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Rumor Roundup: Would Lucic for Hall or Eberle help both teams?

Rumor Roundup: Would Lucic for Hall or Eberle help both teams?

thehockeynews.com Updated Apr 25 (yesterday)
The Edmonton Oilers winning the 2015 draft lottery continues to resonate in the trade rumor mill. Their recent hiring of former Hockey Canada honcho Bob Nicholson as CEO and former Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli as GM and president of hockey operations provi…
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  • Peter Chiarelli hiring means Oilers finally break with legends,…

    Peter Chiarelli hiring means Oilers finally break with legends, set a new course

    thehockeynews.com NHL.com Apr 24 (2 days ago)
    With today’s hiring of Peter Chiarelli as president of hockey operations and GM of the Edmonton Oilers, it’s clear that new boss Bob Nicholson is quickly setting about to make his mark on the franchise. It’s also clear that after a year on the job, Nich…
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  • Steven Stamkos must go head-to-head with Pavel Datsyuk – and wi…

    Steven Stamkos must go head-to-head with Pavel Datsyuk – and win

    thehockeynews.com Apr 23 (3 days ago)
    We’ve all seen this before, so suffice to say Steven Stamkos would not be the first star to be collared and rendered ineffective by Pavel Datsyuk. And even though the injury-prone Datsyuk is 36 and clearly entering the twilight of his career, it probabl…
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  • Defenseman Gill retires after 16 NHL seasons

    Defenseman Gill retires after 16 NHL seasons

    NHL.com Apr 23 (3 days ago)
    Defenseman Hal Gill, who played 16 NHL seasons and won the Stanley Cup in 2009 with the Pittsburgh Penguins, has announced his retirement. Gill was an eighth-round pick (No. 207) of the Boston Bruins in the 1993 NHL Draft. He played 1,108 games...
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  • Patrice Bergeron, Anze Kopitar, Jonathan Toews voted Selke Trop…

    Patrice Bergeron, Anze Kopitar, Jonathan Toews voted Selke Trophy finalists

    yahoo.com thehockeynews.com NHL.com Apr 22 (4 days ago)
    Patrice Bergeron of the Boston Bruins, Anze Kopitar of the Los Angeles Kings and Jonathan Toews of the Chicago Blackhawks are the three finalists for the 2014-15 Frank J. Selke Trophy, which is awarded “to the forward who best excels in the defensive as…
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  • Ex-Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli meets with Oilers. What might his …

    Ex-Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli meets with Oilers. What might his future role be?

    thehockeynews.com Apr 22 (4 days ago)
    It’s clearer every day the players won’t be the most intriguing free agents this NHL off-season. Coaching and front office vacancies keep sprouting up. We’re only halfway through round 1 of the playoffs, and we’ve seen bench bosses Todd McLellan (Sharks…
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  • Bruins star defenseman Zdeno Chara suffers broken leg, but he’l…

    Bruins star defenseman Zdeno Chara suffers broken leg, but he’ll be ready for start of next season

    thehockeynews.com Apr 21 (5 days ago)
    Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara’s rough 2014-15 season – which included a knee injury and his team’s first failure to qualify for the playoffs since he arrived there in 2006 – was capped with news he’d suffered a broken leg. The team announced Tuesday…
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  • Bruins captain Chara has fracture in fibula

    Bruins captain Chara has fracture in fibula

    NHL.com Apr 21 (5 days ago)
    Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara has a non-displaced fracture of his left fibula. He does not need surgery, the Bruins said. He reportedly will not be able to play for Slovakia in the 2015 IIHF World Championship, which begins May 1. C...
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  • Hi, my name is Ken…and I’m addicted to the draft lottery simula…

    Hi, my name is Ken…and I’m addicted to the draft lottery simulator

    Spoiler alert: The Buffalo Sabres will win tonight’s NHL draft lottery with the numbers 11, 5, 6 and 7. Your trusty correspondent knows this because he went to this really cool website that simulates the NHL draft lottery and it told him so. Then he did…
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  • Bruins fire Chiarelli to bring in another, more pliable Chiarel…

    Bruins fire Chiarelli to bring in another, more pliable Chiarelli (Trending Topics)

    yahoo.com Apr 17
    Look, I get it. The Bruins missed the playoffs, and based on team CEO Charlie Jacobs's threats earlier this season, someone had to pay the price. Peter Chiarelli put together the team, so it was him. Claude Julien also coached the team, and so when the …
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  • Draft lottery odds: the most likely outcome for your team

    Draft lottery odds: the most likely outcome for your team

    It’s amazing how things will change by Saturday night. Connor McDavid will know which NHL team he will belong to. The McDavid parents will know in which city their son’s adult life will begin to unfold and flourish. Vendors will go crazy preparing McDav…
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  • Next Bruins GM to decide Julien's fate; Neely not looking at 'c…

    Next Bruins GM to decide Julien's fate; Neely not looking at 'complete rebuild'

    yahoo.com Apr 15
    Cam Neely and Charlie Jacobs weren’t there to get into specifics. The Boston Bruins President and team CEO didn’t quite reveal the reasons why general manager Peter Chiarelli was fired on Wednesday, only to say that it came after an annual audit of the …
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  • Dizzying flurry of moves was responsible for rise and fall of P…

    Dizzying flurry of moves was responsible for rise and fall of Peter Chiarelli

    You’d have to think Peter Chiarelli’s fate in Boston was sealed back in January when team CEO Charlie Jacobs said it would be “a complete failure” and “absolutely unacceptable” for the Bruins to miss the playoffs this season. Tough crowd there in Boston…
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  • Czech coach Vladimir Ruzicka denies taking bribe from hockey da…

    Czech coach Vladimir Ruzicka denies taking bribe from hockey dad

    The Czech Republic is all set to host the 2015 World Championship later this month, but what should be a happy time in the hockey nation has been overshadowed by a strange allegation involving national team coach Vladimir Ruzicka. The former NHLer with …
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  • Milan Lucic’s state-of-mind, Leafs’ implosion prove mental side…

    Milan Lucic’s state-of-mind, Leafs’ implosion prove mental side of sports is a massive influence on winning

    In the wake of the Bruins’ shocking fall out of a playoff spot, GM Peter Chiarelli shared this tidbit of information that won’t please Bruins fans: Chiarelli: Lucic said he was "not in right frame of mind going into season" after Montreal seri…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Big changes coming for Boston Bruins

    Rumor Roundup: Big changes coming for Boston Bruins

    The Boston Bruins missing the playoffs for the first time since 2007 is generating considerable speculation over their off-season plans. Many observers wonder if general manager Peter Chiarelli and coach Claude Julien could lose their jobs. Regardless o…
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  • New Leafs coach must be hired based on on-ice philosophy, not N…

    New Leafs coach must be hired based on on-ice philosophy, not NHL resume or familiarity factor

    With interim coach Peter Horachek included in team president Brendan Shanahan’s housecleaning Sunday, the Maple Leafs are going to have their fourth bench boss in three years by the time the 2015-16 season begins. And although it’s tempting for Leafs fa…
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  • Video - Big Third Period Lifts Senators Past Bruins 00:44

    Big Third Period Lifts Senators Past Bruins

    Mar 19
    Kyle Turris scored twice in the Senators' 6-4 win over the Bruins.
  • Video - Sabres Beat Bruins In Shootout 00:44

    Sabres Beat Bruins In Shootout

    Mar 17
    Tyler Ennis scored the lone goal in a shootout as Buffalo beat Boston 2-1.
  • Video - Caps Stop Bruins' Hot Streak 00:48

    Caps Stop Bruins' Hot Streak

    Mar 15
    Braden Holtby had 32 saves in Washington's 2-0 win over Boston, which ended the Bruins' five-game winning streak.
  • Video - Crosby Late Scratch, Penguins Fall To Bruins 01:23

    Crosby Late Scratch, Penguins Fall To Bruins

    Mar 14
    Tuukka Rask had 30 saves in the Bruins' 2-0 win over the Penguins.

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