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NHL Playoffs Takeaways: Penguins survive Caps' surge, take series lead
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Game 3 between the Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins was the only show in the NHL Monday night and did it ever leave a lot to talk about. Aside from the Penguins taking a 2-1 lead in the series, the game was full of aggressive, physical play …

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'We the North': How Canada's preoccupation with hockey has changed
www.theglobeandmail.com

So where does all the codswallop, all the stories about hockey's demise come from? They come from immigration patterns which have seen millions arriving in Canada from cultures where hockey is barely heard of. They come from melting ice caps, …

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Kentucky Derby favorite Nyquist proves perfect marriage of horse racing and hockey
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Kentucky Derby favorite Nyquist proves perfect marriage of horse racing and hockey. The undefeated colt will have a visitor Saturday, the Stanley Cup. 87914561. Nyquist brings a perfect record into the Run for the Roses. Horsephotos. By Sam Gardner …

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Capitals' Barry Trotz suggests NHL favors the Penguins in pointed remark
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The Washington Capitals' Brooks Orpik was handed a harsh (but fair) three-game suspension for a vicious high hit to the head of the Pittsburgh Penguins' Olli Maatta during Game 2 of the teams' Stanley Cup Playoff series. Speaking to reporters on Monday …

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10 biggest questions facing Blackhawks in the 2016 offseason
www.secondcityhockey.com

Bowman will likely look again to the KHL, the Swedish Hockey League, USHL and college free agents where he has had success in signing young players in the past. While we can't expect to hit on a Panarin every year, taking a flier on these players costs …

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Canada's Top Native Youth Hockey Players Squaring Off At Nationals
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NAHC Boys and Girls 2015 Champs – The annual National Aboriginal Hockey Championships (NAHC) will begin this Monday and continue until May 7 in Mississauga, Ontario, just west of Toronto.

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Hamilton street to be transformed into permanent hockey rink
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By the time the Victoria Day long weekend rolls around, the City of Hamilton will have transformed a section of Roxborough Avenue into a fully functioning ball hockey rink. The section of street between Graham Avenue North and Province Street North has …

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NHL.com Mock Draft: Mike Morreale weighs in
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NHL.com Staff Writer Mike G. Morreale projects the top 14 selections in the 2016 NHL Draft: 1. Toronto Maple Leafs – Auston Matthews, C, Zurich (SUI). The 6-foot-1, 210-pound left-shot forward is a world-class two-way center in the mold of Anze Kopitar …

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2016 NHL Draft Trade Rumors: 'Real, Legitimate Chance' Oilers Move No. 4 Pick
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Edmonton had the second-best chance at the No. 1 pick but apparently used up all its luck winning four of the previous six lotteries. So, what will the Oilers do with the fourth overall selection? A trade certainly is possible. ‚ÄúThere's a real …

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Cult of Hockey: Is Mark Fayne part of the problem or the solution for the …
edmontonjournal.com

Mark Fayne is an odd choice as a polarizing figure, but that is what he has become in Edmonton. For many, he's part of the problem. He was brought in by former general manager Craig MacTavish, a fact which likely did him no favours in 2015-16 with his …

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