free agent defenceman Darnell Nurse to a two-year contract extension, Sportsnet has confirmed.
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Columbus fans won't be Jones-n for a while
6:25pm - 10 Feb 2020

Columbus fans won't be Jones-n for a while

Columbus Blue Jackets defenceman Seth Jones will be out of the lineup indefinitely with an ankle injury. Gabriel Carlsson was recalled from AHL Cleveland to take his place.
5:56am - 09 Feb 2020
Kovalchuk destroying his kids at an ODR yesterday