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3 hrs ago | Canada.com

Blues guitarist B.B. King apologizes for St. Louis concert, cites travel, diabetes

Blues guitarist B.B. King wants his St. Louis fans to give him another chance after an erratic performance led to a stream of audience catcalls and early departures.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, St. Louis Blues

4 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Red Wings grateful for rest, work on special teams at practice

Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock said there's not one disadvantage to starting the first-round playoff series against Boston on Friday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Babcock, NHL Players, Detroit Red Wings, NHL Hockey

8 hrs ago | CBS Local

Blackhawks Playoff Tickets Second Most Expensive In NHL For Series Against Blues

The St. Louis Blues and Chicago Blackhawks are two of the best teams in the NHL this season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Chicago Blackhawks, Corey Crawford, NHL Players, St. Louis Blues

12 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

Game on: Globe hockey writers make their NHL Playoff round one picks

The Chicago Blackhawks carry out the Stanley Cup Championship banner past the Stanley Cup during a ceremony before an NHL hockey game between the Blackhawks and the Washington Capitals Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, in Chicago.

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Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Sports, NHL Hockey, Chicago Blackhawks, Jonathan Toews, NHL Players, Colorado Avalanche, Matt Duchene

16 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Weather doesn't prevent Al Sobotka's traditional Detroit Red Wings playoff barbecue

He's assisted by Leslie Baker, who handles hospitality for the players. Defenseman Kyle Quincey said the barbecue is one of the unique things about playing in Detroit.

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Related Topix: Sports, Kyle Quincey, NHL Players, Detroit Red Wings, NHL Hockey

Tue Apr 15, 2014

BleacherReport

2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Your Guide to Everything You Need to Know

The Stanley Cup playoffs are here at long last - they open Wednesday with three games - and that means the long, seemingly never-ending 82-game season has come to a close.

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Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Atlantic Division, New Jersey Devils, Jaromir Jagr, NHL Players, Chicago Blackhawks, Jonathan Toews

Chillicothe Gazette

Jackets don't mind those who doubt them

The Columbus Blue Jackets don't mind all the doubters. In fact, they almost welcome them.

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Related Topix: Sports, Columbus Blue Jackets, NHL Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, NHL Atlantic Division, Sidney Crosby, Mark Letestu, NHL Players, Evgeni Malkin

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Hoisting the Cup without a hot goalie hard to do

Minnesota Wild goalie Ilya Bryzgalov, right, of Russia, swats away a shot past Nashville Predators right wing Patric Hornqvist, left, of Sweden, during the first period of an NHL hockey game in St. Paul, Minn., Sunday, April 13, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Wild, NHL Hockey, NHL Northwest Division, Nashville Predators, Patric Hornqvist, NHL Players, NHL Eastern Conference, Tuukka Rask

CBS Local

Bruins Series Hits Close To Home For Wings' Brendan Smith, His Brother [BLOG]

APRIL 04: Brendan Smith #2 of the Detroit Red Wings skates with the puck during the NHL game against the Phoenix Coyotes at Jobing.com Arena on April 4, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Red Wings, Brendan Smith, NHL Hockey, NHL Players

Rant Sports

NHL: Five Minnesota Wild Players Who Won't Be Back in 2014

The Minnesota Wild are preparing for a postseason series with the Colorado Avalanche right now, and if they bow out of the playoffs quickly the status of head coach Mike Yeo will be speculated on immediately.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, St. Louis Blues, T.J Oshie, NHL Players

Pensburgh

Get to Know a Blue Jacket: Ryan Johansen

For part of our preview of the Penguins vs. Columbus Blue Jackets series, we profile a couple of important but perhaps lesser known players that may be the difference between winning and losing.

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Related Topix: Sports, R.J. Umberger, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, Brooks Orpik, Paul Martin, Columbus Blue Jackets

Nanaimo Daily News

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Exactly as advertised, Ryan Miller came to the St. Louis Blues and the goals-against number went down.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, St. Louis Blues, Alex Pietrangelo, Alexander Steen, David Backes, Vladimir Tarasenko, NHL Players

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Go Local

Bruins-Red Wings Open Series Friday

How does that old saying go? The greatest things in life don't come easy? That will certainly be the case for the Boston Bruins this spring.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Boston Bruins, NHL Northeast Divison, Detroit Red Wings

Detroit Free Press

Krugs not going to Boston but looking forward to games at Joe Louis Arena

Boston Bruins defenseman Torey Krug passes across the ice during a power play against the Washington Capitals.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Boston Bruins, Torey Krug, NHL Players, NHL Northeast Divison, Detroit Red Wings

Bleedin Blue

St. Louis Blues vs Chicago Blackhawks Schedule, TV Info and More

The St. Louis Blues lost their grip on the Central Division lead during the final week of the 2013-14 NHL season, and they'll be forced to take on the Chicago Blackhawks in the first round as a result.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, St. Louis Blues, Chicago Blackhawks

Sporting News

Barry Trotz out after 15 seasons in Nashville; who's next?

There were plenty of reasons to think it was time for Barry Trotz and the Nashville Predators to part ways, and on Monday, that's exactly what happened.

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Related Topix: Sports, Barry Trotz, NHL Players, Nashville Predators, NHL Hockey, Pekka Rinne

TwinCities

Predators 7, Wild 3: Ilya Bryzgalov shaky in final playoff tune-up

As far as the standings are concerned, the Wild's 7-3 loss to the Nashville Predators on Sunday night at the Xcel Energy Center was meaningless.

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Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Wild, NHL Hockey, Josh Harding, Niklas Backstrom, NHL Players, Nashville Predators, NHL Northwest Division

The Miami Herald

Recap: Minnesota vs. Nashville

St. Paul, MN - Craig Smith scored two goals and the Nashville Predators beat the playoff-bound Minnesota Wild, 7-3, in the regular-season finale for both teams.

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Related Topix: Sports, Nashville Predators, NHL Hockey, Craig Smith, NHL Players, Ryan Ellis, Roman Josi, Shea Weber

Sun Apr 13, 2014

FOX23

Stanley Cup playoffs set to open Wednesday

The defending champion Chicago Blackhawks are aiming to become the first team since the 1997-98 Red Wings to claim back-to-back Stanley Cup titles, while the path back to the Finals for the defending Eastern Conference champions, the Boston Bruins, was made easier after winding up with the best record in the NHL for the first time since 1990.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Chicago Blackhawks, Jonathan Toews, NHL Players, NHL Eastern Conference, Boston Bruins, NHL Northeast Divison, NHL Western Conference

FrozenNotes.com

2013-14: Ryan Miller vs. Jaroslav Halak vs. Brian Elliott

The 2013-14 regular season is officially in the books. As the Blues turn their attention on the playoffs, let's take a quick look back at the season that was.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, St. Louis Blues, Brian Elliott, NHL Players, Jaroslav Halak

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