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1 hr ago | Pucks And Pitchforks
Apr 7, 2014; Newark, NJ, USA; Calgary Flames goalie Karri Ramo makes a save on New Jersey Devils center Ryan Carter during the third period at Prudential Center. The Flames defeated the Devils 1-0.
2 hrs ago | Matchsticks & Gasoline
Hakan Loob was born on July 3rd, 1960 in Slite, Sweden. A 5'9", 178 lb. forward, he scored 15 goals with four assists in 36 contests for Farjestads BK Karlstad in Sweden in 1979-80.
2 hrs ago | Gone Puck Wild
Training camp is set to open Thursday, with players taking the ice for the first time on Friday, and the Minnesota Wild are already down a goaltender. Josh Harding has been sidelined with an ankle injury, according to Michael Russo of the Star Tribune .
2 hrs ago | The Penticton Western
The turnstiles were busy at the South Okanagan Events Centre as fans lined up to watch the Canucks Young Stars Classic Sept. 12-15.
5 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal
Growing up on an acreage outside of Sherwood Park, Andrew Ference and his older sister Jennifer were never allowed to eat and run. "We always had family dinners and long conversations," the Edmonton Oilers' captain says after climbing stairs along the North Saskatchewan River last week.
8 hrs ago | The Cannon
A common sentiment today after Jarmo Kekalainen's scathing interview with The Dispatch is that the Blue Jackets need to "pay the man his money." He's a star player and you need star players so pay him whatever he wants.
9 hrs ago | CBC News
Sean Monahan, left, is the 19-year-old face of the rebuilding Flames, while veteran Mark Giordano is capable of Norris-quality work on the blue-line. This is the latest in our series of season previews for the seven Canadian-based NHL teams.
10 hrs ago | Mile High Sticking
Conner Bleackley is just one of the rookies looking to make his mark at camp. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports The Colorado Avalanche rookies spoke to the press after their first day of rookie training camp.
13 hrs ago | MSNBC
Interesting tidbit here from the New York Daily News , pertaining to last week's news that the NHL is cracking down on embellishment: [Bill] Daly, the NHL's deputy commissioner, told the Daily News via email on Friday that the NHL's new fines for players and coaches for excessive diving will be determined after each game by video review, regardless of the call on the ice. In other words, just because a player isn't called for embellishment in a game doesn't mean the league can't charge him for it later.
Mar 18, 2014; Edmonton, Alberta, CAN; Edmonton Oilers center Ryan Nugent-Hopkins skates against the Nashville Predators during the second period at Rexall Place. Edmonton Oilers won 5-1.
The lights are strung and the banners are hung. The Pepsi Center is ready for the Democratic National Convention, which starts Monday and runs through Thursday.
Colorado Avalanche prospect Duncan Siemens was the fourth defenseman picked in the 2011 NHL draft, at No. 11. That's NHL-or-bust territory and, based on other Avs picked in the first round from 2009 to 2013, as well as first-round defensemen picked in his draft class, Siemens is a step behind.
Jan 28, 2014; Anaheim, CA, USA; Minnesota Wild defenseman Marco Scandella and Minnesota Wild center Mikael Granlund and Minnesota Wild right wing Jason Pominville celebrate after a goal scored by Minnesota Wild right wing Jason Pominville against the Anaheim Ducks during the first period at the Honda Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports The Minnesota Wild training camp roster for the 2014-15 season was announced today .
The Colorado Avalanche resumed their tradition of holding a rookie training camp before the regular training camp. In previous years, they held only the prospects camp in the summer, which did not include skating.
The Winnipeg Jets outscored the Edmonton Oilers 2-0 in the shoutout, to win game three of the Penticton Young Stars Tournament. The Jets controlled most of the first period.
Getting his first peek at Calgary Flames prospects in game action, the Adirondack Flames skipper is sorting out things in a hurry. "First impressions are often the best ones," Huska said this morning after preparations for today's tourney-closing contest - 6:30 p.m. MT - against the Vancouver Canucks at the South Okanagan Events Centre as part of the Young Stars Classic.
The NHL says it isn't in expansion mode, but if top players had their way, they would like to see franchises added to Seattle and Quebec City.
Mar 20, 2014; Edmonton, Alberta, CAN; Buffalo Sabres starting lineup during the National Anthem between the Edmonton Oilers and the Buffalo Sabres at Rexall Place. Buffalo Sabres won 3-1.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 05:36 pm
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