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  1. Fleury ties for 10th on NHL wins list, Vegas tops Sabres 4-1Read the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Powhatan Today

    Marc-Andre Fleury earned his 407th win to tie Glenn Hall for 10th place on the NHL list, and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Buffalo Sabres 4-1 Tuesday night. Jonathan Marchessault scored twice and Fleury made 26 saves for the defending Western Conference champions.


  2. Devils still perfect and off to best start in 23 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | USA Today

    Devils still perfect and off to best start in 23 years NHL Capsules Check out this story on USATODAY.com: New Jersey Devils goaltender Keith Kinkaid makes a save against the Dallas Stars in the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Newark, N.J. NEWARK, N.J. - Kyle Palmieri scored his seventh goal in four games, Keith Kinkaid stopped 24 shots for his second shutout and the New Jersey Devils continued their perfect start, beating the Dallas Stars 3-0 on Tuesday night.


  3. Avalanche's Nathan MacKinnon fine with being overlookedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Denver Post

    The public rink on the West Side of Manhattan could be a rink anywhere in North America. Its lobby is dotted with tables and benches.


  4. What we learned in the NHL last week: Enjoy the increase in scoring because it probably won't lastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Los Angeles Times

    Some 7-6 and 8-5 outcomes suggested scoring is on the rise, but the uptick was typical of what happens early each season. According to the Elias Sports Bureau, through the first 73 games the average number of goals scored per game was 6.22 .


  5. A Look at Conference Finalists HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Arctic Ice Hockey

    Four games into the 2018/19 season the Jets have the exact same record as the previous season. After two shocking season opening loses, last year's team went on to a 114 point season and a Western Conference Final.


  6. Preview: Spirit host Rangers on first Covenant Kids Day of the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | MLive.com

    Thanks to a record setting performance from first-year captain Damien Giroux in Saturday's 6-2 win over the North Bay Batalion, the Saginaw Spirit take their four-game winning streak back home tonight for a rematch against the Kitchener Rangers . The second game played between the two clubs in little over a week's span, the Spirit look to clinch their third win of the season at the Dow Event Center.


  7. Giroux's hat trick paces Spirit to fourth straight winRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | MLive.com

    Saginaw Spirit team captain Damien Giroux had only scored twice on the season before Saturday's contest at the Dow Event Center. But by the end of the night, the Minnesota Wild draft pick had himself quite a productive outing, completing a hat trick with three goals registered in the third period alone against the North Bay Battalion.


  8. The missing piece: Is John Tavares the Maple Leafs' Marian Hossa?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | Sporting News

    When Maple Leafs forward Zach Hyman gave his impressions of John Tavares, it was clear he already formed a pretty strong picture of his new high-priced teammate. And it wasn't difficult to notice that Hyman's description of Tavares was pretty similar to a former Blackhawk who came along at a comparable point in Chicago's development.


  9. Nashville Predators: Islanders invade Bridgestone with revenge in mindRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | Predlines

    OCTOBER 9: The Nashville Predators watch the Presidents' Trophy, Central Division and Western Conference Champions Banner being raised prior to an NHL against the Calgary Flames at Bridgestone Arena on October 9, 2018 in Nashville, Tennessee. It has been an interesting week for the Nashville Predators.


  10. John Gibson keeping Ducks afloatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | MSNBC

    Anaheim Ducks goalie John Gibson did not receive a single Vezina Trophy vote from the NHL's general managers last season, and given how well he played that result was probably one of the bigger omissions in the league's awards voting. It is not that he should have won it, or even necessarily been a finalist, but to not get a single vote when obviously inferior goalies did was curious.


  11. Western Conference Power Rankings: New kids on the blockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Mile High Hockey

    Oct 6, 2018; Dallas, TX, USA; Winnipeg Jets center Mathieu Perreault checks Dallas Stars defenseman Miro Heiskanen during the first period at the American Airlines Center. It's tough to keep track of the teams around you during a season.


  12. Winnipeg Jets vs. Nashville Predators: Turbulence AheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | On the Forecheck

    In a rematch of the Western Conference Semifinals of last season, the Winnipeg Jets return to Bridgestone Arena where they won games 5 and 7 in their series against the Predators . Those last two times the Jets visited, they dominated the Predators and eliminated them from the Stanley Cup Playoffs.


  13. NHL upset Watson's suspension was reducedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Reuters

    The NHL expressed disappointment on Friday that a 27-game suspension for domestic violence issued to Nashville Predators forward Austin Watson was reduced to 18 games one day earlier. May 20, 2017; Anaheim, CA, USA; Nashville Predators left wing Austin Watson shoots to score an empty net goal against the Anaheim Ducks during the third period in game five of the Western Conference Final of the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Honda Center.


  14. There's no slowing down for Duncan Keith on the eve of his 1,000th gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Dale Tallon will never forget what went through his mind the first time he saw an 18-year-old Duncan Keith at Michigan State. "His feet didn't touch the ice.


  15. Losing Cup confidence? These NHL teams finally broke throughRead the original story

    Friday Oct 5 | Tampa Bay Online

    The poster boys. They were consistently one of the top teams in the NHL with Alex Ovechkin and three Presidents' trophies for most points in the league, but they could never get it done.


  16. Thursday Links: A Line Change?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Defending Big D

    So happy it's Thursday, everyone, because it means we're one day away from the weekend. The Dallas Stars are on a semi-extended early season break right now with no games between Tuesday and Saturday.


  17. Which NHL coaches are on the hot seat?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | MSNBC

    The 2017-18 NHL season was a bit of an oddity due to the fact there were no in-season coaching changes for the first time since the 1966-67 season when the league still consisted of only six teams. Typically there are usually a handful of teams that, at some point in the year, decide they are in need of a new voice or a new direction in an effort to shake something up.


  18. What we learned: Toews, Kane carrying HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Second City Hockey

    The Chicago Blackhawks kicked off the 2018-19 NHL season with a flurry of goals, a trio of overtime games and a month's worth of on-ice drama. And it's just three games into the season! After taking a few days to reflect, here are some things we've learned after the first weekend of the season: But for how long? That'll be the question.


  19. Haggerty's NHL Power Rankings: Caps still rule, are Blackhawks back?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | Yahoo Sports

    It's tough to get a read on the movers and shakers this early in the NHL season. Obviously, the Capitals are again for real after dropping 13 goals in their first two games, including an absolute curb-stomping of the Bruins on opening night.


  20. Vesalainen calls NHL debut 'a dream come true'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 8 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    FAMILY members and friends back home in Finland stayed up to the wee hours Friday morning to watch Kristian Vesalainen make his NHL debut and record his first point in St. Louis. There was no razzle-dazzle in effect, just a smart, simple hockey play by Winnipeg's rookie forward midway through the third period that helped set up Brandon Tanev's goal to increase the Jets lead to 5-0 over the Blues.