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McDavid Mania takes hold in Buffalo leaving Sabres fans buzzing…

McDavid Mania takes hold in Buffalo leaving Sabres fans buzzing over 17-year-old junior phenom

NHL.com Updated 2 hours ago
BUFFALO, N.Y. - The most talked-about hockey player in Buffalo, home of the Sabres, is a 17-year-old phenom who hasn't even been drafted yet. At 6-foot-1 and 187 pounds, Connor McDavid plays for the Erie Otters, a 90-minute drive from Buffalo...
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  • Gaudreau plays big part in Calgary's win over Nashville

    Gaudreau plays big part in Calgary's win over Nashville

    NHL.com yahoo.com 5 hours ago
    CALGARY - Johnny Gaudreau was on full display in the third period for the Calgary Flames on Friday night. The dynamic 5-foot-9 rookie set up the tying goal, drew the penalty that led to the go-ahead power-play goal, then scored what would end...
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  • Friday's NHL Capsules

    Friday's NHL Capsules

    NHL.com 6 hours ago
    DETROIT - Gustav Nyquist and Pavel Datsyuk each scored twice to send the Detroit Red Wings over the Los Angeles Kings 5-2 on Friday night. Nyquist had a pair of power-play goals, and Datsyuk and Tomas Tatar also scored in a four-goal first pe...
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  • WHL Roundup: Landon Bow gets another shutout as Broncos blank H…

    WHL Roundup: Landon Bow gets another shutout as Broncos blank Hitmen

    NHL.com 6 hours ago
    SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. - Landon Bow stopped all 30 shots he faced for his fourth shutout of the season on Friday night as the Swift Current Broncos blanked the Calgary Hitmen 3-0 in Western Hockey League action. Colby Cave had a goal and an ass...
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  • Around the League notebook for Friday, Oct. 31

    Around the League notebook for Friday, Oct. 31

    NHL.com 6 hours ago
    FRIDAY’S RESULTS Home Team in Caps Toronto 4, COLUMBUS 1 DETROIT 5, Los Angeles 2 Anaheim 2, DALLAS 1 (OT) CALGARY 4, Nashville 3 DUCKS RECLAIM TOP SPOT Corey Perry scored his League-leading 10th goal of the season and assisted on Nate Tho...
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  • Red Wings roll, keep Kings winless on road

    Red Wings roll, keep Kings winless on road

    ESPN.com 7 hours ago
    Pavel Datsyuk and Gustav Nyquist each scored twice to lead the Detroit Red Wings over the Los Angeles Kings 5-2 on Friday night.
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  • Nate Thompson scores 2:30 into OT to lift Anaheim Ducks over Da…

    Nate Thompson scores 2:30 into OT to lift Anaheim Ducks over Dallas Stars 2-1

    NHL.com 7 hours ago
    DALLAS - Nate Thompson scored 2:30 into overtime and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Dallas Stars 2-1 on Friday night. Thompson tipped a shot by Corey Perry from the top of the left circle past Stars goalie Kari Lehtonen. Perry scored Anaheim's...
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  • OHL Roundup: Max Domi's five-point night leads London past Saul…

    OHL Roundup: Max Domi's five-point night leads London past Sault Ste. Marie

    NHL.com 7 hours ago
    LONDON, Ont. - Max Domi had a five point night to lead the London Knights on Friday night. Domi recorded two goals and three assists for the Knights in their 8-5 win over the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds in Ontario Hockey League action. Chr...
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  • QMJHL Roundup: Dmytro Timashov's big night leads Remparts past …

    QMJHL Roundup: Dmytro Timashov's big night leads Remparts past Cataractes

    NHL.com 8 hours ago
    QUEBEC - Dmytro Timashov was the difference on Friday night for the Quebec Remparts. Timashov scored two of the Remparts three third-period goals and added three assists in their 5-3 win over the Shawinigan Cataractes in Quebec Major Junior H...
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  • Daniel Winnik and Phil Kessel each have 3 points in Maple Leafs…

    Daniel Winnik and Phil Kessel each have 3 points in Maple Leafs' 4-1 win over Blue Jackets

    NHL.com 8 hours ago
    COLUMBUS, Ohio - Daniel Winnik and Phil Kessel each had a goal and two assists, and Jonathan Bernier made 28 saves to lead the Toronto Maple Leafs past the injury-riddled Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1 on Friday night. Nazem Kadri added a goal and...
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  • Fans at The Joe honor ailing legend Gordie Howe (video)

    Fans at The Joe honor ailing legend Gordie Howe (video)

    yahoo.com ESPN.com 9 hours ago
    Red Wings warmed up in Howe jerseys pic.twitter.com/or8gc0zjV2— Steph (@myregularface) October 31, 2014 After suffering a serious stroke in the past week, hockey legend Gordie Howe was sent a raucous 'get well soon' message from the fans in attendance a…
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  • Hurricanes could sit healthy Semin vs. Coyotes

    Hurricanes could sit healthy Semin vs. Coyotes

    NHL.com 10 hours ago
    The Carolina Hurricanes are considering making right wing Alexander Semin a healthy scratch against the Arizona Coyotes at PNC Arena on Saturday. “Right now, he’s not in the lineup,” Carolina head coach Bill Peters said Friday, according to th...
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  • Canucks' Burrows gets 3-game ban for late hit

    Canucks' Burrows gets 3-game ban for late hit

    ESPN.com yahoo.com 11 hours ago
    Vancouver Canucks forward Alexandre Burrows has been suspended for three games without pay by the NHL for his late, illegal check to the head of Montreal Canadiens defenseman Alexei Emelin.
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  • Woe is Leafs, Lupul out indefinitely with broken bone in hand

    Woe is Leafs, Lupul out indefinitely with broken bone in hand

    yahoo.com ESPN.com 11 hours ago
    It seems the Columbus Blue Jackets injury woes have trickled over to their opponent in Friday night's game, the Toronto Maple Leafs. As the Leafs took to the ice for the pregame skate, one piece of the team's offensive game was missing. (And no, it wasn…
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  • OHL fines Sudbury Wolves after coach's expletive-filled media a…

    OHL fines Sudbury Wolves after coach's expletive-filled media availability

    NHL.com 11 hours ago
    TORONTO - The Sudbury Wolves were fined $7,500 by the Ontario Hockey League on Friday as a result of head coach Paul Fixter's comments during an expletive-filled media availability last week. Fixter previously issued an apology for his action...
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  • Suns Pranked By Old "Dinosaur In The Arena" Trick

    Suns Pranked By Old "Dinosaur In The Arena" Trick

    deadspin.com 13 hours ago
    Completely blowing the Flyers' Halloween prank out of the water, the Suns' Goran Dragic teamed up with one of those animatronic dinosaur puppets to scare the crap out of his teammates. Please be sure fast-forward to 3:15 for the Morris twins; even the g…
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  • Hoffman, Lazar and Stone team up on so-called Kids Line for Sen…

    Hoffman, Lazar and Stone team up on so-called Kids Line for Senators

    NHL.com 13 hours ago
    OTTAWA - At various points this season, Ottawa rookies Mike Hoffman, Curtis Lazar and Mark Stone have spent time in the press box watching their teammates play. All three are back on the ice now and they're making a good impression. Alrea...
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  • The Sabres are... bad? No way! (Trending Topics)

    The Sabres are... bad? No way! (Trending Topics)

    yahoo.com 14 hours ago
    One of my big regrets so far this season is the fact that I repeatedly and confidently said out loud and in print, “There's no way the Sabres will be as bad as they were last year.” It seemed impossible. In the pantheon of “truly garbage” NHL teams in t…
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  • Video - Red Wings Power Past Kings 01:02

    Red Wings Power Past Kings

    Oct 31
    Pavel Datsyuk and Gustav Nyquist scored two goals each to lead the Red Wings past the Kings 5-2.
  • Video - Ducks Edge Stars In OT 00:45

    Ducks Edge Stars In OT

    Oct 31
    Nate Thompson's first goal of the season gave the Ducks a 2-1 overtime win over the Stars.
  • Video - Do-Over For Mr. O Canada 01:35

    Do-Over For Mr. O Canada

    Oct 30
    Mark Donnelly, who tripped over a carpet on skates recently while singing the Canadian national anthem, gets a second shot at it.
  • Video - Red Wings Pull Away From Capitals 00:56

    Red Wings Pull Away From Capitals

    Oct 29
    Detroit scored three goals in the third period to beat Washington 4-2.

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