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Home teams sweep Friday night schedule
thehockeynews.com Updated Jan 31, 2014
It was a good night for home teams to start the weekend as the Rangers, Hurricanes, Red Wings, Predators and Jets all sent their fans away happy. The Capitals and Devils were the two visitors that came closest to leaving town with wins in a pair of tilt…Share Tweet
ESPN.com Jan 31, 2014Alex Ovechkin had a game-tying goal with 7 seconds left in the third period, but Patrick Eaves scored in the seventh round of the shootout to give the Detroit Red Wings a 4-3 win over the Capitals on Friday night.Share TweetNHL.com Jan 31, 2014DETROIT - Alex Ovechkin had a game-tying goal with 7 seconds left in the third period, but Patrick Eaves scored in the seventh of the shootout to give the Detroit Red Wings a 4-3 win over the Capitals on Friday night. Detroit's Gustav Nyquist...Share TweetJimmy Howard perfect in shootout to help Red Wings beat Capitals 4-3 in his returnShare TweetThe Detroit Tigers avoided arbitration with No. 1 catcher Alex Avila on Friday as he agreed to a one-year deal.Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jan 31, 2014The Maple Leafs dealt defenseman Mark Fraser to Edmonton Friday in exchange for minor-league forward Cameron Abney and the rights to KHLer and restricted free agent Teemu Hartikainen. If you’re underwhelmed by the move, you probably need to adjust your …Share Tweet
Super Bowl weather will be nothing to flake out overTemperatures are expected to be above 40 degrees with winds between 10 and 15 mph, which is far better than what had been forecasted even a week ago.Share TweetLions running back Reggie Bush joined PFT Live on Friday to talk about his eight-year NFL career. Yes, Reggie Bush has been in the NFL for eight years now. The question becomes how many more years we’ll see a guy who has plenty of tread left on the tire…Share TweetThe topic of Suh first came up when talking about new Lions coach Jim Caldwell, whom Evans said is held in high regard around the league.Share TweetThe variable pricing model for NFL tickets is spreading. The Patriots are joining the Lions in instituting the approach, which aims to better reflect the expected demand for games by charging different prices for games over the course of the season. The…Share TweetNewark, N.J. — The FBI and other law enforcement are investigating white powder that was mailed to businesses near the site of Sunday's Super Bowl. A federal law enforcement official says one had baking soda.Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 31, 2014The Vancouver Canucks and Detroit Red Wings are perhaps the two teams most affected by the recent realignment in the National Hockey League, but for very different reasons, and also the same reason. The fact of the matter is that neither team is doing a…Share TweetLions running back Joique Bell played a big role in the Lions offense in 2013, rushing for 650 yards and catching 53 passes for 547 yards to provide Detroit with a strong complement to Reggie Bush in the backfield. That makes it all but certain that the…Share Tweet