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Islanders ship out Nino Niederreiter to Wild for Cal Clutterbuck (Puck Daddy)

By at 30 June, 2013, 2:10 pm

NEWARK — Nino Niederreiter grew unsatisfied with his role in the New York Islanders organization last season. After a 2011-12 season that saw him scored once in 55 games, the 20-year old Swiss native, through his agent, requested a trade .
He didn’t…

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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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NHLers on Wall Street; Melanson on Price; did league, Glendale violate state law? (Puck Headlines) (Puck Daddy)

By at 11 June, 2013, 1:08 pm

Here are your Puck Headlines: a glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media.

• Just one more sleep. [ Brian Hamilton ]
• Enjoy this very cool list…

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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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Mike Milbury as Rangers coach? No, Islanders blog just trolling NYR fans (Puck Daddy)

By at 3 June, 2013, 3:06 pm

The New York Rangers are in the market for a head coach, and fans have been speculating it could be anyone from Lindy Ruff to Mark Messier to other dark horse candidates.
NBC Sports analyst Mike Milbury isn’t one of those candidates.
At least we …

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What We Learned: Complaining about NHL officiating? Time to fine these sore losers (Puck Daddy)

By at 20 May, 2013, 5:55 am

Hello, this is a feature that will run through the entire season and aims to recap the weekend’s events and boils those events down to one admittedly superficial fact or stupid opinion about each team. Feel free to complain about it.
No one is ever…

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Rangers to play Devils, Isles at Yankee Stadium (The Associated Press)

By at 15 May, 2013, 12:51 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankee Stadium will host a pair of NHL games next season, with the New York Rangers playing the New Jersey Devils on Jan. 26 and the Rangers meeting the Islanders three days later.

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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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