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NHL Three Stars: Pavelec stops 39; Marleau leads Sharks over Re…

NHL Three Stars: Pavelec stops 39; Marleau leads Sharks over Red Wings

yahoo.com NHL.com Updated 6 hours ago
No. 1 Star: Ondrej Pavelec, Winnipeg Jets The Jets stayed in the playoff hunt with a 5-2 win over the Montreal Canadiens. Pavelec was excellent again, stopping 39 shots for his sixth straight victory. Mark Scheifele and Jim Slater each had a goal and an…
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  • Andrew Hammond's streak ends, Senators fall to Rangers 5-1 in r…

    Andrew Hammond's streak ends, Senators fall to Rangers 5-1 in regulation

    NHL.com 6 hours ago
    OTTAWA - The streak is over— and Patrick Lalime's record is still safe. Ottawa's Andrew Hammond suffered his first regulation-time loss on Thursday as the Senators fell to the New York Rangers 5-1. "We didn't help him and that was ultimate...
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  • Inspirational young fist-bumping Bruins fan gets his own hockey…

    Inspirational young fist-bumping Bruins fan gets his own hockey card

    thehockeynews.com 7 hours ago
    In early November, nine-year-old Bruins fan Liam Fitzgerald captured the hearts of hockey fans when he fist-bumped each of Boston’s players as they left the ice prior to a game against the Florida Panthers. And on Thursday, the inspirational youngster w…
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  • Rangers clinch playoff spot with rout of Sens

    Rangers clinch playoff spot with rout of Sens

    ESPN.com NHL.com 7 hours ago
    Rangers clinch playoff spot with 5-1 win over Senators
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  • Mike Weber expresses frustration after Sabres fans cheer loss t…

    Mike Weber expresses frustration after Sabres fans cheer loss to Coyotes (Video)

    yahoo.com ESPN.com NHL.com 7 hours ago
    The Coyotes were victorious in Part I of the Connor McDavid Bowl Series Thursday night in Buffalo. Sam Gagner was the hero for both Arizona and Sabres fans with his overtime goal in the 4-3 victory. After all four Coyotes goals, there were noticeable ch…
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  • Getzlaf scores in OT to rally Ducks to 3-2 win over Bruins

    Getzlaf scores in OT to rally Ducks to 3-2 win over Bruins

    NHL.com 8 hours ago
    BOSTON - Ryan Getzlaf scored 3:09 into overtime to lift the Anaheim Ducks to a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Thursday night. Getzlaf, who also assisted on Corey Perry's tying goal late in the third period, beat Bruins goalie Tuukka Ra...
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  • Rinne gets 40th win; Preds into 1st in Central

    Rinne gets 40th win; Preds into 1st in Central

    ESPN.com NHL.com 8 hours ago
    Pekka Rinne made 28 saves for his 40th win, and the Nashville Predators moved into first place in the Central Division on Thursday night by beating the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2.
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  • NHL Draft Tank Powerless Rankings: A big Bruin drop

    NHL Draft Tank Powerless Rankings: A big Bruin drop

    yahoo.com Mar 10
    (Welcome to the NHL Draft Tank Powerless Rankings, a weekly look at the race to the bottom in the League for the right to draft Connor McDavid or Jack Eichel.) The Sabres are back! At least as the team with the most powerful tank in the NHL. This comes …
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  • Wild-card primer: who makes it and who misses in the East and W…

    Wild-card primer: who makes it and who misses in the East and West?

    thehockeynews.com 14 hours ago
    When the NHL changed the playoff format to include wild-card teams last season, it’s unlikely even they could have imagined a scenario in which the races for the final playoff berths in each conference would be this tight. With less than 10 games remain…
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  • Sabres/Coyotes 'Tank Wars' previews; Kevin Shattenkirk to retur…

    Sabres/Coyotes 'Tank Wars' previews; Kevin Shattenkirk to return Saturday (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com 15 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 . • This is a good way to divy up a …
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  • CHL playoffs: The most intriguing first-round matchups

    CHL playoffs: The most intriguing first-round matchups

    thehockeynews.com 15 hours ago
    The CHL playoffs begin tonight and it’s going to be a lot of fun. Connor McDavid has one last chance to win it all with the Erie Otters in the Ontario League, but the powerfully-built Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds have designs of their own. Out in the Wes…
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  • Samuelsson, member of Triple Gold Club, retires

    Samuelsson, member of Triple Gold Club, retires

    NHL.com 16 hours ago
    Forward Mikael Samuelsson, a member of the Triple Gold Club, announced his retirement Thursday. Samuelsson, 38, played 699 games and for six teams in 13 NHL seasons. He won the Stanley Cup in 2008 with the Detroit Red Wings after earning a gold...
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  • Canadiens, Rangers, Lightning can clinch Thursday

    Canadiens, Rangers, Lightning can clinch Thursday

    NHL.com 19 hours ago
    The Montreal Canadiens, New York Rangers and Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday can become the first three teams to clinch spots in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The Canadiens, who have a League-leading 100 points, will clinch a playoff spot if they d...
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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 - 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.
  • 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 - Sharks Skate Past Maple Leafs 00:56

    Sharks Skate Past Maple Leafs

    Mar 19
    The Sharks beat the Maple Leafs 4-1 to snap their two-game losing streak.

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