NHL Northwest Division Newswire

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  1. Flames Development Camp DetailsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Matchsticks & Gasoline

    The Flames have had the most exciting offseason thus far, scoring Dougie Hamilton and Michael Frolik for bargains just so they could laugh in the face of expected regression. Picking up two young established players is a boost for the team that could toss them into the upper echelon of the NHL.

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  2. Minnesota Wild formally re-sign goalie Devan DubnykRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WKBT

    Saturday's announcement that they had inked the deal came a week after the Wild agreed to terms with Dubnyk, showing that they don't believe his stellar play over the final four months of last season was a fluke. The deal cements the 29-year-old as Minnesota's unquestioned man between the pipes for the foreseeable future.

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  3. Sabres Sign O'Reilly to 7 Year DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo, NY The Buffalo Sabres have signed Ryan O'Reilly to a seven year contract extension. O'Reilly was acquired in a trade with the Colorado Avalanche during the NHL Draft last week.

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  4. Why The Ryan O'Reilly $7.5 Million Contract, Makes SenseRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Die By The Blade

    The Buffalo Sabres have agreed to sign newly acquired forward Ryan O'Reilly to a seven-year contract extension at $7.5 million AAV , the team announced Friday. O'Reilly, 24, who was acquired from the Colorado Avalanche on June 26, had 17 goals and 55 points in 82 games last season and had one year remaining on his contract.

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  5. Oilers prospect Draisaitl 'totally fine' playing the wingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MSNBC

    After beginning last season with the Edmonton Oilers just prior to his 19th birthday, it seems Leon Draisaitl might be in tough to do the same thing at his center position this year. According to a report from the Edmonton Journal , Draisaitl, the third overall pick in the 2014 NHL Draft, may have to consider a move from center to the wing in order to stick with the Oilers next season, with the additions of Connor McDavid and Mark Letestu down the middle in the last eight days.

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  6. Putting pen to paper: Wild re-sign DubnykRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MSNBC

    Last weekend, the Minnesota Wild announced that the organization and goalie Devan Dubnyk had agreed to terms on a six-year contract. After getting traded from Arizona to Minnesota in January, Dubnyk helped turn the Wild's season around with superb goaltending in the second half and rejuvenated his own career in the process.

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  7. Oilers' prospect Ethan Bear proud to be a role model for aboriginal kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    Participants at the Color Me Rad 5K run held at Rundle Park in Edmonton on July 3, 2015. Color Me Rad is loosely based on the Hindu Festival of Colors, otherwise known as Holi.

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  8. Top 10 American Detroit Red WingsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Octopus Thrower

    The Detroit Red Wings don't often have Americans on their team, but when they do they are usually brought in to fill a need for a few years. In honor of the 4th of July, here are the top ten American Red Wings.

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  9. American-Born Avalanche: July 4th SpecialRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Mile High Sticking

    Sep 22, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Colorado Avalanche defenseman Zach Redmond celebrates his goal with left wing Andrew Agozzino and defenseman Erik Johnson in the second period against the Anaheim Ducks at Pepsi Center. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports On this Independence Day, let's celebrate the three players who were born in this country.

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  10. Pulock eyes NHL - SspotRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    Ryan Pulock has a pretty good sense of what it's going to take to earn a regular spot in the National Hockey League The four-year member of the Brandona SWheat Kings, who served as captain for the last two, said that life in professional hockey takes a new level of commitment. "It's a dream to be drafted and play at a higher level," said Pulock, who is spending his summer in Brandon after his first season in the American Hockey League.

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  11. Minor hockey player leads awareness campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Mattila just moved to West Kelowna from Prince George, where he spent the past two years in a partnership with mindcheck.ca and Canadian Mental Health promoting mental health awareness and letting people know there is help if they need it. In Prince George, Mattila would give presentations at high schools about mental health and getting help, and would also have a booth at Prince George Cougars games, a Western Hockey League team.

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  12. Connor McDavid begins work at Edmonton Oilers orientation campRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Globe and Mail

    Connor McDavid skates during the Edmonton Oilers Orientation Camp at Edmonton's Rexall Place on Wednesday Connor McDavid skates during the Edmonton Oilers Orientation Camp at Edmonton's Rexall Place on Wednesday Connor McDavid, the teen phenom forecast to be hockey's next great superstar, officially hit the ice Wednesday with the Edmonton Oilers. McDavid underwent medical and fitness tests before hitting the ice along with other prospects for power skating drills on the first day of the Oilers orientation camp.

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  13. New Canuck Prust to mash it up for 'impressive' teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vancouver Sun

    The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver says the benchmark, or typical price, for a detached home in the region has climbed to $1,123,900, a 14.8 per cent increase from June 2014. Here are 10 homes in Metro municipalities priced in the current bench-mark range.

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  14. Draft And Free Agents: Western Conference BreakdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Blackhhawk up

    There was plenty of power shifting around the NHL the past week, as the draft and first days of free agency have come and gone. The Western Conference features cutthroat competition, and there were plenty of legitimate Stanley Cup contenders looking to bolster their roster for the upcoming season.

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  15. Scenes from the Calgary Stampede parade: Tanks, guns and Justin Trudeau sneaking up on peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | National Post

    An NDP premier is running Wild Rose country and, amid shaky poll federal poll results, Albertans know this may be the last summer for a while when one of their guys is running the PMO. As politicians in cowboy hats swarm Calgary for a enthusiastic weekend of hand-shaking and vote-getting, Tristin Hopper reports from the ground at the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth.

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  16. Power Ranking: NHL Central DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Mile High Sticking

    Apr 11, 2015; Denver, CO, USA; Chicago Blackhawks left wing Patrick Sharp celebrates his goal past Colorado Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov in the second period at the Pepsi Center. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports NHL power rankings are fun.

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  17. Edmonton Oilers' fans cheer as Connor McDavid scores on empty netRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Edmonton Journal

    Edmonton Oiler Connor McDavid heads to the ice surface Friday for his first public on-ice session during the orientation camp at Rexall Place in Edmonton. Nearly 3,000 curious fans flocked to Rexall Place Friday for the Edmonton Oilers orientation camp to see the No.

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  18. McDavid signs entry-level contract with Oilers as whirlwind year begins to calmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Globe and Mail

    Connor McDavid, the first overall pick in the 2015 NHL entry draft, takes part in the Edmonton Oilers orientation camp in front of fans in Edmonton on July 3, 2015. Connor McDavid played 66 junior games for the Erie Otters this season and seven more at the world junior championship.

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  19. Video: Addition of Prust gives Canucks two willing fighters along with DorsettRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MSNBC

    After Wednesday's trade that sent Zack Kassian to the Montreal Canadiens and Prust to the Vancouver Canucks, it's possible both Prust and Dorsett are on the same line when the 2015-16 season begins, and that could make things interesting for opposing teams as well as for fans, who will surely have to keep an eye on both players when they're on the ice. Dorsett, acquired by the Canucks at the 2014 NHL Draft, had 17 fighting majors this past season, according to hockeyfights.com.

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  20. Peter Pocklington, former Oilers owner, wins appeal of probation breach convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBC News

    Former Edmonton Oilers owner Peter Pocklington has avoided a six-month prison sentence after a court of appeal in California reversed a lower-court ruling related to a probation breach. In a news release, Pocklington's lawyer, Becky James, said the recent ruling, "vindicates Mr. Pocklington, whose probation was improperly extended even though both the probation officer and the FBI acknowledged there was no probable cause to find a violation."

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