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Top five potential free agent NHL coaches this summer

Top five potential free agent NHL coaches this summer

thehockeynews.com Updated Mar 30 (yesterday)
With this NHL off-season having the weakest class of unrestricted free agents in recent memory, the biggest names that change teams more than likely are going to be behind the bench. Some of the potential coaching free agents will depend on the regular-…
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  • What went wrong for Sharks; Vegas free agent plans; unsafe hock…

    What went wrong for Sharks; Vegas free agent plans; unsafe hockey helmets (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com 23 hours ago
    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. Russian goalie Maria Sorokina dedicates mask to the late Alexei Cherepanov. Phot…
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  • Ouch! NBCSN analyst Engblom gets stitches after struck in foreh…

    Ouch! NBCSN analyst Engblom gets stitches after struck in forehead by puck in Sharks-Pens game

    NHL.com Mar 30 (yesterday)
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. - NBC Sports Network analyst Brian Engblom needed stitches after taking a puck to his forehead late in the second period of the Pittsburgh Penguins' 3-2 shootout victory over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday night. Penguins star ...
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  • Why the Penguins should trade Sidney Crosby for the No. 1 pick

    Why the Penguins should trade Sidney Crosby for the No. 1 pick

    thehockeynews.com Mar 29 (2 days ago)
    Before any Pittsburgh fans go and get their jerseys in a jumble, just pause for a second, take a deep breath and think about it: if the Penguins fail to get back to the Stanley Cup final for the sixth straight season, what else is left for the franchise…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Goaltending questions for several teams as off-s…

    Rumor Roundup: Goaltending questions for several teams as off-season nears

    thehockeynews.com Mar 28 (3 days ago)
    The Ottawa Sun’s Bruce Garrioch lists the San Jose Sharks, Buffalo Sabres, Edmonton Oilers, Toronto Maple Leafs, Calgary Flames “and possibly” the St. Louis Blues as teams that could seek goaltending this summer. Free agency is one reason these clubs co…
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  • Watch BU’s Danny O’Regan score in overtime to defeat Yale in NC…

    Watch BU’s Danny O’Regan score in overtime to defeat Yale in NCAA regional semifinal opener

    thehockeynews.com Mar 27 (4 days ago)
    The top-seeded Boston University squad earned a trip to the NCAA Northeast Regional Final with a spirited overtime win against Yale on Friday. San Jose Sharks prospect and right winger Danny O’Regan provided the heroics when he buried a rebound on a sho…
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  • NHL Three Stars: Pavelec stops 39; Marleau leads Sharks over Re…

    NHL Three Stars: Pavelec stops 39; Marleau leads Sharks over Red Wings

    yahoo.com NHL.com Mar 27 (5 days ago)
    No. 1 Star: Ondrej Pavelec, Winnipeg Jets The Jets stayed in the playoff hunt with a 5-2 win over the Montreal Canadiens. Pavelec was excellent again, stopping 39 shots for his sixth straight victory. Mark Scheifele and Jim Slater each had a goal and an…
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  • Whose heads should roll if the Boston Bruins miss the playoffs?

    Whose heads should roll if the Boston Bruins miss the playoffs?

    thehockeynews.com Mar 26 (5 days ago)
    Pop quiz, Bruins fans: where were you when the Joe Thornton trade went down Nov. 30, 2005? And how did you feel when the ticker crawl on the nearest TV unveiled the return for your team’s franchise center? BREAKING: Boston Bruins trade C Joe Thornton to…
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  • Former Red Wing, Canuck Mikael Samuelsson announces retirement

    Former Red Wing, Canuck Mikael Samuelsson announces retirement

    thehockeynews.com Mar 26 (5 days ago)
    Following one-season in the SHL, 13-year NHL veteran Mikael Samuelsson has decided to hang up his skates. Samuelsson, 38, was drafted in the fifth round, 145th overall, by the San Jose Sharks in the 1998 draft, but didn’t really make his mark in the NHL…
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  • Mark your calendars – the date has been set for the NHL’s most …

    Mark your calendars – the date has been set for the NHL’s most anticipated draft lottery in years

    thehockeynews.com Mar 25 (6 days ago)
    For months now, hockey fans have slowly built their anticipation for one of the most highly-consequential NHL draft lotteries since the process was introduced in 1995. And now it appears the league has settled on a date people can circle on their calend…
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  • NHL Playoff Death Watch: Everyone wins in the West (except Avs,…

    NHL Playoff Death Watch: Everyone wins in the West (except Avs, Sharks)

    Since we're down to the final moments of postseason life for teams in contention, Puck Daddy solemnly begins a daily countdown to annihilation. The Western Conference bubble teams all did their duty on Monday night, as the Flames, Wild, Jets, Kings and …
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  • Antti Niemi makes miraculous save with help from Tommy Wingels

    Antti Niemi makes miraculous save with help from Tommy Wingels

    Sometimes, no matter how great a save may be, a goaltender needs a little help from the rest of his teammates. That’s exactly what happened Monday night after Sharks netminder Antti Niemi robbed Senators winger Alex Chiasson. Niemi, whose future in San …
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  • The 10 most surprising struggles of 2014-15

    The 10 most surprising struggles of 2014-15

    As much as a story like the resurgent New York Islanders or the Andrew Hammond-led Ottawa Senators pleases us, there will always be teams or players that fail to meet expectations. Be it simply a down year or a minor – or major, when it comes to a team …
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  • What does late playoff push mean for Dallas Stars?

    What does late playoff push mean for Dallas Stars?

    yahoo.com Mar 23
    The Ottawa Senators cannot be the only team to come from the depths of mediocrity and make an unbelievable run to the playoffs. There has to be another squad that can make a postseason race a little more interesting. With the Kings and Sharks swooning i…
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  • NCAA Frozen Four: Players to watch from every team in the tourn…

    NCAA Frozen Four: Players to watch from every team in the tournament

    College hockey’s Frozen Four kicks off this week with 16 teams gunning for a spot in Boston, where the semifinal and final will be held in April. Regionals spread the squads across four cities and there is a lot of firepower at this year’s installment. …
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  • Plekanec goal, Price's second straight shutout, lift Canadiens …

    Plekanec goal, Price's second straight shutout, lift Canadiens over Sharks 2-0

    NHL.com Mar 21
    MONTREAL - Tomas Plekanec scored in the first period and Carey Price made 29 saves for his second shutout in a row and ninth shutout of the season as the Montreal Canadiens eked out a 2-0 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Saturday night. Pr...
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  • Backchecking: Russian star Sergei Makarov speaks (very) softly …

    Backchecking: Russian star Sergei Makarov speaks (very) softly but carried a huge stick

    By Denis Gibbons Terry Crisp bent over backwards to show Sergei Makarov respect when the great Soviet winger came to play in the NHL for Calgary in 1989. One day the Flames coach was drawing up a play on the board, illustrating to Makarov how to positio…
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  • Bryan Lerg with a pair of goals to lift the Sharks over the Ice…

    Bryan Lerg with a pair of goals to lift the Sharks over the IceCaps 3-1

    NHL.com Mar 20
    WORCESTER, Mass. - Bryan Lerg scored twice in the first period and Aaron Dell made 24 saves as the Worcester Sharks downed the visiting St. John's IceCaps 3-1 on Friday in American Hockey League action. Rylan Schwartz also scored for the Shar...
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  • 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 - '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.
  • Video - Sharp Scores Twice In Blackhawks' Win 01:05

    Sharp Scores Twice In Blackhawks' Win

    Mar 14
    Patrick Sharp scored two goals to increase his season total to 12 in Chicago's 6-2 win over San Jose.
  • Video - Playoff Battle In Pacific Division 01:37

    Playoff Battle In Pacific Division

    Mar 10
    With the Ducks running away with the division title, there could be four teams, including the defending champion Kings, battling for just two playoff spots.

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