1. Montreal Canadiens: Max Pacioretty Named NHLPA Player of the Week

    While the 2011-12 season has not been full of highlights for the Montreal Canadiens , there have been a few individual bright spots that make the difficult place in the standings a little easier to take...

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  2. Claude Giroux Giving Philadelphia Flyers a Lift

    While one look at his numbers doesn’t quite tell you the whole story when it comes to Claude Giroux , it certainly shows you why Philadelphia’s All-Star forward is one of the game’s very best...

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  3. Pittsburgh Penguins: A Room Full of Perfectionists

    A nine-game winning streak might have the hockey world talking big about the Pittsburgh Penguins , but for Brooks Orpik and his teammates, it’s a decidedly different story...

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  4. Ray Whitney Underrated, but Not Underappreciated in Phoenix

    Ray Whitney , Phoenix’s savvy veteran, has shown he can do plenty with the puck over his distinguished NHL career. But after nearly 20 years, he’s never looked better...

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  5. Winnipeg Jets Have a Team-First Attitude

    Ondrej Pavelec isn’t the type to shy away from many topics of conversation, but there is one subject Winnipeg’s man behind the mask likes to steer clear of...

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  6. New Jersey Devils: Dainius Zubrus Still Has Lots of Hockey Left

    Dainius Zubrus has played plenty of hockey in his NHL career, over 1,000 regular season games, to be more specific. The savvy veteran can look back with pride, but he prefers to look forward instead...

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  7. Ondrej Pavelec of Winnipeg Jets Named NHLPA Player of the Week

    With the return of the NHL to Winnipeg this season, fans of the Manitoba capital are riding a euphoric wave of pride and joyousness having their Jets back in the city...

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  8. Calgary Flames: With Expectation Comes Production

    Tough losses and off nights once took their toll on Curtis Glencross . But faith in his game and a winning attitude has made the Calgary forward a force to be reckoned with...

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  9. Dan Winnik: Making the Move from Colorado Avalanche to San Jose Sharks

    Dan Winnik had plenty of food for thought in the moments leading up to his recent trade to the San Jose Sharks ...

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  10. Nashville Predators: Colin Wilson Found What He Was Looking for

    A tough ending to the 2010-11 season didn’t derail Colin Wilson ’s desire to make an impact with the Nashville Predators . All it did was make him stronger and more committed than ever...

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  11. St. Louis Blues: David Perron Has a Desire to Deliver

    As David Perron sees it, the Blues have a tight-knit, fun-loving group of players that has faith in one another and a desire to deliver St. Louis its first Stanley Cup championship...

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  12. Ottawa Senators Forward Zenon Konopka Launches New Wine Line

    Zenon Konopka , respected hockey player and successful businessman, deserves a toast for his latest off-ice venture, one that will have people raising a glass while a worthy charity receives recognition and funds...

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  13. Jarome Iginla Named NHLPA Player of the Week

    How many teams in the NHL have a leader, a captain, an offensive force, a physical presence, a marketable personality and a charitable contributor all wrapped into one person? ...

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  14. Tomas Holmstrom Is the Centre of Attention

    When the 2011-12 season started, Tomas Holmstrom didn’t need to be reminded he was on the verge of a major milestone. He had plenty of people making sure he didn’t forget...

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  15. Jamie McGinn: No Looking Back , Only Forward

    He’s endured both good times and bad throughout his NHL career, but it’s never stopped Jamie McGinn from lending a helping hand to others. His back problems have been well documented, an ailment that runs in his family...

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  16. Cody Hodgson Getting Better Every Single Day

    With his 22nd birthday on the horizon in mid-February, you can bet when Vancouver’s Cody Hodgson blows out the candles on his cake, he’ll wish for the rest of the hockey months to be just like January...

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  17. Kevin Shattenkirk Proud of What St. Louis Blues Have Built

    Over a 26-game span with St. Louis last season, Kevin Shattenkirk managed to impress his teammates and coaching staff with his play. In 2011-12, the Blues ’ blueliner has been even better...

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  18. Jordan Eberle Shows No Signs of a Slowdown in Edmonton

    Jordan Eberle , Edmonton’s young star on the rise, worked overtime to get his picture-perfect moment at the recent All-Star Game in Ottawa ...

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  19. Evgeni Malkin Named NHLPA Player of the Week

    Evgeni Malkin has taken his game to a whole new level in 2011-12. At the beginning of this season, with his fellow superstar Sidney Crosby dealing with concussion symptoms ...

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  20. Marian Gaborik Grabs the Spotlight at NHL All-Star Game

    He took his Broadway show to Canada’s capital city and skated away with three goals, four points, MVP honours and plenty of rave reviews...

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  21. Gabriel Landeskog Is Right at Home in Colorado

    There was an expectation from both player and team that Gabriel Landeskog could make a significant impact in his rookie NHL season in 2011-12. With less than half the campaign to go, the skilled Swede has definitely delivered on all fronts...

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  22. Scott Hartnell: At the Hart of 2012 NHL All-Star Weekend

    Scott Hartnell might have been in a rush to pack and head to Ottawa for Sunday’s All-Star Game, but he had all the time in the world to talk about his selection to the lineup...

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  23. NHLPA's Don Fehr at the 2012 NHL All-Star Game Media Scrum

    NHLPA Executive Director Don Fehr fielded questions from the media on Saturday at the Fairmont Chateau Laurier hotel in downtown Ottawa during the 2012 NHL All-Star Weekend festivities...

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  24. Top Tweets from the 2012 NHL All-Star Fantasy Draft

    The 2012 NHL All-Star Fantasy Draft made headlines last night on television and in Twitterland. Many players and fans got into the tweeting frenzy during the live broadcast and the #AllStarDraft discussions became a worldwide trending topic...

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  25. 2012 NHL All-Star Kris Letang Is Enjoying the Change of Plans

    It’s a most deserving honour for Kris Letang to play in the 2012 All-Star Game, but an ironic one for a player who never dwells on individual contributions or acknowledgement...

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