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1 hr ago | BleacherReport

Ranking the Most Likely Dynasties in the NHL Today

In today's salary-cap driven NHL , parity is the name of the game. More than ever before, the playing field has leveled out.

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Related Topix: Sports, Benoit Pouliot, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, Edmonton Oilers, Alain Vigneault, Minnesota Wild, Josh Harding, Niklas Backstrom

5 hrs ago | Kelowna Capital News

Rockets test goalies between pipes

The Kelowna Rockets split a pair of Western Hockey League exhibition games on the weekend, opening up with a win over the Kamloops Blazers before losing to Vancouver on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Sports, NHL Hockey, Vancouver Canucks

9 hrs ago | Gone Puck Wild

Watch Every Goal Marco Scandella Scored Last Season

Minnesota Wild defenseman Marco Scandella and center Kyle Brodziak react to the win over the Colorado Avalanche in a overtime period in game seven of the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Pepsi Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Wild, NHL Hockey, Marco Scandella, NHL Players, Kyle Brodziak, Jared Spurgeon, Colorado Avalanche

13 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

Cult of Hockey: If Darnell Nurse makes it to Oilers, he will have earned it

Darnell Nurse with Edmonton Oilers executives Scott Howson and Stu MacGregor at the 2013 NHL Draft.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Darnell Nurse, Edmonton Oilers, NHL Players, Martin Marincin, Oscar Klefbom, Evan Campbell

17 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Overagers excited about NHL - Scamps

All three of the Brandon Wheat Kings' 20-year-old players will have one more week with the Western Hockey League club before heading to NHL training camps.

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Related Topix: Sports, Eric Roy, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, Calgary Flames, Columbus Blue Jackets, NHL Central Division

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Canada.com

Video: Canucks host 'Kids Only' presser at PNE

Thousands of people attended Labour Day celebrations Monday at Swangard Stadium in Burnaby, including Jim Sinclair, president of the B.C. Federation of Labour, and Jim Iker, president of the BC Teachers Federation.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Vancouver Canucks, Eddie Lack, NHL Players, Kevin Bieksa

Star Tribune

It's Sept. 1, and Kuemper, Niederreiter remain unsigned; Nick Seeler transferring to Gophers

Michael Russo has covered the National Hockey League since 1995. He has covered the Minnesota Wild for the Star Tribune since 2005, after 10 years of covering the Florida Panthers for the Sun-Sentinel.

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Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Wild, NHL Hockey, Marco Scandella, Josh Harding, Niklas Backstrom, Cody Almond, NHL Players

MSNBC

Five interesting players still on UFA market

His value has dropped substantially since the Edmonton Oilers inked him to a controversial five-year, $21.25 million offer sheet, but he's still just 31 years old and might be able to play a supporting role.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Players, Ilya Bryzgalov, Edmonton Oilers, Ron Hextall, Daniel Alfredsson

Flame For Thought

Calgary Flames Hot Start to the Morning Vol 34

Mar 1, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Ice crew workers shovel snow off the ice in a Stadium Series hockey game.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Calgary Flames, Curtis Glencross, NHL Players, Brian McGrattan, Sean Monahan

Matchsticks & Gasoline

Sean Monahan, Sam Bennett, and the danger of the nine-game sample

On the surface, Monahan had a great rookie year, but his underlying numbers suggest he struggled.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Calgary Flames, Sean Monahan, NHL Players, Sven Baertschi

Mile High Hockey

Colorado Avalanche: News from around the NHL September 1st, 2014

Justin Schultz isn't a fully-formed No. 1 NHL defenceman just yet, so the Edmonton Oilers are giving him a chance to grow into one.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Edmonton Oilers, Justin Schultz, NHL Players, Tyson Barrie, Colorado Avalanche

Examiner.com

2014-2015 NHL preview: Minnesota Wild

The Minnesota Wild got themselves some payoff last year from their big free agent deals they doled out in the not too distant past.

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Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Wild, NHL Hockey, Mikko Koivu, Josh Harding, Niklas Backstrom, NHL Players

Sun Aug 31, 2014

MSNBC

Report: Vincour to return to Avs organization

After spending a season with the KHL's AK Bars Kazan, forward Tomas Vincour has decided to return to the Colorado Avalanche's organization, according to the Czech league's HC Kometa Brno's official website .

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Related Topix: Sports, Tomas Vincour, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, Colorado Avalanche, Nathan MacKinnon, Dallas Stars, Cameron Gaunce

MSNBC

Columnist: Schultz deal might complicate Avs' talks with RFA Barrie

Barrie, who remains a restricted free agent, is in a similar position with the Colorado Avalanche in the sense that he's an offensive defenseman who is coming off of his entry-level deal and is likely to end up with a bridge contract.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Colorado Avalanche

Blackhhawk up

Sunday Power Rankings-Top 10 New Newcomers to the Central Division

May 27, 2014; Montreal, Quebec, CAN; Montreal Canadiens forward Daniel Briere stretches during the warmup period in game five of the Eastern Conference Final of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs against the New York Rangers at the Bell Centre.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Colorado Avalanche, Daniel Briere, NHL Players, NHL Northeast Divison, Montreal Canadiens, Dallas Stars, Ales Hemsky

Examiner.com

Flames to participate in Calgary Pride Parade

According to the Canadian Olympic Committee in a press release, Sven Baertschi and Mikael Backlund of the Calgary Flames will be participating in the 2014 Calgary Pride Parade on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Calgary Stampeders, Canadian Football League, Canada, Sports, NHL Hockey, Calgary Flames, Sven Baertschi, Mikael Backlund, NHL Players, Olympics

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Flame For Thought

Dennis Wideman, Re-Introducing Your Calgary Flames

Jan 9, 2014; Calgary, Alberta, CAN; Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman skates with the puck against the St. Louis Blues during the third period at Scotiabank Saddledome.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Calgary Flames, Dennis Wideman, NHL Players, Jordan Henry

GantDaily.com

Ex-Blackhawks defenseman Sheldon Brookbank looks to join Flames

Chicago, IL, United States - The Chicago Blackhawks' cap space issues forced defenseman Sheldon Brookbank, an unrestricted free agent, to pursue a spot with the Calgary Flames.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Chicago Blackhawks, Sheldon Brookbank, NHL Central Division, NHL Players, Calgary Flames

Mile High Hockey

REPORT: Tomas Vincour to return to the Avalanche organization

As originally reported this morning by our friends at Eurolanche , Tomas Vincour looks to be headed back to Denver this fall.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Colorado Avalanche, Tomas Vincour, NHL Players, Tyson Barrie, Joey Hishon

Habs Eyes On The Prize

Saturday Habs Links: Guy Lafleur thinks Markov should be the captain

Here are your daily links, including an interview with Manny Malholtra, Guy Lafleur's opinion, Josh Gorges new start as a Sabre, the new EA NHL 15 trailers, and more! Congratulations to Derek Wills, longtime voice of the Hamilton Bulldogs, for breaking into the big league.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Buffalo Sabres, Josh Gorges, NHL Players, Calgary Flames, Montreal Canadiens

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