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Edmonton Oilers Win Draft Lottery, Get First Overall Pick

Edmonton Oilers Win Draft Lottery, Get First Overall Pick

deadspin.com Updated 35 minutes ago
Despite the Sabres and Coyotes actively tearing apart their rosters for a better chance at the first overall pick, the Oilers—a franchise that doesn’t need to try to undermine itself—earned the top spot. Okay, maybe “earned” is the wrong word, there.Rea…
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  • Tyler Johnson helps Lightning solve Mrazek, dominate Red Wings

    Tyler Johnson helps Lightning solve Mrazek, dominate Red Wings

    thehockeynews.com 3 hours ago
    The best player on the ice in Tampa Saturday was a 5-foot-8 forward who couldn’t be stopped. The Bolts’ Tyler Johnson channeled Martin St-Louis of old, firing in the first goal of the afternoon and putting the game out of reach with a breakaway tally at…
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  • Hi, my name is Ken…and I’m addicted to the draft lottery simula…

    Hi, my name is Ken…and I’m addicted to the draft lottery simulator

    thehockeynews.com 9 hours ago
    Spoiler alert: The Buffalo Sabres will win tonight’s NHL draft lottery with the numbers 11, 5, 6 and 7. Your trusty correspondent knows this because he went to this really cool website that simulates the NHL draft lottery and it told him so. Then he did…
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  • Galchenyuk snaps Price vs. Hammond showdown to lift Habs in OT

    Galchenyuk snaps Price vs. Hammond showdown to lift Habs in OT

    Andrew Hammond was every bit the match for Carey Price, but it was the Habs’ Alex Galchenyuk who ultimately burgled the win in overtime for Montreal. Galchenyuk’s spinning, no-look wrist shot found its way past Hammond and four Ottawa players in front o…
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  • Stone, Pacioretty in lineups for Senators, Canadiens

    Stone, Pacioretty in lineups for Senators, Canadiens

    NHL.com Apr 17 (yesterday)
    MONTREAL -- Forwards Mark Stone of the Ottawa Senators and Max Pacioretty of the Montreal Canadiens will play in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference First Round series at Bell Centre on Friday. Stone sustained a microfracture and ligament damage i...
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  • Which Game 1 loser faces the most pressure to win Game 2?

    Which Game 1 loser faces the most pressure to win Game 2?

    thehockeynews.com Apr 17 (yesterday)
    If you’ve just lost Game 1 of the Stanley Cup playoffs or if you’re annoyed at the header of this article, you’re likely thinking, “Sheesh, it’s one game, this is not news, mountain out of a molehill,” etc. And you’d be right in certain cases. You’d be …
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  • Bruins fire Chiarelli to bring in another, more pliable Chiarel…

    Bruins fire Chiarelli to bring in another, more pliable Chiarelli (Trending Topics)

    yahoo.com Apr 17 (yesterday)
    Look, I get it. The Bruins missed the playoffs, and based on team CEO Charlie Jacobs's threats earlier this season, someone had to pay the price. Peter Chiarelli put together the team, so it was him. Claude Julien also coached the team, and so when the …
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  • Draft lottery odds: the most likely outcome for your team

    Draft lottery odds: the most likely outcome for your team

    thehockeynews.com Apr 17 (yesterday)
    It’s amazing how things will change by Saturday night. Connor McDavid will know which NHL team he will belong to. The McDavid parents will know in which city their son’s adult life will begin to unfold and flourish. Vendors will go crazy preparing McDav…
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  • Sens to celebrate life of Mark Reeds; McDavid on lottery; stole…

    Sens to celebrate life of Mark Reeds; McDavid on lottery; stolen Cup ring (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com Apr 17 (yesterday)
    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 . Our Pg 1: Sens-Habs Game 2. And th…
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  • Senators' Pageau is following in Briere's footsteps

    Senators' Pageau is following in Briere's footsteps

    ESPN.com Apr 17 (yesterday)
    Senators' Pageau is following in Briere's footsteps
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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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