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4 hrs ago | Mile High Hockey

Colorado Avalanche: News from around the NHL July 25th, 2014

A veteran NHL defenseman remains in a Calgary hospital bed following a collision involving his bicycle and a vehicle which left him with multiple broken vertebrae and a severe case of road rash.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Colorado Avalanche, Cory Sarich, Andre Benoit, NHL Players, Doug Houda

6 hrs ago | MSNBC

Booth eager to prove he 'can play in this League again'

David Booth's tenure with the Vancouver Canucks was rocky, to put it mildly. The former 30-goal scorer finished the 2013-14 campaign with just 19 points in 66 contests.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Matchsticks & Gasoline

Flames re-sign RFA Joni Ortio

There's been a Turku-shaped hole in my heart. Hopefully this guy can fix it. - Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports Ortio hails from Turku, Finland, the exact same place as former Flames goalie Miikka Kiprusoff .

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Nucks Misconduct

Canucks Sign 1st Rounder Jared McCann

The first rounder we got in the Kesler trade is a kid who fancies his game after Kesler.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Linden Vey, Vancouver Canucks, NHL Players, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports

Oil On Whyte

Edmonton Oilers A to Z: Nail Yakupov

Mar 9, 2014; Edmonton, Alberta, CAN; Edmonton Oilers forward Nail Yakupov is checked by Los Angeles Kings forward Anze Kopitar during the second period at Rexall Place.

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Edmonton Journal

Cult of Hockey: Close look at two new belligerent d-men prospects on Oilers

The Edmonton Oilers have increasingly been making use of AHL contracts to add players of interest to the team's system.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mark Arcobello, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, Edmonton Oilers, Craig Ludwig

Gone Puck Wild

Slovakian Exhibition Games To Honor Pavol Demitra

A series of charity games in Slovakia will honor the legacy of former Minnesota Wild forward Pavol Demitra , who tragically died along with 43 others in a plane crash near Yaroslavl, Russia almost three years ago.

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American Reporter

Denver DispatchDEMS Promise to Listen, but Protests Go Unheard

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.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

SLAM! Sports

Leon Draisaitl wants to play in the NHL Asap

Leon Draisaitl poses for a photo with team officials after being selected as the number three overall pick to the Edmonton Oilers in the first round of the 2014 NHL Draft at Wells Fargo Center on Jun 27, 2014 in Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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Bradenton.com

Veteran D Sarich injured in bike accident

Veteran NHL defenseman Cory Sarich remains in a Calgary hospital after being seriously hurt after his bicycle he was riding collided with a car.

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SLAM! Sports

Free agent Cory Sarich hurt in bike accident

Cory Sarich during day 5 of Calgary Flames training camp at the Scotiabank Saddledome on Jan. 17, 2013.

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Broad Street Buzz

Jakub Voracek Heading Toward Big Raise Thanks To O'Reilly

Apr 22, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek skates with the puck against the New York Rangers during the third period in game three of the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Wells Fargo Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Jakub Voracek, NHL Players, Claude Giroux, NHL Atlantic Division, Ryan O'Reilly, Colorado Avalanche

Bradenton.com

Sabres sign free-agent Andre Benoit to 1-year deal

Benoit spent last season with the Colorado Avalanche, and had a career-best 28 points in 79 games.

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Matchsticks & Gasoline

Flames All-Time Countdown Chapter LXXXIX: 114-112

Lever, a 5'11", 185 lb. left winger, was a native of South Porcupine, Ontario. Born on November 14th, 1952, the Vancouver Canucks chose him in the first round of the 1972 NHL Amateur Draft, with the third overall selection.

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Too Many Men On The Site

NHL Free Agency: The Curious Case of Michael Del Zotto

Mar 18, 2014; Edmonton, Alberta, CAN; Nashville Predators defenseman Michael Del Zotto skates with the puck against the Edmonton Oilers during the second period at Rexall Place.

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Flame For Thought

Calgary Flames Updates - July 23, 2014

With the pre-season looming in a few weeks, the Calgary Flames are working hard behind the scenes to prepare for the next season.

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The Globe and Mail

Avalanche avoid arbitration with Ryan O'Reilly

In this April 1, 2011 file photo, Colorado Avalanche's Ryan O'Reilly smiles after scoring the game-winner against the Phoenix Coyotes during a shootout in an NHL game in Glendale, Ariz.

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CBC News

Ryan O'Reilly avoids arbitration with Colorado Avalanche

Colorado Avalanche forward Ryan O'Reilly had a team-high 28 goals last season for the Avalanche.

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BleacherReport

10 NHL Coaches on the Hot Seat in the 2014-15 Season

NHL teams continue to tweak their rosters and sign free agents as the summer rolls along.

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Western Wheel

Cowboys give bucks, time to help children

However, a former Calgary Flame will tell you bull riders and chuckwagon drivers have a heart of gold when it comes to helping children who are victims of sexual abuse.

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