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Patrick Kane, Jonathan Toews & Mario Lemieux lead list of a…

Patrick Kane, Jonathan Toews & Mario Lemieux lead list of all-time most uncomfortable NHLer commercials

thehockeynews.com Updated Jul 25 (5 days ago)
Endorsing products has been a part of being a top talent in the NHL for nearly as long as the league has been in existence. Advertisers want the star power of hockey players, even if the low-key personalities of those players don’t make them natural pub…
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  • Loui Eriksson and the top line pressure for Boston Bruins

    Loui Eriksson and the top line pressure for Boston Bruins

    yahoo.com Jul 25 (5 days ago)
    The joke about Loui Eriksson was that he’s so perpetually named one of the NHL’s most underrated players that he was almost overrated for being underrated. Next season, he gets the spotlight in Boston: Opening camp on the wing of David Krejci and Milan …
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  • The five most evil hockey photoshops we could come up with

    The five most evil hockey photoshops we could come up with

    thehockeynews.com Jul 24 (6 days ago)
    Summer is a time for fun in the hockey world. But sometimes that fun can be a little dark. One of my favorite THN issues every year comes before the trade deadline, when we often take a player likely on the move and photoshop him into another team’s uni…
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  • Bruins re-sign defenseman David Warsofsky

    Bruins re-sign defenseman David Warsofsky

    NHL.com Jul 24 (6 days ago)
    The Boston Bruins on Thursday re-signed defenseman David Warsofsky to a one-year, two-way contract that the team said is worth $600,000 at the NHL level. Warsofsky, 24, appeared in six games for Boston during the 2013-14 season, scoring his fir...
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  • Bruins add NHL vet Sacco to coaching staff

    Bruins add NHL vet Sacco to coaching staff

    ESPN.com Jul 24 (6 days ago)
    The Boston Bruins have hired Joe Sacco as an assistant coach, the team announced Thursday.
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  • Sacco hired by Bruins as assistant coach

    Sacco hired by Bruins as assistant coach

    NHL.com Jul 24 (6 days ago)
    The Boston Bruins hired Joe Sacco as an assistant coach, the team announced Thursday. He joins Claude Julien's staff as the replacement for Geoff Ward, who was released from his contract after last season to become coach of the Mannheim Eagles...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Blackhawks & Bruins need to make moves. Who …

    Rumor Roundup: Blackhawks & Bruins need to make moves. Who gets traded?

    The Boston Bruins and Chicago Blackhawks are featured prominently in an otherwise quiet NHL summer rumor mill. Both teams face moving players before the new season begins in October, though for different reasons. For the Bruins, it’s dealing with a surp…
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  • Red Wings announce new arena plans; NHL and HBO talk '24/7'; Br…

    Red Wings announce new arena plans; NHL and HBO talk '24/7'; Bruins' excess of d-men (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com Jul 21
    Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. • "Olympia Development of Michigan today announced plans for a sweeping tra…
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  • Red Wings announce new arena plans; NHL and HBO talk '24/7'; Br…

    Red Wings announce new arena plans; NHL and HBO talk '24/7'; Bruins' excess of d-men (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com Jul 21
    Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. • "Olympia Development of Michigan today announced plans for a sweeping tra…
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  • Introducing the Combativity Award – and the winner is David Bac…

    Introducing the Combativity Award – and the winner is David Backes

    I’ve been watching the Tour de France nightly the past couple of weeks and am taken by one of the awards they give out after each stage. It’s the Combativity Award and it goes to the cyclist that day who shows the most fighting spirit. This isn’t about …
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  • Milan Lucic on ‘pins’ and needles preparing for 2014-15

    Milan Lucic on ‘pins’ and needles preparing for 2014-15

    The wrist injury Milan Lucic suffered in Game 7 of the Boston Bruins second-round playoff series against the Montreal Canadiens is healing quite nicely, thank you very much. But the ignominy he and the Bruins suffered in that same game, well, that’s tak…
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  • Tyler Seguin returns to Twitter, lets a guy tee off from his gr…

    Tyler Seguin returns to Twitter, lets a guy tee off from his groin at golf classic (Video)

    yahoo.com Jul 17
    Tyler Seguin famously quit Twitter about a year ago after a series of unfortunate tweets, not to mention some serious heat in the wake of his trade from the Boston Bruins to the Dallas Stars. Seemed best to go quiet for awhile, and let his on-ice play d…
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  • Tyler Seguin returns to Twitter, lets a guy tee off from his gr…

    Tyler Seguin returns to Twitter, lets a guy tee off from his groin at golf classic (Video)

    yahoo.com Jul 17
    Tyler Seguin famously quit Twitter about a year ago after a series of unfortunate tweets, not to mention some serious heat in the wake of his trade from the Boston Bruins to the Dallas Stars. Seemed best to go quiet for awhile, and let his on-ice play d…
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  • Blackhawks fan sues after taking puck to face

    Blackhawks fan sues after taking puck to face

    ESPN.com Jul 15
    A hockey spectator has filed a lawsuit after being struck by a puck at the United Center during Game 1 of the Stanley Cup finals between the Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins in 2013.
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  • The NHL’s weakest division? Um, “congratulations”, Metro

    The NHL’s weakest division? Um, “congratulations”, Metro

    When the NHL made its most recent realignment, last season, it reemphasized the importance of divisional play by also restructuring its playoff format. The wild card element throws a bit of a wrench into it from year-to-year, but for the most part, team…
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  • Bartkowski lands 1-year, $1.25M Bruins deal

    Bartkowski lands 1-year, $1.25M Bruins deal

    ESPN.com Jul 15
    The Boston Bruins have re-signed defenseman Matt Bartkowski to a one-year deal and inked recently drafted forward David Pastrnak to an entry-level contract, the team announced Tuesday.
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  • Bruins re-sign Bartkowski, sign top-pick Pastrnak

    Bruins re-sign Bartkowski, sign top-pick Pastrnak

    NHL.com Jul 14
    Restricted free agent defenseman Matt Bartkowski and 2014 first-round draft pick David Pastrnak signed with the Boston Bruins on Tuesday. Bartkowski, 26, signed a one-year, $1.25 million contract to avoid an arbitration hearing. He had 18 assis...
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  • Long-term deals great if you give them to the right players

    Long-term deals great if you give them to the right players

    At one point during negotiations for a new collective bargaining agreement during the 2012 lockout, a juncture during which things weren’t looking particularly good, NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly outlined the league’s insistence on limiting contract…
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  • These 23 players can go to arbitration, if they’re not signed t…

    These 23 players can go to arbitration, if they’re not signed to extensions first

    The NHL’s arbitration process is scheduled to begin later this month. Twenty NHL players have filed for arbitration, while three players were taken to arbitration by their teams. Usually, these contracts are settled before the team and player have to fa…
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  • Top 5 controversies of the 2013-14 season

    Top 5 controversies of the 2013-14 season

    1. TORTORELLA CHARGES FLAMES DRESSING ROOM Every NHL team has its best-and-worst-case scenarios laid out before each season begins, but there’s no way the Vancouver Canucks could have envisioned the nightmare that was to unfold. The franchise stumbled a…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Red Wings ‘D’ hunting; Reimer stuck with Maple L…

    Rumor Roundup: Red Wings ‘D’ hunting; Reimer stuck with Maple Leafs?

    After striking out in their efforts to land a right-handed defenseman via free agency, the Detroit Red Wings could turn to the trade market to address their need. Wings GM Ken Holland told Ted Kulfan of the Detroit News his club needs “another defensema…
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  • CHL Import Draft: Who is coming and who is staying home?

    CHL Import Draft: Who is coming and who is staying home?

    The CHL Import Draft is complex. On the surface of course, it’s straight-forward: Every team from the Ontario, Western and Quebec League has the opportunity to select two European players, assuming they have two import slots open on their roster. But if…
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  • Islanders, goaltender Chad Johnson agree on 2-year deal

    Islanders, goaltender Chad Johnson agree on 2-year deal

    NHL.com Jul 1
    UNIONDALE, N.Y. - The New York Islanders have agreed to a two-year deal with goaltender Chad Johnson. The 28-year-old Johnson was 17-4-3 with the Boston Bruins last season as a backup to Tuukka Rask, who recently won the Vezina Trophy as the ...
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  • Jarome Iginla gets his security, signs three-year, $16 million …

    Jarome Iginla gets his security, signs three-year, $16 million contract with Avalanche

    yahoo.com Jul 1
    Jarome Iginla has now further cemented his role as a hockey nomad at this point in career after signing with the Colorado Avalanche on Tuesday, the same day he turned 37 years old. Iginla finished last season scoring 30 goals and posting 61 points with …
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  • Wild contact Iginla, meet with Vanek: report

    Wild contact Iginla, meet with Vanek: report

    NHL.com Jun 29
    The Minnesota Wild have been in contact with pending free-agent forward Jarome Iginla and will meet with forward Thomas Vanek, according to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Vanek, who also will become an unrestricted free agent Tuesday, met with t...
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  • Bruins want Iginla back despite salary-cap issues

    Bruins want Iginla back despite salary-cap issues

    NHL.com Jun 27
    PHILADELPHIA -- As much as the Boston Bruins and veteran right wing Jarome Iginla want to continue their affiliation, general manager Peter Chiarelli knows the NHL salary cap might get in the way of their partnership advancing beyond this month. ...
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  • Bruins add executive Ferguson, promote two

    Bruins add executive Ferguson, promote two

    NHL.com Jun 27
    The Boston Bruins on Friday hired John Ferguson as executive director of player personnel. In addition, Scott Bradley was promoted to assistant general manager and Ryan Nadeau to director of hockey operations. Ferguson, 46, served as vice pr...
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  • Video - Avalanche Land Iginla 03:18

    Avalanche Land Iginla

    Jul 1
    Scott Burnside reacts to the news that Jarome Iginla has signed a three-year, $16 million deal with Colorado.
  • Video - Is NHL Better With Winning Original Six? 03:33

    Is NHL Better With Winning Original Six?

    May 22
    With three of the final four teams part of the Original Six, is the NHL better with the older franchises going deep in the playoffs?
  • Video - Canadiens Close Out Bruins 01:50

    Canadiens Close Out Bruins

    May 14
    The Canadiens beat the Bruins 3-1 in Game 7 to advance to play the Rangers in the Eastern Conference finals.
  • Video - SportsCenter's Inside The NHL 10:08

    SportsCenter's Inside The NHL

    May 13
    John Buccigross, Barry Melrose and Pierre LeBrun preview the ninth Game 7 in the Bruins-Canadiens rivalry, the stellar play of the Ducks' newest goalie, and which players have been the biggest surprises of the playoffs.

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