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  • Sad truth about NHL playoff bubble teams (Trending Topics)

    So basically, the point is, if you're not in a playoff position on Feb. 1, the odds are that you won't be when the season ends. And if you're more than four points out, it's nearly impossible. But then again, you might be the '06 Sharks, '09 Blues, or '11 Sabres.

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  • NHL standings

    Feb 1 (Infostrada Sports) - Standings from the NHL on Saturday WESTERN CONFERENCEPACIFIC DIVISION W L OTL GF GA PTS 1. Anaheim 32 12 6 147 134 70 2. San Jose 27 17 6 139 135 60 3. Vancouver 27 17 3 129 120 57 4. Calgary 27 20 3 144 129 57 5. Los Angeles 21 16 12 134 132 54 6. Arizona 17 26 6 113…

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  • Lundqvist, Nash lift Rangers over Hurricanes 4-1

    Henrik Lundqvist took a puck to the throat and was scared and in pain. His New York Rangers felt every bit of both as they watched him writhing on the ice. Lundqvist was struck by a shot from Carolina's Brad Malone in the second period after teammate Ryan McDonagh's stick pushed up his goalie mask.…

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  • Predators-Penguins Preview

    James Neal didn't know what to expect after an offseason trade sent him from an established group with multiple stars in Pittsburgh to a Nashville club undergoing a major overhaul. His contributions have helped the Predators become a surprise contender, and he insists he'll be treating his first…

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  • NHL-National Hockey League roundup

    Jan 31 (The Sports Xchange) - The Detroit Red Wings assigned defenseman Brian Lashoff to the Grand Rapids Griffins of the American Hockey League on Saturday. The Red Wings also loaned goaltender Jonas Gustavsson to the Griffins for conditioning. Gustavsson, 30, has been sidelined since Nov. 5 after…

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    Sat, Jan 31
    NY Islanders1 - 4Detroit
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  • Klingberg stars for Dallas

    Young defensemen (John Klingberg, Michael Del Zotto) and a few goalies (Henrik Lundqvist, Steve Mason, Antti Niemi) shine in Saturday's Dose.

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  • Kinkaid stops 26 shots as Devils beat Panthers 3-1

    The win was a treat for Devils rookie goalie Keith Kinkaid. Kinkaid came close, surrendering a lone goal with 1:29 remaining as New Jersey beat the Florida Panthers 3-1 on Saturday night. It was in the back of my mind,'' Kinkaid said. ''It was upsetting to go 58 1/2 minutes without giving up a goal…

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  • Did Don Maloney really dangle Oliver Ekman-Larsson as trade bait?

    In any context, it doesn’t totally sound like Maloney is dangling OEL as trade bait for the Coyotes, who have the NHL’s fourth-worst record. If you add more background from the interview, Maloney goes to the mat to praise the prized defenseman calling him a “terrific talent” at another point in the…

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  • Flames rally in big third period to top Oilers 4-2

    Lance Bouma scored two of Calgary's four goals in the final period and the Flames stormed back for a 4-2 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday night. ''We knew those were two big points.'' Calgary leads the NHL with 63 third-period goals, which has helped the team win a league-high nine…

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  • Klingberg has 4 points, Stars top Jets 5-2

    John Klingberg preferred to not make too big a deal about his four-point game, even if it was the first of his young NHL career. The Dallas Stars rookie defenseman, who finished with two goals and two assists, was happier about his defensive performance in a 5-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on…

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  • Niemi leads Sharks to 2-0 victory over Blackhawks

    More than four years after leaving Chicago, Antti Niemi still takes pleasure in beating the team he once helped win a Stanley Cup title. Niemi made 31 saves in his 31st career shutout and the San Jose Sharks won their third straight game by beating the Blackhawks 2-0 on Saturday night. ''It's still…

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  • Vladimir Tarasenko and Brett Hull featured in deflate-gate joke advertisement

    Check out this St. Louis area ad by McBride and Son Homes featuring Hull (now the executive VP of the Blues), Vladimir Tarasenko, and Blues analyst Kelly Chase.

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  • Canucks' Miller makes 20 saves in 5-2 win over Sabres

    Ryan Miller made 20 saves in his first game against his former team, and the Vancouver Canucks sent the Buffalo Sabres to their 14th straight regulation loss - 5-2 on Friday night. Chris Higgins had a goal and assist, and Bo Horvat, Yannick Weber, Nick Bonino and Radim Vrbata also scored for the…

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  • Shattenkirk's shootout goal lifts Blues past Hurricanes 3-2

    Shootouts have become Shattenkirk time for the St. Louis Blues. Kevin Shattenkirk scored the winner in the tiebreaker for the second straight night, and the Blues beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-2 on Friday night for their fourth straight win. ''It helps when you get to go a little more often,''…

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  • Blackhawks Hall of Famer Stan Mikita has brain disorder

    The family of Stan Mikita said Friday that the Chicago Blackhawks Hall of Famer has been diagnosed with a suspected brain disorder and is ''facing some serious health issues." He ''is currently under the care of compassionate and understanding care givers,'' his family said in a statement. They…

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  • UPDATE 2-NHL results

    Jan 31 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the NHL games on Friday (home team in CAPS) Pittsburgh 2 NEW JERSEY 1 (OT) St. Louis 3 CAROLINA 2 (SO) COLORADO 3 Nashville 0 VANCOUVER 5 Buffalo 2 Chicago 4 ANAHEIM 1

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  • Marchand leads Bruins over Kings 3-1

    BOSTON (AP) -- The Boston Bruins were sorry to see January come to an end.

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    Sat, Jan 31
    Los Angeles1 - 3Boston
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