1. 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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  2. Under Pressure: Thomas Vanek

    A simple search of his last name in the PHT search box is all you need to realize that the 2013-14 season was a busy one for Thomas Vanek...

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  3. The NHL's Explosive '80s

    One thing we occasionally like to do in this space, especially during the late summer dog days when nothing else is happening, is leaf through the pages of the NHL record book...

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  4. The Sabres Open September 12 in Traverse City

    Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) -- The Sabres are back in the Traverse City Prospects tournament this season. The host Red Wings have announced the tourney will run September 12th through the 16th...

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  5. Boston Bruins' Strength at Center Key to Remaining Contenders

    The Boston Bruins had a quiet offseason, but that doesn't mean they won't be playoff contenders during the 2014-15 season...

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  6. Red Wings Sign GM Ken Holland to New 4-Year Contract

    DETROIT – The Detroit Red Wings announced today that the team has signed executive vice president and general manager Ken Holland to a new four-year contract that will keep him with the organization through the 2017-18 season...

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  7. Leafs Unveil Plans for 'Legends' Statue

    Next month at the inaugural Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Fest presented by your Toronto area Ford dealers, the team will officially unveil the first three.....

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  8. It's Edmonton Oilers Day on PHT

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  9. Mike Fisher's Best-Case Return to Nashville Predators Late-November

    Mike Fisher's recovery from an Achilles injury will keep the Nashville Predators forward out until at least late November, the team said in providing an update to The Tennessean on Wednesday...

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  10. Beau Bennett of Pittsburgh Penguins Recovering for Training Camp

    Pittsburgh Penguins forward Beau Bennett resumed skating this week following offseason wrist surgery and said he is not certain he will be ready for the start of training camp in September...

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  11. St. Louis Blues Happy to Get Jori Lehtera to NHL at Last

    When the St. Louis Blues selected Jori Lehtera with their third-round pick at the 2008 NHL Draft, an element of the unknown followed the Finnish-born center, one that had nothing to do with his on-ice skills...

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  12. St. Louis Blues' Top 10 Prospects Led by Goaltender Jake Allen

    The St. Louis Blues have two things going for them: they're highly skilled up and down the roster and their top players still have their best years ahead of them...

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  13. St. Louis Blues Projected 2014-15 Lineup, Fantasy Hockey Preview

    There are a lot of great teams in the Western Conference, and it has been that way for much of the salary-cap era...

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  14. Paul Stastny's Impact, Goalies Among St. Louis Blues' Five Questions

    The St. Louis Blues have had to stand by helplessly and watch the Los Angeles Kings (twice) and Chicago Blackhawks hoist the Stanley Cup the past three seasons...

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  15. Setting Expectations for New York Rangers' Defense in 2014-15

    On August 10 , projections were made for the New York Rangers ’ forward group, so now is as good of a time as any to make some prognostications for the back end...

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  16. Hawks Nix 'The Stripper' After Online Petition

    The Chicago Blackhawks will no longer play "The Stripper" during their Shoot the Puck contest after hearing from fans who found the song demeaning to women, a team spokesperson said Wednesday...

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  17. 1 Bold Prediction for Every NHL Team in the 2014-15 Season

    Fortune favors the bold—unless those bold moves fail to pan out, which is usually the case with bold moves...

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  18. Welcome Back: Flyers Sign Veteran Powe to AHL Deal

    The Philadelphia Flyers returned a familiar face into the fold on Wednesday, signing Darrol Powe to an AHL deal with its affiliate in Lehigh Valley...

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  19. Will a Move to 3rd Line Help Daniel Paille, Boston Bruins in 2014-15 Season?

    Boston Bruins forward Daniel Paille is no stranger to top-nine duty when it entails a short-term emergency promotion...

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  20. Preds, Ellis 'Don't Agree Exactly on What the Dollars Should Be' for New Deal

    Sounds as though contract negotiations between Nashville and RFA defenseman Ryan Ellis have hit a standstill...

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  21. With New Naming Rights to Their Arena, Arizona Coyotes Make Economic Statement

    For those critics who contend the now Arizona Coyotes have little future in the desert, those comments were addressed on Wednesday afternoon...

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  22. Will Corey Crawford Improve Under New Goaltending Coach Jimmy Waite?

    The Chicago Blackhawks did not exactly keep the move a secret, but when they hired Jimmy Waite in early July to serve as their goalie coach, it wasn't front-page news...

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  23. Fanspeak: Gaborik Voted Greatest Player in Wild Franchise History

    This summer, NBC Sports' social media team is conducting the #NHLGreatest initiative, designed for fans to choose the best player in each franchise's history...

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  24. Dallas Stars Announce Extension with ECHL Affiliate Idaho Steelheads

    The Dallas Stars announced today that the club will renew its affiliation with the ECHL's Idaho Steelheads for the 2014-15 season...

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  25. Danny DeKeyser Hoping for Long-Term Deal from Red Wings

    Not even two years ago, Danny DeKeyser had a lot of freedom. As an undrafted free agent, he had the chance to pick any of the teams that were willing.....

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