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Canadian identical twins Connor and Kellen Jones are headed to Pittsburgh hoping to make some hockey history for little-known Quinnipiac University. The Bobcats are ranked No. 1 as they head into the Frozen Four, the championship tournament f…

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DALLAS – The Dallas Stars have recalled goaltender Cristopher Nilstorp from their American Hockey League affiliate a day after starter Kari Lehtonen left a game with a lower body injury. The move Wednesday means Nilstorp will back up Richard …

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With each NHL game growing in importance with every passing day, the NHL Network will showcase some of the League’s greatest rivalries over the course of a full slate of weekend games. It all starts Thursday when the defending Stanley Cup champ…

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EDMONTON – Even though the money is not all in place, Edmonton city council has given final approval to a deal that would see a new downtown arena built for the NHL’s Edmonton Oilers. Councillors voted 10-3 in favour of the master agreement w…

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Brian Elliott made 15 saves and Alex Steen scored to lead the St. Louis Blues to a 1-0 victory over the Nashville Predators on Tuesday night. The Blues extended their winning streak to a season-long five games. The fading P…

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – Marian Hossa’s unassisted goal late in the second period lifted the NHL-leading Chicago Blackhawks to their fifth win in six games, 1-0 over the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night. Ray Emery started for the Blackhawks for the t…

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The Barrie Colts are heading to the Eastern Conference final after eliminating the Oshawa Generals on Tuesday in Ontario Hockey League playoff action. Mathias Niederberger made 36 saves in Game 4 as Barrie doubled up Oshawa 4-2 to sweep the b…

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UNIONDALE, N.Y. – Michael Grabner scored the go-ahead goal late in the second period and Evgeni Nabokov made 26 saves as the New York Islanders took another step toward the playoffs with a 4-1 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday night. …

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The United States’ women’s hockey team is back on top of the world. Amanda Kessel’s goal 3:09 into the third period broke a tie and lifted the U.S. to a 3-2 victory against Canada in the gold medal game at the World Women’s Hockey Championships…

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SUDBURY, Ont. – Malcolm Subban made 28 saves as the visiting Belleville Bulls blanked the Sudbury Wolves 4-0 on Tuesday in Ontario Hockey League playoff action. Brendan Gaunce had two goals and an assist for the Bulls, who lead the best-of-se…

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