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  • US skier Shiffrin leads World Cup GS after 1st run

    KUEHTAI, Austria (AP) -- American teen Mikaela Shiffrin led a women's World Cup giant slalom after the opening run Sunday, positioning herself for a second win in the discipline and 11th overall.

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  • WATCH: Ducks G Frederik Andersen stops stick blade, misses puck

    Shane Doan's fourth-round shootout goal on Saturday night was enough to help lead the Arizona Coyotes to a 2-1 win over the Anaheim Ducks, and the goal probably didn't go entirely as planned for Doan. Ducks goalie Frederik Andersen, on the other hand, is probably a bit frustrated because he did…

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  • WATCH: Jets' Andrew Ladd gets some bounces for fluky OT winner

    We saw one of the best individual efforts of the season from Detroit Red Wings forward Gustav Nyquist, and we saw one of the luckiest goals of the year off the stick of Winnipeg Jets forward Andrew Ladd. Well, at one point it came off of Ladd's stick.

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  • WATCH: Gustav Nyquist's terrific individual effort leads to OT goal

    It's not the goal itself that is impressive. When the puck touches Nyquist's stick in the offensive zone, there is still 1:17 remaining in the overtime period.

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  • WATCH: Bruins announcer Jack Edwards loses it after missed call

    Whatever your opinions are when it comes to Boston Bruins play-by-play man Jack Edwards, you have to admit that when he goes on one of his rants it can be some of the most entertaining television in the NHL. The entire sequence is in the video above, complete with Edwards correctly spotting right…

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  • WATCH: Milan Lucic and Dalton Prout fight again

    The last time the Bruins and Blue Jackets played each other Columbus' Dalton Prout dropped Milan Lucic with one punch in what was their second fight in two seasons. Following that game, Lucic was not exactly thrilled with what happened and called Prout's actions "gutless" and reminded everybody…

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  • Obscure NHL rules: Ryan Carter's penalty box interference penalty

    Normally you think of interference as hitting a player that doesn't have the puck or some sort of obstruction through the neutral zone. A minor penalty shall be imposed on any identifiable player on the players’ bench or penalty bench who, by means of his stick or his body, interferes with the…

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  • Remembering The Day Mario Lemieux Returned To NHL After Long Absence

    On December 27, 2000, Mario Lemieux returned to the ice for the Pittsburgh Penguins after a 3 1/2-year absence from the game. Keywords: Mario Lemieux, NHL, Hockey, Return, Pittsburgh Penguins, Toronto Maple Leafs

  • WCup downhill training canceled due to snowfall

    SANTA CATERINA, Italy (AP) -- Snowfall causing poor visibility forced officials to call off the second and final training session for a men's World Cup downhill on the Deborah Compagnoni course on Saturday.

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  • WATCH: Blues prospect Ty Rattie scores incredible no-look goal

    Ty Rattie was the St. Louis Blues' second-round pick in 2011 and seems to be developing quite nicely. After scoring 31 goals in his professional debut with the AHL's Chicago Wolves last season, he is following it up this year with 15 goals in his first 31 games this season.

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  • The Ultimate NHL '94 Quiz!

    Its the early 1990's and EA Sports releases the best sports video game ever made. How well do you know it?

  • NHL Daily Picks: Brooks Orpik, Matt Niskanen return to Pittsburgh

    Welcome to the NHL Daily Picks, where hockey writers Adam Gretz and Chris Peters make their picks for select games every day. One of the more intriguing matchups is in Pittsburgh where the Penguins will be hosting the Washington Capitals. Always a fun game given that Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin,…

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  • Friday's Sports in Brief

    Pete DeBoer, who coached the New Jersey Devils to the Stanley Cup finals in his first season in 2011-12, was fired Friday, with his aging and diminished team in danger of missing the playoffs for a third straight season.

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  • Make the seasons bright!

    Old Navy’s Tumblr is ringing in the holiday season in a big way. Check it out now!

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  • WATCH: Swedish league goalie plays Santa in festive win celebration

    Nobody has more fun than Orebro goalie Julius Hudacek, though. From leap frog over teammates, to mimed ice fishing, to doing the Macarena (yes, the Macarena), Hudacek is never out of ideas for his victory performances. Orebro earned a particularly big win Friday over Skelleftea in the Swedish…

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  • 2015 World Juniors: USA opens with shootout win over Finland

    The U.S. National Junior Team opened the 2015 World Junior Championship with a tough contest against defending gold medalist Finland. The game lived up to that billing as goals were hard to come by, but Team USA earned a hard-fought 2-1 win in the shootout over Finland. It was a bit of an…

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  • Problems still remain for Devils following coaching change

    When a general manager feels the need to make a coaching change -- particularly an in-season coaching change -- ownership also should take a lengthy look at the job performance of said general manager and the entire front office and whether they have done everything possible to give a coach the…

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  • German skier Ferstl leads WCup downhill training

    SANTA CATERINA, Italy (AP) -- German skier Josef Ferstl posted the fastest time in the first training session Friday for a World Cup downhill, the final men's race of 2014.

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  • Devils fire coach Pete DeBoer

    After three-and-a-half seasons behind the team' bench, the New Jersey Devils have fired coach Pete DeBoer. Whether or not the Devils' current place in the standings is a result of DeBoer's coaching, this seemed like a move that has been inevitable for a few weeks now given the results on the ice. …

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  • Penguins' Steve Downie, Thomas Greiss have the mumps

    After missing the Pittsburgh Penguins' past two games while they underwent testing for mumps, the team announced on Friday that forward Steve Downie and backup goaltender Thomas Greiss have tested positive and will remain in isolation. The Penguins have been one of the teams hit by the NHL's…

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  • 2015 World Juniors: Ten players to watch besides Eichel, McDavid

    The World Junior Championship is set to begin Friday afternoon and the annual international event could be one of the better collections of talent this tournament has seen. Though there are several age-eligible players that will still be playing in the NHL when the puck drops in Toronto and…

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