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Rumor Roundup: Stars eyeing pair of Maple Leafs defensemen

Rumor Roundup: Stars eyeing pair of Maple Leafs defensemen

thehockeynews.com Updated 8 hours ago
In recent days there’s been some buzz claiming the Dallas Stars could be interested in Toronto Maple Leafs defensemen Dion Phaneuf or Cody Franson. The basis for this was a report on the Stars needs by Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News. Heika, howev…
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  • Timeline: The NHL and the international game

    Timeline: The NHL and the international game

    NHL.com Jan 24 (3 days ago)
    1938 - The Montreal Canadiens and Detroit Red Wings play a series of postseason exhibition games in Europe. This is the first overseas tour by NHL players. 1959 - The Boston Bruins and New York Rangers make the second tour of Europe by NHL club...
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  • Report: Minnesota, Colorado to host NHL outdoor games next seas…

    Report: Minnesota, Colorado to host NHL outdoor games next season

    thehockeynews.com Jan 21 (6 days ago)
    The Colorado Avalanche and Minnesota Wild will each host outdoor games next season, according to a report Wednesday from TSN’s Bob McKenzie. The games will complement the Jan. 1 Winter Classic, which will take place in Boston’s Gillette Stadium and feat…
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  • As NHL All-Star break begins, Red Wings send LW Teemu Pulkkinen…

    As NHL All-Star break begins, Red Wings send LW Teemu Pulkkinen to AHL

    NHL.com Jan 21 (6 days ago)
    DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings assigned left wing Teemu Pulkkinen to the Grand Rapids Griffins of the AHL on Wednesday. Pulkkinen scored his first NHL goal on Tuesday night in Detroit's victory over the Minnesota Wild. Now the Red Wings are ...
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  • Red Wings continue to reload; Fleury's potential fatigue (Puck …

    Red Wings continue to reload; Fleury's potential fatigue (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com Jan 20
    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. • Please explain Olivier Roy's obsession with Usain Bolt, Michael Phelps and Flo…
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  • Byfuglien, Tatar and Okposo named stars of the week

    Byfuglien, Tatar and Okposo named stars of the week

    NHL.com Jan 19
    NEW YORK – Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien, Detroit Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar and New York Islanders right wing Kyle Okposo have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Jan. 18. FIRST STAR – DUSTIN BYFUGLIEN, D, W...
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  • Henrik Zetterberg's 3rd-period hat trick lifts Red Wings to 6-4…

    Henrik Zetterberg's 3rd-period hat trick lifts Red Wings to 6-4 victory over Buffalo

    NHL.com Jan 19
    DETROIT - By the time Henrik Zetterberg scored his third goal of the third period, a terrible start by the Detroit Red Wings was all but forgotten. Zetterberg's hat trick capped an impressive Detroit comeback, lifting the Red Wings to a 6-4 v...
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  • What’s it going to take for Mike Babcock to win the Jack Adams?

    What’s it going to take for Mike Babcock to win the Jack Adams?

    If there is a hockey god, one of these years, Mike Babcock is going to get recognized as the NHL’s top coach. It didn’t happen for him last year, when he dragged the league’s second-most injured team to its 23rd consecutive playoff appearance; Colorado’…
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  • Tatar scores 2 goals to help Red Wings snap Nashville's 5-game …

    Tatar scores 2 goals to help Red Wings snap Nashville's 5-game winning streak with 5-2 victory

    NHL.com Jan 17
    DETROIT - Tomas Tatar scored twice, and Henrik Zetterberg added a clever tally from behind the goal line to help the Detroit Red Wings snap Nashville's five-game winning streak with a 5-2 victory over the Predators on Saturday night. Gustav N...
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  • Henrik Zetterberg banks one in off the head of Nashville goalie…

    Henrik Zetterberg banks one in off the head of Nashville goalie Marek Mazanec

    Henrik Zetterberg took the term “cerebral player” to a new level on Saturday. The Detroit Red Wings captain scored an unbelievable goal with a bank shot off the side of Nashville netminder Marek Mazanec’s head on Saturday. With Detroit up 3-1 on the pow…
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  • Goalies scoring goals: a fluky and fabulous history

    Goalies scoring goals: a fluky and fabulous history

    Reto Berra joined some heady company on Friday when he scored a goal by shooting the puck down the ice in an AHL game. It’s a rare occasion when a goalie gets credit for the other team scoring on their own net, but it’s even rarer for a goalie to actual…
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  • Coaching insanity led Maple Leafs to NHL’s most miraculous come…

    Coaching insanity led Maple Leafs to NHL’s most miraculous comeback

    It never happened before, nor has it happened since. And it very likely never will happen again. Coached by Clarence ‘Hap’ Day, the 1941-42 Toronto Maple Leafs remain the only team to overcome a 3-0 deficit in the Stanley Cup final. They accomplished th…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Avalanche’s O’Reilly, Sabres’ Myers center of tr…

    Rumor Roundup: Avalanche’s O’Reilly, Sabres’ Myers center of trade talks

    The Colorado Avalanche’s struggles this season continue to provide fodder for trade rumors involving versatile forward Ryan O’Reilly, winner of the 2014 Lady Byng Trophy. It’s well known the Avalanche lack skilled blueline depth, which is reflected in t…
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  • Datsyuk scores at 4:57 of OT, gives Red Wings 3-2 win over Blue…

    Datsyuk scores at 4:57 of OT, gives Red Wings 3-2 win over Blues

    NHL.com Jan 16
    ST. LOUIS - Detroit Red Wings forward Henrik Zetterberg knew that going to a shootout against the St. Louis Blues would be a risky proposition. So he was overjoyed when Pavel Datsyuk scored at 4:57 of overtime to give the Red Wings a 3-2 win ...
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  • Marc-Andre Fleury, Jaroslav Halak are NHL All-Stars, so stop cr…

    Marc-Andre Fleury, Jaroslav Halak are NHL All-Stars, so stop crying

    yahoo.com Jan 15
    Pekka Rinne of the Nashville Predators and Jimmy Howard of the Detroit Red Wings were both named to the 2015 NHL All-Star Game roster. Alas, injuries – and the chance to rehab over the all-star break – knocked both of them out of the game, as Rinne has …
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  • Rumor Roundup: Kessel, Phaneuf could be traded in off-season

    Rumor Roundup: Kessel, Phaneuf could be traded in off-season

    In the week since the Toronto Maple Leafs replaced coach Randy Carlyle on an interim basis with Peter Horachek, trade rumors continue to dog the club. Much of it centers upon Leafs star Phil Kessel, whose critics were out in full force last week. During…
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  • Mrazek stops 25 shots in first start in place of injured Howard…

    Mrazek stops 25 shots in first start in place of injured Howard as Red Wings beat Sabres 3-1

    NHL.com Jan 13
    BUFFALO, N.Y. - Petr Mrazek made 25 saves in his first start in place of injured starting goalie Jimmy Howard, and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-1 on Tuesday night. Darren Helm, Gustav Nyquist and Tomas Tatar scored for the ...
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  • Sabres retire Hall of Fame goalie Hasek's No. 39

    Sabres retire Hall of Fame goalie Hasek's No. 39

    BUFFALO -- The Buffalo Sabres retired Dominik Hasek's number Tuesday, raising his No. 39 to the rafters at First Niagara Center before the game against the Detroit Red Wings. Hasek received a standing ovation after he was introduced by legendar...
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  • Red Wings coach Babcock rules out injured goalie Howard from pl…

    Red Wings coach Babcock rules out injured goalie Howard from playing in All-Star Game

    NHL.com Jan 12
    BUFFALO, N.Y. - Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock says a groin injury will prevent starting goalie Jimmy Howard from playing in the NHL All-Star Game in two weeks. Babcock listed Howard week to week in providing the update after practice i...
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  • Injured Howard won't play in All-Star Game

    Injured Howard won't play in All-Star Game

    ESPN.com Jan 12
    Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock says a groin injury will prevent starting goalie Jimmy Howard from playing in the NHL All-Star Game in two weeks.
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  • Red Wings G Howard to IR with groin injury

    Red Wings G Howard to IR with groin injury

    ESPN.com NHL.com Jan 11
    The Detroit Red Wings have put goalie Jimmy Howard on injured reserve after he was carted off the ice Saturday night at Washington.
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  • Are there still potential landing spots for Martin Brodeur?

    Are there still potential landing spots for Martin Brodeur?

    After goaltender Martin Brodeur registered his 125th shutout, there was thought it may be the last of his career. With the return of Brian Elliott to the Blues lineup and the play of Jake Allen, there seemed there was no more room for him in St. Louis. …
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  • Video - Top 10 NHL Plays Of The First Half 03:08

    Top 10 NHL Plays Of The First Half

    Jan 22
    "SportsCenter" takes a look back at the top ten NHL plays of the season so far.
  • Video - Red Wings Win Fifth Straight 01:27

    Red Wings Win Fifth Straight

    Jan 20
    The Red Wings needed the shootout to defeat the Wild 5-4.
  • Video - Howard Injured In Red Wings' Loss 00:59

    Howard Injured In Red Wings' Loss

    Jan 10
    Goalie Jimmy Howard exited on a stretcher in the first period after suffering a groin injury in the Red Wings' 3-1 loss to the Capitals.
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    Elevated Plays Of The Week

    Dec 18
    Check out some of the best goals, saves and hits from this week in the NHL.

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