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Laich injured 10 min. into 1st Capitals practice (The Associated Press)

By at 12 September, 2013, 4:14 pm

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Amid bright expectations and newfound stability, the Washington Capitals opened training camp Thursday. It didn’t take long for the mood to change.

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Islanders appoint John Tavares captain (The Associated Press)

By at 9 September, 2013, 2:39 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Dynamic center John Tavares is the New York Islanders’ new captain.

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Bruins GM Chiarelli rewarded with extension (The Associated Press)

By at 29 August, 2013, 6:08 pm

BOSTON (AP) — The Bruins have signed general manager Peter Chiarelli, who built the team that reached the Stanley Cup Finals twice in three years, to a four-year contract extension that would keep him in Boston through the 2017-18 season.

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Ryan Miller might be odd-goalie out at Sochi Games (The Associated Press)

By at 27 August, 2013, 5:17 pm

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Ryan Miller was simply brilliant at the 2010 Winter Olympics. He put the U.S. in a position to win silver and came within a goal of gold.

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Kidd, Calipari help trumpet revived NY arena (The Associated Press)

By at 16 August, 2013, 1:21 pm

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — A news conference to trumpet the selection of a developer to renovate a suburban New York sports arena morphed into a pep rally Friday, as sports luminaries including Jason Kidd and John Calipari joined elected officials and bus…

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Forest City Ratner gets $229M NY arena job (The Associated Press)

By at 15 August, 2013, 10:57 pm

MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — A decade-long effort to renovate an aging and dilapidated suburban New York sports arena moved a step closer to fruition on Thursday when officials chose the company that recently opened Brooklyn’s Barclays Center to redevelop the…

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NHL gets ready for outdoor games in the Bronx (The Associated Press)

By at 8 August, 2013, 2:58 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — The NHL has limited its outdoor games to one or two a year since it first began playing them 10 years ago.

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New ESPN sports docs include ‘Tonya and Nancy’ (The Associated Press)

By at 24 July, 2013, 5:54 pm

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The knee whack heard ’round the world will be revisited near the 20th anniversary of the rivalry between Olympic figure skaters Nancy Kerrigan and Tonya Harding, as one of six new documentaries on ESPN’s ”30 for 30” series.

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NHL releases schedule after Olympic agreement (The Associated Press)

By at 19 July, 2013, 1:42 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Now that the NHL knows for sure it will take a break for next year’s Sochi Games, the league has released its long-awaited schedule that features realignment and a slew of new division names and rivals.

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NHL releases schedule after Olympic agreement (The Associated Press)

By at 19 July, 2013, 1:42 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Now that the NHL knows for sure it will take a break for next year’s Sochi Games, the league has released its long-awaited schedule that features realignment and a slew of new division names and rivals.

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