1. Joe Thornton Close to Becoming 13th Player with 1,000 Career Assists

    San Jose Sharks forward Joe Thornton will return to action Saturday following the team's bye week in search of two assists to become the 13th player to join the 1,000-assist club, per Hockey-Reference...

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  2. Minnesota Wild's Mikko Koivu Reaches 600 Career Points

    Thanks to a goal and an assist in Saturday's game against the Nashville Predators , Minnesota Wild forward Mikko Koivu now owns 600 career points, per NHL.com ...

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  3. Vincent Trocheck Scores Latest 3rd Period Game-Winning Goal in Panthers History

    Florida Panthers forward Vincent Trocheck lit the lamp with 4.6 seconds remaining in Monday's game against the St. Louis Blues ...

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  4. NHL Trade Rumors: Examining Latest Reports as 2017 Deadline Approaches

    With six teams within six points of a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference, and four teams within the same distance of a postseason berth in the West, the 2017 NHL trade deadline presents a challenging conundrum for most franchises...

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  5. Chicago Blackhawks vs. Minnesota Wild Betting Odds, Analysis, NHL Preview

    Not much has changed since the Minnesota Wild (39-13-6) hosted the Chicago Blackhawks (36-18-5) less than two weeks ago at the Xcel Energy Center...

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  6. Montreal Canadiens vs. New York Rangers Betting Odds, Analysis, NHL Preview

    The Montreal Canadiens (31-20-8) will try to end their three-game losing streak and earn their first victory under new head coach Claude Julien when they visit the New York Rangers ...

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  7. Jacob Trouba Suspended 2 Games for Illegal Check to the Head on Mark Stone

    The NHL suspended Winnipeg Jets defenseman Jacob Trouba two games for his hit on Ottawa Senators forward Mark Stone in Winnipeg's 3-2 win Sunday, the NHL's Department of Player Safety announced Monday...

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  8. Predicting the Biggest Buyers at the 2017 NHL Trade Deadline

    As the NHL 's March 1 trade deadline approaches, playoff contenders could become buyers in hopes of bolstering their rosters. Some, such as the Pittsburgh Penguins, could look for additional depth to improve their championship hopes...

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  9. Canucks D Alex Edler Drills 'Knuckle Puck' Goal from Center Ice vs. Flames

    Baseball catchers need a special mitt to catch knuckleball pitchers. Hockey goalies experience no such luxury...

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  10. Players Most Likely to Be Moved at the NHL Trade Deadline

    On Jan. 7, we looked at the NHL players most likely to be moved before the March 1 trade deadline. Since then, however, some new players (such as St. Louis Blues defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk ) rose to prominence in the trade-rumor mill...

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  11. Red-Hot NHL Players Who Have Overcome Slow Starts to This Season

    Through the long grind of an 82-game NHL regular season, most players experience peaks and valleys in their performances. The hot streaks can be fueled by any combination of solid team play, surging linemates, favorable schedules or just plain luck...

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  12. Sidney Crosby Becomes 12th-Fastest Player in NHL History to Reach 1,000 Points

    Sidney Crosby made history Thursday night when he recorded his 1,000th career point in the Pittsburgh Penguins' 4-3 overtime win against the Winnipeg Jets at PPG Paints Arena...

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  13. The Biggest Need for Every Playoff Bubble Team Ahead of the NHL Trade Deadline

    With only a couple of weeks before teams must ultimately decide if they will be buyers, sellers or observers for the 2016-17 NHL trade deadline on March 1, even minor movement in the standings will have a significant effect...

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  14. Jaromir Jagr Notches 1,900th Career Point on 45th Birthday

    Florida Panthers veteran winger Jaromir Jagr scored his 1,900th career point Wednesday on his 45th birthday, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  15. Jaromir Jagr Scores 1,900th Career Point with Assist vs. Sharks

    Jaromir Jagr turned 45 on Wednesday, and he celebrated in style by tallying the 1,900th point of his career with an assist in the third period of the Florida Panthers ' clash with the San Jose Sharks at SAP Center...

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  16. Jets' Patrik Laine Youngest in NHL History with Three Hat Tricks

    Winnipeg Jets winger Patrik Laine posted his third NHL hat trick in Tuesday's game against the Dallas Stars ...

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  17. Gustav Nyquist Suspended 6 Games by NHL for High Stick on Jared Spurgeon

    The NHL suspended Detroit Red Wings winger Gustav Nyquist six games Wednesday for his high-sticking of Minnesota Wild defenseman Jared Spurgeon during Sunday's 6-3 loss...

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  18. Former NHL Player Mike Comrie Under Investigation for Rape

    Former NHL player Mike Comrie has been accused of rape and is currently under investigation by the Los Angeles Police Department, according to TMZ and Nancy Dillon and Bernie Augustine of the New York Daily News ...

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  19. Antoine Vermette Suspended 10 Games for Slashing Linesman vs. Wild

    Anaheim Ducks forward Antoine Vermette was suspended for 10 games by the NHL on Wednesday for abuse of an official. TSN's Bob McKenzie was the first to report the discipline...

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  20. St. Louis Blues vs. Detroit Red Wings Betting Odds, Analysis, NHL Preview

    The St. Louis Blues (29-22-5) might finally be playing up to their potential under new head coach Mike Yeo , riding a four-game winning streak into Wednesday's matchup with the Detroit ...

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  21. Antoine Vermette Receives Game Misconduct for Slashing Lineman vs. Wild

    Anaheim Ducks center Antoine Vermette seemed to let his emotions get the best of him in Tuesday's game against the Minnesota Wild . Per Navin Vaswani of theScore, Vermette slashed a lineman in the leg following a faceoff...

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  22. Claude Julien Hired as Canadiens Head Coach, Michel Therrien Fired

    The Montreal Canadiens announced on Tuesday that they fired head coach Michel Therrien and replaced him with former Boston Bruins head coach Claude Julien ...

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  23. NHL Teams Most in Need of Roster Tweaks

    With the NHL 's March 1 trade deadline just over two weeks away, several playoff contenders still have some roster issues to address. That includes clubs sitting high in the standings, such as the Montreal Canadiens and Chicago Blackhawks...

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  24. Ref Goes All-Out Announcing Fighting Penalties for Canadiens, Bruins Players

    Making the same calls over and over can become mundane, so for NHL referee Wes McCauley, he finds a way to keep things fun...

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  25. New York Rangers vs. Columbus Blue Jackets Betting Odds, Analysis, NHL Preview

    No team may be able to top the Washington Capitals for the Metropolitan Division title this season, but the New York Rangers (36-18-1) will try to catch the Columbus Blue Jackets (35-14-5) ...

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