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  1. OPRF hockey christens its new home at Ridgeland CommonsRead the original story

    12 min ago | OakLeaves

    As the Oak Park-River Forest Hockey Club took to the ice Sunday night at Ridgeland Common, varsity team manager Jo Bond-Ostler said the boys are making themselves at home at Paul Hruby Ice Arena. After a season of playing home games in Bensenville while the Ridgeland Common facility underwent a $22 million renovation, the OPRF Hockey Club teams returned home Sunday night to host the Wheaton West Wildhawks.

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  2. Rockets look to build on fast start to 2014 WHL seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Forward Colton Heffley and his Kelowna Rockets teammates lead the Western Conference in goal scoring early this season with 21 in three games. Dan Lambert isn't one to make sweeping judgements about a team or season based on a single week of hockey.

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  3. Green Bay Gamblers & Preble HS Students Shave Heads for Cancer AwarenessRead the original story

    41 min ago | WBAY-TV Green Bay

    Hockey players may tend to have long hair, but today the Green Bay Gamblers gave up their locks to show support for those battling cancer. The commons area at Preble High School looked more like a barber shop as students lined up and one by one sat in the chair shaving their heads.

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  4. Ode to an Era: CBC's Top 10 HNIC MontagesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Habs Eyes On The Prize

    With the news that Rogers will be cutting back on Tim Thompson's famed montages, here is a look at some of his best from his time at the CBC. With Rogers taking over Hockey Night in Canada from the CBC for this coming season and the foreseeable future, one of the questions many fans were asking was what would happen to Tim Thompson, the former minor league hockey player turned video-editor, and goosebumps-inducer extraordinaire.

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  5. Canada's Patrick Chan to skip figure skating season, plans to return next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Three-time world champion Patrick Chan plans to skip the upcoming figure skating season and return to the competitive circuit for the 2015-16 campaign. Chan, who took a break from training over the spring and summer while he pondered his future plans, will take part in invitational events and exhibition programs over the coming months.

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  6. Subban, MacKinnon, Crosby among players to watch in 2014-15 NHL seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Cole Harbour natives Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins, left, and Nathan MacKinnon of the Colorado Avalanche are among the players to watch in the upcoming NHL season. Subban starts a US$72-million, eight-year contract hoping nothing changes in the way teammates and coach Michel Therrien looks at him.

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  7. Latvian Lipsbergs Added to RosterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Caravan Stockton Newspaper

    The Stockton Thunder, proud affiliate of the NHL's New York Islanders and the AHL's Bridgeport Sound Tigers, have signed forward Roberts Lipsbergs, who will begin his professional career in Stockton. "He's a skilled forward that can put the puck in the net," Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Rich Kromm said.

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  8. Devils release Fedotenko and Kaberle from tryoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MSNBC

    Fedotenko, 35, played in two preseason games and did not have a point. He was minus-2 with no penalty minutes.

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  9. Lindsey Vonn to promote 2016 Winter Youth GamesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    The IOC says the American skier will serve as an ambassador for the games, the same role she held for the inaugural Winter Youth Olympics in Innsbruck, Austria, in 2012. Vonn won the gold medal in the downhill at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics.

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  10. Adam Jones and Capitals star Alex Ovechkin an unlikely SI cover pairRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    With the start of the NHL season and MLB playoffs running concurrently as the calendar turns to October, Sports Illustrated lumped them together with some regional, cross-sport cover coverage. One of those regional covers features Orioles centerfielder Adam Jones and Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin, a somewhat unlikely pairing that doesn't make as much sense as the other cover boys.

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  11. Widmers 30 beers for 30 years continues with Snow Plow Milk Stout & Old Embalmer BarleywineRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    "Snow Plow Milk Stout has always been one of my favorites, and probably my favorite beer from the Collaborator Project," said Rob Widmer Widmer Brothers Brewing Re-Releases the Fan Favorite for 30 Beers for 30 Years Series, Along with Old Embalmer Barleywine. Snow Plow and Old Embalmer are available in 22-ounce bottles and on draught starting today in the Portland area, and represent the years 1999 and 2000, respectively.

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  12. Evgeni Malkin injury situation leaves fans in darkRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Pensburgh

    Before training camp even started, on Thursday 9/18 , the Pittsburgh Penguins threw a bucket of cold water on their fans, announcing that Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin both had minor injuries, and that neither would begin training camp on the ice. That report turned out to be halfway erroneous, as Crosby did in fact go out and skate for most of the drills in the first day of practice.

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  13. Apolo Ohno Set To Take On The Ironman World ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Inside Triathlon

    The Winter Olympics speed skating superstar has swapped his blades for a tri bike. Fitter than ever and fired up to tackle Kona, Ohno is realizing new athletic goals via the swim, bike and run.

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  14. Eric Duhatschek's Top 200Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Dallas Stars centre Tyler Seguin shoots and scores during the shootout of an NHL hockey game against the Boston Bruins in Boston on Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. Dallas Stars centre Tyler Seguin shoots and scores during the shootout of an NHL hockey game against the Boston Bruins in Boston on Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013.

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  15. Lindsey Vonn takes on Youth Olympics roleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    The International Olympic Committee announced Tuesday that it had selected Vonn to reprise her role as ambassador to the 2016 Youth Winter Games in Lillehammer, Norway. The Olympic champion skier and girlfriend to Tiger Woods served in the same capacity for the 2012 Youth Games in Innsbruck, Austria.

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  16. Player Previews: 2014-15 Boston College Hockey FreshmenRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BC Soaring

    With the new hockey season fast approaching, now just ten days away from puck drop, we meet the 2014-15 Boston College hockey freshmen. Even without Sonny Milano's "it's not you, it's me" reversal for the Columbus Blue Jackets, the newcomers to Jerry York's hockey program look like a fine group who have a lot to add to this team.

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  17. Patrick Chan to skip figure skating season, plans to return next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Canadian figure skater Patrick Chan thanks the crowd after competing the men's free skate February 14, 2014 at the Sochi Winter Olympics. Canadian figure skater Patrick Chan thanks the crowd after competing the men's free skate February 14, 2014 at the Sochi Winter Olympics.

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  18. Cariboo goalie proving his valueRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

    The 16-year-old netminder backstopped the B.C. Major Midget League squad to a 3-2 victory Saturday on the road against the Vancouver Northeast Chiefs, and shut the door in the last 10 minutes to help the Cats to a 3-3 tie against the Chiefs on Sunday. And he also signed with the Victoria Royals of the Western Hockey League, meaning he'll play with the Cougars this season while the Royals hold his major-junior rights.

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  19. Broncos' blueline among best in WHLRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

    Still smarting from a two-game spanking administered by the Kelowna Rockets on the weekend, the Prince George Cougars are back on the job tonight at CN Centre. The Swift Current Broncos are in town to take on the Cougars at home for the first time in two seasons and could be a rough ride for the Cats.

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  20. Eastern Maine Camera ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Gerry Monteux is a professional photographer and the founder/owner of Monteux Gallery, a fine art nature photography gallery and gift store located in Ellsworth, Maine. In addition to his photographic endeavors, he has recently co-authored a biography of his erstwhile father-in-law, Richie Adubato, former NBA/WNBA head coach.

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