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Willie Desjardins: His Time Has Come

One of the best things that happened during the past off-season this past summer was the hiring of Willie Desjardins as head coach of the Vancouver Canucks. After a long apprenticeship in junior and the...
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Photo Gallery: Panthers vs Bruins (11/4/14)

The Boston Bruins beat the Florida Panthers 2-1 in overtime. Brad Marchand and Patrice Bergeron scored for the Bruins. The Panthers only goal was scored by Jussi Jokinen. This was the first game that Shawn...
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Undermanned Rangers Fall In Shootout

NEW YORK – As defenseman Dylan McIlrath skated back to the bench in the final second of the first period after serving a five-minute penalty for fighting, the entire Rangers bench stood and banged their...
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Consistency’s the Key for Flyers

The 2013-14 season was a tumultuous one for the Philadelphia Flyers. It started with an 0-3-0 start which led to the firing of Peter Laviolette and the arrival of Craig Berube behind the Flyers bench.  After...
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Fits and Starts A Part of Stars Early Season

This was not quite the successful, energetic beginning to the NHL season that GM Jim Nill and Coach Lindy Ruff envisioned for their hockey club. The 4-3-4 Stars have performed in fits and starts, a paradoxysm...
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Patience Wearing Thin for the Hurricanes

Like the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Washington Capitals, the Carolina Hurricanes made major managerial brass changes in the off-season. Longtime Canes General Manager (GM) Jim Rutherford retired, although the...
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A New Regime and Era Begins for the Capitals

Of the teams in the National Hockey League’s (NHL’s) Metropolitan Division, no team, besides the reigning division champions Pittsburgh Penguins, has had the seismic changes in their organizational brass...
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Vrbata: Radim-ing the Sedins

On Saturday the Canucks played one of their best and most thrilling games so far, an overtime win which they almost gave up (and which they could have won 2-0) when the Montreal Canadiens scored two goals to...