NHL Western Conference Newswire (Page 14)

NHL Western Conference Newswire (Page 14)

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  1. Cult of Hockey: The mind-boggling numbers of future Edmonton Oiler Connor McDavidRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    How good is Connor McDavid? The buzz surrounding the young hockey star has been growing for some years now, and is showing no signs of diminishing as he winds down his time with the Erie Otters with two years of junior eligibility remaining. Come June, McDavid will be drafted by another team with the initials "E.O.", and he is expected to be a mainstay for the NHL's Edmonton Oilers for years to come.

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  2. Guns will be firing in WHL finalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Prince George Citizen

    The Rockets left Wednesday for Manitoba and Games 1 and 2 of the Western Hockey League championship series, Friday and Saturday against the Brandon Wheat Kings. It should be an offensive affair, as Brandon and Kelowna finished first and second, respectively, in scoring during the regular season.

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  3. New year, new run for RocketsRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | Brandon Sun

    Kelowna Rockets defenceman Josh Morrissey, shown at a Winnipeg Jets camp in Penticton, B.C., last September, is one of the Western Conference champion's veteran leaders after arriving via trade from the Prince Albert Raiders last December. Any veteran of the Kelowna Rockets knows well that no matter what you accomplish during the regular season, it's what happens during the playoffs that will be most remembered.

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  4. Game 4 Preview: Blackhawks-WildRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | CBS Local

    CBS 2 Welcome to CBS 2 on CBSChicago.com! CBS 2 is joining forces with the most trusted local CBS RADIO stations in Chicago to give you the best Chicago has to offer as CBS Local. CBS 2 [...] WBBM Newsradio Welcome to WBBM Newsradio 780 & 105.9FM, The Home of Chicago Bears Radio and Chicago Cubs Radio, on CBSChicago.com! WBBM Newsradio 780 & 105.9FM is joining forces with the CBS 2 Television and 670 The [...] 670 The Score Welcome to 670 The Score, The Home of White Sox Radio, on the new CBSChicago.com! The Score is joining forces with the CBS 2 TV and WBBM 780 to give you the best Chicago has [...] The Blackhawks beat the Wild, 1-0, on Tuesday night, taking a 3-0 lead in this matchup.

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  5. Wild, Canadiens hope to prevent sweeps in 2nd roundRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | Tribune-Chronicle

    If there's a secret to beating the Chicago Blackhawks in the playoffs, the Minnesota Wild haven't found it. The Wild have fallen to 3-11 against the Blackhawks in the playoffs the last three years.

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  6. NHL Playoffs 2015: Stanley Cup TV Schedule, Live Stream and More for ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | BleacherReport

    As memorable as the first round of the 2015 NHL playoffs was, Round 2 appears to be fleeing at a fast pace, as Thursday's duo of Game 4 action could bring an end to two second-round series. The Chicago Blackhawks have the opportunity to complete the sweep over the Minnesota Wild on the road, taking a 3-0 series lead into St. Paul and hoping to return to the Windy City with a spot in the Western Conference Final.

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  7. Wednesday resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Portland Tribune

    Johnny Giavotella hit an RBI double in the bottom of the ninth inning as the L.A. Angels beat Seattle in walk-off fashion for the second consecutive night, 4-3, at Anaheim, Calif. Giavotella's hit scored Erick Aybar, who bunted into a force play after David Freese drew a leadoff walk from Carson Smith .

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  8. Pulkkinen's Hat Trick Powers Game 1 WinRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    Calder Cup Playoffs Western Conference Semifinals Game 1 Grand Rapids Leads Series, 1-0 Rockford IceHogs 3 at GRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS 5 May 6, 2015 GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. Teemu Pulkkinen notched the seventh playoff hat trick in Griffins history on Wednesday and became the team's all-time leading postseason goal scorer, as Grand Rapids took Game 1 of the Western Conference Semifinals with a 5-3 triumph over the Rockford IceHogs at Van Andel Arena.

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  9. Flames fully involved in playoffs, cause for Ducks alarm despite numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | The Wave

    The NHL and the calculator have become bedfellows in recent years. It's been a slow, awkward relationship, yet from front-office executives to bloggers, many in hockey have embraced analytics to help explain it.

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  10. Sizing up round 2 of NHL playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | SFGate

    Goalie Jonas Hiller helped the Flames oust the Canucks in six games in the first round of the Western Conference playoffs, but he'll have his hands full with the Ducks in the second round. We wave goodbye to the white-out in Winnipeg, the nostalgia on Long Island, to Sid and his Pens, and to St. Louis again singing the Blues.

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  11. Wild: For Mike Yeo, it's been a bumpy (but successful) rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | TwinCities

    At 41, Mike Yeo is the NHL's youngest head coach, but he says he feels like anything but after what he has been through during his short stint with the Minnesota Wild. Yeo's teams have reached the playoffs in three of his four seasons, but December and January struggles the past two seasons have made things a bumpy ride for the young coach as the Wild prep for their second-round playoff series against the Chicago Blackhawks.

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  12. WIld: Ex-coach Jacques Lemaire says 'They have a chance to win every game'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | TwinCities

    Minnesota Wild head coach Jacques Lemaire gives instructions to his players in a game against the Vancouver Canucks at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul on November 11, 2003. On Friday, the Wild begin just their third Western Conference semifinal series since the team's inception in 2000, meeting the Chicago Blackhawks for Game 1 at United Center.

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  13. Former coach Jacques Lemaire on Wild: 'They have a chance to win every game'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | TwinCities

    On Friday, the Wild begin just their third Western Conference semifinal series since the team's inception in 2000, meeting the Chicago Blackhawks for Game 1 at United Center. The man who led Minnesota to their first, Jacques Lemaire, is watching from a distance.

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  14. NHL playoffs: Western Conference 2nd-round previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | CBC News

    Keeping Ducks star Corey Perry out of goalie Jonas Hiller's grill will be a tough job for Flames defencemen Kris Russell and Dennis Wideman. With the next stage of the NHL's Stanley Cup playoffs set to begin, here's a breakdown of the second-round matchups in the Western Conference, along with a prediction for each series.

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  15. NHL Playoffs 2015: Updated Stanley Cup Schedule and PredictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | BleacherReport

    One first-round series is still up for grabs, but the 2015 NHL playoffs have no intention of slowing down, as the anticipated second-round schedule was released to the public Tuesday. A single spot in the Eastern Conference semifinals is still available as the Tampa Bay Lightning host the Detroit Red Wings in a Game 7, but the other seven spots have been filled by Stanley Cup-contending clubs.

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  16. Goalie Hill, Hawks seize series leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Portland Tribune

    Goalie Adin Hill rose to the occasion, Oliver Bjorkstrand scored twice and the Portland Winterhawks took advantage of Kelowna's defensive mistakes and lack of discipline to beat the Rockets 7-3 Tuesday night at Moda Center. The Hawks took a 2-1 series lead in the Western Hockey League Western Conference finals with Game 4 set for 7 p.m. Wednesday at Moda.

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  17. Winterhawks defenseman Josh Hanson embraces role, hopes to end WHL career with fifth championship appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    Though he's probably not headed for the fame and fortune of a career in the National Hockey League, Winterhawks defenseman Josh Hanson has authored his own kind of success story over his five-year Western Hockey League career. The 21-year-old defenseman from Eagle River, Alaska, is in his final season with the Hawks, and has appeared in 317 regular-season games since joining the Hawks in 2010 - more than all but three players in the 39-year history of the franchise.

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  18. Flames to rely again on reserves of top three defencemenRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | Red Deer Advocate

    T.J. Brodie, Kris Russell and Dennis Wideman have been heavily worked not only in the playoffs, but ever since captain and top defenceman Mark Giordano tore his bicep Feb. 25. On Tuesday, the NHL released its second-round playoff schedules and Calgary will open its best-of-seven Western Conference semifinal Thursday in Anaheim. The Ducks will have had seven days off when second-round action begins, three more than the Flames after both teams won their respective first-round series.

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  19. Parise has been in right place, with (and for) the WildRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | WKBT

    The decision by Zach Parise to settle with his home-state team three summers ago was carefully reached, in step with close friend Ryan Suter. Ultimately, the move was not a difficult one.

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  20. Flames to rely again on reserves of top three defencemen against DucksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Brandon Sun

    T.J. Brodie, Kris Russell and Dennis Wideman have been heavily worked not only in the playoffs, but ever since captain and top defenceman Mark Giordano tore his bicep Feb. 25. On Tuesday, the NHL released its second-round playoff schedules and Calgary will open its best-of-seven Western Conference semifinal Thursday in Anaheim. The Ducks will have had seven days off when second-round action begins, three more than the Flames after both teams won their respective first-round series.

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