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NHL-Top picks in the NHL Draft by year (Reuters)

By at 30 June, 2013, 6:02 pm

June 30 (Reuters) – List of number one picks in the National Hockey League Draft (year, team, player, nationality), including the Colorado Avalanche’s selection of Nathan MacKinnon on Sunday: 2013 Colorado Avalanche,Nathan MacKinnon, Canada 2012 Edmont…

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Are the Chicago Blackhawks an NHL dynasty? (Puck Daddy)

By at 25 June, 2013, 4:09 pm

Are the 2013 Chicago Blackhawks part of a dynasty?
Pick your jaw off the floor. Clean the coffee from your screen. But please, do continue to consider what hallucinogens the individual asking this question must have dabbled in.
We’re hockey fan…

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Pittsburgh Penguins favored to win 2014 Stanley Cup (Puck Daddy)

By at 25 June, 2013, 10:52 am

The Pittsburgh Penguins have been eliminated from the Stanley Cup Playoffs in spectacular fashion in consecutive seasons. There are questions about their goaltending and about the construction of their team.
And yet, somewhat predictably, the Penguin…

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NHL-List of Stanley Cup champions (Reuters)

By at 24 June, 2013, 8:56 pm

June 24 (Reuters) – List of the National Hockey League’sStanley Cup champions: 2013 – Chicago Blackhawks def. Boston Bruins 4-2 2012 – Los Angeles Kings def. New Jersey Devils 4-2 2011 – Boston Bruins def. Vancouver Canucks 4-3 2010 – Chicago Blackhawk…

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NHL-List of Stanley Cup champions (Reuters)

By at 10 June, 2013, 4:03 pm

(Reuters) – List of the National Hockey League’s Stanley Cupfinals. 2012 – Los Angeles Kings def. New Jersey Devils 4-2 2011 – Boston Bruins def. Vancouver Canucks 4-3 2010 – Chicago Blackhawks def. Philadelphia Flyers 4-2 2009 – Pittsburgh Penguins de…

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Oilers name Eakins as new head coach (Reuters)

By at 10 June, 2013, 2:41 pm

(Reuters) – The Edmonton Oilers appointed Dallas Eakins as the National Hockey League club’s new head coach on Monday, replacing the fired Ralph Krueger. Eakins, 46, has been the head coach of the minor league American Hockey League’s Toronto Marlies s…

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NHL-Oilers name Eakins as new head coach (Reuters)

By at 10 June, 2013, 2:30 pm

June 10 (Reuters) – The Edmonton Oilers appointed Dallas Eakins as the National Hockey League club’s new head coach on Monday, replacing the fired Ralph Krueger. Eakins, 46, has been the head coach of the minor league American Hockey League’s Toronto M…

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Eulogy: Remembering the 2012-13 Pittsburgh Penguins (Puck Daddy)

By at 10 June, 2013, 2:05 pm

(Ed. Note: As the Stanley Cup Playoffs continue, we’re bound to lose some friends along the journey. We’ve asked for these losers, gone but not forgotten, to be eulogized by the people who knew the teams best: The bloggers who hated them the most . Her…

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Andy Sutton, NHL defenseman and media relations expert, retires after 15 years (Puck Daddy)

By at 22 May, 2013, 9:24 am

Andy Sutton played 676 NHL games over 15 years, paying the physical toll and maintaining a professional hockey career through what was his final season with the Edmonton Oilers in 2013.
But c’mon, we all know the guy’s legacy as he announces his …

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NHL 3 Stars: Eberle, Oilers spoil Wild’s first chance to clinch; Jochen Hecht retires (Puck Daddy)

By at 26 April, 2013, 10:48 pm

“Don’t touch me, man.”
No. 1 Star: Jordan Eberle, Edmonton Oilers
Eberle was the first star with 1 goal and 2 assists in an unexpected rout for the Oilers over the Minnesota Wild. With the Wild needing just one win to clinch the playoffs, they in…

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