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Bruins, Sabres, Devils among Adidas NHL jersey makeovers: Report
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Adidas officially takes over the manufacturing of NHL jerseys next season. Their World Cup of Hockey sweater designs showed some promise, especially when it came to the integration of the company’s iconic three stripes to hockey uniforms. But what happens

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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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Kyle Dubas of Maple Leafs will interview with Avalanche: Report
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Elliotte Friedman dropped a bombshell during coverage of Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Final: The Toronto Maple Leafs have given permission to assistant general manager Kyle Duba to interview with the Colorado Avalanche. Dubas, 31, was hired as an assistant general manager by the Toronto Maple Leafs in 2014 by team president Brendan Shanahan. […]

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Report: Defenseman Viktor Antipin expected to join Sabres next week
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Earlier this month it was reported that defenseman Viktor Antipin was on the verge of joining the Buffalo Sabres after terminating his contract in the KHL. Following the IIHF World Hockey Championships on Sunday, where Antipin was a key player for the Russian team that won the Bronze Medal, Antipin told a Russian news outlet […]

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Report: Johansen diagnosed with acute compartment syndrome
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Predators forward Ryan Johansen, who has been ruled out for the NHL playoffs after undergoing thigh surgery, was diagnosed with acute compartment syndrome, according to Jon Morosi of NHL Network and FOX Sports. Acute compartment syndrome occurs when excessive pressure builds up inside an enclosed muscle space in the body. It usually results from bleeding […]

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Report: Penguins Leaning Toward Murray For Game 4
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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – It appears the Pittsburgh Penguins will make a change in goal for Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final. According to TVA’s Renaud Lavoie, Matt Murray was the first goalie off the ice at the Penguins’ morning skate. That normally indicates the starting goaltender for that evening’s game. The apparent change comes […]

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Report: Agent says Mike Ribeiro suffered alcohol relapse, NHL future unclear
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Mike Ribeiro’s agent Bob Perno told La Presse’s Richard Labbé (via Puck Daddy) that the veteran forward suffered an alcohol relapse during the 2016-17 season, sometime before he was waived by the Nashville Predators in February. Ribeiro, 37, had made a trade request around that time. Perno’s interview with La Presse reveals that Ribeiro is uncertain about […]

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Report: Czech D-man Jan Rutta fielding multiple NHL offers
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Several NHL clubs are reportedly saying, “Czech, please.” Jan Rutta is weighing multiple offers to come to North America, according to TSN’s Darren Dreger. The Edmonton Oilers are among the Canadian teams showing interest, but Dreger doesn’t believe they’ve submitted an offer. Rutta is a 26-year-old defenseman who has been representing his country at the […]

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Report: Ben Bishop wasn’t Dallas’ first choice
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The Dallas Stars made a big splash when they traded for Ben Bishop‘s rights and then signed him to a long-term deal worth nearly $30 million. Instead, Stars GM Jim Nill wanted Scott Darling from the Chicago Blackhawks. Darling ended up signing a four-year, $16.6 million contract with the ‘Canes, who believed it was worth […]

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Report: Luke Richardson to join Islanders’ coaching staff
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Doug Weight led the Islanders to some impressive results after he took over behind the bench for Jack Capuano. Earlier this offseason, the Isles announced that they were removing the interim tag from Weight’s title, and now they’re allowing him to shape his coaching staff. According to beat reporter Arthur Staple, the Isles coach will […]

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Report: Therrien has 2nd interview for Panthers' coaching job
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The Florida Panthers apparently like what they hear from Michel Therrien. The former Montreal Canadiens bench boss is in the running to become the next head coach of the Panthers, and will soon sit for a second interview with the Sunrise club, reports George Richards of the Miami Herald. Panthers general manager Dale Tallon says […]

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Report: Flyers interested in bringing in former Kings GM Dean Lombardi
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It sounds like the Philadelphia Flyers are interested in a reunion with former scout Dean Lombardi. According to beat reporter Dave Isaac, the Flyers have reached out to Lombardi about re-joining the team, but they’re still waiting to hear back from him. Lombardi became available after he and head coach Darryl Sutter were let go […]

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