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Rumor Roundup: Sabres’ Chris Stewart drawing major interest

Rumor Roundup: Sabres’ Chris Stewart drawing major interest

thehockeynews.com Updated 23 hours ago
Buffalo Sabres right wing Chris Stewart frequently popped up in the rumor mill this week as a possible trade candidate. Stewart, who turns 27 on October 30, is earning $4.2 million this season (with a cap hit of $4.15 million) and becomes eligible for u…
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  • How the 1994 NHL lockout spared us another hideous jersey desig…

    How the 1994 NHL lockout spared us another hideous jersey design

    yahoo.com 23 hours ago
    The Pittsburgh Penguins faced off against the Philadelphia Flyers Wednesday night wearing their new third jerseys. They’re not technically new, as the uniforms are the same design that Mario, Jaromir and Ronnie Franchise wore during their back-to-back S…
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  • Around the League notebook for Wednesday, Oct. 22

    Around the League notebook for Wednesday, Oct. 22

    NHL.com Oct 23 (yesterday)
    WEDNESDAY RESULTS Home Team in CAPS Toronto Maple Leafs, OTTAWA SENATORS - PPD Philadelphia Flyers 5, PITTSBURGH PENGUINS 3 EDMONTON OILERS 3, Washington Capitals 2 ANAHEIM DUCKS 4, Buffalo Sabres 1 ANDERSEN, PERRY HELP DUCKS SOA...
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  • NHL Three Stars: Hats off to Corey Perry

    NHL Three Stars: Hats off to Corey Perry

    yahoo.com Oct 23 (yesterday)
    No. 1 Star: Corey Perry, Anaheim Ducks Recorded his second hat trick of the year to propel the Ducks to a 4-1 win over the Sabres. Perry is now tied for the NHL lead in goal scoring with the Rangers’ Rick Nash. No. 2 Star: Sean Couturier, Philadelphia F…
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  • NHL Capsules: PITTSBURGH, Pa. - R.J. Umberger and Matt Read sco…

    NHL Capsules: PITTSBURGH, Pa. - R.J. Umberger and Matt Read sco…

    NHL.com Oct 23 (yesterday)
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. - R.J. Umberger and Matt Read scored 2 minutes apart in the third period to lift the Philadelphia Flyers past the Pittsburgh Penguins, 5-3 on Wednesday night. Umberger, a Pittsburgh native, beat Marc-Andre Fleury 6:50 into the...
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  • NHL Capsules: PITTSBURGH, Pa. - R.J. Umberger and Matt Read sco…

    NHL Capsules: PITTSBURGH, Pa. - R.J. Umberger and Matt Read sco…

    NHL.com Oct 22 (yesterday)
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. - R.J. Umberger and Matt Read scored 2 minutes apart in the third period to lift the Philadelphia Flyers past the Pittsburgh Penguins, 5-3 on Wednesday night. Umberger, a Pittsburgh native, beat Marc-Andre Fleury 6:50 into the...
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  • R.J. Umberger, Matt Read score 2 minutes apart in 3rd, Flyers b…

    R.J. Umberger, Matt Read score 2 minutes apart in 3rd, Flyers beat Penguins 5-3

    NHL.com thehockeynews.com Oct 22 (yesterday)
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. - R.J. Umberger and Matt Read scored 2 minutes apart in the third period to lift the Philadelphia Flyers past the Pittsburgh Penguins, 5-3 on Wednesday night. Umberger, a Pittsburgh native, beat Marc-Andre Fleury 6:50 into the...
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  • Penguins, Flyers fans sing ‘O Canada’ in support of Ottawa afte…

    Penguins, Flyers fans sing ‘O Canada’ in support of Ottawa after shootings

    yahoo.com deadspin.com Oct 22 (yesterday)
    The Toronto Maple Leafs and Ottawa Senators were due to play on Wednesday night. They did not because downtown Ottawa came under siege earlier in the day, when a gunman shot and killed a solider at the National War Memorial before the gunman was shot an…
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  • Kyle Flanagan Crushed On Open Ice Hit In The Swedish Hockey Lea…

    Kyle Flanagan Crushed On Open Ice Hit In The Swedish Hockey League

    deadspin.com Oct 22 (yesterday)
    This huge hit comes to us from the Svenska hockeyligan, also known as the Swedish Hockey League. The guy doing the trucking is Jesper Jensen, a Danish forward who plays for Färjestad BK, and the guy getting trucked is Kyle Flanagan, an American and onet…
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  • Blackhawks' Crawford (upper-body) will sit

    Blackhawks' Crawford (upper-body) will sit

    ESPN.com Oct 21 (3 days ago)
    Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford will not play against the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday due to an upper-body injury.
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  • Los Angeles Kings pick Adrian Kempe brings power to The Hot Lis…

    Los Angeles Kings pick Adrian Kempe brings power to The Hot List

    thehockeynews.com Oct 21 (3 days ago)
    The big news in the prospect world right now concerns the class-action lawsuit filed against the CHL and without going into too much detail, I think this could have a dramatic effect on junior hockey. With profits and losses so extreme across the contin…
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  • Stars' Nemeth out for season with arm laceration

    Stars' Nemeth out for season with arm laceration

    NHL.com Oct 20 (4 days ago)
    Dallas Stars forward Patrik Nemeth will miss the remainder of the season with an arm laceration sustained in the first period of a game Saturday against the Philadelphia Flyers, the team announced Monday. "It was a real severe laceration," Star...
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  • Flyers just a defense away

    Flyers just a defense away

    philly.com NHL.com Oct 20 (4 days ago)
    Until they get some defensive help, the Flyers have to hope their potent offense can outscore their foes.
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  • Flyers recall forward VandeVelde from Lehigh Valley

    Flyers recall forward VandeVelde from Lehigh Valley

    NHL.com Oct 15
    The Philadelphia Flyers recalled forward Chris VandeVelde from Lehigh Valley of the American Hockey League, the team announced Wednesday. VandeVelde scored two goals in the Phantoms' 5-2 win against the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins on opening...
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  • Goodbye, NHL enforcers. Believe it or not, I won’t miss you

    Goodbye, NHL enforcers. Believe it or not, I won’t miss you

    There was a time when I watched a hockey game and if there wasn’t a fight I felt ripped off. I loved a good scrap; so much so that when Steve Dryden offered me a position at The Hockey News in 1992, I took the job on the condition I would never have to …
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  • Rumor Roundup: Philadelphia Flyers shopping for blueline beast?

    Rumor Roundup: Philadelphia Flyers shopping for blueline beast?

    The Philadelphia Flyers suffered a scare last week when defenseman Braydon Coburn was sidelined by a lower-body injury. It raised speculation they might go shopping for blueline help if the injury was long term, but it appears he could return to action …
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  • Winless Flyers search for positives

    Winless Flyers search for positives

    philly.com Oct 15
    The Flyers played good hockey against a good team Tuesday night at the Wells Fargo Center, and the best thing they could say afterward was that at least it was not good for nothing.
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  • The Hot List: Banned in Minnesota, thriving in Vancouver

    The Hot List: Banned in Minnesota, thriving in Vancouver

    With NCAA hockey officially in full swing, there is action aplenty to watch for in the prospect world. Boston University’s Jack Eichel and Erie’s Connor McDavid already seem to have a fantastic game of anything-you-can-do-I-can-do-better going on, but w…
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  • Flyers' Lecavalier out because of lower-body injury

    Flyers' Lecavalier out because of lower-body injury

    NHL.com Oct 13
    Philadelphia Flyers forward Vincent Lecavalier will miss two weeks and defenseman Braydon Coburn is day-to-day with lower-body injuries, the Flyers said Monday. Lecavalier appeared to sustain an injury to his left foot when he blocked a shot ta...
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  • Inside the Flyers:  NHL botches Pronger's hiring

    Inside the Flyers: NHL botches Pronger's hiring

    philly.com Oct 11
    An NHL SiriusXM commentator noted the irony of the situation Thursday: Chris Pronger, known as Captain Nasty because of the ultraphysical way he played, was being considered for a job in the league's player-safety department.
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  • Video - Blackhawks Shut Out Flyers 00:47

    Blackhawks Shut Out Flyers

    Oct 21
    Antti Raanta recorded his second-career shutout and Patrick Kane scored two goals in the Blackhawks' 4-0 win over the Flyers.
  • Video - Devils Hold Off Flyers 01:01

    Devils Hold Off Flyers

    Oct 9
    Michael Cammalleri scored two goals in the Devils' 6-4 win over the Flyers.
  • Video - Bruins Win Home Opener 01:37

    Bruins Win Home Opener

    Oct 8
    Chris Kelly's goal with less than two minutes left in the game lifted the Bruins past the Flyers 2-1.
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    NHL's Best And Worst Fashion Sense

    Sep 26
    NHL players make their picks for who on their team is the best and worst dresser in the locker room.

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