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Calgary Flames — This Season vs. Last Season

Last year's Calgary Flames were a powerhouse that finished the season second in the whole NHL. The team that won the Pacific Division and put themselves back on the map as a force to be reckoned with. This is the team fans have fresh in their minds. With just over a month of play complete, let us take a look at how this year's progress compares to last years.

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Elias Pettersson Scores Twice, Canucks Beat Preds to Snap Slump

VANCOUVER — Elias Pettersson celebrated his 21st birthday with a pair of goals as the Vancouver Canucks ended a four-game winless streak with a 5-3 win over the Nashville Predators Tuesday.
Tanner Pearson also scored twice for Vancouver, his second int...

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Cholowski Scores in OT, Red Wings Rally past Ducks 4-3

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Dylan Larkin scored the tying goal during a 6-on-3 advantage with 37 seconds left in regulation, and Dennis Cholowski scored with 2:56 on the clock in overtime to send the Detroit Red Wings to their third straight victory, 4-3 over th...

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Hertl Scores in 4th Straight Game, Sharks Top Oilers 6-3

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Tomas Hertl scored and extended his point streak to four games on his 26th birthday, Evander Kane added his team-leading 11th goal of the season and the San Jose Sharks beat the Edmonton Oilers 6-3 on Tuesday night.
Brent Burns, Patr...

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Canadiens’ Danault Line: NHL’s Best?

Any good research venture sets out to answer a question. Like, which country’s population has the highest disposable income per capita? Or, which schools in my city produce the most successful students?  For me, I want to know how good the Montreal Canadiens’ Phillip Danault line is. That’s right. How good is the Danault, Brendan Gallagher and Tomas […]

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Islanders’ 3 Stars Nov. 3-10

The streak reached 10 games, but the New York Islanders lost their first game in nearly a month on Thursday versus the Pittsburgh Penguins. They still managed to pick up a total of five out of a possible six points and sit in second place in the Metropolitan Division.  The Islanders started the week with […]

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Petry Has Become Essential Piece of Habs’ Blue Line

The Montreal Canadiens roster had done its fair share of shifting around the last few seasons. Certain players, who not too long ago considered themselves “the new guy,” have taken up veteran status in the locker room. Among these players is defenseman Jeff Petry. In the last few seasons, he has become a staple in […]

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Bruins’ McAvoy & Grzelcyk Pairing Deserves a Longer Look

Throughout the early portion of Charlie McAvoy’s career, veteran captain Zdeno Chara has been the consistent defensive partner lining up alongside him. Over the past three seasons, no Boston Bruins defensive pairing has logged more minutes. And for a while, it made sense. With McAvoy labeled as the crown jewel of the Bruins’ defensive future […]

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Aho Scores 2 to Lead Hurricanes past Senators 8-2

RALEIGH, N.C. — Sebastian Aho scored twice, Joel Edmundson had a goal and two assists, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Ottawa Senators 8-2 to snap a four-game losing streak Monday night. Warren Foegele, Ryan Dzingel and Martin Necsas each had a goal and an assist, and Haydn Fleury and Dougie Hamilton also scored to […]

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Coyotes Win in Shootout, Snap Capitals’ Win Streak at 6

WASHINGTON — Conor Garland scored the shootout winner minutes after an apparent Capitals overtime goal was waved off by video review, and the Arizona Coyotes responded from blowing a big lead to beat Washington 4-3 Monday night. The NHL-leading Capitals’ winning streak was snapped at six. The Coyotes ended their own three-game skid. Arizona blew […]

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