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Capitals’ Ovechkin wins third Hart Trophy (Reuters)

By at 15 June, 2013, 6:53 pm

(Reuters) – Washington Capitals captain Alexander Ovechkin won the Hart Trophy as the National Hockey League’s most valuable player on Saturday, claiming the honor for the third time. Ovechkin, who also claimed the MVP award in 2008 and 2009, edged Pit…

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NHL-Capitals’ Ovechkin wins third Hart Trophy (Reuters)

By at 15 June, 2013, 6:46 pm

* Ovechkin edges Crosby for honor * Closest MVP race in decade (Adds other awards) June 15 (Reuters) – Washington Capitals captain Alexander Ovechkin won the Hart Trophy as the National Hockey League’s most valuable player on Saturday, claiming the hon…

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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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Rangers to play two outdoor games at Yankee Stadium in 2014 (Reuters)

By at 15 May, 2013, 12:46 pm

(Reuters) – The New York Rangers will play two outdoor games at Yankee Stadium early next year as part of the National Hockey League’s (NHL) Stadium Series, the league said on Wednesday. The Rangers will face off against the New Jersey Devils on Januar…

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NHL-Rangers to play two outdoor games at Yankee Stadium in 2014 (Reuters)

By at 15 May, 2013, 12:36 pm

May 15 (Reuters) – The New York Rangers will play two outdoor games at Yankee Stadium early next year as part of the National Hockey League’s (NHL) Stadium Series, the league said on Wednesday. The Rangers will face off against the New Jersey Devils on…

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NHL-National Hockey League roundup (Reuters)

By at 10 May, 2013, 5:13 pm

May 10 (The Sports Xchange) – The NHL announced Friday that Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby, Washington Capitals right wing Alex Ovechkin and New York Islanders center John Tavares are the Hart Trophy finalists. The Hart Trophy winner – the le…

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NHL-National Hockey League roundup (Reuters)

By at 8 May, 2013, 5:10 pm

May 8 (The Sports Xchange) – Montreal Canadiens forward Brian Gionta has a torn left biceps and will miss the remainder of the playoffs, the team announced Wednesday. Gionta will have surgery on Friday to repair the damage. He underwent the same proced…

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NHL-Highlights of Sunday’s NHL playoff games (Reuters)

By at 5 May, 2013, 11:23 pm

May 5 (SportsDirect) – Highlights of Sunday’s National Hockey League playoff games – – – – Penguins 5, Islanders 4 (overtime) Chris Kunitz scored his second power-play goal of the contest at 8:44 of overtime as visiting Pittsburgh won Game Three of its…

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