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Manitoba girls charged with assault after attacking officials d…

Manitoba girls charged with assault after attacking officials during hockey brawl

yahoo.com Updated Jul 23 (yesterday)
Two teenage girls in Manitoba have been charged with assault after a tournament hockey game ended in a bitter brawl. The girls, aged 14 and 13, play for the Lake Manitoba First Nation Eagles, who were up against the Stonewall Blues in a minor-league cha…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Could Marc Staal join his brothers with the Hurr…

    Rumor Roundup: Could Marc Staal join his brothers with the Hurricanes?

    thehockeynews.com Jul 23 (yesterday)
    The New York Post’s Larry Brooks believes the Rangers should get busy re-signing defenseman Marc Staal. The 27-year-old blueliner is eligible for unrestricted free agency next summer. His cap hit for this season is $3.98 million. Barring another concuss…
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  • Blues' Gunnarsson on track to return after hip surgery

    Blues' Gunnarsson on track to return after hip surgery

    NHL.com Jul 22 (2 days ago)
    Carl Gunnarsson, the St. Louis Blues' newest defenseman, is still dealing with the aftermath of offseason hip surgery but said he plans to be back on the ice next month. "I'm on schedule," he told Jeremy Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatc...
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  • Barbashev agrees to entry-level contract with Blues

    Barbashev agrees to entry-level contract with Blues

    NHL.com Jul 21 (3 days ago)
    The St. Louis Blues on Monday agreed to terms on a three-year entry-level contract with forward Ivan Barbashev, their second-round selection (No. 33) in the 2014 NHL Draft. Financial terms were not disclosed. Barbashev, 18, appeared in 48 games...
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  • Blues forward Sobotka awarded one-year contract

    Blues forward Sobotka awarded one-year contract

    NHL.com Jul 21 (3 days ago)
    Forward Vladimir Sobotka was awarded a one-year contract through arbitration Monday, the St. Louis Blues announced. Financial terms were not disclosed, but the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports he will receive $2.725 million for the season he return...
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  • Which franchise will be the next to win its first-ever Stanley …

    Which franchise will be the next to win its first-ever Stanley Cup?

    We recently sorted out our Yearbook predictions for 2014-15, which included projected standings and which team will win the Stanley Cup. Without giving it away, our anticipated winner has been to the promised land before. Which mathematically, should no…
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  • Defenseman Butler signs one-year contract with Blues

    Defenseman Butler signs one-year contract with Blues

    NHL.com Jul 16
    Defenseman Chris Butler signed a one-year, two-way contract with the St. Louis Blues, the team announced Wednesday. Financial terms were not disclosed. "My personal goal is to come to training camp and compete for a spot," Butler told the St. L...
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  • Jaden Schwartz changes to No. 17 next season in honor of his si…

    Jaden Schwartz changes to No. 17 next season in honor of his sister Mandi

    In his young NHL career, Jaden Schwartz has found a lot of success wearing No. 9. This past season, he emerged as a big scorer on the contending St. Louis Blues, logging 25 goals and 56 points in 80 games. But he’s changing his number starting in 2014-1…
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  • Jaden Schwartz changes number from 9 to 17 in memory of sister …

    Jaden Schwartz changes number from 9 to 17 in memory of sister Mandi

    yahoo.com Jul 12
    The St. Louis Blues were none too happy about Vladimir Sobotka's decision to bolt for the KHL on Thursday. They responded by re-signing Steve Ott, who wasn't very good for them, but hey, they needed somebody. But while the Blues were annoyed, one of the…
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  • Vladimir Sobotka, Blues were separated by $300K, according to a…

    Vladimir Sobotka, Blues were separated by $300K, according to agent

    yahoo.com Jul 11
    Vladimir Sobotka’s departure to the KHL on Thursday was a bit of a surprise to the St. Louis Blues. The center inked a three-year deal with Omsk will earn him over $4 million tax-free. The team responded by re-signing Steve Ott for two years and $5.2 mi…
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  • St. Louis Blues prospects don’t fit the Russian stereotype

    St. Louis Blues prospects don’t fit the Russian stereotype

    When T.J. Oshie ended a classic Olympic showdown by outduelling the Russians in the shootout, he became an instant hero back in the United States. And while most of the host nation was crestfallen by his derring-do, Oshie had at least one Russian on his…
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  • Blues bring back Ott with two-year contract

    Blues bring back Ott with two-year contract

    The St. Louis Blues have re-signed forward Steve Ott to a two-year contract.
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  • Blues sign Wannstrom, two others to contracts

    Blues sign Wannstrom, two others to contracts

    NHL.com Jul 8
    Sebastian Wannstrom, a 2010 second-round pick of the St. Louis Blues, was one of three forwards signed to one-year, two-way contracts by the team Tuesday. Wannstrom, 23, was the 44th pick of the 2010 draft. He had five points in four games with...
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  • These 23 players can go to arbitration, if they’re not signed t…

    These 23 players can go to arbitration, if they’re not signed to extensions first

    The NHL’s arbitration process is scheduled to begin later this month. Twenty NHL players have filed for arbitration, while three players were taken to arbitration by their teams. Usually, these contracts are settled before the team and player have to fa…
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  • Wingels, Petry re-sign; Blues' new jersey preview; underrated s…

    Wingels, Petry re-sign; Blues' new jersey preview; underrated signings (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com Jul 7
    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. Pressed and ready to go! They'll be in stock starting tomorrow at the @insideaac…
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  • Ken Hitchcock says it’s not all about Paul Stastny for Blues

    Ken Hitchcock says it’s not all about Paul Stastny for Blues

    yahoo.com Jul 6
    Ken Hitchcock of the St. Louis Blues saw the Los Angeles Kings emerge from the insanely competitive Western Conference and capture their second Stanley Cup in three seasons, while the Blues are still looking for their first in franchise history. "T…
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  • Blues sign Stastny to four-year contract

    Blues sign Stastny to four-year contract

    ST. LOUIS -- Unrestricted free agent center Paul Stastny was one of the big fish on the open market Tuesday. Stastny was the St. Louis Blues' top target and landed the former Colorado Avalanche center, signing Stastny to a four-year contract wo...
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  • Big-name UFA Ryan Miller was a bad fit with the Blues. What abo…

    Big-name UFA Ryan Miller was a bad fit with the Blues. What about San Jose?

    Ryan Miller and St. Louis sure looked like an ideal match at first. He went 7-0-1 in his first eight games after arriving from Buffalo via a trade in late February. The Blues were THN’s Stanley Cup pick, and we viewed Miller as the goalie to take them a…
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  • Video - Ryan Miller Fills Goaltender Vacuum In Vancouver 04:08

    Ryan Miller Fills Goaltender Vacuum In Vancouver

    Jul 1
    Scott Burnside discusses the Canucks' signing of goalie Ryan Miller.
  • Video - NHL Free-Agency Preview 06:31

    NHL Free-Agency Preview

    Jun 15
    Scott Burnside, Pierre LeBrun and Craig Custance preview the biggest names hitting the free-agent market and which teams will be trying to chase them down.
  • Video - Jon Hamm Talks Blues' Hockey 02:08

    Jon Hamm Talks Blues' Hockey

    Apr 30
    Jon Hamm joins SportsCenter to discuss the Blues' loss to the Blackhawks in the playoffs.
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    Inside The NHL: Top 3 Goals

    Apr 29
    John Buccigross and Barry Melrose count down the top 3 goals of the week from across the Stanley Cup playoffs.

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