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  • Rio organizers announce Olympic ticket prices

    Organizers have announced the basic outline of ticket prices for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in 2016. Organizers said Tuesday that 7.5 million tickets will be issued for the Rio Games. Organizers said the cheapest ticket will be about $20. The most expensive ticket to the Games will be 4,600…

    The Associated Press
  • 2014 Tampa Bay Lightning training camp roster announced

    Camp commences on Thursday, September 18th, at the former Tampa Bay Times Forum.Follow @RawCharge

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  • Flyers vs. Capitals rookie game recap: Look! It's a defense that can skate!

    The Flyers won the annual rookie game against the Washington Capitals by a score of 3-0. Your Philadelphia Flyers rookies dominated the Washington Capitals from start to finish Tuesday afternoon in Voorhees, putting up a 3-0 win in the annual rookie game. Petr Straka opened the scoring in the…

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  • Nearly half the tickets for Rio 2016 to be under $30

    RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Almost half of all tickets for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro will be sold for $30 or less in a bid to make the Games "as affordable as possible," the organizing committee said on Tuesday. The most expensive tickets, however, will still be out of range for the…

    Reuters
  • How to Hate the Atlantic: Tampa Bay Lightning

    As we prepare for the Wings' second season in the new Eastern Conference, we take a closer look at the teams with whom they share their division, the Atlantic. Entering their 22nd season of existence, Florida's "good" team looks to finally win a Stanley cup that won't instantly cause a lockout. …

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  • 2014 ILWT Top 25 Devils Under 25: The Top Five

    For the third year in a row, Adam Henrique is the ILWT Top Devil Under 25. According to Quant Hockey, Boucher's points-per-game of 0.679 was above the 75th percentile amongst AHL players while his 0.393 goals-per-game was close to the 95th percentile.

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  • Wings' Mantha Suffers Injury At Prospects Tourney

    Mantha suffered an undisclosed injury during the NHL's tournament for prospects and will not be available for the Red Wings' finale against the Hurricanes, MLive.com's Brendan Savage reports.

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  • Six quotes from Arizona Coyotes management that you need to know

    With six days remaining until the first Coyotes preseason game, here are six important quotes from rookie camp. Arizona Coyotes rookie camp is winding down after a few days of practices and scrimmages. Before rookie camp comes to a close, let's look back at six important camp quotes from general…

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  • Westgarth To Try Out With Oilers

    Westgarth signed a professional tryout with the Oilers and will join the team for training camp, NHL.com's Aaron Vickers reports.Westgarth is nothing more than a checking-line pugilist, giving him value primarily in leagues that count penalty minutes. He'll first have to impress the Oilers in…

    CBS Sports
  • Danny DeKeyser agrees to two-year deal with Red Wings

    Danny DeKeyser figures to be a big piece of the Detroit Red Wings' future on the blue line, but talks to get the restricted free agent defenseman under a new contract took much longer than expected. They’re over now, though, as the Wings signed DeKeyser to a new two-year deal worth $4.375 million,…

    CBS Sports
  • Five Potential NHL Free Agent Signings in the NCHC

    College hockey has become a breeding ground for players that were initially passed over in the NHL Draft, but developed at a later stage, and went on to have great careers in the NHL. There are more than a few good candidates to do the same playing in the NCHC this year. Here's our look at five…

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  • Don't be selfish, Ryan Johansen

    Ryan Johansen is my favorite Blue Jacket. A common sentiment today after Jarmo Kekalainen's scathing interview with The Dispatch is that the Blue Jackets need to "pay the man his money." He's a star player and you need star players so pay him whatever he wants. Johansen's not asking for a modest…

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  • Future of Olympic golf course in hands of court

    A Brazilian court is set to decide the future of the golf course for the 2016 Olympics, a layout that is being carved out of a nature reserve with luxury high-rise apartments planned around the edges. The city of Rio de Janeiro and the course developer are defendants in a lawsuit that alleges…

    The Associated Press
  • Devante Smith-Pelly signs two-year contract with Ducks

    Just days before training camp is set to begin, the Anaheim Ducks finalized a new two-year contract with restricted free agent forward Devante Smith-Pelly.  According to Eric Stephens of the Orange County Register, Smith-Pelly will make $800,000 per season, which could be tremendous value for the…

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  • Fresh Links: Predatory Issue

    The Bruins rookies face the host Predators rookies at 1pm today.

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  • NHL Rulebook: Friedman on Goalie Interference, Offside "Audits"

    Elliotte Friedman in his latest 30 Thoughts column talked about something that the NHL didn't announce along with its rule changes from last week. As part of the expansion to video replay, the NHL has decided to essentially spend the upcoming season filing away video evidence of two rules…

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  • 2013-14 Canadiens Season Review: Max Pacioretty

    Max Pacioretty evolved into one of the best goal scorers in the league last year, cementing his position among the elite players in the NHL. To say that Max Pacioretty was one of the better goal scorers in the league last year is a slight understatement. Only two players managed to produce a…

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  • Smith-Pelly Signed Two-Year Deal With Ducks

    Smith-Pelly signed a two-year contract with the Ducks on Tuesday.Smith-Pelly has scored nine goals and 14 assists with 18 penalty minutes in 75 career NHL games for the Ducks. Selected in the second round of the 2010 Draft, the 22-year-old will continue his development in Anaheim.

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