1. Marian Hossa Accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

    As the "Ice Bucket Challenge" continues to take over the social media world in an effort to raise money and awareness for ALS research, Blackhawks winger Marian Hossa became the latest Chicago athlete to douse himself for a good cause...

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  2. Blackhawks Agree to Terms with Goaltender Michael Leighton

    The Chicago Blackhawks announced today that they have agreed to terms with goaltender Michael Leighton on a one-year contract...

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  3. Nashville Predators Prospects: ESPN Top 100

    While the pieces are already in place for the Nashville Predators to compete for a playoff spot in 2014-15, there is undoubtedly no lack of optimism for the organization's future on the ice...

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  4. Report: Jordin Tootoo Rejected 2-Way Contract Offer from Jets

    Forward Jordin Tootoo finds himself on the free agent market after his contract was bought out by the Detroit Red Wings earlier this summer...

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  5. Predators Outlook: Pekka Rinne

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  6. Predators Outlook: Shea Weber

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  7. Don't Expect Jets to Throw in the Towel Just for Chance at Connor McDavid

    Now I think I've heard it all. In the business of being an NHL beat writer in a Canadian market, encountering differing opinions is commonplace and occasionally refreshing...

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  8. Colorado Avalanche Top 10 Prospects Led by Conner Bleackley

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  9. Colorado Avalanche Projected 2014-15 Lineup, Fantasy Hockey Preview

    After three seasons without making the Stanley Cup Playoffs, the Colorado Avalanche welcomed a new era in 2013-14 helmed by a pair of franchise legends...

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  10. Chicago Blackhawks' Best Options to Get Under the Salary Cap for 2014-15

    The Chicago Blackhawks have to come up with a salary-cap game plan. They need both a short-term plan and a long-term plan. The Blackhawks are a bit more than $2.2 million over the $69 million salary cap the NHL has imposed for the 2014-15 season...

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  11. Colorado Avalanche Could Have Emerging Talent in Defenseman Tyson Barrie

    Which Tyson Barrie was the real deal last season? There was the player who struggled in the first month and was sent to the minors, and then the one who returned to finish with 13 goals, ...

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  12. Five Questions Facing Colorado Avalanche

    The Colorado Avalanche improved from the second-worst record in the NHL to third best last season under first-year coach Patrick Roy, won the Central Division and earned a spot in the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the first time in four years...

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  13. Prospect Kevin Hayes Declines to Sign with Blackhawks, Becomes Free Agent

    As expected, Kevin Hayes, the Blackhawks ' first-round draft pick in 2010, did not sign with the team on Friday, making him an unrestricted free agent as of midnight...

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  14. Blackhawks CEO John McDonough Does 'Ice Bucket Challenge'

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  15. Blackhawks "Selfie"-Portraits: A Preview

    Remember this? #CaptainSelfie was born on July 18, 2014, when Jonathan Toews took a photo of himself—and a few thousand Blackhawks fans in attendance—at the opening ceremonies of the Blackhawks Convention...

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  16. Predators Outlook: Colin Wilson

    Wilson is still relatively young and has potential. During the lockout season in 2012-13, he was nearly a point-per-game player at 19 in 25 games played before he suffered a shoulder injury...

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  17. Stars Confident in Defense

    The Dallas Stars made some key additions to their forward group this offseason and they made some moves on the goaltending front, but they left the defense group intact for the most part...

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  18. Wild Say 'Everything's a Go' with MIN Goalies

    Yesterday, Brough wrote about the state of Minnesota 's goaltending and how it will rely on the trio of Niklas Backstrom, Josh Harding and Darcy Kuemper for next season...

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  19. Kane Wins Title, MVP in Hometown League

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  20. Hayes 'Not Likely' to Sign with Blackhawks Before Deadline

    As the deadline looms to sign him, it appears the Chicago Blackhawks will lose exclusive rights to Kevin Hayes, one of the top young prospects in hockey...

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  21. Mikko Koivu, Mike Yeo Get Involved in the Ice Bucket Challenge

    Last blog, I presented to you some Ice Bucket Challenge's from Zach Parise, Keith Ballard and Stephane Veilleux. More Wild peeps are joining the fun to raise awareness and money for ALS research...

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  22. Player Profile: Jason Spezza

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  23. Stars Coach Lindy Ruff: 'There's Going to Be No Free Nights'

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  24. Predators Outlook: Gabriel Bourque

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  25. Looking to Make the Leap: Mathew Dumba

    If you've paid attention to the Minnesota Wild at all the past couple of seasons, chances are you've already heard about defenseman Mathew Dumba...

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