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NHL Three Stars: Okposo tricks Oilers; Habs win second straight

NHL Three Stars: Okposo tricks Oilers; Habs win second straight

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No. 1 Star: Kyle Okposo, New York Islanders Okposo tallied his second career hat trick and second four-point game as the Islanders routed the Edmonton Oilers 8-1 in a Super Bowl Sunday matinee. Two of Okposo’s three goals came via the power play. Nick L…
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  • OHL Roundup: Andrew Mangiapane nets hat trick, Colts get past S…

    OHL Roundup: Andrew Mangiapane nets hat trick, Colts get past Steelheads

    NHL.com Feb 7 (yesterday)
    BARRIE, Ont. - It was a good night for Calgary Flames prospect Andrew Mangiapane. He scored a hat trick to lead the Barrie Colts past the Mississauga Steelheads 6-3 on Saturday in Ontario Hockey League action. Anthony Stefano, Dylan Sadowy...
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  • Arvidsson scores twice and Predators beat Sharks 6-2

    Arvidsson scores twice and Predators beat Sharks 6-2

    NHL.com Feb 7 (yesterday)
    NASVHILLE, Tenn. - Nashville's forwards have taken plenty of criticism for not producing this season. Not Saturday night. Recent call-up Viktor Arvidsson scored twice, Filip Forsberg had a goal and two assists and the Predators rolled to a...
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  • LA Kings players find confidant in Brantt Myhres

    LA Kings players find confidant in Brantt Myhres

    yahoo.com Feb 6 (yesterday)
    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. – Brantt Myhres doesn’t sleep at his office in the Los Angeles Kings practice facility in El Segundo, Calf. But it’s a place where he feels at ease – since he spends so much time there “There’s food just down the hall,” Myhres said ab…
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  • William Karlsson snaps slump with two goals, Blue Jackets beat …

    William Karlsson snaps slump with two goals, Blue Jackets beat Flames 2-1

    NHL.com yahoo.com Feb 6 (2 days ago)
    CALGARY - Led by a pair of rookies, the surging Blue Jackets picked up another two points on Friday night. William Karlsson scored twice to bust out of a slump and Joonas Korpisalo had 30 saves as Columbus won 2-1 over the Calgary Flames. ...
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  • Ducks beat Coyotes 5-2 for 6th straight win

    Ducks beat Coyotes 5-2 for 6th straight win

    NHL.com Feb 6 (2 days ago)
    ANAHEIM, Calif. - Corey Perry and Andrew Cogliano scored less than two minutes apart early in the third period to break open a tie game, and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Arizona Coyotes 5-2 on Friday night for their season-high sixth straight vict...
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  • Willie Desjardins and the quest to make another postseason (Puc…

    Willie Desjardins and the quest to make another postseason (Puck Daddy Interview)

    yahoo.com Feb 5 (2 days ago)
    Vancouver Canucks coach Willie Desjardins laughs when he’s asked if he can recall if any of his teams at any level missed the playoffs with him as a head coach. “I missed one year in Japan. That’s the only year I ever missed,” said Desjardins recounting…
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  • Traded before ever playing for  Canadiens, Kassian set to skate…

    Traded before ever playing for Canadiens, Kassian set to skate at Bell Centre as an Oiler

    NHL.com Feb 5 (3 days ago)
    MONTREAL - The Bell Centre was supposed to be Zack Kassian's home rink, but he will play his first game there this season as a member of the Edmonton Oilers. The Saturday afternoon game marks Kassian's return to Montreal, which was briefly hi...
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  • Bad penalty kill sinking Sharks at home (Trending Topics)

    Bad penalty kill sinking Sharks at home (Trending Topics)

    yahoo.com Feb 5 (3 days ago)
    Home ice advantage matters a great deal in the NHL. This shouldn't come as any sort of great shock, of course, but the ability to get in the last change, place your stick second on faceoffs, play in a familiar setting, etc. all adds up to a fairly signi…
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  • NHL Three Stars: Toews clutch again; Jagr and Panthers roar ove…

    NHL Three Stars: Toews clutch again; Jagr and Panthers roar over Red Wings

    yahoo.com Feb 5 (3 days ago)
    No. 1 Star: Jonathan Toews, Chicago Blackhawks In his first game back since the All-Star break, Toews scored two goals, including the game-winner in overtime, to give his Blackhawks a 5-4 win over the Arizona Coyotes. The goal was Toews’ fifth OT winner…
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  • Video - Ducks Edge Avs In Overtime 01:11

    Ducks Edge Avs In Overtime

    Mar 20
    Corey Perry's overtime goal lifted the Ducks past the Avs 3-2.
  • 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.
  • Video - Ducks Edge Kings In Overtime 01:11

    Ducks Edge Kings In Overtime

    Mar 18
    Ryan Kesler's overtime goal lifted the Ducks past the Kings 3-2.
  • Video - 'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL 16:06

    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL

    Mar 17
    John Buccigross, Barry Melrose and Scott Burnside kick around the rule changes proposed by the general managers, look at the turmoil in San Jose and make their picks at the tight race for the Presidents' Trophy.