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With aging, expensive core Blackhawks’ window is closing fast
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For the seven year stretch between 2008-09 and 2014-15 there was not a more successful team in the NHL than the Chicago Blackhawks. Because they always seemed to have a pipeline of talent coming through the organization they always seemed to be able to replenish that depth and continue to compete for Stanley Cups. Despite […]

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Fantasy: 4 aging players you can still bank on
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Father Time, he catches up with all of us. For many older NHLers, though, age is simply a number on the back of their hockey cards. Here are four aging players you can still bank on in your fantasy league: Patrice Bergeron Four Selke Trophies won’t do much for your fantasy stats, but Bergeron still […]

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Aging All-Stars, future Hall of Famers lead top 10 NHL free agents still on the market
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Believe it or not, the New York Rangers ' unsurprising but splashy addition of Kevin Shattenkirk — along with every other move to go down on Day 1 of 2017 NHL free agency — is quickly nearing its one-month anniversary. The biggest of names, like Shattenkirk and fellow former Washington Washington Capitals players Karl Alzner […]

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San Jose Sharks gear up for another run with aging core (Puck Daddy)
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LOS ANGELES – The length of Joe Thornton’s beard is the only major difference between the player in his late 20s and mid-30s.  At least that’s what the 36-year-old Thornton said. “I just have to comb my beard a little bit more (now),” said Thornton while running his fingers through his big, wooly and grayish/brown […]

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Alter: Rangers must deal at deadline to put aging roster over the top
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The NHL is undergoing a youth movement. As teams continue to get younger, the older ones must get results now. The New York Rangers have been consistent, missing the playoffs only once (2009-10) in the salary cap era. Last season, they won the President's Trophy, awarded to the team that finishes with the best regular-season […]

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