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WINNIPEG, MB – OCTOBER 4: Jacob Trouba #8 of the Winnipeg Jets skates down the ice during first period action in an NHL home opener game against the Los Angeles Kings at the MTS Centre on October 4, 2013 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Marianne…Share Tweet
yahoo.com Sep 28 (2 days ago)Yahoo! Sports Last Season: 41-27-14 (96 points), 4th in the Central, 7th in the West The Predators were one of the more consistent teams in the NHL last season. They shot out of the gate at 7-1-2, and didn’t falter much except for losing seven of eight …Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 28 (3 days ago)Sep 27, 2016; Saint Paul, MN, USA; Colorado Avalanche goalie Nathan Lieuwen (35) makes a save in front of Minnesota Wild forward Jason Zucker (16) during the third period of a preseason hockey game at Xcel Energy Center. The Avalanche defeated the Wild …Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 27 (3 days ago)When the Montreal Canadiens acquired Andrew Shaw from the Chicago Blackhawks and handed him a six-year contract, GM Marc Bergevin praised him as a “character guy.” While some might dispute that label, this is actually fairly accurate. Shaw is a guy. And…Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 27 (3 days ago)Chicago Blackhawks winger Artemi Panarin won the Calder Trophy last season and helped Patrick Kane to his Hart Trophy with outstanding play on their top line. He’s entering the last year of his entry-level contract, and he’s looking to get paid. Which, …Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 27 (4 days ago)TORONTO, ON – NOVEMBER 4: Jacob Trouba #8 of the Winnipeg Jets skates against the Toronto Maple Leafs during an NHL game at the Air Canada Centre on November 4, 2015 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The Jets defeated the Maple Leafs 4-2. (Photo by Claus And…Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 27 (4 days ago)St. Louis Blues’ Vladimir Sobotka in action during an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers, Saturday, March 22, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) We finally have an answer as to whether Vladimir Sobotka will return to the NHL and …Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 26 (4 days ago)Yahoo Last Season: 38-33-11 (87 points); 5th in Central; 2nd Wild Card spot in West The first two-thirds (ish) of the season wasn’t an easy one for the Minnesota Wild. The team was constantly dancing around the ‘will they, won’t they’ question of firing…Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 26 (5 days ago)(Hello, this is a feature that will run through the entire season and aims to recap the weekend’s events and boils those events down to one admittedly superficial fact or stupid opinion about each team. Feel free to complain about it.) When Alex Steen s…Share Tweet
What We Learned: Dangerous move for St. Louis Bluesyahoo.com Sep 26 (5 days ago)(Hello, this is a feature that will run through the entire season and aims to recap the weekend’s events and boils those events down to one admittedly superficial fact or stupid opinion about each team. Feel free to complain about it.) When Alex Steen s…Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 24 (6 days ago)Jacob Trouba #8 of the Winnipeg Jets skates with the puck against Andrew Cogliano #7 of the Anaheim Ducks on April 5, 2016 at Honda Center in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Debora Robinson/NHLI via Getty Images) Restricted free agent defenseman Jacob Tr…Share Tweet
Avalanche ready to 'move forward' without RoyESPN.com Sep 22Avalanche ready to 'move forward' without RoyShare Tweet
Puck Daddy's 2016-17 NHL Preview: Dallas Starsyahoo.com Sep 21Yahoo Last Season: 50-23-9 (109 points); 1st in Central; 1st in Western Conference The Dallas Stars were who we thought they were: an offensively dynamic roster with questionable postseason goaltending. The team tore through the NHL season, coming in se…Share Tweet
Puck Daddy's 2016-17 NHL Preview: Dallas Starsyahoo.com Sep 21Yahoo Last Season: 50-23-9 (109 points); 1st in Central; 1st in Western Conference The Dallas Stars were who we thought they were: an offensively dynamic roster with questionable postseason goaltending. The team tore through the NHL season, coming in se…Share TweetKHL team: Deal reached with Stars' NichushkinShare Tweet
Valeri Nichushkin signs 2-year deal in KHL with CSKA Moscowyahoo.com Sep 20Getty Images Valeri Nichushkin won’t be playing for the Dallas Stars in the NHL this season or next. Instead, the 21-year-old RFA has opted to sign a two-year deal to head home and join CSKA Moscow of the KHL. Negotiations with the Stars dragged on thro…Share Tweet
Jets Win In ShootoutMar 19Andrew Ladd's shootout goal lifted the Jets past the Blues 2-1.
Ovechkin Extends League Lead In GoalsMar 19Alexander Ovechkin scored his 46th and 47th goals of the season in the Capitals' 3-2 win over the Wild to extend his league lead in goals.
Stars Stun PenguinsMar 19The Stars topped the Penguins 2-1 for their fourth win in five games.
Blackhawks Blank RangersMar 18Brad Richards' 11th goal of the season lifted the Blackhawks past the Rangers 1-0.