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  1. Save the Dates: 5 'Canes Games to Look Forward to in 2016-2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Canes Country

    The NHL schedule has been released for about a month now, but it's never too late to highlight some of the more exciting match-ups that the 'Canes will be taking part in when hockey season rolls around. The NHL schedule for the 2016-2017 season has been out for about a month now, since its release in late June.


  2. Lapierre gets invite to training camp; Kreider on his new deal and what he needs to do this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NorthJersey.com

    However, Lapierre's PTO is as much about the Rangers needing bodies for training camp, given their World Cup absences, as it is about Lapierre's actual chances of making the final roster. He's not bumping out Pavel Buchnevich.


  3. Hurricanes extend coach Bill Peters through 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | ArcaMax Publishing

    With a new contract extension signed and more than two months left until the start of the NHL season, Carolina Hurricanes coach Bill Peters finally had a chance to laugh and relax Wednesday. "The team's getting younger -- but I'm getting older, just to make sure we're clear on that," he said lightheartedly to a question about the Hurricanes' ongoing youth movement.


  4. Hurricanes extend Peters through 2018-19Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | WFFT-TV Fort Wayne

    Carolina Hurricanes head coach Bill Peters stands behind his bench during an NHL hockey game against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh, Thursday, March 17, 2016. /Copyright 2016 The Associated Press.


  5. Lightning 27 mins ago 8:27 p.m.Report: Namestnikov, Lightning sign 2-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Vladislav Namestnikov of the Tampa Bay Lightning takes a shot against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the first period in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Final on May 26, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images The Tampa Bay Lightning and forward Vladislav Namestnikov have agreed to a two-year contract worth $1.9375 million per season, according to an NHL source as quoted by ESPN.


  6. Florida Panthers: Breaking Down Intriguing First Year Pro ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | The Rat Trick

    The Florida Panthers signed 2015 draft pick Denis Malgin to an entry level contract on Monday. Malgin, a fourth round pick, 102nd overall, spend last year playing in the Switzerland Elite league, playing for Zurich ZC - the same team Auston Matthews played for.


  7. NHL Teams That Are Doomed to Disappoint in the 2016-17 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | BleacherReport

    Disappointment abounds in the NHL every season. Only 16 of the 30 teams make the playoffs, and that number is quickly pared to eight after the first round of the postseason.


  8. Cullen's day with the Stanley Cup next week to be uniqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Post-gazette.com

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  9. NHL's Best, Worst National Games Of 2016-17 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Blackhhawk up

    On Thursday, the NHL and the NBC Sports Group announced the national television schedule for the 2016-17 season. The Chicago Blackhawks led all 30 teams in national dates with 21 appearances on NBC or NBC Sports Network, with 19 of them coming on the latter channel.


  10. Stingrays Agree To Terms With Defenseman Colton SaucermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | WMBF

    The South Carolina Stingrays, proud affiliate of the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League , have agreed to terms with defenseman Colton Saucerman, Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Ryan Warsofsky announced today. "We're happy to add Colton Saucerman to our group," said Warsofsky.


  11. Walleye fan favorite Lerg leaving for EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Toledo Blade

    Walleye goalie Jeff Lerg made one of his 37 saves against Fort Wayne in February after he flipped onto his back and swatted at it with his left hand. Walleye goalie Jeff Lerg blocks a shot against Reading during Game 1 of the ECHL playoffs in April at the Huntington Center.


  12. Hurricanes' Nestrasil recovering well from fractured vertebraRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | MSNBC

    Then his season came to an unfortunate end in late February due to a fractured vertebra following a check from Toronto Maple Leafs forward Nazem Kadri . General manager Ron Francis said on Saturday at the team's summerfest that Nestrasil's recovery this summer is going very well and that they expect him to fully recover and be 100 percent .


  13. The AHL set an attendance record, and the Marlies were driving that growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Pension Plan Puppets

    The AHL held their Board of Governors meeting in the first week of July, and they handed out some awards to teams based on their success in business operations. They also announced a new record for AHL attendance.


  14. Chris Shero has NHL management in his bloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Pucks And Pitchforks

    Chris Shero hopes one day to be able to follow in his father's footsteps as the general manager of a professional hockey team. Until then, the 20-year-old forward realizes the importance of perfecting his craft on the ice playing for Boston College in Hockey East.


  15. Devils re-up with AHL coach of the year KowalskyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | MSNBC

    Rick Kowalsky's sixth year in charge of the Devils' AHL affiliate in Albany was arguably his best - and as a reward, New Jersey has inked him to a two-year contract extension. Kowalsky, 44, is the reigning Louis A.R. Pieri Memorial Award winner as the AHL's most outstanding coach.


  16. Lightning sign Alex Killorn to $31.15 million, 7-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | The Chronicle Herald

    Alex Killorn and the Lightning wanted to keep the team together, and Tampa Bay made sure he'd be part of its long-term future. The Lightning on Sunday signed Killorn to a $31.15 million, seven-year contract to avoid arbitration and lock up another important player.


  17. Buffalo Sabres: 2016-2017 Predictions Around the LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Sabre Noise

    My predictions for the NHL 2016-2017 campaign, including this current off-season. Of course, there will be an emphasis on Buffalo Sabres related events.


  18. Ranking the 10 Biggest Roster Moves from the 2016 NHL Offseason so FarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | BleacherReport

    NHL teams entered the offseason with a thinner-than-usual free-agent crop and a large number of needs. The lingering specter of expansion one year from now also factored in.


  19. Stars sign Jamie Benn to 8-year, $76 million extension: 5 things to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | CBS Sports

    The Dallas Stars have signed captain Jamie Benn to a maximum eight-year extension worth $76 million dollars. The new deal, which will kick in for the 2017-18 season, ties Benn with Evgeni Malkin for the fifth highest cap hit in the entire NHL at $9.5 million per season.


  20. The Canadiens' short-term outlook hasn't changed much:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | MSNBC

    There is no team in the NHL that has received as much criticism for its roster construction this summer as the Montreal Canadiens. From a PR perspective, the whole thing has been a nightmare and it only seems to be getting worse with each passing day.