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  1. Toledo Walleye fans pack Huntington Center, downtown businesses for Game 7Read the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | WTVG-TV Toledo

    Not knowing if this would be the last face-off of the year, Toledo Walleye fans came out in droves to see Game Seven of the conference finals. "It's huge," says Rhonda Arnold, a season ticket holder.


  2. Sabres interviewing ex-Penguins boss BylsmaRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | The Times Leader

    A person familiar with the discussions told The Associated Press the talks took place in Buffalo and included Sabres owners Terry and Kim Pegula and general manager Tim Murray. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the Sabres have declined to discuss their search to replace Ted Nolan, who was fired last month.


  3. Lenovo Rolls Out $49 Cast Streaming Video HubRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | CNet News

    The company also announced a new ThinkPad Tablet 10 business tablet and two new data storage appliances for small and midsize businesses. Lenovo is getting into the streaming video marketplace with its new Cast streaming video hub, and introduced a new business-aimed ThinkPad tablet and two new data storage appliances aimed at business users.


  4. Getzlaf sets Ducks record in playoff win over BlackhawksRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    According to the National Hockey League on Monday, Canadian Olympic gold medalist Ryan Getzlaf of Regina, Saskatchewan set an Anaheim Ducks franchise record for most points by one player in a single Stanley Cup playoff season as the Ducks defeated the Chicago Blackhawks 5-4 in overtime in game five of the NHL Western Conference Final in Anaheim. Getzlaf recorded his record breaking 19th point with an assist on a goal by Patrick Maroon with 5:15 left in the third period.


  5. Notable sports scandalsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Fourteen people, including high-ranking officials from FIFA, soccer's international governing body, were indicted Wednesday in what prosecutors say is a $150-million racketeering and fraud scheme. Here's a look some other notable sports scandals: Eight members of the Chicago White Sox are banned for life from Major League Baseball for throwing games and losing the 1919 World Series on purpose in exchange for money from gamblers.


  6. Patsy Caravetta - The Gentleman BarberRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Free Press

    For a boy born in Fernie in the late 1920s and growing up through the depression years, by today's standards no one would consider it an "easy time." Speaking to Patsy Caravetta about those years however, it becomes obvious, that despite the hardships, he looks back with fondness.


  7. Lenovo's ThinkPad 10 adds a stylus that turns your handwriting into textRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CNET

    The next generation of the ThinkPad 10 business tablet taps into Intel's quad-core Atom processor to provide a work-focused Windows 10 experience. One of the latest announcements to come in from Lenovo's Tech World event in Beijing is the second generation of Lenovo's "business tablet," the ThinkPad 10. Unveiled on May 28, the 10.1-inch tablet is broadly similar to the first incarnation, but does pack in a few new features while keeping the starting price down at $549 .


  8. Chilliwack female goaltender chases goals of her ownRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Brad Stuart jokes that when his daughter Kate first wanted to be a goalie, he gave her the heaviest, worst pads he could find so she would choose a different position. That was when she was eight years old, and both father and daughter could not have imagined how far Kate would come in the seven years that have since passed.


  9. This WEEK in Hockey History: May 24-30Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Blueshirt Banter

    May 28, 1900 Former NHL defenseman Clarence "Taffy" Abel born in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich.


  10. Sharks expected to name DeBoer as coach ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Paradise Post

    The Sharks are expected to announce Thursday that former New Jersey Devils coach Peter DeBoer will be their next coach. DeBoer was initially identified as general manager Doug Wilson's choice to succeed Todd McLellan behind the San Jose bench by Pierre LeBrun of ESPN, who cited an unnamed source.


  11. Local Heroes: Special Smiles & Special OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WVNY

    Before the athletes start the games on Saturday, they'll be able to get a quick dental & health check-up. Hundreds of athletes are getting ready for the Special Olympics later this week! Meet a special woman, who helps tell the story of the many heroes you'll see at the games.


  12. Ritcey named full-time president of the Maritime Junior Hockey LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Guardian

    When Dave Ritcey stepped off an airplane on Wednesday morning, he was greeted with congratulations from Tom Renney, president and CEO of Hockey Canada and an old family friend. The previous day, the Truro, N.S., native had accepted the appointment to become the full-time president of the Maritime Junior Hockey League, following four months of experience in the interim role.


  13. James R. TompkinsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Gazette

    DIXON – James Roland Tompkins, 37, of Dixon, passed away Saturday, May 23, 2015, at Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield. James was born Sept.


  14. Spreading the good news of Cornwall's peopleRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Seaway News

    We're a lot of things in Cornwall and area. We're doctors, lawyers, writers and labourers.


  15. On AHL Rookie Ice Time and ConditioningRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Nucks Misconduct

    When 2014 first round draft picks Jake Virtanen and Jared McCann arrived in Utica a few weeks ago, many fans back home in Vancouver expected them to slide right into the lineup. Put simple, those fans were disappointed.


  16. Comparable to Olympic podiumRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Journal-Pioneer

    Spending last weekend helping to build a home for a family in Mexico was an overwhelming experience testifies Summerside's Heather Moyse. Moyse, a two-time Olympic gold medalist in bobsled, joined 17 other Olympians from five countries and 10 Olympic years on the Homes of Hope build May 22 and 23. They started with just a foundation and finished off the weekend project by handing the keys to the seven-member Diaz-Gomez family.


  17. Boston 2024 Encouraged By Reception From IOCRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WBUR-AM Boston

    The leadership of Boston 2024 and the U.S. Olympic Committee were in Switzerland Wednesday for full day of private meetings with senior staffers at the headquarters of the International Olympic Committee in Lausanne. "It was a whirlwind day," said Steve Pagliuca, who was making the trip in his first full week as the chair of Boston 2024.


  18. Olympian Cheryl Bernard climbs Kilimanjaro for kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Since stepping on the podium at the 2010 Winter Olympics, Cheryl Bernard has always used her silver medal as means of giving back to the community. Last year the curling champion completed her first marathon in support of World Vision, and this year, her biggest challenge yet: climbing Mount Kilimanjaro.


  19. BCHL: League announces date for ShowcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The British Columbia Hockey League announced last week that the Chilliwack Chiefs and Prospera Centre will once again be host team and venue for the fourth annual Bauer BCHL Showcase. The event is scheduled for Sept.


  20. Visnovsky's agent debunks Austrian rumors, teases early talks with IslandersRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Lighthouse Hockey

    A report surfaced over the weekend that Islanders defenseman Lubomir Visnovsky was in negotiations with Austrian club KAC on a possible two-year contract. The 38-year old Slovakian will become an unrestricted free agent at the conclusion of the season and missed the last few games of the Islanders playoff series with Washington thanks to a concussion.