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Rumor Roundup: To make room for young guns, Panthers veterans c…

Rumor Roundup: To make room for young guns, Panthers veterans could be up for grabs

thehockeynews.com Updated Nov 26 (yesterday)
NHL teams shopping around for veteran depth should get in touch with Florida Panthers GM Dale Tallon. According Sun-Sentinel.com’s Harvey Fialkov, a team source claims the Panthers want to ship out some “unnamed veterans” to make room for youngsters Vin…
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  • Maple Leafs, Rangers, Canadiens all billion dollar organization…

    Maple Leafs, Rangers, Canadiens all billion dollar organizations according to Forbes

    thehockeynews.com Nov 25 (2 days ago)
    My, what a difference one year and a massive TV contract can make. In 2013, when American business magazine Forbes released their NHL franchise valuations, only one team was said to be a billion dollar organization: the Toronto Maple Leafs ($1.15 billio…
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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 (2 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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  • Flyers use balanced offence to beat Blue Jackets 4-2, snap 4-ga…

    Flyers use balanced offence to beat Blue Jackets 4-2, snap 4-game skid

    NHL.com Nov 22 (5 days ago)
    PHILADELPHIA - Brayden Schenn, Mark Streit, Wayne Simmonds and Braydon Coburn all scored for the Philadelphia Flyers, who broke a season-worst, four-game losing streak with a 4-2 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday night. Jakub...
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  • Dennis Seidenberg beats Sergei Bobrovsky from center ice

    Dennis Seidenberg beats Sergei Bobrovsky from center ice

    thehockeynews.com Nov 21 (6 days ago)
    It used to be that every time the now-retired Detroit Red Wing Nicklas Lidstrom wound up from center ice, looking like he was about to dump the puck in, that opposition goaltenders had to be on watch. More than once he had beaten goaltenders from that s…
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  • Dalton Prout drops Milan Lucic with one punch (Video)

    Dalton Prout drops Milan Lucic with one punch (Video)

    yahoo.com Nov 21 (6 days ago)
    Regardless of your stance on fighting in the NHL, as a hockey fan, there is a part of you that wouldn't mind seeing Boston's Milan Lucic get the business. Your day has arrived, my friend. In overtime between the Blue Jackets and Bruins, Dalton Prout and…
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  • Jack Johnson saga a sober warning for today’s NHL millionaire

    Jack Johnson saga a sober warning for today’s NHL millionaire

    thehockeynews.com Nov 21 (6 days ago)
    Stephane Robidas has made $25 million during the course of his NHL career, with another $5 million coming to him within the next two years. That’s enough money to set himself, his children and probably his children’s children up for life if he’s respons…
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  • NHL trade tracker: 2014-15 official deals

    NHL trade tracker: 2014-15 official deals

    NHL.com Nov 11
    Nov. 25 Canucks acquire D Andrey Pedan from Islanders in exchange for F Alexandre Mallet and a 2016 3rd-round pick Nov. 21 Sharks acquire D Brenden Dillon from Stars in exchange for D Jason Demers and 2016 3rd-round pick Nov. 20 Duc...
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  • Jackets' Johnson bankrupt, blames parents

    Jackets' Johnson bankrupt, blames parents

    Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Jack Johnson has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and, according to a Columbus Dispatch report, claims that his parents are responsible for helping lead him "financially astray."
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  • Columbus Blue Jackets assign centre Michael Chaput to Springfie…

    Columbus Blue Jackets assign centre Michael Chaput to Springfield of American Hockey League

    NHL.com Nov 19
    COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Columbus Blue Jackets have assigned centre Michael Chaput (shah-POOT') to their American Hockey League affiliate in Springfield, Massachusetts. The 22-year-old Chaput has two assists and eight penalty minutes playing in a...
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  • Injuries are no excuse, unless you’re the Columbus Blue Jackets

    Injuries are no excuse, unless you’re the Columbus Blue Jackets

    When a team runs into a rash of injuries, it’s easy to say that it creates an opportunity for someone else, that injuries can’t be used as an excuse, that organizations should have enough depth to recover and that everybody just needs to play harder. An…
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  • NHL Capsules: COLUMBUS, Ohio - Jimmy Howard made 28 saves for h…

    NHL Capsules: COLUMBUS, Ohio - Jimmy Howard made 28 saves for h…

    NHL.com Nov 18
    COLUMBUS, Ohio - Jimmy Howard made 28 saves for his 19th career shutout, and Tomas Tatar and Tomas Jurco each had a goal and an assist to lift the Detroit Red Wings past the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-0 on Tuesday night. Gustav Nyquist, Riley Sh...
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  • Blue Jackets activate F Calvert off injury list

    Blue Jackets activate F Calvert off injury list

    ESPN.com Nov 18
    The Columbus Blue Jackets have activated left wing Matt Calvert off injured reserve after he missed four games with an upper-body injury.
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  • What We Learned: So what can the Blue Jackets do now?

    What We Learned: So what can the Blue Jackets do now?

    yahoo.com Nov 17
    Sergei Bobrovsky returned to the lineup on Saturday and helped Columbus pick up a win, stopping 36 of 37 from a potent San Jose offense. It was Columbus's second win in a row, and the first of them broke up what had been, to that point, a nine-game losi…
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  • A Columbus season swoon could lead to a juggernaut with McDavid…

    A Columbus season swoon could lead to a juggernaut with McDavid or Eichel

    yahoo.com Nov 16
    Columbus Blue Jackets, don’t do it. Don’t go on a winning streak for the ages. You are so perfectly positioned to create a perfectly scripted dynasty, that any sort of success this year would lend otherwise. Ack, Sergei Bobrovsky to Puck Rakers after a …
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  • NHL Three Stars: Bob's victorious return; Gigensons' big night …

    NHL Three Stars: Bob's victorious return; Gigensons' big night for Sabres

    yahoo.com Nov 16
    No. 1 Star: Sergei Bobrovsky, Columbus Blue Jackets Bob returned to the Blue Jackets’ net after missing eight games with a broken finger and was victorious. He stopped 36 shots as Columbus beat the San Jose Sharks 2-1. Cam Atkinson’s goal in the second …
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  • Video - Jets Double Up Blue Jackets 00:52

    Jets Double Up Blue Jackets

    Nov 25
    Evander Kane scored two power-play goals in the Jets' 4-2 win over the Blue Jackets.
  • Video - Khokhlachev's SO Goal Lifts Bruins 00:56

    Khokhlachev's SO Goal Lifts Bruins

    Nov 21
    Alexander Khokhlachev scored the shootout goal that lifted the Bruins to a 4-3 win over the Blue Jackets.
  • Video - Blue Jackets Edge Flyers 00:31

    Blue Jackets Edge Flyers

    Nov 14
    James Wisniewski scored two power play goals in the Blue Jackets' 4-3 win over the Flyers.
  • Video - Capitals Double Up Blue Jackets 01:14

    Capitals Double Up Blue Jackets

    Nov 11
    Alexander Ovechkin and Marcus Johansson both scored twice in the Capitals' 4-2 win over the Blue Jackets.

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