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Which skills are the hardest? The all-stars weigh in

Which skills are the hardest? The all-stars weigh in

thehockeynews.com Updated 19 minutes ago
COLUMBUS – The moves that NHLers can pull off are incredibly impressive, especially since they perform them in front of thousands of people live and many more on TV. The All-Star Game’s skills competition puts many of those tricks on display, but which …
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  • Shootout save of the year at All-Star Skills? Luongo might have…

    Shootout save of the year at All-Star Skills? Luongo might have made it so

    thehockeynews.com 58 minutes ago
    The All-Star weekend may be all about offense, but in the final event of the Skills Competition, the shootout relay, Florida Panthers netminder Roberto Luongo made one of the best shootout stops you’ll see all season. With Montreal Canadiens winger Jiri…
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  • Jonathan Drouin wins NHL Fastest Skater competition (Video)

    Jonathan Drouin wins NHL Fastest Skater competition (Video)

    yahoo.com 3 hours ago
    Jonathan Drouin won’t be playing in Sunday’s All-Star Game, so he did all of his work during the Skills Competition. The Tampa Bay Lightning rookie won the Fastest Skater competition with a time of 13.103 helping Team Foligno grab an early 5-0 lead on T…
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  • TB's Johnson misses skills event, iffy for ASG

    TB's Johnson misses skills event, iffy for ASG

    ESPN.com 3 hours ago
    Tampa Bay Lightning forward Tyler Johnson has been ruled out from playing in the NHL All-Star skills competition on Saturday night because of a lower body injury.
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  • Timeline: The NHL and the international game

    Timeline: The NHL and the international game

    NHL.com 9 hours ago
    1938 - The Montreal Canadiens and Detroit Red Wings play a series of postseason exhibition games in Europe. This is the first overseas tour by NHL players. 1959 - The Boston Bruins and New York Rangers make the second tour of Europe by NHL club...
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  • NHL announces 2016 outdoor games in Boston, Minnesota and Denve…

    NHL announces 2016 outdoor games in Boston, Minnesota and Denver

    The NHL formally announced their slate of outdoor games for the 2015-16 season, confirming what had leaked over the last few weeks. The Boston Bruins will host the Montreal Canadiens at Foxboro Stadium in the 2016 Winter Classic on Jan. 1. The Minnesota…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Maple Leafs, Kings, Sabres, Oilers, and Senators…

    Rumor Roundup: Maple Leafs, Kings, Sabres, Oilers, and Senators all prepared to make moves following break

    thehockeynews.com 14 hours ago
    Talk of the the Toronto Maple Leafs and Los Angeles Kings swapping toxic contracts by exchanging defenseman Dion Phaneuf and Mike Richards persists in the rumor mill. Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman believes it could make sense for both clubs. He thinks t…
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  • Has Steven Stamkos made 'the decision' on his contract?

    Has Steven Stamkos made 'the decision' on his contract?

    yahoo.com Jan 23 (yesterday)
    COLUMBUS, Ohio – Steven Stamkos seems to have decided to not become the LeBron James of hockey … at least LeBron of ‘The Decision’ in 2010. At All-Star media day Friday, Stamkos, 24, indicated that he and the Lightning are moving towards a contract exte…
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  • Five players you can expect to be dealt after the All-Star brea…

    Five players you can expect to be dealt after the All-Star break

    thehockeynews.com Jan 23 (yesterday)
    In the salary cap era, trades before the All-Star break are becoming increasingly rare. But once the All-Star festivities come to an end and teams get back to business, the trade winds really start picking up. There are several players that have been he…
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  • NHL, Blue Jackets unveil hockey-themed treehouse for All-Star L…

    NHL, Blue Jackets unveil hockey-themed treehouse for All-Star Legacy Initiative

    NHL.com Jan 23 (yesterday)
    COLUMBUS – The National Hockey League and Columbus Blue Jackets – along with NHL All-Stars Nick Foligno (Columbus Blue Jackets), Patrice Bergeron (Boston Bruins) and Jonathan Drouin (Tampa Bay Lightning) as well as NHL Alumni Andrew Cassels and Ja...
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  • Murray could leave Ottawa GM job after season: report

    Murray could leave Ottawa GM job after season: report

    NHL.com Jan 23 (yesterday)
    Bryan Murray likely will step down as general manager of the Ottawa Senators at the end of the 2014-15 season, according to the Ottawa Citizen. Murray, 72, announced Nov. 13 that he has Stage 4 colon cancer. According to the Citizen the cancer ...
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  • Fellow Swede Loov helping Leafs pick Nylander adjust to North A…

    Fellow Swede Loov helping Leafs pick Nylander adjust to North American life

    NHL.com Jan 22 (2 days ago)
    TORONTO - It may take time for the Toronto Maple Leafs prospect William Nylander to get used to North America's physical style of hockey. It's a different story off the ice, where Nylander's roommate is making sure he enjoys some of the comfo...
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  • Cherry won't kick Leafs while they're down, calls jersey-throwe…

    Cherry won't kick Leafs while they're down, calls jersey-throwers 'jerks'

    NHL.com Jan 22 (2 days ago)
    ST. CATHARINES, Ont. - Don Cherry doesn't want to pile on the Toronto Maple Leafs, but the popular television personality called fans who throw jerseys onto the ice "jerks" and "creeps." Cherry,who coached at the junior, minor-league and NHL le...
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  • Iginla passes Bossy into top 20 on NHL goals list

    Iginla passes Bossy into top 20 on NHL goals list

    NHL.com Jan 22 (3 days ago)
    Colorado Avalanche forward Jarome Iginla moved past Hall of Fame member Mike Bossy on the NHL all-time goals list when he scored No. 574 in the first period against the Boston Bruins at Pepsi Center on Wednesday. Alex Tanguay took a shot from t...
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  • Video - 'SportCenter' Not Top Plays 02:16

    'SportCenter' Not Top Plays

    Jan 23
    Check out the worst plays from this past week, including LeBron James' air ball during a foul shot.
  • Video - Top 10 NHL Plays Of The First Half 03:08

    Top 10 NHL Plays Of The First Half

    Jan 22
    "SportsCenter" takes a look back at the top ten NHL plays of the season so far.
  • Video - Avs Win In Shootout 01:23

    Avs Win In Shootout

    Jan 21
    The Avs came back to beat the Bruins 3-2 in a shootout.
  • Video - Canadiens Edge Predators In OT 01:31

    Canadiens Edge Predators In OT

    Jan 20
    P.K. Subban's goal helped the Canadiens top the Predators 2-1 in overtime.

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