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Report: NHL may scrap All-Star Game in favor of international event
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The NHL All-Star Game has been somewhat of a shapeshifting beast over the years. A lot about the annual midseason event has changed, from the game's format to the way teams are picked and how players are voted in. But soon the league's All-Star Game may cease to exist altogether. According to

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Report: Canadiens place Streit on unconditional waivers to terminate contract
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Mark Streit‘s brief reunion with the Montreal Canadiens is coming to an end. The club has reportedly placed the veteran defenseman on waivers for the purpose of terminating his contract, according to Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet. Streit was signed to a one-year contract on July 25, bringing him back to the team that drafted him […]

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NHL considering dropping All-Star Game in favor of international event, per report
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The NHL and NHLPA are discussing avenues to broadening the sport in Europe. The NHL’s All-Star Game has taken many forms over the past few years. Now, according to Sportsnet’s Chris Johnston, the NHL may be looking into scrapping the festival weekend all together in favor of international growth opportunities

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Report: Streit won't report to AHL
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Mark Streit reportedly isn’t keen on being demoted. The veteran defenseman won't report to the Laval Rocket and will take the next few days to evaluate his options, according to TVA's Renaud Lavoie. Streit was loaned to the Montreal Canadiens‘ AHL affiliate after clearing waivers Friday. The 39-year-old was reportedly shopped by the NHL club […]

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Report: Canadiens waive defenseman Streit
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The Montreal Canadiens have placed Mark Streit on waivers, according to Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports. The move comes one day after a report indicated the Canadiens were looking to trade the veteran defenseman. Streit has appeared in two games this season, posting a minus-2 rating and averaging just over 14 minutes of ice time. […]

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Report: Islanders will play at Barclays next season, arena hopes lie at Belmont
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Arena talks are only slightly more enjoyable than talking about taxes, but they also happen to be crucial for NHL teams. Tuesday brought some interesting developments in both regards for the New York Islanders, although the Tavares update wasn’t exactly … detailed. First, let’s pull off the Band-Aid with the arena stuff, as Islanders co-owner […]

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Report: NBC, NBCSN Won't Air NHL Games During 2018 Winter Olympics Coverage
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The NHL's national television games are on NBC and NBC Sports Network, but those networks won't broadcast any of the league's games during its coverage of the 2018 Winter Olympics from South Korea next February. The NHL announced in April that it wouldn't send any of its players to the

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Report: Blackhawks allowed to place Marian Hossa on LTIR
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The Chicago Blackhawks will be allowed to place veteran forward Marian Hossa on injured reserve, according to Scott Power of The Athletic. This offseason, the Blackhawks raised some eyebrows when they placed Hossa on the long-term injured list because of a skin disorder. There was skepticism surrounding the move because Hossa, who has a cap […]

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Report: Blue Jackets, Anderson agree to terms on three-year deal
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After missing training camp due to a stalemate in contract talks with the Blue Jackets, it looks like restricted free agent forward Josh Anderson will, in fact, be returning to Columbus. According to Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet, the Blue Jackets and Anderson have agreed to terms on a three-year deal with an average annual value […]

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Report: Anderson ends holdout, signs 3-year, $5.55M deal with Jackets
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The holdout appears to be over. Josh Anderson and the Columbus Blue Jackets have agreed to terms on a three-year contract with an average annual value of $1.85 million, Aaron Portzline of The Athletic reports. Portzline notes that though the sides have agreed to terms, no deal has been officially signed. Anderson, a restricted free […]

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Report: Bruins place Malcolm Subban on waivers
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It appears the Boston Bruins have decided to stick with Anton Khudobin as their back-up goalie to begin the 2017-18 season. According to reports on Monday, the Bruins put former first-round pick Malcolm Subban on waivers following a training camp battle for the back-up role behind starter Tuukka Rask. Putting the 23 years old puck […]

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Report: Flames sign Jagr to 1-year, $1M base contract
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The Calgary Flames signed Jaromir Jagr to a one-year contract, according to Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet. The deal is believed to be worth a base salary of $1 million, with $1 million available in bonuses. Jagr, who will turn 46 in February, appeared in all 82 games for the Florida Panthers last season, recording 16 […]

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