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Jets head out on another road trip looking for wins that come h…

Jets head out on another road trip looking for wins that come hard at home

NHL.com Updated 3 hours ago
WINNIPEG - For a team that just lost two in a row, the Winnipeg Jets were in a pretty good mood Monday at their last practice before hitting the road this week. "Sometimes you have to fight to stay positive and that's your biggest challenge,"...
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  • Struggles, streaks, and scoring: 10 unexpected stats at the qua…

    Struggles, streaks, and scoring: 10 unexpected stats at the quarter point of the season

    thehockeynews.com 4 hours ago
    There are always early season surprises. That’s just the nature of hockey. A lucky bounce here and there, and you have Jon Sim fighting for the lead in preseason scoring, which is something that has actually happened in the past. Over the course of the …
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  • Former NHL player, coach Oliver dies at 77

    Former NHL player, coach Oliver dies at 77

    NHL.com 8 hours ago
    Murray Oliver, a center who played in 1,127 NHL games with the Detroit Red Wings, Boston Bruins, Toronto Maple Leafs and Minnesota North Stars, died Sunday after a heart attack, the Minneapolis Star-Tribune reported. He was 77. A five-time All-...
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  • Hansen, Tatar and Benn named stars of the week

    Hansen, Tatar and Benn named stars of the week

    NHL.com 9 hours ago
    NEW YORK – Vancouver Canucks right wing Jannik Hansen, Detroit Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar and Dallas Stars left wing Jamie Benn have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Nov. 23. FIRST STAR – JANNIK HANSEN, RW, VANCOUVER ...
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  • Blackhawks still looking for consistency as rival Canucks defea…

    Blackhawks still looking for consistency as rival Canucks defeat Chicago 4-1

    NHL.com 18 hours ago
    VANCOUVER - The Chicago Blackhawks are still looking for consistency a quarter of the way into their season. The Blackhawks left Vancouver with a 4-1 loss on Sunday night as players and coaches said the team needs to find its rhythm moving fo...
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  • Blues win, but Bouwmeester's streak ends

    Blues win, but Bouwmeester's streak ends

    ESPN.com NHL.com 18 hours ago
    Ryan Reaves scored the game-winner in his hometown, and the St. Louis Blues defeated the Winnipeg Jets 4-2 on Sunday.
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  • NHL Three Stars: Hansen's hatty; King Henrik blanks Habs

    NHL Three Stars: Hansen's hatty; King Henrik blanks Habs

    yahoo.com 19 hours ago
    No. 1 Star: Jannik Hansen, Vancouver Canucks Hansen earned his first career hat trick Sunday night in Vancouver's 4-1 win over Chicago. His second goal was a beaut: No. 2 Star: Henrik Lundqvist, New York Rangers The netminder stopped all 21 shots agains…
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  • Oilers Fans Ruthlessly Boo Team After Loss

    Oilers Fans Ruthlessly Boo Team After Loss

    deadspin.com Nov 23 (yesterday)
    The Oilers lost 7-1 at home to the Blackhawks last night, and as they walked to the locker room, their fans made sure to let them know how much they sucked. Some solid team-fan interaction, here.Read more...
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  • An NHL player’s guide to not looking like an idiot on the inter…

    An NHL player’s guide to not looking like an idiot on the internet

    thehockeynews.com Nov 23 (yesterday)
    Being an NHL player has its rewards, but also its dangers. And I’m not just talking about on-ice pitfalls. I refer to social media – which, as this issue’s editor-in-chief has shown, can be a wonderful place but can also create a massive public relation…
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  • NHL Three Stars: Enroth, Pickard shine in the crease

    NHL Three Stars: Enroth, Pickard shine in the crease

    yahoo.com Nov 23 (yesterday)
    No. 1 Star: Jhonas Enroth, Buffalo Sabres The Sabres goalie made 43 saves, including 20 in the second period, as Buffalo topped the Washington Capitals, 2-1. Torrey Mitchell had the game-winner. No. 2 Star: Jamie Benn, Dallas Stars Benn finally exploded…
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  • Redmond scores 2 goals, Avalanche rally late to beat Hurricanes…

    Redmond scores 2 goals, Avalanche rally late to beat Hurricanes 4-3

    NHL.com Nov 23 (yesterday)
    DENVER - The Colorado Avalanche's frantic finish more than made up for a bad first period. Zach Redmond scored his second goal of the game with 1:35 remaining, and the Avalanche rallied to beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 on Saturday night. ...
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  • Benn scores 2 in 1st period, Stars beat Kings 5-4

    Benn scores 2 in 1st period, Stars beat Kings 5-4

    NHL.com Nov 23 (yesterday)
    DALLAS - Jamie Benn got the Dallas Stars started early, and Kari Lehtonen shut down the Los Angeles Kings late. Benn scored two first-period goals to help Dallas take a four-goal lead. Lehtonen saved 16 of 17 shots in the third period, allowi...
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  • Toews, Hossa lead Chicago Blackhawks in 7-1 drubbing of Edmonto…

    Toews, Hossa lead Chicago Blackhawks in 7-1 drubbing of Edmonton Oilers

    NHL.com Nov 23 (yesterday)
    EDMONTON - Marian Hossa had a goal and three assists and Jonathan Toews added a pair of goals as the Chicago Blackhawks scored early and often in a 7-1 drubbing of the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday. Marcus Kruger, Kris Versteeg, Duncan Keith an...
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  • Filip Forsberg scores in shootout, Predators beat Panthers 3-2 …

    Filip Forsberg scores in shootout, Predators beat Panthers 3-2 after blowing late 2-goal lead

    NHL.com Nov 23 (yesterday)
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. - After the Predators squandered a late two-goal lead, their rookie sensation scored the game-winner in a shootout. Filip Forsberg had the lone goal in a four-round tiebreaker, and Nashville beat the Florida Panthers 3-2 on S...
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  • Filip Forsberg scores in shootout, Predators beat Panthers 3-2 …

    Filip Forsberg scores in shootout, Predators beat Panthers 3-2 after blowing late lead

    NHL.com Nov 22 (yesterday)
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Filip Forsberg scored the lone goal in a shootout, and the Nashville Predators beat the Florida Panthers 3-2 on Saturday night after squandering a two-goal lead in the final minute of the third period. Colin Wilson and Matt...
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  • Jason Demers demolishes Jarret Stoll with awesome hip check (Vi…

    Jason Demers demolishes Jarret Stoll with awesome hip check (Video)

    yahoo.com Nov 22 (yesterday)
    Welcome to Dallas, Jason Demers. In his first game with the Dallas Stars, the former San Jose Sharks defenseman said hello to some old friends: The Los Angeles Kings, who visited the Lone Star State on Saturday night. In the first period, Jarret Stoll h…
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  • Miracle on Manchester to a silent Maple Leaf Square, the five g…

    Miracle on Manchester to a silent Maple Leaf Square, the five greatest NHL comebacks

    thehockeynews.com Nov 22 (2 days ago)
    In the Swedish third league on Wednesday, one of the most incredible comebacks in hockey history happened. Down 3-0 in the third period, IFK Arboga scored with just under 12 minutes left in the third period. Then they scored again 20 seconds later. And …
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  • Rumor Roundup: Dupuis’ injury has Penguins perusing trade marke…

    Rumor Roundup: Dupuis’ injury has Penguins perusing trade market

    thehockeynews.com Nov 22 (2 days ago)
    The Pittsburgh Penguins’ forward lines suffered a serious blow when veteran winger Pascal Dupuis was sidelined for six months with a blood clot in one of his lungs. It didn’t take long for rumors to surface over how they’ll address Dupuis’ absence. USA …
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  • NHL Three Stars: Schneider blanks Oilers; Pouliot breaks foot; …

    NHL Three Stars: Schneider blanks Oilers; Pouliot breaks foot; dry scrape era comes to close

    yahoo.com Nov 22 (3 days ago)
    No. 1 Star: Cory Schneider, New Jersey Devils The netminder made his 20th straight start tonight for the New Jersey Devils. Talk about riding your goaltender all season. Schneider made all 29 saves against the hapless Oilers for his 19th career shut-out…
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  • Video - Blues Double Up Jets 00:48

    Blues Double Up Jets

    Nov 23
    The Blues captured their 12th win in 15 games with a 4-2 victory over the Jets.
  • Video - Modano Honored, Stars Win 01:07

    Modano Honored, Stars Win

    Nov 22
    Mike Modano was honored before the Stars topped the Kings 5-4.
  • Video - Elevated Plays Of The Week 01:50

    Elevated Plays Of The Week

    Nov 21
    Check out some of the best goals, hits and saves from this week in the NHL.
  • Video - Red Wings Rally For Win 00:57

    Red Wings Rally For Win

    Nov 20
    Tomas Tatar's late goal in the third period was the difference in a 4-3 win over the Jets.

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