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The Phoenix Coyotes win the 2014 Stanley Cup…of Hope

The Phoenix Coyotes win the 2014 Stanley Cup…of Hope

thehockeynews.com Updated 7 hours ago
Here’s an easy way for the NHL to make even more money: hold a post-season tournament for all non-playoff teams to determine the Stanley Cup of Hope. The inspiration for the idea comes from the Kontinental League, which started the Nadezhda Cup (a.k.a. …
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  • Grant Fuhr a man at peace as he prepares tell-all book

    Grant Fuhr a man at peace as he prepares tell-all book

    thehockeynews.com 12 hours ago
    It’s a dark, frigid morning during Toronto’s cruelest winter in 20 years. Anyone awake is annoyed about it, unable or unwilling to string two sentences together. Except a Hall of Fame goaltender named Grant Fuhr, who saunters into the Westin Harbour Cas…
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  • Ryan Kennedy’s Lottery Mock Draft

    Ryan Kennedy’s Lottery Mock Draft

    thehockeynews.com Apr 16 (yesterday)
    Florida won the draft lottery last night, meaning the Panthers get the first crack at an interesting field with a lot of variation in it. A lot goes into a draft list and the final results are always thrown into chaos by trades and reaches. As the draft…
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  • Who is Travis Viola and why was he the Florida Panthers’ NHL dr…

    Who is Travis Viola and why was he the Florida Panthers’ NHL draft rep?

    yahoo.com Apr 15 (2 days ago)
    Seated at the table in the TSN studios were the usual suspects for the NHL Draft Lottery. Brian Burke, repping the Calgary Flames, seated between Scott Howson of the Edmonton Oilers and Trent Klatt of the New York Islanders. At the end was Tim Murray of…
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  • Florida Panthers win lottery. Will they keep top pick or deal i…

    Florida Panthers win lottery. Will they keep top pick or deal it?

    thehockeynews.com Apr 15 (2 days ago)
    Turnabout is fair play for the Florida Panthers. At last year’s draft lottery, the second-to-last Colorado Avalanche leap-frogged the Panthers to win first overall pick. This year, it was the Panthers who did the leap-frogging. Florida moved up one spot…
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  • An NHL season of disappointment across Canada leaves just one p…

    An NHL season of disappointment across Canada leaves just one playoff team

    NHL.com Apr 15 (2 days ago)
    Next week will bring an early summer in six Canadian NHL cities when the playoffs begin without the Vancouver Canucks, Toronto Maple Leafs, Ottawa Senators, Edmonton Oilers, Winnipeg Jets and Calgary Flames. For the first time since 1973, the...
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  • Oilers GM gives coach a vote of confidence and says he's optimi…

    Oilers GM gives coach a vote of confidence and says he's optimistic about future

    thehockeynews.com Apr 15 (2 days ago)
    Oilers GM gives coach a vote of confidence and says he's optimistic about future
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  • Day after season ends, Oilers remain adamant the team is on rig…

    Day after season ends, Oilers remain adamant the team is on right track

    NHL.com thehockeynews.com Apr 13 (4 days ago)
    EDMONTON - The disaster that was the 2013-14 NHL season mercifully ended for the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday night and on Sunday morning the players couldn't wait to do their exit interviews and get out of the rink. A team that went into the ...
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  • With little on the line, final NHL weekend full of sentimentali…

    With little on the line, final NHL weekend full of sentimentality

    thehockeynews.com Apr 13 (5 days ago)
    In an odd quirk of the schedule, this weekend’s games didn’t mean much for the playoff race. Every post-season team was already determined by the end of Friday, meaning all that remained this weekend was to figure out matchups and the President’s Trophy…
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  • Ryan Smyth sent out in style as Edmonton Oilers beat Vancouver …

    Ryan Smyth sent out in style as Edmonton Oilers beat Vancouver Canucks 5-2

    EDMONTON - Taylor Hall had three assists to hit 80 points on the season as the Edmonton Oilers celebrated veteran forward Ryan Smyth's final game in style, coming away with a 5-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday. Roman Horak, Je...
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  • NHL Three Stars: Bruins win Presidents' Trophy; Smyth's farewel…

    NHL Three Stars: Bruins win Presidents' Trophy; Smyth's farewell

    yahoo.com Apr 13 (5 days ago)
    Considering the season the Oilers have had, this sign from tonight’s game reads super sarcastic. No. 1 Star: Carey Price, Montreal Canadiens Price was flawless Saturday versus the New York Rangers, stopping 41 shots, and he had to be, as this game went …
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  • Canada hits 41-year-low for shot at Stanley Cup

    Canada hits 41-year-low for shot at Stanley Cup

    CNNSI.com Apr 11 (6 days ago)
    (AP) -- For the first time since 1973, there is just one Canadian team in the NHL postseason. The Montreal Canadiens represent the nation's only hope of ending a 21-year Stanley Cup drought, and that's a long shot.
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  • An NHL season of disappointment across Canada leaves just one p…

    An NHL season of disappointment across Canada leaves just one playoff team

    NHL.com Apr 11 (7 days ago)
    Next week will bring an early summer in six Canadian NHL cities when the playoffs begin without the Vancouver Canucks, Toronto Maple Leafs, Ottawa Senators, Edmonton Oilers, Winnipeg Jets and Calgary Flames. For the first time since 1973, the...
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  • Gaborik's 2 goals help Kings bust slump

    Gaborik's 2 goals help Kings bust slump

    Marian Gaborik had two goals and an assist and Martin Jones made just 17 saves for his fourth shutout of the season as the Los Angeles Kings snapped a three-game losing skid with a 3-0 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday night.
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  • Video - Inside The NHL: Top 3 Goals 00:42

    Inside The NHL: Top 3 Goals

    Apr 10
    Steve Levy counts down the top three goals of the week from across the NHL.
  • Video - Kings Shut Out Oilers 00:45

    Kings Shut Out Oilers

    Apr 10
    Marian Gaborik scored two goals to help the Kings past the Oilers 3-0.
  • Video - Oilers Double Up Ducks 00:58

    Oilers Double Up Ducks

    Apr 6
    Taylor Hall, David Perron and Jordan Eberle all recorded their 27th goals of the season in the 4-2 win over the Ducks.
  • Video - Ducks Skate Past Oilers 01:21

    Ducks Skate Past Oilers

    Apr 2
    Corey Perry scored twice in the Ducks' 3-2 win over the Oilers.

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