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LAS VEGAS, Nev. – For Max Pacioretty, there is almost no escaping “The Hit.” Even 15 months after the Montreal Canadiens forward had his neck broken after being driven into a stanchion by Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara, Pacioretty still fi…

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LONDON, Ont. – Dale Hunter is returning to his old head coaching job with the London Knights. The Ontario Hockey League club announced Tuesday that Hunter will resume his role effective immediately and that his brother Mark will continue his …

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OTTAWA (AP) – The Ottawa Senators say they have agreed to terms with Norris Trophy finalist Erik Karlsson on a seven-year contract extension. The deal was announced by the team on Tuesday, one day before Karlsson will find out if he was picke…

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LAS VEGAS — The National Hockey League’s Board of Governors, at its annual June meeting, today approved changes to two rules. Rule 67 – Handling Puck implements a minor penalty for use of the gloved hand to “conceal” the puck or prevent an oppone…

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LAS VEGAS — The National Hockey League’s Board of Governors, at its annual June meeting, today approved unanimously the sale by Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board of its ownership interest in Toronto Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Ltd. to an…

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When the Minnesota Wild led the NHL at the 30-game mark last season, before they collapsed and missed the playoffs for a fourth straight year, good goaltending was a big reason. Not just Niklas Backstrom, but Josh Harding, too. So they wan…

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When the Minnesota Wild led the NHL at the 30-game mark last season, before they collapsed and missed the playoffs for a fourth straight year, good goaltending was a big reason. Not just Niklas Backstrom, but Josh Harding, too. So they wan…

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The Nashville Predators on Tuesday named former NHL center and Washington assistant Dean Evason as coach of their AHL affiliate, the Milwaukee Admirals. “Dean Evason brings the knowledge, insight and expertise of 20 years of NHL playing and coa…

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Fans who chanted “one more year” at Anaheim star Teemu Selanne near the end of this past season just might be getting their wish. According to a report, Selanne has decided to play another season in the NHL with the Ducks. The report appeared i…

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OTTAWA – The last time the Ottawa Senators had the 15th overall pick in the NHL draft, they selected a future Norris Trophy finalist. The Senators are back in the same slot four years later as they head into this weekend’s draft and while the…

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