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Yzerman remains confident Lightning can sign all of their RFA’s
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Tampa Bay Lightning general manager Steve  Yzerman has quite a bit of work this offseason when it comes to keep the core of his team in place. Following the long-term extensions signed by Steven Stamkos and Victor Hedman in recent years, the Lightning are sure to be pressed against the salary cap and have three […]

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NHL confident in Coyotes, intrigued by Seattle in arena news
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When the Vegas Golden Knights hit the ice next season, the NHL will have 31 teams, which means that speculation will continue about No. 32 eventually joining the League. In other words, more talk about Quebec City and Seattle, who were in contention for an NHL franchise during the last round of expansion. In Quebec’s […]

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Penguins confident they can beat Craig Anderson in Game 7
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Did Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson steal Game 6 with a 45-save performance, Mike Sullivan? Did Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson steal Game 6 with a 45-save performance, Matt Murray? Anderson had a big night,” said the Penguins goalie, who made 28 saves.

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Blues owner confident in GM Armstrong's vision
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It was a season of stalled progress for the St. Louis Blues. After advancing to the Conference Final a year ago, the Blues were ousted in the second round of this year's playoffs. But there was still plenty to be happy about in the Gateway City. “When you consider everything that was done and the […]

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John Gibson (lower-body injury) seems confident he’ll be ready for Game 6
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The Anaheim Ducks now need a win to force a seventh game in the Western Conference Final. Jonathan Bernier replaced Gibson and gave up two goals on 18 shots, as Anaheim lost 3-1 on home ice and now sits on the brink of elimination. Despite his injury Saturday, Gibson seems pretty confident he’ll be ready […]

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Ducks confident in playing 'simple road game' to end Predators' streak
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The Nashville Predators are halfway from reaching their first Stanley Cup Final in franchise history in part because they do a good job at taking leads and not coughing them up. Anaheim, for their part, has developed a knack for comebacks this postseason, as they showed in Game 2 when they fought back from 2-0 […]

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Confident Senators return home eager for more goals vs Pens
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OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — They have split two games scoring a combined three goals. They have limited the Pittsburgh Penguins to two goals. They have gone 1-1 on the road against the defending Stanley Cup champions in the Eastern Conference final. Now all

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Rangers regroup after tough loss, confident for Game 3
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Back home and with an extra day off following their tough double-overtime loss at Ottawa, the New York Rangers are a confident group as they prepare to face the Senators in Game 3. The Rangers led 5-3 late in the third period on Saturday before Ottawa's Jean-Gabriel Pageau scored twice in the last 3:19 to […]

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Toronto Maple Leafs: Babcock Confident Before Game Six Against Capitals
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With the Capitals ahead 3-2 against the Toronto Maple Leafs and a win away from advancing to the second round of the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs and the Maple Leafs facing elimination, can the Maple Leafs come back to eliminate the Washington Capitals and meet the Pittsburgh Penguins in the Easter…

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Down 0-2 and still scoreless, Blackhawks remain confident
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The Chicago Blackhawks know one thing with an absolute certainty: They must play better. Scoring their first goal against Pekka Rinne this postseason would be a good start. Instead, the Western Conference's top seed trails the Nashville Predators 0-2 and looks nothing like the team favored to reach the Stanley Cup Final.

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Confident Hanifin, Hurricanes aim to shoot down Stars (STATS/TSX)
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The Carolina Hurricanes completed a stellar month of March and they’re within striking distance of reaching the playoffs. “We absolutely have a shot here to do this,” defenseman Noah Hanifin said. Carolina (35-27-14) will try to take another step on Saturday night when it faces the Dallas Stars (31-35-11) at PNC Arena.

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Flyers confident in pulling off second-half playoff push (Puck Daddy)
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FEBRUARY 24: Claude Giroux #28 of the Philadelphia Flyers smiles during practice for the 2017 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series game to be played between the Philadelphia Flyers and the Pittsburgh Penguins at Heinz Field on February 24, 2017 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. PITTSBURGH – The Philadelphia Flyers have two games before the 2017 NHL trade […]

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