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  • Patrick Roy chimes in on Martin Brodeur retirement

    But when Roy retired after the 2002-03 season at the age of 37 it was a shock. He had a 2.18 goals against average and .920 save percentage. Sure, his body was breaking down, but he was still effective. With Brodeur, at the age of 42 and failing stats – it wasn’t a shock at all. What is odd is that…

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  • What We Learned: Our 30-team second half preview; who wins the East?

    I absolutely love everything about All-Star weekend that isn't the All-Star Game. Hockey can be so fun if people let it be fun.

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    Tue, Jan 27
    4:30 PM PST
    Detroit at Florida
    Preview Game
  • Mike Richards put on waivers by LA, unlikely to be claimed

    Yes, that Mike Richards, who has been extraordinarily unproductive this year in spite of having a $5.75 million salary cap hit over the next five seasons.

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  • NCAA Hockey 101: An unexpected party for Bemidji State

    (Ed. Note: Ryan Lambert is our resident NCAA Hockey nut, and we decided it’s time to unleash his particular brand of whimsy on the college game every week. So NCAA HOCKEY 101 will run every Tuesday on Puck Daddy. Educate yo self.)

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  • Blue Jackets, Islanders lose Sergei Bobrovsky, Kyle Okposo to injury

    Bobrovsky (4-6 weeks) and Okposo (6-8) weeks to miss some serious time.

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    Tue, Jan 27
    4:00 PM PST
    Washington at Columbus
    Preview Game
  • Stars-Canadiens Preview

    Jason Spezza won't deny that his arrival in Dallas helped create expectations the Stars struggled to meet early in the season. He's just glad the weight wasn't enough to ruin the season before the Stars reached the All-Star break. Now, Spezza and the Stars emerge from the layoff looking to sweep…

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    Tue, Jan 27
    4:30 PM PST
    Dallas at Montreal
    Preview Game
  • Lightning-Hurricanes Preview

    The Tampa Bay Lightning rode a perfect homestand into the All-Star Break and enter the second half of the season with the top spot in the Eastern Conference. Following the midseason layoff, the Lightning will hit the road Tuesday night looking for a 10th win in their last 11 meetings with the…

    The Associated Press
    Tue, Jan 27
    4:30 PM PST
    Tampa Bay at Carolina
    Preview Game
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    2015 NHL All-Star Game: Team Foligno vs. Team Toews (30 photos)

    The 2015 NHL All-Star Game at Nationwide Arena in Columbus.

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  • Sabres-Flames Preview

    The Calgary Flames find themselves in the midst of a heated Western Conference playoff race coming out of the All-Star break. They'll look to start the season's second half in strong fashion Tuesday night when they host the struggling Buffalo Sabres. Goaltender Joni Ortio, who had limited opponents…

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    Tue, Jan 27
    6:00 PM PST
    Buffalo at Calgary
    Preview Game
  • Surprising Jets aiming to land in playoffs

    The Winnipeg Jets have taken off and are on course to land in the playoffs, an experience their passionate fans haven't enjoyed in nearly 20 years. ''At this point in the season, obviously it becomes a little bit more realistic,'' left wing Evander Kane said. The Jets went 6-0-1 in their last seven…

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    Tue, Jan 27
    4:00 PM PST
    Winnipeg at Pittsburgh
    Preview Game
  • Columbus cannon causes havoc during 2015 NHL All-Star Game

    Even the players in the game seemed to be getting annoyed at the cannon. Team Toews/Panthers goaltender Roberto Luongo tweeted mid-game that he wanted the cannon to stop.

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  • Capitals-Blue Jackets Preview

    While there was no shortage of goals in Columbus over the weekend, the same certainly can't be said for the rest of the season. After hosting the highest scoring All-Star game in league history, the Blue Jackets will look to finally grab a home victory Tuesday night when they pit their struggling…

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  • Predators eager to build on their best start without Rinne

    The Nashville Predators are back at work ready to prove the best start in franchise history is no fluke, even with goaltender Pekka Rinne still sidelined. Coach Peter Laviolette and his assistants worked the game and got the win with Team Toews in Columbus along with defenseman Shea Weber, who won…

    The Associated Press
    Tue, Jan 27
    5:00 PM PST
    Colorado at Nashville
    Preview Game
  • Wild-Oilers Preview

    It comes as little surprise that the Edmonton Oilers have the fewest wins in the NHL coming out of the All-Star break as the struggling franchise heads toward a ninth consecutive season without a postseason berth. The Minnesota Wild, who were expected to take another step forward after reaching the…

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    Tue, Jan 27
    6:30 PM PST
    Minnesota at Edmonton
    Preview Game
  • Blackhawks place LW Versteeg on long-term injured list

    CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Blackhawks have placed forward Kris Versteeg on the long-term injury list because of a left hand injury.

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  • Rangers-Islanders Preview

    Two of the NHL's hottest teams reside in New York, but a major snowstorm blasting the East Coast may have them on ice a bit longer. Scheduled to return from the All-Star break on Tuesday night, the Islanders look for a third straight win over the visiting Rangers for the first time in over seven…

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    Tue, Jan 27
    4:00 PM PST
    NY Rangers at NY Islanders
    Preview Game
  • Sabres suspend Zadorov for missing practice

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- The Buffalo Sabres have suspended rookie defenseman Nikita Zadorov for failing to report to the team on time following the NHL all-star break.

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