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Scouting reports from Traverse City, part one

Scouting reports from Traverse City, part one

thehockeynews.com Updated 5 hours ago
The annual Traverse City prospects tournament is in the books for another year and this time, Columbus came out on top despite losing 2014 first-rounder Sonny Milano in the first game. Despite boasting some of the biggest names in the tournament, the Sa…
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  • Ryan Johansen a prickly problem for Blue Jackets…but he’s not a…

    Ryan Johansen a prickly problem for Blue Jackets…but he’s not alone

    thehockeynews.com 20 hours ago
    TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. – The biggest question when it comes to Ryan Johansen’s stalemate with the Columbus Blue Jackets is just because the contract Johansen wants doesn’t exist, are he and his agent wrong for seeking it? In reality, if the numbers being …
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  • Blues invite forward Bissonnette to training camp

    Blues invite forward Bissonnette to training camp

    NHL.com Sep 16 (yesterday)
    The St. Louis Blues have invited unrestricted free agent forward Paul Bissonnette to training camp on a tryout basis, the team announced Tuesday. Bissonnette, 29, has played in 202 NHL games, scoring seven goals and 22 points. He has a plus-7 r...
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  • St. Louis Blues pick Robby Fabbri defies his size

    St. Louis Blues pick Robby Fabbri defies his size

    thehockeynews.com Sep 15 (yesterday)
    I’m eavesdropping on a couple of scouts here in Traverse City. The Columbus and St. Louis prospects are facing off and early on, Robby Fabbri is doing some nice things on a line with Ty Rattie and Yannick Veilleux for the Blues. “Look at Fabbri,” said o…
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  • In Memoriam: Seth Martin – Vladislav Tretiak’s hockey hero

    In Memoriam: Seth Martin – Vladislav Tretiak’s hockey hero

    By Greg Oliver He’s in the International Ice Hockey Federation Hall of Fame, won two Allan Cups, made Glenn Hall’s first face mask and inspired Vladislav Tretiak. Yet because he only played a single season in the NHL, many fans are unaware of the import…
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  • It’s time for hockey to ban the term ‘holdout’

    It’s time for hockey to ban the term ‘holdout’

    With no signs of progress and the two sides still light years apart, the possibility of Ryan Johansen sitting out training camp, and possibly even part of this NHL season, is becoming more real with every passing day. And as that day draws nearer, you c…
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  • Top 10 players/coaches on The Hot Seat

    Top 10 players/coaches on The Hot Seat

    The most daunting challenge when it comes to forming a list of people on The Hot Seat™ for 2014-15 is keeping the list to just 10. Heck, you could have 30 just by placing every coach in the league on there. Because as your trusty correspondent recently …
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  • Puck Daddy’s NHL 2014-15 Emoji Preview: St. Louis Blues

    Puck Daddy’s NHL 2014-15 Emoji Preview: St. Louis Blues

    yahoo.com Sep 7
    (The 2014-15 NHL season is nearly upon us, and attempting to handicap the winners and losers can sometimes leave us speechless. So we decided to break down all 30 teams with the next best thing to words: Emojis!) Last Season In Emojis Last Season, In Su…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Would any RFA stage an extended holdout?

    Rumor Roundup: Would any RFA stage an extended holdout?

    The start of NHL training camp, on Sept. 18, is less than two weeks away, but there’s little progress to report on contract talks involving several restricted free agents. Among the unsigned notables are Columbus’ Ryan Johansen, Minnesota’s Darcy Kuempe…
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  • Blues sign forward Fraser to one-year contract

    Blues sign forward Fraser to one-year contract

    The St. Louis Blues have signed forward Colin Fraser to a one-year, two-way contract, the team announced Friday. Financial details were not disclosed. A third-round pick (No. 69) of the Philadelphia Flyers in the 2003 NHL Draft, Fraser, 29, spe...
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  • Top 10 off-season NHL signings

    Top 10 off-season NHL signings

    As the beginning of NHL training camps draws closer, it’s natural for fans to debate and discuss which teams had the most productive off-season. And although the answer to that question won’t be confirmed for months, if not years, that won’t stop us fro…
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  • Will any GM ever have a summer like Lou Lamoriello did in 1991?

    Will any GM ever have a summer like Lou Lamoriello did in 1991?

    If Scott Gomez and/or Tomas Kaberle make the New Jersey Devils this season and contribute in a meaningful way, GM Lou Lamoriello will be able to claim another feather for a cap that is already bursting with plumage. The veterans are reclamation projects…
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  • St. Louis Blues get a new jersey – what do you think?

    St. Louis Blues get a new jersey – what do you think?

    Monday night, the St. Louis Blues unveiled their new jersey designs for the 2014-15 season at the Ice Breaker fan event. We’re already fans of the Blues logo, having ranked them third in the NHL in our logo rankings last week, and now we like their jers…
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  • Ryan Reaves does not appreciate your (skin) tone, EA Sports

    Ryan Reaves does not appreciate your (skin) tone, EA Sports

    yahoo.com Aug 25
    EA Sports prides itself on accuracy and realism in its sports video games, from the ratings of players to the “if it’s in the game, it’s in the game” graphics. But Ryan Reaves of the St. Louis Blues found one facet of its NHL series lacking in its atten…
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  • Chris Stewart on Sabres season: “Tanking is not in my DNA”

    Chris Stewart on Sabres season: “Tanking is not in my DNA”

    It’s hard not to think of Chris Stewart’s 2013-14 season as a slow, smothering banishment. He entered the season with St. Louis as its reigning top scorer, but that feels like an eternity ago. He struggled to find his consistency and fell as far as the …
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  • NHL logo rankings No. 3: St. Louis Blues

    NHL logo rankings No. 3: St. Louis Blues

    We’re nearing the end of our NHL logo rankings and today we crack the top three with the St. Louis Blues. The Blue Note has represented St. Louis’ NHL team since its inception in 1967, with some alterations along the way. It’s a symbol that stands not j…
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  • Puck Daddy's Summer of Disappointment: St. Louis Blues Edition

    Puck Daddy's Summer of Disappointment: St. Louis Blues Edition

    yahoo.com Aug 3
    (Ed. Note: There’s entirely too much sunshine in the summer. So your friends at Puck Daddy are offering a month of thrown shade and perpetual gloom. Behold, our Summer of Disappointment series, in which we ask fans of all 30 teams to recall the biggest …
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  • Peter Mueller signs with Blues after 1-year absence from NHL

    Peter Mueller signs with Blues after 1-year absence from NHL

    yahoo.com Jul 29
    Peter Mueller signed a 1-year, two-way contract with the St. Louis Blues on Tuesday, getting another chance to revive an NHL career that was devastated by concussions. Mueller spent last season with the Kloten Flyers of the Swiss-A League, notching 46 p…
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  • Peter Mueller signs with Blues after 1-year absence from NHL

    Peter Mueller signs with Blues after 1-year absence from NHL

    yahoo.com Jul 29
    Peter Mueller signed a 1-year, two-way contract with the St. Louis Blues on Tuesday, getting another chance to revive an NHL career that was devastated by concussions. Mueller spent last season with the Kloten Flyers of the Swiss-A League, notching 46 p…
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  • Mueller, Blues agree to one-year contract

    Mueller, Blues agree to one-year contract

    NHL.com Jul 29
    Forward Peter Mueller and the St. Louis Blues have agreed to terms on a one-year, two-way contract, the team announced Tuesday. Financial terms were not disclosed. Mueller, 26, played for Kloten in the Swiss-A league last season. He had 24 goal...
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  • Getting To Know: Curt Bennett

    Getting To Know: Curt Bennett

    Status: NHL center/winger for St. Louis, Atlanta and the Rangers from 1970 to 1980. Resides in Maui, where he owns Hawaii Waterfalls, which creates rock ponds and waterfalls. He also works in real estate. Career Accomplishments: Played college hockey at…
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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 Jul 23
    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?

    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
    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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    Ryan Miller Fills Goaltender Vacuum In Vancouver

    Jul 1
    Scott Burnside discusses the Canucks' signing of goalie Ryan Miller.
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    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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