1. Ron Wilson and Early-Season Candidates for the Jack Adams Award

    We are now a quarter of the way through the 2011-12 NHL season, and it is becoming easier to tell which teams will be Stanley Cup contenders and which ones are already setting their tee times for April...

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  2. NHL: New Jersey Devils Report Card After 25 Games This Season

    The New Jersey Devils played their 25th game of the season on Saturday night, against the Winnipeg Jets , and are now about 30 percent of the way through their 2011-12 season...

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  3. Matt Cooke: Pittsburgh Penguins Grinder Keeping Preseason Promises

    As the Pittsburgh Penguins began their 2011-12 season, there was a big question mark hanging over their locker room. Believe it or not, the question was about something other than when Sidney Crosby would suit up again...

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  4. Albany Devils Report for Dec. 3, 2011

    Last Saturday, the Albany Devils suffered their second straight loss, but the losing streak did not last long, as they were able to bounce right back in their next two games. Also, this was a busy week for player movement in the Devils organization...

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  5. Anton Volchenkov Has the Potential to Reverse Misfortunes with New Jersey Devils

    New Jersey Devils defenseman Anton Volchenkov is in his second season in Newark. He joined the Devils last season after spending seven seasons with the Ottawa Senators , the team that drafted him in the first round in 2000...

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  6. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins News and Notes: Dec. 2, 2011

    The last month of 2011 is upon us, which means the AHL schedule will begin heating up for the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins ...

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  7. The 25 Best Leaders in NHL History

    Throughout the NHL 's storied history, a select group of players have been called upon to hold a very special honor: wearing the captain's "C" on the chest of their jersey. These players have a big responsibility...

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  8. Bruce Boudreau and Paul Maurice Fired: 5 NHL Coaches Who Could Be Next

    The Washington Capitals fired head coach Bruce Boudreau on Monday morning and replaced him with Capitals fan-favorite and legend Dale Hunter. Just a couple hours later, the Carolina Hurricanes pulled the plug on their coach, Paul Maurice...

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  9. Albany Devils Report: Nov. 26, 2011 Edition

    The Albany Devils , the American Hockey League affiliate of the New Jersey Devils , are approaching the quarter mark of the 2010-11 season, as they have played 18 games of 76...

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  10. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins News and Notes: Nov. 25, 2011

    The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins are officially a quarter of a way through their season, as they have played the first 20 games of a 76-game season...

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  11. Pittsburgh Penguins: Blues Game Will Bring Normalcy After Sidney Crosby's Return

    On Monday night, it finally happened. Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby returned to action 10 months and 16 days after suffering a concussion in a 2010-11 game against the Tampa Bay Lightning ...

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  12. Pittsburgh Penguins vs. New York Islanders Live Blog: Sidney Crosby Returns

    After 10 months and 16 days of waiting, the big day is finally here for the Pittsburgh Penguins , as team captain Sidney Crosby returns to the lineup after suffering a concussion during the 2010-11 season...

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  13. NHL Arena Review: Prudential Center, Home of the New Jersey Devils

    While the New Jersey Devils ’ former home at the Izod Center in Rutherford, New Jersey, has a lot of history and special memories for Devils fans, it was time to move on when the Prudential Center in Newark opened prior to the 2007-08 season...

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  14. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins News and Notes: Nov. 18, 2011

    With one week to go until Thanksgiving, it’s safe to say the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins are thankful for how their performance has given them a nice place in the AHL’s East Division standings...

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  15. New York Islanders: Why Their New Alternate Jerseys Miss the Mark

    The New York Islanders unveiled their new alternate jerseys on Wednesday night. Although the design originally leaked over the summer, Wednesday marked the first time fans were able to see them in person...

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  16. The New Hockey Fan's Guide to the NHL

    If you have clicked on this article, you probably fit into one of the following categories: 1. You are an NBA fan who has had it up to here with your sport not solving the problems that are keeping them off the court...

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  17. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins News and Notes: Nov. 11, 2011

    Last week, the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins finally broke their home losing streak and kept up a perfect record on the road, propelling them to the top of the AHL’s East Division...

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  18. New Jersey Devils: Martin Brodeur's Test Will Come Against Washington Capitals

    Martin Brodeur ’s career as the New Jersey Devils franchise netminder is drawing to a close, and the last few seasons have seen him struggle with injury and something else he’s not used to: being outplayed by his backup goaltender...

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  19. Pittsburgh Penguins: Kris Letang Making an Early Case for Norris Nomination

    Much of the talk surrounding the Pittsburgh Penguins these days is about when Sidney Crosby will return to the lineup and how his comeback will impact the team and the NHL as a whole...

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  20. NHL Trade Rumors: Could the Pittsburgh Penguins Move Mark Letestu?

    According to hockey reporter Andy Strickland, the Pittsburgh Penguins could be looking to make a move once Sidney Crosby gets healthy. It appears the odd man out in Pittsburgh would be center Mark Letestu...

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  21. 16 Rising NHL Stars from the Month of October

    While there were many great team performances during the month of October in the NHL , there were also individual players stepping up and making a name for themselves...

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  22. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins News and Notes: Nov. 4, 2011

    The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins get to start off November in a big way, as they are returning home to Mohegan Sun Arena for the first time in three weeks...

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  23. Pittsburgh Penguins: Breaking Down Their November Schedule

    The Pittsburgh Penguins enter the month of November still without captain Sidney Crosby , but with a record of 8-3-2 for 18 points. The Pens sit at first place in the Atlantic Division and the Eastern Conference...

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  24. The 31 Best NHL Games from the Month of October

    The first month of the NHL season brought fans plenty of exciting storylines. The Winnipeg Jets made their return to Manitoba, while the Dallas Stars took everyone by surprise by shooting to the top of the Western Conference...

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  25. 2012 NHL Draft: Things to Do While Visiting Pittsburgh and Consol Energy Center

    Last week, the NHL announced that the 2012 entry draft would be held in Pittsburgh, Pa. at Consol Energy Center, the home of the Pittsburgh Penguins . Consol Energy Center, or CEC, opened last year and seats over 18,000 people for hockey games...

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