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  • Blackhawks acquire Antoine Vermette from Coyotes

    The Chicago Blackhawks acquired center Antoine Vermette from the Arizona Coyotes on Saturday night for a first-round pick this year and defensive prospect Klas Dahlbeck. The 32-year-old Vermette will help replace Patrick Kane, the star Chicago forward who broke his left collarbone Tuesday night and…

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  • Logan Couture fined $5,000 for slew-footing (Video)

    Logan Couture is not exactly a dirty player. But he slew-footed Detroit’s Brendan Smith in San Jose’s loss to the Red Wings on Thursday night. You can’t really do that. And he was hence fined $5,000.

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  • NHL standings

    March 1 (Infostrada Sports) - Standings from the NHL on Saturday WESTERN CONFERENCEPACIFIC DIVISION W L OTL GF GA PTS 1. Anaheim 39 17 7 186 176 85 2. Vancouver 35 23 3 174 162 73 3. Los Angeles 29 20 12 164 157 70 4. Calgary 33 25 4 175 160 70 5. San Jose 30 25 8 175 181 68 6. Arizona 20 36 7 138…

  • Trade Deadline Preview

    The NHL trade deadline is this Monday, so read up on what we know so far.

  • Panthers swing another deal, trade Fleischmann for Heatley

    The Florida Panthers acquired forward Dany Heatley and a third-round pick in this year from the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday in exchange for forward Tomas Fleischmann. The deal comes two days after the Panthers got Jaromir Jagr from New Jersey for a pair of draft picks. Fleischmann had 27 goals for…

    The Associated Press
    Sun, Mar 1
    8:00 PM EST
    Anaheim at Dallas
    Preview Game
  • Capitals pick up D Tim Gleason in trade with Hurricanes

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- The Washington Capitals have acquired defenseman Tim Gleason from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for defenseman Jack Hillen and a draft pick.

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  • Former NHL players remember deadline trades

    A pair of former goalies recall their own deadline deals, including Martin Biron who left the Sabres without knowing which team had acquired him.

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  • Flames still waiting to learn extent of Mark Giordano's 'upper-body injury'

    "There’s not a Mark Giordano tree sitting out there that you just go just pluck one from."

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  • Senators beat Sharks 4-2 for 5th straight victory

    Led by a fill-in goalie, the Ottawa Senators are playing their best hockey of the season. For the San Jose Sharks, things haven't been this bad in years. Andrew Hammond made 28 saves to keep Ottawa in the game early and Mike Hoffman scored a power-play goal to break a tie midway through the third…

    The Associated Press
  • Cory Schneider's 33 saves lift Devils over Blue Jackets 2-0

    It might not fill up a highlight reel, but Cory Schneider and the New Jersey Devils still considered this win a thing of beauty. Andy Greene scored, Travis Zajac added an empty-net goal, and Schneider made 33 saves for his fourth shutout of the season to lead the New Jersey Devils past the Columbus…

    The Associated Press
    Sun, Mar 1
    5:00 PM EST
    Columbus at Pittsburgh
    Preview Game
  • Kings-Jets Preview

    After a long win streak put them back in the Western Conference playoff picture, two straight losses have shown that nothing is certain for the Los Angeles Kings. The defending champions don't figure to receive any favors Sunday at MTS Centre against the Winnipeg Jets, who exhibited playoff-like…

    The Associated Press
    Sun, Mar 1
    4:00 PM EST
    Los Angeles at Winnipeg
    Preview Game
  • Tomas Tatar lifts Red Wings past Predators, 4-3

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- - The Detroit Red Wings had enough left at the end of a long trip to beat the NHL's best home team. Tomas Tatar broke a tie on a power play at 9:06 of the third period in Detroit's 4-3 victory over the Nashville Predators on Saturday. ''We're feeling good about ourselves…

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  • Dr. Seuss jerseys headline Rapid City Rush book drive

    According to Next Impulse Sports “if fans bring a new or gently used book to the game to donate to a local charity they get $5 off of a game ticket.”

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  • NHL players getting an education about blood clots

    The doctor told Tomas Fleischmann he might never play hockey again. Blood clots that began in his leg had moved to his lungs and threatened not only his career but his life. Goaltender Tomas Vokoun's left leg was almost 4 inches bigger than his right because of a clot. Surgery was required to drain…

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  • Paul Stastny scores winner in Blues' 2-1 victory over Oilers

    The St. Louis Blues didn't get the easy ride they might have hoped for against the Oilers, but they did get out of Edmonton with the two points they needed. Paul Stastny scored the winning goal with 5:40 left and added an assist as the Blues edged the host Oilers 2-1 on Saturday night. ''We made it…

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  • Clarkson trade fall-out; trade deadline madness; Sopel retires (Puck Headlines)

    Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media.

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  • Toronto assistant GM Kyle Dubas talks Leafs, luck & analytics: 'It's not magic'

    Toronto Maple Leafs assistant GM Kyle Dubas goes in-depth on analytics and how he hopes to use advanced stats to turn the Original Six franchise around: “It’s not magic. It’s a process, and it’s hard work, and it’s difficult, and you have to push your way through it.”

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