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NHL Three Stars: Wild douse Flames; Atkinson tricks Chicago; Oi…

NHL Three Stars: Wild douse Flames; Atkinson tricks Chicago; Oilers shut-out Stars

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No. 1 Star: Devan Dubnyk, Minnesota Wild Both Minnesota and Calgary are hanging on to playoff positions by their finger tips. Minnesota moved within 1-point of Chicago for the final spot in the Central in their 4-2 win over Calgary. As has been the norm…
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  • Caggiula scores North Dakota's 10th short-handed goal in 4-1 NC…

    Caggiula scores North Dakota's 10th short-handed goal in 4-1 NCAA regional win over Quinnipiac

    NHL.com 1 hour ago
    FARGO, N.D. - Drake Caggiula scored North Dakota's 10th short-handed goal of the season in a 4-1 victory over Quinnipiac on Friday night in the West Regional semifinals of the NCAA hockey tournament. North Dakota (28-9-3) scored two goals wit...
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  • QMJHL Roundup: Sprong, Cobbold lead Islanders to Game 1 win ove…

    QMJHL Roundup: Sprong, Cobbold lead Islanders to Game 1 win over Phoenix

    NHL.com 2 hours ago
    SHERBROOKE, Que. - Talk about a big second period. Daniel Sprong and Spenser Cobbold each had a pair of goals as the Charlottetown Islanders produced all of their offence in the second period and beat the Sherbrooke Phoenix 8-2 in Game 1 on F...
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  • OHL Roundup: McDavid scores for Otters in Game 2 victory over S…

    OHL Roundup: McDavid scores for Otters in Game 2 victory over Sting

    NHL.com 2 hours ago
    ERIE, Pa. - Connor McDavid has put the Erie Otters back on track. McDavid scored once and added an assist as the Otters evened their first-round series at a game apiece with a 3-1 victory over the Sarnia Sting in Ontario Hockey League playoff...
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  • Bolduc scores twice as Portland Pirates down St. John's IceCaps…

    Bolduc scores twice as Portland Pirates down St. John's IceCaps 6-4

    NHL.com 3 hours ago
    PORTLAND, Maine - Alexandre Bolduc scored twice— including the winner at 15:03 of the third period— as the Portland Pirates downed the visiting St. John's IceCaps 6-4 on Friday in American Hockey League action. Lucas Lessio, Brendan Shinnimin...
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  • Panthers' Bjugstad has back surgery, out for season

    Panthers' Bjugstad has back surgery, out for season

    NHL.com 4 hours ago
    Florida Panthers forward Nick Bjugstad had successful surgery on his lower back Friday. Bjugstad is out for the season and a full recovery is expected, the Panthers said. "After consulting with Nick and thoroughly evaluating the extent of hi...
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  • Capitals star Ovechkin meets soccer icon Messi

    Capitals star Ovechkin meets soccer icon Messi

    NHL.com 6 hours ago
    Washington Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin is used to meeting fans who are in awe of him, but Friday it was his turn. Ovechkin and teammate Evgeny Kuznetzov, along with Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III, met soccer star Lionel M...
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  • Phil Kessel tussles with David Booth in practice skirmish (Vide…

    Phil Kessel tussles with David Booth in practice skirmish (Video)

    yahoo.com deadspin.com 6 hours ago
    Phil Kessel angry. Phil Kessel doesn’t like getting hit by David Booth in practice. KESSEL SMASH! Yes, Phil Kessel went from Bruce Banner to Hulk in a Maple Leafs practice Friday in the above video. He appeared to not like some sort of puck battle drill…
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  • Corey Crawford mask supports USA Warriors and Clint Reif (Photo…

    Corey Crawford mask supports USA Warriors and Clint Reif (Photos)

    yahoo.com 8 hours ago
    Chicago goaltender Corey Crawford clearly has strong emotions for armed forces, USA Warriors ice hockey and former Blackhawks equipment manager Clint Reif, who died earlier this year. Crawford’s new mask supports all. Check out the photo above, and belo…
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  • Hurricanes, goalie Nedeljkovic agree to terms

    Hurricanes, goalie Nedeljkovic agree to terms

    NHL.com 9 hours ago
    RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has agreed to terms with goaltender Alex Nedeljkovic (neh-DEL-koh-vitch) on a three-year, en...
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  • Will Patrick Kane return sooner than expected?

    Will Patrick Kane return sooner than expected?

    yahoo.com NHL.com 9 hours ago
    Make sure you feign shock and awe when Patrick Kane inevitably makes his return to the ice earlier than anticipated during the Chicago Blackhawks’ playoff run. We all know that’s how it’s going down, right? Kane had surgery on Feb. 25, one day after the…
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  • Calgary Flames start road heavy finish in desperate need of win…

    Calgary Flames start road heavy finish in desperate need of wins

    yahoo.com 9 hours ago
    In the words of Kenny Loggins “This is it” for the Calgary Flames on their upcoming roadtrip. There are just eight games left for the advanced stat non-darlings and six come away from the friendly Scotiabank Saddledome confines. And there is some pressu…
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  • Senators unsure which goalie will play Saturday

    Senators unsure which goalie will play Saturday

    NHL.com 10 hours ago
    OTTAWA -- Ottawa Senators goalie Andrew Hammond is injured, and coach Dave Cameron said he doesn't know who will play against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday (7 p.m. ET; CBC, TVA Sports 2). Hammond, the 27-year-old "Hamburglar" who captured...
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  • Tom Wilson fined $2,000 for diving/embellishment

    Tom Wilson fined $2,000 for diving/embellishment

    yahoo.com 11 hours ago
    You’d figure if a player on the Washington Capitals was fined for diving/embellishment, it would be Alex Ovechkin. Nope, in this case it’s tough guy Tom Wilson, who got nailed for his second offense for a game March 19 against Minnesota. Check out the v…
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  • Outdoor hockey in Happy Valley; cap growth dividing players; 7 …

    Outdoor hockey in Happy Valley; cap growth dividing players; 7 more years of Jagr? (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com 11 hours ago
    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. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at . Jaromír Jagr and Paul Coffey after…
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  • Blues defenseman Shattenkirk to return Saturday

    Blues defenseman Shattenkirk to return Saturday

    NHL.com 11 hours ago
    HAZELWOOD, Mo. -- After an arduous practice Friday in which the St. Louis Blues wanted to put him through one final test, all-star defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk made it unanimous along with doctors, training staff and coaches. "I'm ready to go,"...
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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 - Ducks Edge Avs In Overtime 01:11

    Ducks Edge Avs In Overtime

    Mar 20
    Corey Perry's overtime goal lifted the Ducks past the Avs 3-2.
  • Video - Bernier Scores Twice In Devils' Win 00:38

    Bernier Scores Twice In Devils' Win

    Mar 20
    Steve Bernier scored his 100th career goal in the Devils' 3-1 win over the Sabres.
  • Video - Lightning Strike Red Wings 00:52

    Lightning Strike Red Wings

    Mar 20
    The Lighting topped the Red Wings 3-1 for their second straight win.

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