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WASHINGTON – All those changes didn’t get the Washington Capitals any further in the playoffs. That’s the big-picture view, the one that says this season was another disappointing performance by an immensely talented roster. Remember last …

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ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) – Alex Ovechkin and Alexander Semin will join the Russian team playing at ice hockey’s world championship. The NHL season ended for the pair Saturday night when the Washington Capitals lost to the New York Rangers in Game …

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ARLINGTON, Va. – Alex Ovechkin and Alexander Semin will join the Russian team playing at ice hockey’s world championship. The NHL season ended for the pair Saturday night when the Washington Capitals lost to the New York Rangers in Game 7 of …

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After appearing unbeatable in its first four games at the 2012 IIHF World Hockey Championship, defending champion and tournament co-host Finland followed up a 5-3 loss to Canada Friday with an unhinged and undisciplined performance against the Ame…

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GREENBURGH, N.Y. – It’s been 18 years since Stephane Matteau forever etched his name into hockey history with a wraparound goal that launched the New York Rangers-New Jersey Devils rivalry well beyond just a common border war. Matteau ended G…

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GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) – It’s been 18 years since Stephane Matteau forever etched his name into hockey history with a wraparound goal that launched the New York Rangers-New Jersey Devils rivalry well beyond just a common border war. Matteau en…

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Sixteen of the League’s top officials were tabbed to work this year’s conference finals, which got under way Sunday night. With a regular season and two rounds of the 2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs complete, eight referees and eight linesmen have be…

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LONDON, Ont. – Seth Griffith scored the winner 1:48 into the third period and the London Knights won the Ontario Hockey League title with a 2-1 victory over the Niagara IceDogs on Friday. Austin Watson also scored for London, which won the be…

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DENVER (AP) – The Colorado Avalanche have signed three goaltending prospects to entry-level contracts. Sami Aittokallio (ay-toh-KAHL-ee-oh), Kieran Millan (KEER-uhn MILL-ahn) and Kent Patterson inked deal Friday. The 19-year-old Aittokalli…

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ST. JOHN’S, N.L. – Zach Sill scored the go-ahead goal five minutes into the third period and Brad Thiessen made 29 saves as the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins forced a Game 7 by defeating the St. John’s IceCaps 4-2 on Friday in American Hockey L…

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