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Schwartz Sparks Blues in Comeback Win over Capitals

Jaden Schwartz had a goal and added three assists to lead the defending Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues to a 4-3 comeback victory over the Washington Capitals on Friday night.
Schwartz scored with 4:23 left in the first to cut Washington's lead to...

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Islanders Coming Back Home for 7 More Games

As the New York Islanders’ new home in Belmont officially broke ground on Monday, the team recently announced the addition of seven games that will be moved from the Barclays Center to the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum: Sunday, Oct. 6 vs. Winnipeg Jets at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8 vs. Edmonton Oilers at 7 p.m. […]

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What the Blues Can Expect This Season

Jonathan Toews remembers the celebrations, the parades and the parties.
Hoisting the Stanley Cup meant cherished moments with teammates, family and friends — memories that will never fade.
The only downside? Short summers that ...

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Vrana Scores in OT, Capitals Beat Blues 3-2 in Opener

ST. LOUIS — Jakub Vrana scored at 2:51 of overtime to give the Washington Capitals a 3-2 victory over the Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues on Wednesday night in the opener for both teams.
Vrana beat Jordan Binnington with a wrist shot to the upper ...

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Blackhawks Ready for Beefed Up & Better Andrew Shaw

It was a very busy offseason for Stan Bowman and the Chicago Blackhawks. Management put a premium on upping their toughness and defensive skill by adding players like Calvin de Haan and Olli Maatta, but one key acquisition stood out above all others – the homecoming of a new and improved Andrew Shaw. Another Season, […]

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Blue Jackets’ Training Camp: Lines, Roster Battles & Notes

Training camp is finally underway. From a Columbus Blue Jackets’ perspective, that means starting to get the answers to some important questions surrounding the team. Opportunity is available in a way that it hasn’t been in recent seasons. As head coach John Tortorella put it on Wednesday at Media Day, this was the last time […]

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Dan Girardi Retires After 13 Seasons

TAMPA, Fla. — Former New York Rangers and Tampa Bay Lightning defenceman Dan Girardi has announced his retirement from the NHL after 13 seasons.
Girardi appeared in 927 games, finishing with 56 goals and 264 points and a plus-78 ratings. He also played...

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Bratt Will Be Key to Boosting Devils’ Offense

When Ray Shero took over as New Jersey Devils’ general manager, one thing on top of his to-do list was rebuild a farm system that had been left barren by the previous regime. The first draft class with his staff in place came in 2016, where they took Michael McLeod with the 12th overall pick. […]

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Coaching Carousel: Sabres’ Krueger Fine with Being Unknown

Ralph Krueger doesn't care if you have never heard of him.
Having just turned 60, the Buffalo Sabres' new coach leans on the benefit of his vast experience — in hockey, soccer, and life as a father, husband, author and motivational speaker — to have st...

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NHL Rumors: Senators, Marleau, Byfuglien, More

In today’s NHL Rumors coverage, we look at a bizarre development surrounding ownership of the Ottawa Senators, Patrick Marleau’s future, and a timeline for Dustin Byfuglien’s decision. Plus, are the St. Louis Blues and Alex Pietrangelo making progress on an extension? Related: NHL Rumors: McDavid, Byfuglien, Johnson, More Robert Kraft Is Not Buying the Senators […]

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