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Ryan Johansen on Kesler comments: 'What I said is what I meant'
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Injured Nashville Predators center Ryan Johansen, center, celebrates with Predators head coach Peter Laviolette after the Predators beat the Anaheim Ducks in Game 6 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Monday, May 22, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won 6-3 to win the series 4-2 and advance to […]

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By the numbers: 17 figures to consider ahead of Game 7
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Every Game 7 is accompanied by a slew of statistics intended to add to the drama. The winner-take-all contests aren’t decided by numbers, but getting a sense of how the teams and their key players have performed in past Game 7s can provide insight into who’s most likely to prevail. Some numbers are more telling […]

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Game 7 offers chance at history for Penguins and Senators
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PITTSBURGH (AP) Craig Anderson is a realist, the byproduct of 15 years playing the most demanding position in the NHL.

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Videos: Best of Predators' 2017 NHL Playoffs
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NBC sports analyst Mike Milbury calls P.K. Subban a clown during warm ups. During interview with USA Today Network Tennessee columnist Joe Rexrode he says he wishes he had something different. Courtesy of NBC Sports

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A Titans lineman participated in one of the NHL's strangest traditions — he threw a gigantic catfish on the ice
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NBCSN The NHL Playoffs are filled with traditions and superstitions, some stranger than others. But maybe none are as strange as the tradition during Nashville Predators playoffs games where fans throw gigantic catfish on the ice. The latest came courtesy

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Best Hockey Film of All Time
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The Stanley Cup Final is just around the corner. Some of the best hockey of the year is going to be played very soon. But once Lord Stanley’s Cup has been handed to the winners, the hockey that is available to watch will drop to zero. Sure, there’s the excitement of not only the regular […]

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Blues add Darryl Sydor as assistant coach
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The St. Louis Blues continued to assemble the coaching staff for Mike Yeo on Wednesday when they announced the hiring of former NHL defenseman Darryl Sydor. Sydor previously served as an assistant on Yeo’s staff for several years when he was the head coach of the Minnesota Wild. Before joining the Blues, Sydor was an […]

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Blackhawks announce plans for NHL Draft Fan Fest
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With exactly a month to go until Chicago hosts the 2017 NHL Draft for the first time ever, the Blackhawks and league announced Wednesday their plans for Fan Fest held outside the United Center on June 23 and 24. A handful of Blackhawks players and alumni will be in attendance and made available for photo opportunities, as […]

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Offseason Outlook: Calgary Flames
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With the offseason underway for a number of teams and the remainder to join them in a few weeks, we’re looking at what’s in store for each club in the coming months. 2016-17 Grade: B The Calgary Flames bounced back from a horrid 2015-16 season. In their first year with Glen Gulutzan behind the bench, […]

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Malkin after Game 6 loss: 'We'll go back home and win the last one'
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Evgeni Malkin believes it’s Pittsburgh’s turn to bounce back from a tough loss. After dominating Game 5 to the tune of a 7-0 win over the Ottawa Senators, the Penguins were unable to book a spot in the Stanley Cup Final in Game 6 despite outshooting the opposition by a wide margin. Malkin was the […]

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Report: Panthers to interview Bob Boughner for head coaching job
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Add another name to the list of head coaching candidates in Florida. San Jose Sharks assistant Bob Boughner will reportedly meet with the Panthers for an interview this week, according to Pierre LeBrun of TSN. The Sharks granted permission to speak to Boughner earlier in May. Boughner has been with San Jose since 2015, and […]

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Coyotes hire Craig Cunningham as pro scout
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Craig Cunningham is sticking with the Arizona Coyotes. The club has signed the former player to a two-year contract to serve as a pro scout, as well as to assist in player development with the Coyotes’ prospects. “Craig was a smart, hard-working player with an incredible passion for the game,” said general manager John Chayka. […]

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