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Hurricanes’ Staal Felt Good After Skating Session

Carolina Hurricanes F Eric Staal skated for the first time since the season ended and felt great. A month ago, Staal underwent a vague “core muscle” surgery that may be similar to getting a sports hernia treated. He had

Former Nashville coach Barry Trotz will be the next head coach of the Washington Capitals

Caps’ Trotz Downplays Doubts About Ovechkin

There were some who believed that the Washington Capitals will be a better team with Barry Trotz behind the bench. However, there is one question that still has to be answered and that is how he will work with

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Could Jaromir Jagr’s Age Show Up This Season

The New Jersey Devils signed Jaromir Jagr to help them make the playoffs this year. However, he will be turning 43 this year and now it begs the question is he going to slow down? Last season he had

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Scott Gomez Considered Retirement

The New Jersey Devils and Scott Gomez have been reunited. But there was some thought by Gomez on retiring. The two-time Stanley Cup winning center is back with the team who he won the Cup with on a tryout

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5-on-5: Bolts’ Prospects And Where They Will Start

 5-on-5 is a segment that looks quickly into things such as players, games and streaks.   The Tampa Bay Lightning has a good farm system with some hot names that everyone is interested in seeing where they will play.

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Justin Schultz Close To New Contract With Oilers

Emdmonton Oilers VP of hockey operations Scott Howson has one big task remaining: to sign Justin Schultz to a new deal. He might be close to doing so.

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AHL Implements New Education, Drug-Testing Program

The NHL and AHL are teaming up for a new education and drug testing program for all AHL players effective for the 2014-15 season.

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Will The NHL Finally Expand to Las Vegas?

The National Hockey League is going to be expanding into Las Vegas, Seattle and maybe, Quebec City if you believe a story that appeared in a Vancouver newspaper. The NHL has been seriously talking about putting a team in Las

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Flash of Lightning: Steven Stamkos And The Captaincy

“Flash of Lightning”  is a quick feature that previews a specific player or trade regarding the Tampa Bay Lightning. For the first time in his career with the Tampa Bay Lightning, Steven Stamkos is now the guy. He has

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Lightning Announce Bright House Flex Plans For 2014-15 Season

The Tampa Bay Lightning have announced their Bright House Networks Flex Plans for the 2014-15 season today.