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54 min ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Update: The Kings won six consecutive games, acquired Marian Gaborik in hopes of jump-starting their offense and rekindled thoughts of moving up in the standings.
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2 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail
Dejected fans sit in their seats shortly after the Vancouver Canucks lost to the San Jose Sharks during game 1 of the Stanley Cup playoffs in Vancouver May 1, 2013.
7 hrs ago | Silver Seven
In preparation for this afternoon's match-up between the Ottawa Senators and the Winnipeg Jets, five questions were put to our sister blog, Arctic Ice Hockey Ottawa makes the trip to Winnipeg today and since these two Canadian teams don't play each other very often, we talked to TJ at Arctic Ice Hockey to better familiarize Silver Seven with ... (more)
11 hrs ago | MSNBC
Awarded annually to the top finisher in regular season, the Presidents' Trophy has always been a weird one in NHL circles.
The last quarter of the NHL season is upon us and the Dallas Stars have a favorable five-game stretch coming up.
Radim Vrbata wasn't having much fun heading into the Olympic break. The Phoenix Coyotes winger and 12-year NHL veteran was in the midst of a painful scoring slump with no end in sight.
Going into the NHL trade deadline, the Minnesota Wild weren't thought to be very active.
Canucks forward Zack Kassian, right, will have a phone hearing with the NHL for his hit from behind against Dallas' Brenden Dillon, left, during Thursday's 6-1 win by the Stars.
N ASHVILLE, Tenn. - Winning the Presidents' Trophy for finishing with the NHL's best regular-season record is no guarantee of capturing the Stanley Cup.
When the NHL announced its realignment plan nearly a year ago, Columbus Blue Jackets president John Davidson was quoted on NHL.com as saying: Geographically, a lot of the NHL's realignment made sense, but when it came to the new playoff format, not only did it not appear make common sense, it hardly made any sense at all.
Over the last two seasons the St. Louis Blues have gone to war twice with the Los Angeles Kings during the playoffs.
The Winnipeg Jets battle the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday night in a clash of Western Conference teams that have been red-hot as of late.
The vast majority of the Abbotsford Heat 's elite offensive components were in Calgary on Wednesday evening, the AHL club's roster having been picked clean by recalls on NHL trade deadline day.
For once, the San Jose Sharks were basically inactive at the NHL trade deadline .
Left wing Martin Erat was acquired by the Phoenix Coyotes along with forward John Mitchell in a trade which sent defenseman Rostislav Klesla, forward Chris Brown and a fourth-round pick to the Washington Capitals on Tuesday.
In the week before the NHL trade deadline, a total of 11 goaltenders were dealt.