Winnipeg Jets Sign 2011 Draft Pick, Let Another One Go

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The deadline for all 30 teams to sign the draft picks they selected in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft to an entry-level contract ended this past Saturday, Jun. 1.  Depending on the player’s age, those who were not signed will re-enter the 2013 […]

Phoenix Coyotes Look to Extend Dave Tippett’s Contract

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While there is a new group ready to close the deal on purchasing the Phoenix Coyotes, an arena deal with the City of Glendale has yet to be met, which has previously been a major roadblock for buyers.  Until a […]

NHL Pre-Game Notes: Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Boston Bruins (Game 2)

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Tonight’s Round 3, Game 1 of the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Boston Bruins will be televised on RDS, CBC and NBC Sports Network. Face off is set for 8:00 pm (est.) at the CONSOL Energy Center. […]

2013 NHL Playoffs: Fatigue Catching Up with Los Angeles Kings’ Jonathan Quick?

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Halfway through Game 2 of the Western Conference Final against the Chicago Blackhawks, the Los Angeles Kings pulled goalie, Jonathan Quick, and replaced him with backup, Jonathan Bernier, after the Blackhawks took a 4-0 lead. Up to this third round of the […]

2013 NHL Playoffs: Boston Bruins’ Tuukka Rask Perfect Against Pittsburgh Penguins

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Boston Bruins goaltender, Tuukka Rask, put on an exceptional performance in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Final against the Pittsburgh Penguins last night.  He shutout the Penguins by a score of 3-0 stopping all 29 shots he faced. It […]

2013 NHL Playoffs: Penalty on Pittsburgh Penguins Matt Cooke a Factor in Loss to Boston Bruins

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Charles LeClaire – USA TODAY Sports The Pittsburgh Penguins came out with guns blazing to start the first period of Game 1 in the Eastern Conference Finals against the Boston Bruins, but it wasn’t enough when things turned quickly after […]

Columbus Blue Jackets General Manager Uses NHL Draft Combine Fitness Testing

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The NHL draft combine fitness test began yesterday and wraps up today.  According to Columbus Blue Jackets general manager,  Jarmo Kekalainen, the fitness testing is a great way to weed out the good from the average picks and whether or not […]

Pavel Datsyuk Looks to Re-Sign with Detroit Red Wings this Summer

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Detroit Red Wings Russian dynamo forward Pavel Datsyuk is looking to end his career in Russia and speculation has been that he would do so when his contract is up after next season in 2014-15; however, he has recently said that he […]

NHL Pre-Game Notes: Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Boston Bruins (Game 1)

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Tonight’s Round 3, Game 1 of the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Boston Bruins will be televised on RDS, CBC and NBC. Face off is set for 8:00 pm (est) at the CONSOL Energy Center. After almost […]

Minnesota Wild Hoping to Sign Finnish Goalie Antti Raanta

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The Minnesota Wild are apparently in hot pursuit of Finnish goalie Antti Raanta according to StarTribune’s Michael Russo.  Raanta is having one of the best years he could have right now playing for Assat Pori this past season and then recently […]

Robyn Regehr Stays With Los Angeles Kings for Two More Years

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Los Angeles Kings defenseman Robyn Regehr was set to become an unrestricted free agent this upcoming July, but Kings general manager, Dean Lombardi did what he set out to do before free agency and signed Regehr to an extension.  It […]

Will Matt Cooke Rule Pittsburgh Penguins Series Against Boston Bruins?

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It is quite possible that Pittsburgh Penguins feisty forward Matt Cooke will be difficult to contain for the Boston Bruins this upcoming Eastern Conference Final series just as he was in the second round for the Ottawa Senators. The playoff road […]