NHL Western Conference Newswire

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  1. On The First Day Of Christmas The St. Louis Blues Gave To MeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Bleedin Blue

    One Stanley Cup. The one thing that has eluded the grasp over every St. Louis Blues player and fan is the one thing that the Blues could give everyone for Christmas this year.

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  2. New Jersey Devils See Tall Task Heading Into the WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Pucks And Pitchforks

    The New Jersey Devils started the California road trip with a solid effort against Los Angeles and a win over the Kings, and a fluky game that everyone wants to forget about in Anaheim, but still resulted in a standings point with the shootout loss to the Ducks. Coach John Hynes claimed it would be a successful road trip with anywhere from 4-6 points in the three games.

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  3. Nosek helps Golden Knights beat Islanders 3-2Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    New York Islanders right wing Cal Clutterbuck plays the puck against Vegas Golden Knights left wing Tomas Nosek during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Wednesday, Dec.12, 2018, in New York. New York Islanders right wing Cal Clutterbuck plays the puck against Vegas Golden Knights left wing Tomas Nosek during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Wednesday, Dec.12, 2018, in New York.

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  4. Ken Hitchcock has Oilers rolling, but other coaching changes falling flatRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Weyburn Review

    Edmonton Oilers goaltender Mikko Koskinen , from Finland, celebrates with left wing Drake Caggiula and center Cooper Marody in front of head coach Ken Hitchcock after beating the San Jose Sharks in overtime of an NHL hockey game in San Jose, Calif., Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018. When the struggling Edmonton Oilers dropped the axe on head coach Todd McLellan and replaced him with the briefly-retired Ken Hitchcock last month, Peter Chiarelli reasoned his team's roster was good enough to make the playoffs.

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  5. Hitchcock has Edmonton Oilers rolling, but other NHL coaching changes falling flatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | CISN Country 103.9 FM

    When the struggling Edmonton Oilers dropped the axe on head coach Todd McLellan and replaced him with the briefly-retired Ken Hitchcock last month, part of Peter Chiarelli's reasoning for the move came from a belief his team's roster was good enough to make the playoffs. Sitting five points below the cut line at 9-10-1 before the coaching change, the Oilers are an impressive 8-2-1 under Hitchcock - tied for the NHL's third-best record over that span heading into Wednesday's action - and occupy the Western Conference's first wild-card spot.

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  6. Hitchcock gamble paying off so far for Oilers, ChiarelliRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBC News

    Changing coaches appears to have worked for the Edmonton Oilers, but it is not a fail-safe move for every NHL team. When the struggling Edmonton Oilers dropped the axe on head coach Todd McLellan and replaced him with the briefly-retired Ken Hitchcock last month, part of Peter Chiarelli's reasoning for the move came from a belief his team's roster was good enough to make the playoffs.

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  7. Jets host frustrated BlackhawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Big News Network.com

    There was a time when any game against the Chicago Blackhawks was a chance for the Winnipeg Jets to gauge themselves against the NHL's best measuring stick. Now it's the Blackhawks hoping to turn their franchise around by keeping up with one of the youngest, heaviest and hardest-working teams in the league that also boasts one of the most lethal power plays.

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  8. Johnny Gaudreau Earns Week 10 HonorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | Matchsticks & Gasoline

    Johnny Gaudreau had an 8 point week and that performance was enough to earn him the NHL's 3rd Star of the week. The Flames were 3-1-0 over that span and took over first place in the Western Conference.

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  9. Sarah McLellan's NHL short takesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | Star Tribune

    Now, they're among the leaders. Such seems to be the way of the West this season, with clubs rising and falling like a game of Chutes and Ladders.

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  10. Injured Wild captain Mikko Koivu could play this homestand; Luke Kunin called upRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | TwinCities

    Mikko Koivu worked out in the gym Monday but is sidelined day-to-day after absorbing a knee-to-knee collision with suspended Flames defenseman Mark Giordano in Thursday's 2-0 loss in Calgary. Coach Bruce Boudreau was optimistic his versatile and durable two-way center might be available later this week during Minnesota's four-game homestand, which starts Tuesday against the Montreal Canadiens.

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  11. St. Louis Blues teammates fight during practice, team has reached peak dysfunctionRead the original story

    Monday Dec 10 | Golf World

    Following an embarrassing 6-1 loss to the Vancouver Canucks on their home ice, their 10th loss in the last 14 games, the St. Louis Blues returned to practice on Monday probably hoping to turn over a new leaf. Instead, they reached peak dysfunction, as teammates Robert Bortuzzo and Zach Sanford got into a fight with each other.

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  12. Nashville Predators: No time to panicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | Predlines

    Things have not gone the way of the Nashville Predators recently. But, the recent struggles does not mean it is time to hit the panic button.

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  13. Vancouver Canucks rookie Elias Petterssen named NHL's first star of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | The Daily Courier

    The Vancouver Canucks rookie centre was named the NHL's first star of the week Monday after scoring two goals and six assists in three games. Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Louis Domingue got the nod as the second star, while Calgary Flames winger Johnny Gaudreau rounded out the top-3.

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  14. Koskinen has Oilers thinking playoffs againRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | MSNBC

    A lack of quality goaltending was one of the reasons the Edmonton Oilers missed the playoffs last season. Cam Talbot , who was an integral part of Edmonton's run to the playoffs in 2017, saw his numbers slip in a big way in 2017-18.

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  15. Monday's Dump and Chase: Out of the MixRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | On the Forecheck

    NHL Central Division Roundup: Week 9 - On the Forecheck Kate takes a quick look around the Central Division here. As we know, Calgary now has the Western Conference lead after Saturday's game.

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  16. Vancouver Canucks rookie Elias Pettersson named NHL's first star of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    The Vancouver Canucks rookie centre was named the NHL's first star of the week Monday after scoring two goals and six assists in three games. Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Louis Domingue got the nod as the second star, while Calgary Flames winger Johnny Gaudreau rounded out the top-3.

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  17. Stars' win streak snapped in 4-2 loss to - relentless' Golden KnightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | The Virginian-Pilot

    When Jim Montgomery accepted the head coaching position with the Stars over the summer, he said his team would be relentless. That would be the team identity, one who pressured pucks all over the ice and wore teams down with their puck possession.

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  18. Calgary Flames at Edmonton Oilers [Game 31]Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | Matchsticks & Gasoline

    The battle of Alberta as the flames head north to take on the Edmonton Oilers . The Flames are in first place in the Western Conference after taking it to the Nashville Predators by a score of five to two.

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  19. With Boudreau concerned, Wild look to pick up pieces of their shattered gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | TwinCities

    The Wild woke up Nov. 24 riding a galvanizing high after rallying from a 2-0 deficit to defeat Winnipeg at the Xcel Energy Center, a victory punctuated by the brawl in which Jordan Greenway and Marcus Foligno rescued Nick Seeler from getting pummeled on the Jets bench. They were 14-7-2 with 30 points and perched in the No.

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  20. Niittymaki dominated the ThrashersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | Broad Street Hockey

    Throughout the season, we'll be taking a walk down memory lane whenever the Flyers open their season series against an opponent. We'll be remembering a game, goal, or highlight Philly created while playing against that particular team.

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