1. Coyotes Say They're 'Married' to Struggling Smith

    There's a lot of chatter around Mike Smith this morning — Yahoo just posted this, for example — and with good reason; last night, the veteran netminder was yanked after allowing four goals on 11 shots in an ugly 7-1 loss to Vancouver ...

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  2. Who's Been Naughty and Who Has Been Nice for the #mnwild This Season

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  3. Wild-Philadelphia Game Preview

    Preview: The Wild , fourth in the Central Division and six points behind Winnipeg, is 5-5-3 in its past 13 games. The Flyers are 2-0 on an eight-game road trip, scoring 11 goals in their two wins...

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  4. Goaltending Struggles Are Wild's Major Issue

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  5. Hendricks (Ill) out vs. Coyotes; Gazdic Draws in

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  6. McQuaid Joins Bruins for Non-Contact Part of Morning Skate

    Adam McQuaid isn't quite ready to return to the lineup, but he joined the Bruins for morning skate at TD Garden on Tuesday prior to the final game before the three-day holiday break...

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  7. The Disaster That Is Coyotes Goalie Mike Smith

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  8. Ducks' Cogliano Looks to Regain His Groove

    In hockey parlance, it is often called “puck luck”. Bounces go for players and against them. The theory is if you truly work hard enough, more will go your way...

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  9. Predators Offense Hitting Their Stride

    The Predators enter Tuesday's game against Boston with 11 goals scored in two games in victories over Minnesota and Columbus ...

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  10. Oilers Are Sacrificing Leon Draisaitl's Development for No Discernible Return

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  11. LeBrun: Seguin Right at Home with Dallas Stars

    Tyler Seguin is on pace for 64 goals. Pretty disappointing season for him so far, I quip to the Dallas Stars center, which ignites a hearty chuckle at the other end of the phone line...

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  12. Hendricks (Ill) out vs. Coyotes; Gazdic Draws in

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  13. Doubling Back: Projecting 2015 All-Star Participants

    The 2015 Honda NHL All-Star Game in Columbus is a little more than a month away, so it is time for another round of projections for who might end up in the midseason showcase...

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  14. Tampa Bay Lightning Rookie Jonathan Drouin Adjusts to Learning Curve

    You can imagine Tampa Bay Lightning rookie Jonathan Drouin's reaction when he found out he was going to be scratched Nov. 15 against the New York Islanders . Think of a look of perplexity and surprise, and you'll have an idea...

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  15. Barkov Uses One Hand to Score Superb Shootout Goal

    Panthers forward Aleksander Barkov goes into his bag of tricks and pulls out a one-handed backhander to beat Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury in the shootout...

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  16. Ten Players to Watch at World Juniors Not Named Connor McDavid

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  17. Bruins Continue to Be 'Snake-Bitten' on PP Chances

    It's been a bugaboo for the Boston Bruins pretty much since Claude Julien took over as head coach, and the lack of power plays is once again testing the patience of those within the organization...

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  18. Canes Young Forwards a Reason for Optimism

    The average age is 21, and it's a line that might be coming of age for the Carolina Hurricanes . For now, call it “Skinny and the Swedes...

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  19. Elias, Havlat out Tonight vs. Hurricanes

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  20. Devils' Cammalleri Expected to Return Tuesday from Lower-Body Injury

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  21. Numbers Show How Much Better the Wings Have Been with Stephen Weiss

    When Stephen Weiss was in the lineup and scoring, the Detroit Red Wings were winning. While Weiss has been sidelined with a shoulder injury, the Red Wings haven't scored much or won at all...

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  22. Report: Oilers Asked Wings About Helm This Summer

    It's no secret that the Detroit Red Wings are anxious to add a right-shooting defenceman to their roster...

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  23. Weiss Christmas: Red Wings Forward Back from Shoulder Injury

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  24. Opposing Power Plays Have Been No Match for Blackhawks' PK

    Patrick Kane entertains his Chicago Blackhawks ' teammates by the different ways he's able to put pucks inside opponents' nets...

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  25. Weiss Confirms He's Returning Tonight; Mrazek Starts

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