1. Canadiens Agree to Terms on a Four-Year Contract with Forward Lars Eller

    MONTREAL – Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin announced today that the team has agreed to terms on a four-year contract with forward Lars Eller (2014-15 to 2017-18)...

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  2. Schmaltz Leaves Strong First Impression

    CHICAGO -- Nick Schmaltz may just be a future linemate for Jonathan Toews or Patrick Kane with the Chicago Blackhawks ...

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  3. Will Chicago Blackhawks Be Able to Re-Sign Brandon Saad to a New Contract?

    The Chicago Blackhawks breathed a sigh of relief and patted themselves on the back earlier this month when they signed superstars Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane to long-term ...

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  4. Minnesota Wild's Matt Dumba Hoping to Stay in One Place This Season

    ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Minnesota Wild defenseman Matt Dumba got his first real taste of the NHL last season. It was one stop on a whirlwind tour that entrenched Dumba as one of the League's top defense prospects...

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  5. Kevin Fiala of Nashville Predators Part of Upward Trend in Swiss Talent

    Nashville Predators chief amateur scout Jeff Kealty remembers when he began to observe a change in the level of quality in Switzerland's national teams, particularly at the amateur level...

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  6. David Booth Eager to Play for Toronto Maple Leafs

    David Booth is ready with a list of reasons he signed with the Toronto Maple Leafs : He can play for an Original Six team close to home with a chance for some significant ice time...

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  7. Rangers' Tough Summer Sets Stage for Vital Year Ahead

    Coming as close as the New York Rangers did to the Stanley Cup last year makes this offseason rather difficult for a club that seemed full of promise in 2013-14...

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  8. Poulin, Isles Avoid Arbitration

    Kevin Poulin and the Islanders avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, two-way deal (SportsNet, July 24)...

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  9. Bruins Hire Joe Sacco as Assistant Coach

    The Bruins announced the hire of Medford native Joe Sacco as an assistant coach as an assistant coach Thursday...

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  10. Power Ranking Toronto Maple Leafs' Top 6 Forwards for 2014-15 Season

    The Toronto Maple Leafs have been busy in the offseason; however, the top-six forward group has remained intact for the most part. The team leaned upon the group most nights in 2013-14...

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  11. Del Zotto on Waiting for New Contract: 'There's No Rush Yet'

    As the list of available free agents continues to dwindle, 24-year-old defenseman Michael Del Zotto remains without a new contract with an NHL club...

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  12. Babcock on Analytics: 'I Love the Information'

    It might be hasty to call him “Moneyball” Mike Babcock, but the Detroit Red Wings ' head coach is a fan of analytics.....

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  13. Predicting Philadelphia Flyers' Best Player at Each Position in 5 Years

    The Philadelphia Flyers have really done a good job building up their farm system in the last two years, and they already had a lot of good, young talent in the NHL already...

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  14. Florida Phases out 'Lady Panthers'

    While the San Jose Sharks upset more than a few of their fans by strongly considering shifting their ice crew to appear more like cheerleaders (or “ice girls”), at least one other team is reversing that trend...

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  15. Free Agent Sarich Injured in Cycling Accident

    DENVER -- Free-agent NHL defenseman Cory Sarich is recovering in a Calgary hospital after a cycling accident this week.....

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  16. Report: Senators May Be Looking to Trade for Another Forward

    The Ottawa Senators appear intent on boosting the team's forward ranks prior to the start of a new season.....

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  17. Stamkos Shrugs off Talk of LeBron-Like Homecoming to Toronto In2016

    About two weeks ago, Steven Stamkos caused a stir by (briefly) “favoriting” stories pondering a Lebron James-inspired* homecoming to the Toronto Maple Leafs once he becomes an unrestricted free agent in 2016...

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  18. Why Trading Nick Leddy Is Chicago Blackhawks' Best Option to Deal with Cap Woes

    Without knowing exactly what conversations Chicago Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman is having with his counterparts around the NHL , it’s impossible to say with certainty ...

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  19. Hollidaysburg Native Lafferty Relishing His Chance with Penguins

    Dave Weaver normally doesn't shave his head, but it almost happened when the Penguins drafted his stepson, Sam Lafferty, in the fourth round last month.....

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  20. Recchi's Career Circles Back to Pittsburgh

    The Penguins selected a kid from Kamloops, British Columbia named Mark Recchi in the fourth round of the NHL Draft back in 1988.....

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  21. Penguins Name Jacques Martin Senior Advisor of Hockey Operations

    The Pittsburgh Penguins have named Jacques Martin senior advisor of hockey operations, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Jim Rutherford.....

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  22. The New York Rangers Will Be Better Faster Team

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  23. Video: Watch the Canucks' Braintrust Discuss Kesler Trade

    OK, so it's not quite as revealing as the video of the Bruins ' management discussing the Tyler Seguin trade, but it does show all the balls teams have to keep in the air when they ...

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  24. Is 2014-15 a Make-or-Break Season for Pittsburgh Penguins' Marc-Andre Fleury?

    Wondering about Marc-Andre Fleury 's future in Pittsburgh has become something of a summer ritual for fans of the Penguins ...

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  25. Sabres Sign D-Man Benoit — One Year, $800,000

    The Buffalo Sabres have signed defenseman Andre Benoit to a one-year, $800,000 contract, according to TSN's Aaron Ward...

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