1. Why a Rebuild Will Be Difficult for Maple Leafs

    They take a lot of abuse for their fanatical support for a team that has under delivered for the past many decades, but one has to pity the plight of those Leaf fans as they face yet another season of disappointment...

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  2. Blue Jackets Facing Tough Hill to Climb in Second Half Playoff Push

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Columbus Blue Jackets face a daunting task in their final 37 games. They sit 14 points out of a playoff spot. They have six players currently on injured reserved...

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  3. Patrick Roy Chimes in on Martin Brodeur Retirement

    NASHVILLE – There has always been symmetry between Colorado coach/HOF goaltender Patrick Roy and former New Jersey/St. Louis goaltender Martin Brodeur. The records, the style of play, the French Canadian bravado all come into mind...

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  4. Canucks (11-8-1) Aim to Improve Poor Home Record

    The Vancouver Canucks have a good opportunity to improve their disappointing record at Rogers Arena, even as they kick off a six-game home stand against some pretty good teams...

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  5. Ex-Canucks Star Naslund Named to B.C. Hockey Hall of Fame

    VANCOUVER — Two former Vancouver Canucks and another great player from British Columbia have been named to the B.C. Hockey Hall of Fame...

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  6. Quenneville Recalls Dennis Rasmussen Ahead of Road Trip

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  7. Heika: Stars Need to Start Picking Up Games They 'Deserve' to Win

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  8. Daley (Undisclosed) Expected to Return Tuesday

    The Dallas Stars resume play tonight, taking on the Montreal Canadiens at Bell Centre. It's the first game after the All-Star break for both teams, who haven't played since last Tuesday and just got back on the ice yesterday...

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  9. Is Martin Brodeur's Return to New Jersey Inevitable After NHL Legend Retires?

    It’s a pretty common script, really: A star hockey player is finally overtaken by Father Time, decides to retire and then joins the team he once played for in a front-office capacity instead of on the ice...

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  10. Zach Redmond Paired with Jan Hejda for Avs vs. Predators

    Minus defenseman and ice-time leader Erik Johnson, the Avalanche conducted a morning skate at Bridgestone Arena in preparation for Tuesday night's game against the Nashville Predators , who are 18-2-1 at home...

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  11. Avalanche Goalie Reto Berra: He's Baaaack

    The Avalanche goaltenders at Monday's practice were Semyon Varlamov and Reto Berra, who had returned to the Avalanche following his five-game conditioning stint with the AHL's Lake Erie Monsters...

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  12. Report: Zadorov to Have Suspension Lifted Today

    Nikita Zadorov, suspended by BUF for failing to report on time after ASW, will join Sabres in CGY today. Suspension lifted when he arrives...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 day ago 6 reads 0 comments

  13. Does NHL Need to Address Dirty Hits More?

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — Patrik Elias was standing in front of his podium, off the stage, during NHL All-Star media day Friday at Nationwide Arena...

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  14. Martin Brodeur to Retire: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Legendary NHL goaltender Martin Brodeur is set to retire after a short stint with the St. Louis Blues and will reportedly join the team's front office...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 day ago 10,905 reads 22 comments

  15. Oilers' Hall (Leg) Will Not Play Tuesday

    The Edmonton Oilers will attempt to stave off the Minnesota Wild without the benefit of one of their best players...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 day ago 70 reads 0 comments

  16. The Greatness That Is the 'YES!' Chant

    One three-letter word has come to epitomize the sheer joy felt by Islanders fans during this renaissance season: Yes! But why? How did pointing your two index fingers in the air, ...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 day ago 14 reads 0 comments

  17. Martin Brodeur to Retire, Join Blues Front Office

    Martin Brodeur is stepping away from the crease and joining the St. Louis Blues front office, Sportsnet has learned...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 day ago 103 reads 0 comments

  18. Los Angeles Kings' Cap Issues Aren't Going Away After Waiving Mike Richards

    If the Los Angeles Kings were almost any other team, general manager Dean Lombardi would be drawing significant heat at the moment. After all, the Kings were expected to contend for a championship this season...

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  19. Jets' Perreault Activated, Will Play Tues.

    The Winnipeg Jets hope Mathieu Perreault can pick up where he left off prior to being brutally knocked out of the lineup...

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  20. Is Maple Leafs' Kessel's Best Good Enough?

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  21. Struggling Canadian Dollar Could Hasten Coyotes' Rebuild

    Commissioner Gary Bettman tried to allay the fears of some big-market teams when he addressed the potential impact the struggling Canadian dollar could have on the 2015-16 salary cap...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 day ago 2 reads 0 comments

  22. Loss of Kyle Okposo Will Tell Us a Lot About NY Islanders

    John Tavares warned people not to let the New York Islanders' 31-14-1 record at the All-Star Break obscure how much hard work it took to get there...

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  23. L.A. Kings' Mike Richards Clears Waivers: Sportsnet.ca

    Los Angeles Kings centre Mike Richards cleared waivers Tuesday, proving his contract is too hefty for the competition to take on...

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  24. Jets' Perreault Activated, Will Play Tues.

    #NHLJets forward Mathieu Perreault is activated from IR and will play tonight. Mark Stuart placed on retroactive IR with lower-body injury...

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  25. Colin Greening Placed on Waivers

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