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Predators overcoming adversity; Rakell out for Game 6; goodnight, Sens? (Puck Headlines)
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Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. Sweden’s Henrik Lundqvist is hugged by his teammate William Nylander after winning the Ice Hockey World Championships gold medal match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS […]

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How Phil Housley coaches offense to Predators' defense
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DECEMBER 20: Assistant coach Phil Housley of the Nashville Predators works the game against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on December 20, 2016 in Newark, New Jersey. The Predators defeated the Devils 5-1. ANAHEIM, Calif. – Nashville Predators assistant coach Phil Housley believes hockey teams should mimic the style he played during […]

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Germany goaltender Greiss criticized for social media likes
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The German Ice Hockey Federation has defended its national team goaltender Thomas Greiss after he liked controversial social media posts, including one comparing former U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton to Adolf Hitler. ''It's very important to make clear that Thomas Greiss is definitely not a right-wing extremist nor a right-wing populist,'' federation vice president Marc […]

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NHL head coaching gig part of natural progression for Canucks' Travis Green
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New Vancouver Canucks head coach Travis Green was laying the foundation for a successful career in coaching long before deciding to pursue it. More than 20 years before being named head coach of the Vancouver Canucks, Travis Green was a likeable, talented, happy-go-lucky center for the New York Islanders at the start of a 970-game […]

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Devils Contact Kovalchuk To Discuss Possible Return To NHL
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NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — New Jersey Devils general manager Ray Shero has had preliminary talks with Ilya Kovalchuk’s agent regarding the former No. 1 draft pick’s possible return to the NHL four years after bolting to play in his native Russia. Shero said he’s keeping all options open regarding Kovalchuk’s future. The Devils still own […]

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Devils contact Kovalchuk to discuss pending return to NHL
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New Jersey Devils general manager Ray Shero is on the verge of landing yet another asset in his team's rebuilding plan: Ilya Kovalchuk. Shero confirmed on Tuesday that Kovalchuk would like to return to the NHL next season, four years after the former No. 1 draft pick bolted to play in his native Russia. With […]

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Devils sign defenseman Loov to one-year, two-way contact
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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey Devils have signed defenseman Viktor Loov to a one-year, two-way contract. General manager Ray Shero announced the deal on Tuesday, noting the deal is worth $650,000 at the NHL level. The 24-year-old Loov spent the

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Morning Skate: McQuaid heads to Vegas in one mock expansion draft
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Here are all the links from around the hockey world, and what Im reading while fascinated by this Matt Harvey saga in New York. — The NBC Sports crew asks if the Washington Capitals have found a way to shut down Sidney Crosby as they head to a Game 7

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Part 1: Potential offseason trade targets
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For the New York Islanders, this spring and summer looks to be even more vital, as in addition to looking at roster improvements, the cloud of a future home and contract status of their captain and most important player hangs over the head of the organization. What they do on all fronts will no doubt […]

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Buffalo Sabres' GM search and reading between lines
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Now that Terry and Kim Pegula are done firing another general manager, they have time to hire a new one. They’re apparently close to hiring a new GM for the Buffalo Sabres, after shocking the hockey world when they turfed GM Tim Murray along with coach

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NHL-New Jersey Devils get top pick in draft
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The New Jersey Devils will own the top selection in the NHL draft for the first time since 1979 after winning the lottery in Toronto on Saturday. The Devils finished last in the Eastern Conference in the 2016-17 season but will now have the first pick in June 23-24 draft at the United Center in […]

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NHL: Devils win Draft lottery, Flyers picking second
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The New Jersey Devils entered Saturday's NHL Draft lottery with the fifth-best odds to claim the top pick.  May the odds be forever in their favour, or maybe it was a deal with the devil, but New Jersey will be selecting first overall in the NHL Draft

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