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Indigenous Ex-NHLer Fred Sasakamoose dead at 86

Indigenous Ex-NHLer Fred Sasakamoose dead at 86

Fred Sasakamoose, who was one of the first Indigenous hockey players in the NHL, has passed away.
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NHL mourns death of 'true friend' Trebek
5:35pm - Mon 09 Nov

NHL mourns death of 'true friend' Trebek

Alex Trebek loved the NHL, and the feeling was mutual. Hockey lost a great friend with the death of Trebek, the legendary host of the game show "Jeopardy!" who died Sunday of pancreatic cancer. He was 80.
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Highly respected Bowness to rein in the Stars again next season
5:09pm - Thu 29 Oct

Highly respected Bowness to rein in the Stars again next season

The Dallas Stars have officially named Rick Bowness as the team's head coach, a decision that was long expected after Bowness led the Stars to the Stanley Cup Final.
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5:04pm - Thu 29 Oct

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Brown avoids arbitration and cashes in for an average of $3.6M per year
3:55am - Fri 23 Oct

Brown avoids arbitration and cashes in for an average of $3.6M per year

The Ottawa Senators and forward Connor Brown have agreed to a three-year deal with an average annual value of $3.6 million, Sportsnet's Elliotte Friedman reports.
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Jake Virtanen lands a new 2 year deal worth $5.1 million
3:52am - Fri 23 Oct

Jake Virtanen lands a new 2 year deal worth $5.1 million

Jake Virtanen has been auditioned several times as a top-six winger, but has never seized that role. He should get another chance now that he's signed a new two-year deal with the Canucks.
5:38am - Tue 20 Oct
Young Ovechkin casually absorbs a massive hit from Dennis Gauthier
7:33pm - Thu 15 Oct

[VIDEO] We love how he keeps driving and gets out of the arena when the Zamboni is on fire!

[NEW VIDEO] We now have video of the Zamboni on fire at Bill Gray’s Regional Iceplex in Brighton, N.Y.
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Western Hockey League announces plan to begin next regular season Jan. 8
2:40pm - Thu 15 Oct

Western Hockey League announces plan to begin next regular season Jan. 8

The Western Hockey League's board of governors announced Wednesday that the junior hockey league's next regular season is scheduled to begin in early 2021.
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Canucks' land Schmidt after losing fan favorites Tanev and Stetcher
6:21am - Tue 13 Oct

Canucks' land Schmidt after losing fan favorites Tanev and Stetcher

The Vancouver Canucks have acquired Nate Schmidt from the Vegas Golden Knights in exchange for a 2022 third-round pick.
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The Maple Leafs continue to make moves to address critical lineup questions
10:29pm - Mon 12 Oct

The Maple Leafs continue to make moves to address critical lineup questions

Maple Leafs GM Kyle Dubas is not lighting fire to the team's blueprint, but he is adapting to survive, to improve, to get playoff-ready. Hopefully.
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The Canucks' weapons are quickly dissapearing, as Toffoli heads to the Habs
10:19pm - Mon 12 Oct

The Canucks' weapons are quickly dissapearing, as Toffoli heads to the Habs

The Montreal Canadiens have landed one of the bigger names left on the free agent market, signing forward Tyler Toffoli to a four-year, $17 million contract.
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Inside information from the centre of attention
10:17pm - Mon 12 Oct

Inside information from the centre of attention

When news first broke that prized free agent winger Taylor Hall was signing with the Buffalo Sabres Sunday night, the first reaction from many across hockey was to be surprised.
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Shattenkirk wins a Cup and a contract after signing with the Ducks
12:23am - Sat 10 Oct

Shattenkirk wins a Cup and a contract after signing with the Ducks

Fresh off winning the Stanley Cup with the Tampa Bay Lightning, defenceman Kevin Shattenkirk is headed to Anaheim on a three-year deal with the Ducks.
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Lundqvist is on his way to the Capital on a one-year contract
12:17am - Sat 10 Oct

Lundqvist is on his way to the Capital on a one-year contract

Henrik Lundqvist has found himself a new home as the veteran goaltender is signing with the Washington Capitals on a one-year deal.
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Brodie joins Simmons on the road to Toronto
12:09am - Sat 10 Oct

Brodie joins Simmons on the road to Toronto

The Toronto Maple Leafs reinforced their blue line Friday by agreeing to terms with free agent defenceman T.J. Brodie, Sportsnet's Elliotte Friedman reports.
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One man's loss is another man's gain....
11:50pm - Fri 09 Oct

One man's loss is another man's gain....

The Calgary Flames have signed goaltender Jacob Markstrom to a six-year contract worth $36 million.
3:27pm - Fri 09 Oct

Lazy Finns developed the first ice skate 5,000 years ago to save energy

Energy-saving Finns invented the first ice skate more than 5,000 years ago as a practical method of transport to make getting across frozen lakes less of a struggle
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Blackhawks not re-signing veteran goaltender Corey Crawford
3:45am - Fri 09 Oct

Blackhawks not re-signing veteran goaltender Corey Crawford

The Chicago Blackhawks have decided not to bring back goaltender Corey Crawford, senior vice president and general manager Stan Bowman announced Thursday.
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Tampa Bay goes all the way and takes home the Big Prize
5:30am - Tue 29 Sep

Tampa Bay goes all the way and takes home the Big Prize

The hardest Stanley Cup playoffs to stage may have been the hardest ever to win. And the contender that’s travelled the most heartbreaking road of them all can finally shed tears of joy. Take a bow, Tampa Bay: You were no flash in the pan!
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Perry buries the double-OT winner and the Stars keep the dream alive in the SCF
5:51am - Sun 27 Sep

Perry buries the double-OT winner and the Stars keep the dream alive in the SCF

Corey Perry scored on a goalmouth scramble in double overtime and the Dallas Stars beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 on Saturday to stay alive in the Stanley Cup Final.
TSN Original: The Problem of Pain
4:38pm - Fri 25 Sep

TSN Original: The Problem of Pain

Playing through injury, sacrificing your body, blocking a shot, fighting to stand up for a teammate. Hockey players are praised for their courage and willingness to withstand pain, and doing whatever it takes to win no matter the cost. Here is the TSN Original: The Problem of Pain.
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Stamkos buries a beauty early, but it looks like it's a one-and-done.
3:45am - Thu 24 Sep

Stamkos buries a beauty early, but it looks like it's a one-and-done.

Steven Stamkos scored, but lasted just five shifts in his return before apparently reaggravating his injury in the Tampa Bay Lightning's 5-2 win over the Dallas Stars on Wednesday.
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Hellebuyck wins the Vezina Trophy after another solid season.
4:57am - Tue 22 Sep

Hellebuyck wins the Vezina Trophy after another solid season.

With his second nomination in three years, Winnipeg Jets netminder Connor Hellebuyck has earned the Vezina Trophy as the league’s top goaltender.
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Roman Josi picks up the Norris Trophy as NHL’s top defenceman
4:54am - Tue 22 Sep

Roman Josi picks up the Norris Trophy as NHL’s top defenceman

The Nashville Predators can now say they boast a Norris Trophy winner on their blue line, as captain Roman Josi has been named the 2019-20 season’s top defenceman.
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Draisaitl picks up 2 awards but is still focused on the Big Picture
4:53am - Tue 22 Sep

Draisaitl picks up 2 awards but is still focused on the Big Picture

Fresh off a dominant 110-point campaign that saw him net the Art Ross Trophy as the league’s leading scorer, Edmonton Oilers star Leon Draisaitl has been named the winner of both the 2019-20 season’s Hart Memorial Trophy and Ted Lindsay Award.
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Tampa scores 3 early and hangs on to tie up the series at 1 game a piece
4:50am - Tue 22 Sep

Tampa scores 3 early and hangs on to tie up the series at 1 game a piece

Tampa Bay's sputtering power play sparked back to life Monday, powering the Lightning to a 3-2 win over the Dallas Stars in the NHL Stanley Cup Final.
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Khudobin shuts the door, and Dallas silences Tampa's offense
3:19am - Sun 20 Sep

Khudobin shuts the door, and Dallas silences Tampa's offense

The Tampa Bay Lightning didn't have an answer for Joel Kiviranta and the Dallas Stars in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final on Saturday.
6:00pm - Sat 19 Sep
Guy Lafleur goal on Boston - Game 7, Semi Final (1979)
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Isles change the series in a New York minute
4:06am - Wed 16 Sep

Isles change the series in a New York minute

On the brink of elimination heading into Tuesday night’s Game 5 against the Tampa Bay Lightning, Barry Trotz’s club managed to earn the win to keep the Conference Final match-up going, cutting the Bolts’ series lead to 3-2.