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Maple Leafs and Senators react to shootings in Ottawa

Maple Leafs and Senators react to shootings in Ottawa

Wednesday morning's tragic events in Ottawa -- where a gunman opened fire at the National War Memorial, shooting a solider standing guard before driving a car to the doors of Parliament Hill, have sparked responses from the Ottawa Senators and Toronto M…
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  • Canadiens' Fucale tops QMJHL Super Series roster

    Canadiens' Fucale tops QMJHL Super Series roster

    NHL.com 6 hours ago
    Zachary Fucale, who started in goal for Canada at the 2014 IIHF World Junior Championship, was named to the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League team for the 2014 Subway Super Series, the Canadian Hockey League announced Wednesday. The final two g...
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  • Maple Leafs at Senators game postponed

    Maple Leafs at Senators game postponed

    NHL.com 7 hours ago
    The game between the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday was postponed by the NHL after a series of shootings in and around Parliament Hill in downtown Ottawa. The shootings resulted in the death of a Canadian soldier who w...
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  • Memorable night for young guns as three rookies register first …

    Memorable night for young guns as three rookies register first point

    thehockeynews.com 8 hours ago
    In 50 years, there will be three separate sets of grandkids hearing tell of Tuesday night’s NHL action. The reason being for rookies Jonathan Drouin, Adam Lowry, and Seth Griffith, it was the night they registered their first NHL point. The Bruins’ Grif…
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  • Sabres fans rooting for losing are already coveting Connor McDa…

    Sabres fans rooting for losing are already coveting Connor McDavid

    NHL.com 9 hours ago
    BUFFALO, N.Y. - Connor McDavid tries not read what's written about him, following the advice of agent Bobby Orr and so many people around him. But it's hard after Buffalo Sabres games. "Whenever the Sabres lose, my Twitter just kind of blows ...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Will the Oilers shop Eberle or Yakupov?

    Rumor Roundup: Will the Oilers shop Eberle or Yakupov?

    thehockeynews.com 10 hours ago
    Though the Edmonton Oilers finally won their first game of the season, their early-season struggles continue to generate trade speculation. Hockey Night in Canada’s Don Cherry told Sportsnet 590 he thinks the Oilers must trade one of their good young pl…
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  • How terrible is this goalie interference call on Nick Bjugstad?…

    How terrible is this goalie interference call on Nick Bjugstad? (Video)

    yahoo.com 19 hours ago
    The Florida Panthers defeated the Colorado Avalanche in overtime on Tuesday night, 4-3, on a Brad Boyes goal. This result proves that the Hockey Gods have a sense of goodness and fairness, because the Panthers were nearly jobbed by an atrocious goalie i…
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  • Pavel Datsyuk work of art ruined by NHL goalie interference rul…

    Pavel Datsyuk work of art ruined by NHL goalie interference rules (Video)

    yahoo.com NHL.com 21 hours ago
    Pavel Datsyuk returned to the Detroit Red Wings lineup on Tuesday night and did what Pavel Datsyuk does, which is score a ridiculous goal: Blazing speed into the Montreal Canadiens zone, a dangle to the middle, a spinning backhand perfectly placed past …
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  • Gregory Campbell scores game winner, Bruins fend off late 4 min…

    Gregory Campbell scores game winner, Bruins fend off late 4 minute power play

    NHL.com 22 hours ago
    BOSTON - Gregory Campbell scored the game winner with less than 10 minutes remaining and the Boston Bruins had to fend off a late four-minute power play to earn a wild 5-3 win over the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday night. Brad Marchand and Torey...
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  • Kessel's two goals lifts Maple Leafs to 5-2 win over Islanders

    Kessel's two goals lifts Maple Leafs to 5-2 win over Islanders

    NHL.com 22 hours ago
    UNIONDALE, N.Y. - Phil Kessel scored two goals to lead the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 5-2 rout over the New York Islanders on Tuesday night. Nine Maple Leafs finished with at least one point, led by Kessel's three. James van Riemsdyk and Mike S...
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  • St. John's IceCaps stave off late comeback attempt, beat Bingha…

    St. John's IceCaps stave off late comeback attempt, beat Binghamton Senators 6-5

    NHL.com 23 hours ago
    ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Brenden Kichton's goal in the opening minutes of the third period held up as the winner, and the St. John's IceCaps held off a late comeback attempt to edge the Binghamton Senators 6-5 in American Hockey League action on Tuesd...
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  • Jonathan Drouin's expectations high at start of NHL career

    Jonathan Drouin's expectations high at start of NHL career

    yahoo.com NHL.com Oct 21 (yesterday)
    The last of the 'Big Four' from the potentially famous 2013 draft made his NHL debut Monday when Jonathan Drouin played his first game for the Tampa Bay Lightning in a 3-2 loss at Edmonton. That draft, which happened in beautiful Newark, N.J. featured f…
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  • Video - NHL Game Postponed After Ottawa Shootings 01:01

    NHL Game Postponed After Ottawa Shootings

    Oct 22
    Katie Strang discusses how the Toronto Maple Leafs have been impacted by a series of shootings in the city of Ottawa, which has resulted in the team being sequestered at its hotel and the game against the Senators being postponed.
  • Video - Campbell, Bruins Put Away Sharks 00:53

    Campbell, Bruins Put Away Sharks

    Oct 21
    Gregory Campbell's third-period goal was the game-winner in the Bruins' 5-3 win over the Sharks.
  • Video - Canadiens Fight Past Red Wings 00:52

    Canadiens Fight Past Red Wings

    Oct 21
    David Desharnais' overtime goal helped the Canadiens beat the Red Wings 2-1.
  • Video - Kessel Leads Maple Leafs Past Islanders 00:45

    Kessel Leads Maple Leafs Past Islanders

    Oct 21
    Phil Kessel scored twice in the Maple Leafs' 5-2 win over the Islanders.

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    Oct 21
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    Oct 21
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