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3 hrs ago | Star Tribune
Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper deflected the puck in the second period, one of only 11 saves he had to make Thursday night.
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7 hrs ago | TwinCities
Minnesota Wild left winger Dany Heatley reacts to a call on the ice in the first period as the Minnesota Wild play the St. Louis Blues at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul on Thursday, April 10, 2014.
11 hrs ago | Thrasher Backer
Yesterday, the NHL announced the three finalists for the Calder Trophy, given annually to the rookie of the year.
15 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun
The wrecking ball has destroyed many of the city's older homes in recent years, victims of the overheated development and real estate markets.
20 hrs ago | SFGate
Logan Couture said the team knows from experience what it needs to do up 3-0. In 2011, the Sharks let the Red Wings force Game 7 in the conference semis, and the long series probably played a role in losing the conference finals in five games.
Nathan MacKinnon of the Colorado Avalanche fires in the first Avalanche goal of the game during the first period of action.
Joey Hishon took the ice during practice with the Avalanche on Wednesday ahead of his NHL debut in Game 4 on Thursday.
Ontario Senator Nancy Ruth donated $5,000 to the B.C. Green party in 2013, the Blue Jays passed the mitt round the dugout to scrape up $300 for the B.C. Liberal party, CUPE Ontario gave $500 to the B.C. NDP, and Allan Markin, part-owner of the Calgary Flames, gave $100,000 to the B.C. Liberals.
Minnesota Wild goaltender Darcy Kuemper gloves one of his 22 game saves against Colorado during the first period of Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul on Monday, April 21, 2014.
Tampa Bay Lightning's Ondrej Palat, Nathan MacKinnon of the Colorado Avalanche, and Lightning teammate Tyler Johnson were named the finalists for the NHL's Calder Trophy as the league's top rookie on Wednesday, April 23, 2014.
In this March 25, 2012 file photo, North Dakota defensemen Dillon Simpson is seen in action against Minnesota during an NCAA men's college hockey tournament in St. Paul, Minn.
Rob Mrvos, executive chef at the Pepsi Center, and his culinary team with Levy Restaurants, are celebrating the Colorado Avalanche's first appearance in the NHL playoffs since 2010 - with food.
With Tyson Barrie clutching his withered left knee on the ice Monday night, the victim of a MCL injury after a vicious collision with Wild winger Matt Cooke, the Avalanche lost a scoring defenseman and key member of their power play.
Raffi Torres can relate to what another crossing-the-line player who has tried to clean up his game is going through with Minnesota Wild forward Matt Cooke facing an NHL suspension for his knee-on-knee hit on Colorado Avalanche defenseman Tyson Barrie.
Ryan O'Reilly, Patrick Marleau and Martin St. Louis have been nominated for this year's Lady Byng Trophy.
Richard Park has only been retired one year from professional hockey, still too soon for deep reflection on a 738-game NHL career spanning 15 seasons and five teams.
A controversial project some Edmontonians thought would never be built is slowly taking shape on a former downtown freight yard.