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NHL Three Stars: Callahan sends Rangers to playoffs; Rask blanks Bolts (Puck Daddy)

By at 26 April, 2013, 12:19 am

No. 1 Star: Ryan Callahan, New York Rangers

The Rangers captain scored the game-winning goal at 2:55 of overtime, sending his team to the playoffs with a 4-3 victory at the Carolina Hurricanes. Callahan beat goalie Dan Ellis cleanly, picking the …

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NHL Three Stars: Howard blanks Coyotes; Canucks, Ducks clinch division titles (Puck Daddy)

By at 22 April, 2013, 11:10 pm

No. 1 Star: Jimmy Howard, Detroit Red Wings
The Red Wings stayed alive in their playoff pursuit with a 4-0 blanking of the Phoenix Coyotes. Howard made 34 saves for his fourth shutout of the season and 15th of his career. Three of Detroit’s four goal…

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NHL Death Watch: Stars, Jackets have Golden State opportunity; Devils face elimination (Puck Daddy)

By at 21 April, 2013, 8:16 am

Since we’re down to the final moments of postseason life for teams in contention, Puck Daddy solemnly begins a daily countdown to annihilation.
The Detroit Red Wings had a game in-hand on the Dallas Stars, and managed to gain a point in a shootout lo…

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NHL Playoff Watch: Dallas Stars improve postseason chances; can Jets catch Caps? (Puck Daddy)

By at 19 April, 2013, 8:19 am

Since we’re down to the final moments of postseason life for teams in contention, Puck Daddy solemnly begins a daily countdown to annihilation.

Fare thee well, Tampa Bay Lightning and Carolina Hurricanes, who were eliminated from postseason conte…

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Maple Leafs host Islanders; Slovakian lacrosse goal (Puck Previews) (Puck Daddy)

By at 18 April, 2013, 4:18 pm

Here are your Puck Previews: Spotlighting the key games in NHL action, news and views as well as general frivolity. Make sure to stop back here for the nightly Three Stars when the games are finished.

There’s so much going on in this photo.
Previ…

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Cory Schneider on Boston bombings; Price sits; Lamoriello talks losing streak (Puck Headlines) (Puck Daddy)

By at 16 April, 2013, 2:10 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.
• Here’s Marian Hossa skating past … uh … er … #HockeyPorn?
• C…

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NHL Death Watch: Nashville eliminated; can Blue Jackets make cut? (Puck Daddy)

By at 16 April, 2013, 8:00 am

Since we’re down to the final moments of postseason life for teams in contention, Puck Daddy solemnly begins a daily countdown to annihilation.
Fare thee well, Nashville Predators.
They were eliminated from playoff contention with their loss to the…

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NHL Death Watch: Nashville eliminated; can Blue Jackets make cut? (Puck Daddy)

By at 16 April, 2013, 8:00 am

Since we’re down to the final moments of postseason life for teams in contention, Puck Daddy solemnly begins a daily countdown to annihilation.
Fare thee well, Nashville Predators.
They were eliminated from playoff contention with their loss to the…

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NHL Three Stars: Tricks are for Taylor Hall, Nazem Kadri (Puck Daddy)

By at 31 March, 2013, 1:04 am

No. 1 Star: Taylor Hall, Edmonton Oilers

Hall set an Oilers record for the fastest hat trick to start a game at 7:53, beating the three goals in 12:38 set by Wayne Gretzky in 1986, as Edmonton defeated the Vancouver Canucks, 4-0 . Devan Dubnyk ma…

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Blackhawks seek revenge; Wild vs. Canucks; analyzing Alex Ovechkin’s decline (Puck Previews) (Puck Daddy)

By at 18 March, 2013, 4:10 pm

Back by popular demand, here are your Puck Previews: Spotlighting the key games in NHL action, news and views as well as general frivolity. Make sure to stop back here for the nightly Three Stars when the games are finished.
Preview: Chicago Blackh…

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