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Which NHL players may have lost out on Olympic dream forever?
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To call himself an Olympian, Steven Stamkos will have to be one of the best Canadian players in the NHL into his 13th season. In 2022, when he’s 13 seasons into his NHL career, if he’s not still among the select-few Canadians at the very height of the profession, it’s unlikely that he will earn […]

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Ducks' Cogliano suspended, will have consecutive games played streak snapped
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The NHL's longest active consecutive games played streak will soon be coming to an end. Anaheim Ducks forward Andrew Cogliano, who has appeared in 830 straight contests, was suspended for two games by the NHL on Sunday. Cogliano's streak was the fourth-longest in NHL history. The suspension stems

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Have the Maple Leafs taken a step back this season?
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Morgan Rielly (left) has taken a step forward this season, but he’s in the minority. Part of that is due to heightened expectations the team faces this year after reaching the playoffs last season with a team full of rookies. A lack of progression — both for players and the team — has also been […]

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Red-hot Flames have suddenly turned the corner
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The Calgary Flames got off to a mediocre start this season, but thanks to their red-hot play (sorry!) recently, they’ve managed to climb back into the Western Conference playoff picture. Last night’s 5-1 win over the first-place Tampa Bay Lightning was Calgary’s fifth consecutive victory. What is even more impressive is that they beat the […]

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Lightning have 4 selected to All-Star Game, Panthers sending Aleksander Barkov
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Winger Nikita Kucherov, defenseman Victor Hedman and Andrei Vasilevskiy will join Lightning captain Steven Stamkos at NHL All-Star Weekend in Tampa, Florida.

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McDavid blasts offside rule after Oilers have goal called back
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After the Edmonton Oilers had their tying goal against the Nashville Predators in the final six minutes wiped out by an offside review, captain Connor McDavid sounded off on the rule, calling for it to be canned completely. “I ultimately feel they should just take the rule out,” McDavid said, according to Rob Tychkowski of […]

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Taylor Hall Should Have Been an Ottawa Senator
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Senators fans don't need any more bad news these days, but unfortunately Dreger's tidbit was just salt in the wound during this miserable season. According to him, back in the summer of 2016, a Taylor Hall for Cody Ceci trade almost happened before the Edmonton Oilers got Adam Larsson instead

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How Expansion And The CBA Have Pushed NHL Team Values Higher
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How To Use Your Business Expansion As A Marketing Tool

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How the Avalanche have risen from rock bottom to playoff contention
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Don’t look now, but the Colorado Avalanche are just three points back of the Anaheim Ducks for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference with two games in hand. What a difference a year makes. Just one season removed from being the NHL's laughing stock, finishing with the lowest point percentage in the shootout […]

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Daly: Beijing Olympics may have other opportunities than Pyeongchang
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NHL players won’t be headed to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, but their fate has yet to be decided for the 2022 Games in Beijing. In April, the NHL announced it would not participate in the 2018 Games after unsuccessful negotiations with the IIHF and International Olympic Committee. Still, it's no secret the league […]

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Sens' Claesson will have hearing for check to head on Bruins' Acciari
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Ottawa Senators defenseman Fredrik Claesson will have a hearing Thursday for an illegal check to the head on Boston Bruins forward Noel Acciari, the NHL announced. Here’s a look at the play in question: Hit on Acciari pic.twitter.com/8d55SBk2Pl — Marina Molnar (@mkmolnar) December 28, 2017 Claesson was assessed a match penalty for the hit, which […]

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Rinaldo to have phone hearing after waiving right to in-person offer
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Arizona Coyotes forward Zac Rinaldo waived his right to an in-person hearing for his sucker punch on Colorado Avalanche rookie Samuel Girard, the NHL's Department of Player Safety announced. Instead, Rinaldo will have a phone hearing Wednesday to determine whether he'll face supplemental discipline for the fifth time in his NHL career. The league only […]

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