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Jaromir Jagr says he would like to play two more years in the N…

Jaromir Jagr says he would like to play two more years in the NHL

thehockeynews.com Updated May 21 (yesterday)
By the time his career is done, Jaromir Jagr could be the second highest scoring player in the NHL. Jagr, who just finished playing at the World Championship in what he says will be his final event for the Czech Republic national team, may have turned 4…
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  • Memorial Cup preview: How each team wins or loses

    Memorial Cup preview: How each team wins or loses

    thehockeynews.com May 16 (6 days ago)
    We know our four teams for the Memorial Cup now. Thanks to Oshawa’s ousting of Connor McDavid and the Erie Otters, the Generals will represent the OHL, joining Kelowna of the WHL, plus Quebec (the hosts) and Rimouski in the QMJHL. So who is favored to w…
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  • Jagr and Eichel proving age means nothing at the World Champion…

    Jagr and Eichel proving age means nothing at the World Championship

    As we pause briefly from the Stanley Cup playoffs, let’s turn our eyes over to Europe for a second, where the World Championship is down to four teams. Canada plays the Czech Republic in one semifinal, while Russia and the United States renew hostilitie…
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  • Prospect Hot List: Travis Dermott the one to watch on Erie’s bl…

    Prospect Hot List: Travis Dermott the one to watch on Erie’s blueline

    Major junior playoffs have reached the final series, while the AHL post-season is well into the second round. An incredibly exciting 2014-15 campaign is nearing its end, so I’m opening up the Hot List a bit to younger prospects. Like those that came bef…
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  • How to snuff out a superstar

    How to snuff out a superstar

    The Oshawa Generals knew they had a tall task on their hands. Facing Erie in the OHL final, the Gens had to figure out a way to stop Otters superstar Connor McDavid, who came into Game 1 with a dizzying 42 points in 15 playoff games. At the end of the n…
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  • Former Devils, Panthers coach Peter DeBoer has had talks with S…

    Former Devils, Panthers coach Peter DeBoer has had talks with Sharks, Oilers

    As if the NHL’s off-season coaching shuffle couldn’t get any crazier, there’s now a chance that former Florida Panthers and New Jersey Devils coach Peter DeBoer is back in the league next season as a bench boss. According to TSN’s Darren Dreger, DeBoer,…
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  • Rimouski clinches second spot in the Memorial Cup field

    Rimouski clinches second spot in the Memorial Cup field

    One of the most vexing problems regarding the Memorial Cup is that the host teams haven’t been earning their spots lately. London, Shawinigan and Saskatoon all “backed in” to the CHL classic after bombing out early in their respective league playoffs. S…
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  • Prospect Hot List: Jack Eichel suiting up for Team USA again

    Prospect Hot List: Jack Eichel suiting up for Team USA again

    Once again, Team USA has won the world under-18s thanks to a roster made up almost entirely of NTDP kids. Though one interesting takeaway from the tourney was goaltending. The Americans went with underager Evan Sarthou of WHL Tri-City, while Canada had …
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  • Jagr named to Czech Republic roster for 2015 Worlds

    Jagr named to Czech Republic roster for 2015 Worlds

    NHL.com Apr 25
    Florida Panthers forward Jaromir Jagr is part of the Czech Republic roster for the 2015 IIHF World Championship set to take place in Prague and Ostrava beginning May 1, according to a release on the IIHF website. Jagr, who earlier this month si...
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  • Johnny Gaudreau, Aaron Ekblad and Mark Stone named finalists fo…

    Johnny Gaudreau, Aaron Ekblad and Mark Stone named finalists for Calder Trophy

    Thursday evening the NHL continued its week of rolling out the finalists for the major awards, as Calgary Flames winger Johnny Gaudreau, Florida Panthers blueliner Aaron Ekblad and Ottawa Senators winger Mark Stone were named finalists for the Calder Tr…
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  • Hi, my name is Ken…and I’m addicted to the draft lottery simula…

    Hi, my name is Ken…and I’m addicted to the draft lottery simulator

    Spoiler alert: The Buffalo Sabres will win tonight’s NHL draft lottery with the numbers 11, 5, 6 and 7. Your trusty correspondent knows this because he went to this really cool website that simulates the NHL draft lottery and it told him so. Then he did…
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  • Draft lottery odds: the most likely outcome for your team

    Draft lottery odds: the most likely outcome for your team

    It’s amazing how things will change by Saturday night. Connor McDavid will know which NHL team he will belong to. The McDavid parents will know in which city their son’s adult life will begin to unfold and flourish. Vendors will go crazy preparing McDav…
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  • Blackhawks' Kane cleared to return for Game 1

    Blackhawks' Kane cleared to return for Game 1

    NHL.com Apr 13
    CHICAGO -- Chicago Blackhawks right wing Patrick Kane has been cleared to play in Game 1 of the Western Conference First Round against the Nashville Predators, the Blackhawks announced. Kane, who sustained a fractured left collarbone Feb. 24 ag...
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  • Jaromir Jagr inks one-year deal to return to Panthers

    Jaromir Jagr inks one-year deal to return to Panthers

    It was the last day of school for the Florida Panthers. As his teammates were cleaning out their lockers, signing yearbooks, and doing exit interviews, Jaromir Jagr was signing something else – a new contract. A round of Ensures for everyone as the NHL’…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Panthers could target Blackhawks in off-season

    Rumor Roundup: Panthers could target Blackhawks in off-season

    A lower than expected salary cap for 2015-16 and nearly $65 million in cap payroll invested in just 14 players ensures the Chicago Blackhawks will be shedding salary in the off-season. Teams with available cap space seeking skilled talent will be callin…
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  • Bruins pushed to the brink of elimination after falling to Flor…

    Bruins pushed to the brink of elimination after falling to Florida; are big changes coming in Boston?

    With a 54-19-9 record, the Boston Bruins were the best regular-season team in the NHL last season. But one year later, and with one game to go in the 2014-15 campaign, they’re on the brink of elimination: if they win their final game in Tampa Bay Saturd…
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  • Jagr may play at Worlds, interested in Panthers return

    Jagr may play at Worlds, interested in Panthers return

    NHL.com Apr 7
    Jaromir Jagr won't be hanging up his skates for the summer following the Florida Panthers' final two regular-season games against the Boston Bruins and the New Jersey Devils. The 43-year-old forward has decided to join the Czech National Team a...
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  • Max Pacioretty out at least one game after Sunday collision wit…

    Max Pacioretty out at least one game after Sunday collision with boards

    yahoo.com Apr 7
    Montreal forward Max Pacioretty is still out, and there is no reason to think he will be back, at very least until he sees a doctor in Montreal. This comes after the Habs’ sniper crashed into the boards Sunday against the Florida Panthers. And by crashe…
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  • Video - Elevated Plays Of The Week 02:25

    Elevated Plays Of The Week

    Mar 20
    Check out some of the best goals, hits and saves from this week in the NHL, including ESPN analyst Linda Cohn trying out for the Florida Panthers.
  • Video - L-Co's Impressive Tryout 00:33

    L-Co's Impressive Tryout

    Mar 17
    ESPN's Linda Cohn participated in the Panthers' Goal of a Lifetime competition to become the team's back-up practice goaltender for a day.
  • Video - Canadiens Beat Panthers 01:21

    Canadiens Beat Panthers

    Mar 17
    Jacob De La Rose had a goal and an assist in Montreal's 3-2 win over Florida.
  • Video - Linda Cohn Tries Out For Florida Panthers 01:30

    Linda Cohn Tries Out For Florida Panthers

    Mar 16
    "SportsCenter" anchor Linda Cohn discusses her tryout as a backup practice goalie for the Florida Panthers.

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