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Rumor Roundup: Bernier, Stewart among five top remaining trade …

Rumor Roundup: Bernier, Stewart among five top remaining trade targets

thehockeynews.com Updated 37 minutes ago
The NHL trade deadline is only hours away. With Antoine Vermette dealt to Chicago and Curtis Glencross shipped off to Washington, the pool of available trade talent is quickly drying up. Here’s a look at the notable players who could be on the move and …
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  • NHL Capsules: WASHINGTON - Alex Ovechkin scored his 40th and 41…

    NHL Capsules: WASHINGTON - Alex Ovechkin scored his 40th and 41…

    NHL.com ESPN.com 9 hours ago
    WASHINGTON - Alex Ovechkin scored his 40th and 41st goals of the season and added an assist, Braden Holtby made 32 saves, and the Washington Capitals snapped a three-game skid with a 4-0 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Sunday night. O...
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  • Ovechkin scores twice, Capitals end three-game losing streak wi…

    Ovechkin scores twice, Capitals end three-game losing streak with 4-0 win over Toronto

    NHL.com 12 hours ago
    WASHINGTON - Alex Ovechkin scored his 40th and 41st goals of the season and added an assist, Braden Holtby made 32 saves, and the Washington Capitals defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-0 on Sunday night, snapping a three-game losing streak. O...
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  • Could Dion Phaneuf become the next Larry Murphy?

    Could Dion Phaneuf become the next Larry Murphy?

    thehockeynews.com 17 hours ago
    The last time the Toronto Maple Leafs traded a maligned defenseman to the Detroit Red Wings it was Larry Murphy, who went on to win two more Stanley Cups in Detroit and cement his credentials as a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame. After all, four Stanl…
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  • Leafs claim Erixon off waivers from Blackhawks

    Leafs claim Erixon off waivers from Blackhawks

    ESPN.com 21 hours ago
    The Toronto Maple Leafs have claimed well-traveled defenseman Tim Erixon off waivers from the Chicago Blackhawks.
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  • Maple Leafs claim defenceman Tim Erixon off waivers from Blackh…

    Maple Leafs claim defenceman Tim Erixon off waivers from Blackhawks

    NHL.com 22 hours ago
    TORONTO - The Toronto Maple Leafs have claimed well-travelled defenceman Tim Erixon off waivers from the Chicago Blackhawks. Erixon, 24, was once considered a highly touted prospect but will be joining his fourth organization in under six yea...
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  • Rogers Hometown Hockey: Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario

    Rogers Hometown Hockey: Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario

    NHL.com Mar 1 (yesterday)
    NHL Network in the United States and CITY in Canada will televise "Rogers Hometown Hockey" on Sunday at 6:30 p.m. ET prior to the game between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Washington Capitals. The location this week is Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, an...
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  • Trade deadline clouds on-ice focus for Maple Leafs

    Trade deadline clouds on-ice focus for Maple Leafs

    NHL.com thehockeynews.com Mar 1 (yesterday)
    It’s nearly over for the Toronto Maple Leafs. They play one more game, Sunday at the Washington Capitals (7 p.m. ET; City, TVA Sports), and then wait to see what general manager Dave Nonis does before the NHL Trade Deadline at 3 p.m. ET on Monday...
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  • Malhotra gets first as a Canadien, Price gets shutout as Habs t…

    Malhotra gets first as a Canadien, Price gets shutout as Habs top Leafs 4-0

    NHL.com Feb 28 (yesterday)
    MONTREAL - Manny Malhotra scored his first goal as a Canadien and Carey Price made 30 saves for his sixth shutout as Montreal downed the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-0 on Saturday night. David Desharnais, with two, and Tomas Plekanec also scored for...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Maple Leafs, Bruins and Coyotes trade buzz

    Rumor Roundup: Maple Leafs, Bruins and Coyotes trade buzz

    The Toronto Maple Leafs’ dealing the supposedly untradeable David Clarkson to Columbus for Nathan Horton stunned the hockey world. It’s sparked considerable buzz over what other surprises Leafs GM Dave Nonis has in store leading up to the March 2 trade …
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  • Clarkson-for-Horton trade a legal, and brilliant, circumvention…

    Clarkson-for-Horton trade a legal, and brilliant, circumvention of the salary cap

    thehockeynews.com Feb 26 (4 days ago)
    So much for the untradeable player with the unmovable contract. That species of player, thought to be alive and well in the salary cap era, does not exist. In fact, he never has because GMs such as David Nonis and Jarmo Kekalainen can cook up deals like…
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  • Maple Leafs acquire defenceman T.J. Brennan from Chicago for Ab…

    Maple Leafs acquire defenceman T.J. Brennan from Chicago for Abbott

    NHL.com Feb 26 (4 days ago)
    TORONTO - The Toronto Maple Leafs have acquired defenceman T.J. Brennan from Chicago in exchange for forward Spencer Abbott. Brennan will report to the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League. He played 76 games with the Marlies last...
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  • Canadiens set to be buyers, Maple Leafs big sellers at NHL trad…

    Canadiens set to be buyers, Maple Leafs big sellers at NHL trade deadline

    NHL.com Feb 26 (4 days ago)
    Canada's seven NHL teams have seven very different perspectives and goals to accomplish before Monday's NHL trade deadline. Here's a look at where they stand as the clock ticks down to 3 p.m. on March 2. MONTREAL CANADIENS Status: Buyers ...
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  • Video - Could Phil Kessel Be On The Move? 00:54

    Could Phil Kessel Be On The Move?

    Feb 27
    While Jaromir Jagr is a big name that has already been traded, Barry Melrose thinks Phil Kessel could be another star on the move by Monday's trade deadline.
  • Video - Maple Leafs Hold Off Flyers 01:10

    Maple Leafs Hold Off Flyers

    Feb 26
    Dion Phaneuf's third-period goal was the difference in the Maple Leafs' 3-2 win over the Flyers.
  • Video - Staal Brothers Lead Hurricanes To Win 00:47

    Staal Brothers Lead Hurricanes To Win

    Feb 20
    Eric and Jordan Staal both scored in the Hurricanes' 2-1 win over the Maple Leafs.
  • Video - Predators Acquire Franson, Santorelli 02:25

    Predators Acquire Franson, Santorelli

    Feb 15
    ESPN.com's Katie Strang discusses the aggressive moves by the Predators to acquire defenseman Cody Franson and center Mike Santorelli from the Maple Leafs.

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