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  • Sharks' Tierney playing well, with off-ice assist to Zubrus

    At 37 years old, no one expected Dainius Zubrus to come in and score a couple dozen goals when he signed a cheap one-year deal with the Sharks on Nov. 24 after a brief tryout. Zubrus was expected to play a responsible two-way game, while adding some size to the Sharks bottom six forward group, and…

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  • Report: LA Kings to relieve Dustin Brown of captaincy

    Dustin Brown, who captained the Los Angeles Kings to the only two Stanley Cups in franchise history, has been relieved of his leadership duties, per TSN.

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  • Creative Rutherford, blunt Sullivan key Penguins' turnaround

    The door closed and Mike Sullivan started to talk. Over the course of the next 10 minutes, the Pittsburgh Penguins coach laid out for rookie goaltender Matt Murray why veteran Marc-Andre Fleury was starting Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals even though Murray's rapid maturation was one of the…

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  • Watch: Kid imitates Patrick Kane's post-goal celly in youth hockey game

    It shouldn't come as much of a surprise that young hockey players are patterning their games off Patrick Kane. Check out this video of a kid in a youth hockey game mimicking Kane's celebration from this year's playoffs, when he scored the double-overtime winner in Game 5 of the Blackhawks' series…

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  • Offseason moves send Sharks to final after missing playoffs

    After watching the San Jose Sharks miss the playoffs for the first time in more than a decade, general manager Doug Wilson set out to remake the team last offseason. Individually, none of the moves sent shockwaves through the NHL. The Sharks hired a coach who made the playoffs once in seven seasons…

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  • NBC Sports switches up TV schedule for Stanley Cup Final

    NEW YORK (AP) -- NBC Sports is switching up its broadcast schedule for the Stanley Cup Final.

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  • Claude Giroux, Shayne Gostisbehere excited to represent Canada, North America in World Cup

    Flyers captain Claude Giroux has a word of advice for rookie defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere when the two meet each other as opponents in this fall's World Cup of Hockey. "The last few weeks, I told him to keep his head up," Giroux said Friday night on a conference call after both players were added…

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  • Sharks' Nieto expects to be an option for Cup Final

    Injured Sharks forward Matt Nieto didnt skate on any of San Joses four lines for practice on Friday, but said he absolutely expects to be an option at some point during the Stanley Cup Final. The Sharks won games five and six of the St. Louis Western Conference Final series, including a dominant…

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  • Rouyn-Noranda beats Red Deer 3-1 to reach Memorial Cup final

    RED DEER, Alberta (AP) -- Francis Perron and Martins Dzierkals scored in a 1:07 span midway through the first period and the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies beat the host Red Deer Rebels 3-1 on Friday night in the Memorial Cup semifinal.

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  • Not a great week for Nyquist - horse or hockey player

    It was not the greatest week for Nyquist - horse or hockey player. A few days after Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist was declared out of the Belmont Stakes due to a fever, Red Wings forward Gustav Nyquist was not chosen by Sweden on Friday to play in the World Cup of Hockey. Nyquist was named for the…

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    Sharks vs Penguins - Who has the edge?

    Yahoo Sports goes inside the numbers of the Stanley Cup Final matchup between the San Jose Sharks and the Pittsburgh Penguins.

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  • Devils sign French defenseman Yohann Auvitu

    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- The New Jersey Devils signed French defenseman Yohann Auvitu to a one-year, two-way, entry-level contract Friday.

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  • Canucks Sports and Entertainment names Jeff Stipec COO

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- Canucks Sports and Entertainment said Friday that Jeff Stipec is the new chief operating officer of the company that operates the NHL's Vancouver Canucks and Rogers Arena.

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  • Voynov named to Russian roster, status for World Cup unclear

    Former Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov is no sure thing to play in the World Cup of Hockey despite being named to Russia's final roster on Friday. Voynov served two months in jail on domestic violence charges, was detained by immigration officials and voluntarily returned to Russia last…

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  • Sharks stars Thornton, Marleau finally reach 1st Cup final

    Joe Thornton and Patrick Marleau have been linked ever since they went one-two in the 1997 NHL draft to Boston and San Jose. Now at age 36 and after more than 3,000 combined games, 949 goals and 2,610 career points in the regular and postseason, Thornton and Marleau have the opportunity to add the…

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  • Burns, Thornton selected to Canada in 2016 World Cup

    SAN JOSE -- Hockey Canadaannounced today that San Jose Sharksforward Joe Thornton and defenseman Brent Burns have been selected to represent Team Canada at the 2016 World Cup of Hockey. The tournament will be held from Sept. 17-Oct. 1 at Air Canada Centre in Toronto.

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