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TORONTO – Foreign goaltenders are on the way out in the Canadian Hockey League. The national governing body for major junior hockey announced on Tuesday that the CHL’s 2013 Import Draft will be the final opportunity for member clubs to select…

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MONCTON, N.B. – Carey Price’s former goaltending coach says the Montreal Canadiens netminder has become progressively worse over the last few seasons due to bad guidance. Roland Melanson, who is the current goaltending coach with the Vancouve…

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Nashville Predators have signed defenceman Roman Josi to a seven-year, $28 million deal, tying up the other piece of their top defensive line. General manager David Poile said in a statement Monday that signing Josi was…

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TORONTO – The Stanley Cup final opens Wednesday in Chicago as the Blackhawks host the Boston Bruins. Here are five players to watch in the seven-game series: 1. Torey Krug Boston has a hot-shot young defenceman playing a pivotal role in th…

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Dallas Eakins played in parts of 10 NHL seasons for eight different teams. Most of his stops amounted to brief cups of coffee, a handful of games here, a few more there. Then it was back down to the American Hockey League or the now defunct Int…

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EL SEGUNDO, Calif. – Los Angeles Kings defenseman Robyn Regehr was scheduled for surgery Monday for a “bad arm,” coach Darryl Sutter said. Sutter didn’t elaborate when he spoke to reporters on the final day of L.A.’s break-up meetings, but a Ki…

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ANAHEIM, Calif. – Veteran NHL goalie Dwayne Roloson is the Anaheim Ducks’ new goaltending consultant. The Ducks announced the move Monday. The 43-year-old Roloson played 14 NHL seasons with six teams, making an All-Star team in 2004 and ap…

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EL SEGUNDO, Calif. – After two straight playoff runs extending well into June, Dustin Brown says the Los Angeles Kings only get the full benefit of all that experience if they stay together. Two days after the Kings’ title defence ended in th…

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CHICAGO – When it comes to penalties in the Stanley Cup finals, the Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins might just want to leave everyone on the ice and keep going. The last two teams in the NHL playoffs have been lousy on the power play — j…

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The Anaheim Ducks on Monday named longtime NHL goaltender Dwayne Roloson as their new goaltending consultant. Roloson replaces Pete Peeters, who announced his retirement last week. “We are happy to have Dwayne in the organization and look fo…

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