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Quebec Remparts sold for between $20 million and $25 million: S…

Quebec Remparts sold for between $20 million and $25 million: Source

thehockeynews.com Updated 14 hours ago
For those who like to portray junior hockey as a string of Mom and Pop operations that struggle to make ends meet in the face of mounting efforts to unionize the players, today could not have been a good-news day. According to multiple reports, the Queb…
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  • The Colorado Avalanche have a wicked Game of Thrones intro

    The Colorado Avalanche have a wicked Game of Thrones intro

    thehockeynews.com 17 hours ago
    I’ll admit I was skeptical when I heard about the Colorado Avalanche’s “Game of Thrones” video intro – but once the buildings started moving in all the different cities, I was sold. Check it out for yourself below: Poor Winnipeg, always taking the brunt…
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  • Bryan Bickell scores late in 3rd period to send Blackhawks past…

    Bryan Bickell scores late in 3rd period to send Blackhawks past Avalanche, 3-2

    NHL.com Nov 26 (yesterday)
    DENVER - Bryan Bickell scored late in the third period and the Chicago Blackhawks overcame strong goaltending from Calvin Pickard to beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-2 Wednesday night. Corey Crawford made 27 saves, and Jonathan Toews and Andrew ...
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  • Briere's OT tally caps 3-goal rally vs. Coyotes

    Briere's OT tally caps 3-goal rally vs. Coyotes

    ESPN.com yahoo.com NHL.com Nov 26 (yesterday)
    Daniel Briere scored 3:16 into overtime, and the Colorado Avalanche completed a comeback from three goals down to beat the Arizona Coyotes 4-3 on Tuesday night.
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  • Detroit Red Wings prospect Dylan Larkin heads up The Hot List

    Detroit Red Wings prospect Dylan Larkin heads up The Hot List

    thehockeynews.com Nov 25 (3 days ago)
    The big stories in the prospect world lately have been college related. Specifically, players changing their minds about where they want to go. Brock Boeser was headed to Wisconsin, but the 2015 prospect has re-opened matters. And Notre Dame has been bi…
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  • Struggles, streaks, and scoring: 10 unexpected stats at the qua…

    Struggles, streaks, and scoring: 10 unexpected stats at the quarter point of the season

    thehockeynews.com Nov 24 (3 days ago)
    There are always early season surprises. That’s just the nature of hockey. A lucky bounce here and there, and you have Jon Sim fighting for the lead in preseason scoring, which is something that has actually happened in the past. Over the course of the …
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  • Redmond scores 2 goals, Avalanche rally late to beat Hurricanes…

    Redmond scores 2 goals, Avalanche rally late to beat Hurricanes 4-3

    NHL.com Nov 23 (5 days ago)
    DENVER - The Colorado Avalanche's frantic finish more than made up for a bad first period. Zach Redmond scored his second goal of the game with 1:35 remaining, and the Avalanche rallied to beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 on Saturday night. ...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Dupuis’ injury has Penguins perusing trade marke…

    Rumor Roundup: Dupuis’ injury has Penguins perusing trade market

    thehockeynews.com Nov 22 (6 days ago)
    The Pittsburgh Penguins’ forward lines suffered a serious blow when veteran winger Pascal Dupuis was sidelined for six months with a blood clot in one of his lungs. It didn’t take long for rumors to surface over how they’ll address Dupuis’ absence. USA …
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  • Avalanche's Tanguay won't play vs. Hurricanes

    Avalanche's Tanguay won't play vs. Hurricanes

    NHL.com Nov 21 (7 days ago)
    Colorado Avalanche forwards Alex Tanguay and Dennis Everberg won't play Saturday against the Carolina Hurricanes, and goaltender Semyon Varlamov is day-to-day, according to coach Patrick Roy. Tanguay was injured Thursday in the second period a...
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  • Ovechkin scores late in 3rd period, sends Capitals over Avalanc…

    Ovechkin scores late in 3rd period, sends Capitals over Avalanche 3-2.

    DENVER - Alex Ovechkin has scored plenty of pretty goals in his career. He even throws in some scrappy ones from time to time. Ovechkin scored late in the third period, Braden Holtby stopped 27 shots, and the Washington Capitals beat the Colo...
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  • Forsberg proud, humbled by his induction into Hockey Hall of Fa…

    Forsberg proud, humbled by his induction into Hockey Hall of Fame

    NHL.com Nov 20
    DENVER - Peter Forsberg spent his playing days thinking about winning, not about the Hall of Fame. On Thursday, the former Colorado Avalanche star reflected on the honour he received earlier this week when he was inducted into the exclusive h...
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  • Avs' Varlamov day-to-day with groin woes

    Avs' Varlamov day-to-day with groin woes

    ESPN.com NHL.com Nov 18
    The Colorado Avalanche say goaltender Semyon Varlamov is day-to-day after re-aggravating a groin injury and that defenseman Ryan Wilson will undergo season-ending shoulder surgery.
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  • Avalanche's Wilson to have season-ending surgery

    Avalanche's Wilson to have season-ending surgery

    NHL.com Nov 18
    Colorado Avalanche defenseman Ryan Wilson is expected to have season-ending shoulder surgery Wednesday, coach Patrick Roy said. Wilson was scoreless in three games this season before going on injured reserve. He was limited to 40 games over the...
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  • Could Patrick Roy coach Martin Brodeur? Varlamov injury may ope…

    Could Patrick Roy coach Martin Brodeur? Varlamov injury may open the door

    There may be no two goaltenders in NHL history whose names are linked like those of Patrick Roy and Martin Brodeur. Roy was an innovator, has four Stanley Cup rings to his name, two of which came as a member of the same Colorado Avalanche which he now c…
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  • Playing past their prime didn’t hurt Forsberg, Modano & Has…

    Playing past their prime didn’t hurt Forsberg, Modano & Hasek – & it won’t hurt Brodeur’s legacy either

    When I look at the Hockey Hall of Fame’s Class of 2014, the first thing I think of is the eye-popping talent and character of the players and people. The second thing that comes to mind, oddly enough, is Martin Brodeur. Because as the former Devils goal…
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  • Duchene scores tiebreaking goal in 3rd period to lead Avalanche…

    Duchene scores tiebreaking goal in 3rd period to lead Avalanche over Devils 3-2

    NHL.com Nov 15
    NEWARK, N.J. - Matt Duchene's tie-breaking goal in the third period powered the Colorado Avalanche to a 3-2 win over the New Jersey Devils. Saturday night. Tied 2-2 with 2:53 left, Duchene tapped a loose puck past Cory Schneider for the game-...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Nervous GMs may make moves near American Thanksg…

    Rumor Roundup: Nervous GMs may make moves near American Thanksgiving

    Since the implementation of the salary cap in 2005, early-season NHL trades have become rare. Even the ability for teams to absorb part of a player’s salary failed to spark an increase in player movement during a season’s opening weeks. That partially e…
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  • 2014 Hall of Fame class highlights global reach of the game lik…

    2014 Hall of Fame class highlights global reach of the game like never before

    Take a close look at the four men who will be inducted in the players’ category of the Hockey Hall of Fame Monday night. You’ll see something you’ve never seen before, and may never see again. Four players, four different countries represented. A Hall o…
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  • Video - Neal Lifts Preds Over Kings 01:30

    Neal Lifts Preds Over Kings

    Nov 25
    James Neal scored the only goal of a six-round shootout to lift the Predators over the Kings 4-3.
  • Video - 'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL 12:16

    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL

    Nov 25
    John Buccigross and Scott Burnside look at the surprising Islanders race to the top of the Metro Division and name favorites for the big awards through the first quarter of the season.
  • Video - Senators Squeak By Predators 00:40

    Senators Squeak By Predators

    Nov 20
    The Senators used a three-goal second period to top the Predators 3-2.
  • Video - Blues Skate Past Predators 01:04

    Blues Skate Past Predators

    Nov 13
    Paul Stastny's third-period goal lifted the Blues past the Predators 4-3.

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