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54 min ago | Oil On Whyte
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.
1 hr ago | American Reporter
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.
3 hrs ago | Daily Camera
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.
5 hrs ago | Gone Puck Wild
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 .
6 hrs ago | Mile High Sticking
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.
7 hrs ago | Arctic Ice Hockey
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.
8 hrs ago | Canada.com
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.
12 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press
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.
13 hrs ago | Sabre Noise
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.
13 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal
Almost certainly one big young rookie centre is going to make the Edmonton Oilers this October, but it's increasingly clear that there will be stiff competition for that job. Skilled and lanky Bogdan Yakimov followed up a strong development camp in Jasper with a sensational game against the Calgary Flames rookies on Saturday night in the Okanagan Young Guns tournament.
14 hrs ago | Gone Puck Wild
Oct 28, 2013; Saint Paul, MN, USA; Minnesota Wild forward Nino Niederreiter tapes his stick prior to the game against the Chicago Blackhawks at Xcel Energy Center. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports We're so close.
15 hrs ago | Mile High Hockey
What to Watch for Next Season - The Colorado Avalanche should be an exciting team to watch next season, if only for the unpredictability of their players. It seemed just about everything went right for the Avs last year, which allowed them to make the playoffs with ease.
15 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal
Check out pictures from the Kaleido Family Arts Festival held Sept. 13, 2014 on Alberta Avenue.
17 hrs ago | DurhamRegion.com
The 19-year-old left-winger was selected by the Vancouver Canucks 24th overall at the 2013 draft when Mike Gillis was the team's general manager and John Tortorella was its head coach. Shinkaruk was among the final cuts at training camp last season before being returned to the WHL's Medicine Hat Tigers, where he suffered a hip injury that eventually ended his year.
Calgary Flames head coach Bob Hartley had to be impressed with the performance of Josh Jooris from Friday September 12th's Young Stars game. Mandatory Credit: Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports In the opening game of the Young Stars Tournament, the player that stole my attention was #86 Josh Jooris.
Dec 14, 2013; Winnipeg, Manitoba, CAN; Dallas Stars forward Jamie Benn celebrates after he scores against the Winnipeg Jets during the second period at MTS Centre. Mandatory Credit: Bruce Fedyck-USA TODAY Sports Recently, the experts at NHL.com voted Jamie Benn as the top left-wing in the NHL right now.
Fascinators made a special appearance today at the 69th annual B.C. Derby at Hastings Racecourse as men and women dug deep into their closet for their best attire. This event marks the 125th anniversary of horse racing in B.C. and guests were treated to a large birthday cake to honour the milestone.
Colorado Avalanche C Joseph Blandisi battles for the puck with D Duncan Siemens during rookie camp practice last year on September 10, 2013 at Family Sports. Fans will get their first chance to see this year's first-round draft pick, Conner Bleackley, on skates Monday at 9:45 a.m. at Family Sports Center.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 10:01 pm
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