1. Pittsburgh Penguins: Joe Vitale's Contract Extension Is Affordable, Yet Valuable

    The Pittsburgh Penguins announced Friday morning that forward Joe Vitale was signed to a two-year contract extension...

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  2. New Jersey Devils: Games to Look Forward to in the Second Half

    The New Jersey Devils played their first game after the NHL All-Star break on Tuesday night, defeating their arch-rival, the New York Rangers , by a score of 4-3 in a shootout...

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  3. Pittsburgh Penguins: Why Sidney Crosby Should Not Lose His Captaincy

    Unless you have been living in a cave, you know everything you could have wanted to know about Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby's injury woes...

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  4. Pittsburgh Penguins: Ranking Kris Letang Among the Top 25 Penguins Defensemen

    Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang recently competed in his second NHL All-Star Game, having been named a starter at the 2011 event in Raleigh, N.C...

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  5. Martin Brodeur: Should He Return to the New Jersey Devils in 2012-13?

    On Tuesday, New Jersey Devils goaltender Martin Brodeur , arguably the greatest NHL goalie of this generation, told the New York Post that he is considering returning to the Devils in 2012-13 as long as the team will bring him back...

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  6. Ranking Bruce Boudreau and the Rest of the NHL Midseason Replacement Coaches

    Seven NHL coaches who started the season have gotten the axe as a result of poor performances. This has seen minor-league coaches get promotions to the big show and brought back some of those who have been away from the game for a while...

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  7. NHL He Said, She Said: The Michael Cammalleri Trade and Game of the Week Picks

    This week, a trade unfolded in the NHL that was structured more like a soap opera, as Michael Cammalleri was traded from the Montreal Canadiens to his former team, the Calgary Flames...

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  8. Sidney Crosby: Why the NHL Needs Him Back

    The Pittsburgh Penguins got more good news on the injury front on Wednesday when it was announced that team captain Sidney Crosby would go on the team's road trip to Washington D...

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  9. Adam Henrique Can Take Advantage of Ryan Nugent-Hopkins' Injury in Calder Race

    Last week, the Edmonton Oilers were dealt another blow to an already disappointing season when Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, the team’s first overall pick from the 2011 draft, went down with a shoulder injury...

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  10. Pittsburgh Penguins: Jordan Staal Injured; What's Next for Pens?

    Jordan Staal is the latest member of the Pittsburgh Penguins to succumb to an injury, as he was diagnosed with a knee injury that will keep him out for four to six weeks...

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  11. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins News and Notes: Jan. 7, 2012 Edition

    After a brief hiatus in the last few weeks of 2011, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins News and Notes is back for the New Year and ready to keep you updated on the Pittsburgh Penguins ’ NHL team...

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  12. Stanley Cup Playoffs 2012: Keys for Devils to Remain in a Playoff Spot

    The New Jersey Devils posted a record of 9-5 in December to help them get into the Eastern Conference playoff picture, and they currently sit in eighth place with an overall record of 21-15-2 for 44 points...

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  13. NHL He Said, She Said: Winter Classic Reaction and Other League Headlines

    Welcome to the first edition of NHL He Said, She Said. In this new weekly column, Bleacher Report NHL Featured Columnists Adam Graham and Alison Myers will each give their take on hot topics from around the league...

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  14. 2012 NHL Winter Classic: Possible Rangers Opponents for a Yankee Stadium Classic

    The 2012 edition of the NHL Winter Classic was barely in the books before fans began discussing and speculating where future Winter Classics should be held...

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  15. NHL 2012 Winter Classic: Is the Outdoor Game Concept Overdone?

    The fifth annual Winter Classic will take place on Monday, Jan. 2 from Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Penn...

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  16. Jordin Tootoo: Nashville Predators Forward a Role Model for Overcoming Adversity

    The year 2011 has seen a lot of tragedies in the hockey world, as Derek Boogaard, Rick Rypien and Wade Belak have all lost their lives after battling tragic circumstances such as drug addiction or depression...

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  17. New Jersey Devils: 2012 New Year's Resolutions for 8 Key Players

    There are just a few days left in 2011, and 2012 is right around the corner for the New Jersey Devils . The Devils will have little time to slack off in the new year, as they are ...

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  18. Pittsburgh Penguins: 2012 New Year's Resolutions for 10 Key Players

    The Pittsburgh Penguins got back to practice on Monday after a brief Christmas break, and they are looking to close out 2011 on a high note and carry any momentum into January of 2012 and beyond...

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  19. NHL: Should Sidney Crosby Be the Model of How League Deals with Concussions?

    The concussion debate continues to rage on in the NHL , as Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby is back on the sidelines with symptoms just a few weeks after making his comeback from a 10-month absence...

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  20. Every NHL Team's Best Player to Come out of the American Hockey League

    The American Hockey League (AHL) is the top hockey league in the United States behind the NHL . It exists to prepare players for entry into the NHL, and over the years, many AHL alumni have gone on to successful NHL careers...

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  21. New Jersey Devils Will Welcome Travis Zajac's Return

    On Friday night, New Jersey Devils center Travis Zajac will make his 2011-12 season debut against the Dallas Stars ...

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  22. Chris Pronger out for Season: 6 Candidates for Flyers Captain

    The Philadelphia Flyers , who already lost star forward Claude Giroux to a concussion, got some more crushing news on Thursday night...

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  23. New Jersey Devils: Is Kurtis Foster Trade with Anaheim the Answer to Their Woes?

    On Monday, the New Jersey Devils acquired veteran defenseman Kurtis Foster and goaltender Timo Pielmeier from the Anaheim Ducks for center Rod Pelley and defenseman Mark Fraser...

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  24. Sidney Crosby out Again: Why the Penguins Are in Trouble Without Him

    Here we go again. Three weeks after making his much-hyped return to the ice, Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby is once again on the sidelines with concussion symptoms...

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  25. AHL East: Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins News and Notes

    While last week was a little quieter for the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins , there was still some player movement to report and a few games to be played...

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