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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.
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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.
Minnesota's Mikael Granlund scores the winning goal during overtime past Colorado's Erik Johnson and goaltender Semyon Varlamov to give the Wild a 1-0 win in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul on Monday, April 21, 2014.
Oklahoma City Barons general manager Bill Scott is being rewarded for shepherding Edmonton Oilers' farm team to four straight playoff appearances, moving up the ladder to replace lawyer Ricky Olczyk as the NHL team's assistant GM.
Coach Mike Yeo confirmed the change after the pre-game morning skate on Monday. Yeo pulled Bryzgalov for Kuemper midway through the second period on Saturday when the Wild fell behind 3-1.
Myles Chefetz does a tasting in the kitchen at Prime Fish with chef Todd Zimmer, April 14, 2014.
Patrick Roy speaks at a press conference before the Colorado Avalanche play against the Montreal Canadiens on March 17, 2014.
Former Bruin Andrew Ference is volunteering at the Boston Marathon finish line Monday.
There are certain guys you just know you can count on to make a difference at a critical point in a game.
Mar 22, 2014; Saint Paul, MN, USA; Minnesota Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper sprays his mask in the third period against the Detroit Red Wings at Xcel Energy Center.
With seven points in two games, he's already accomplished more in the postseason as an 18-year-old than Gordie Howe, Steve Yzerman, Jarome Iginla and Mike Modano did as 18-year-olds.