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  1. NHL notebook: Stars buy out G Niemi's contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | KION 46

    Antti Niemi's time in Dallas is over after the Stars announced Tuesday they bought out the remainder of the goaltender's contract, which had one year and $4.5 million left on it. Two thirds of Niemi's salary will be spread out over the next two seasons and the team will incur an annual salary cap hit of $1.5 million.

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  2. Few stars, but helpful options to be had in NHL free agencyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 28 | Medincine Hat News

    Free agent star power is in short supply yet again this July 1, but that doesn't mean helpful contributors and potential bargains aren't out to be found. Marleau has quietly been one of the most productive players of the last 20 years, and though he's not quite elite anymore, the 37-year-old can still be a difference-maker.

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  3. Connor McDavid's potential monster contract with Oilers, in perspectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | Sporting News

    ... McDavid in 2017-18. As of today, 52 NFL players will pull in more than McDavid's reported $13.25 million; and the EA Sports NHL 18 cover boy will make the same as Red Sox closer Craig Kimbrel this season, sitting behind 85 other major league ...

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  4. Canada 150: 6 Canadian stereotypes that happen to be trueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | CISN Country 103.9 FM

    Over the years Canadians have been pegged by the world as hockey-loving, polar bear-riding, poutine-eating, toque-wearing northerners who love to apologize and say "eh" a lot. Those stereotypes are as old as the Gatineau Hills in Quebec, but surely there's got to be some truth to them, right? We might not be riding polar bears to work, but you've got to admit that as Canadians we do, at times, give in to some of those widely-held oversimplified ideas of ourselves.

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  5. 2017 Rangers Report Card: Jesper FastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | Blueshirt Banter

    Jesper Fast has most often been shifted on the New York Rangers third and fourth lines in recent seasons. He made his NHL debut in the 2013-14 season, when he appeared in 11 regular season games.

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  6. Potential UFA Targets for the Ottawa Senators, Part 1: ForwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | Silver Seven

    While most people in Ottawa will be celebrating Canada's 150th birthday on July 1st, Pierre Dorion will be busy working the phones, trying to land deals with unrestricted free agents. Fortunately for him, the bargaining period has already begun, and he's busy trying to line up contracts to sign on the day of Free Agent Frenzy.

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  7. Charlottetown Islanders aim at top-shelf offensive EuropeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | The Guardian

    Jim Hulton knows it won't be easy obtaining what he wants in Wednesday's Canadian Hockey League import draft, but he's determined to maximize the pick his Charlottetown Islanders are slotted in. "The object going in is to get a high end offensive player," said Hulton, the Islanders head coach and general manager.

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  8. Wheat Kings add Louis Riel Day game to their WHL scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Brandon Sun

    The Brandon Wheat Kings were dealt a fairly balanced schedule for the 2017-18 Western Hockey League regular season and added a new holiday game as well. The league released its schedule on Tuesday and Brandon will have two stretches away from Westman Place in the upcoming winter, but they will be followed by homestands for the Wheat Kings, meaning the team won't be away from the comfy confines of Westman Place for too long.

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  9. You Can Save Big in the Steam Summer Sale, and Save More With These DealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | The Escapist

    Unless you've been living under a rock, you probably know that the Steam Summer Sale 2017 went live on Thursday last week. Thousands of titles are on sale and after wading through the ruff we've com up with a breakdown of the best deals here .

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  10. NHL Travel Miles: The 2017-18 Super ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | On the Forecheck

    If you are new around here, our old headmaster Dirk Hoag began tracking the travel miles for NHL teams several years ago. It led to what has become known as the Super Schedule.

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  11. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Newms360.com

    Today is Tuesday, June 20, the 171st day of 2017. There are 194 days left in the year.

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  12. NHL Notes: Coyotes won't offer captain Shane Doan a contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Sports Media 101

    In the basement of his Buffalo home, James Patrick was watching a hockey game with his brother and young nephew. Between James and his brother Steve Patrick were 1,530 games of NHL experience.

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  13. Flyers GM Ron Hextall at the Flyers Skate Zone in April.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Philly.com

    Sam Carchidi became an Inquirer staff writer in 1984 and covered mostly South Jersey high school sports and the Phillies before taking the Flyers beat. Carchidi has written three books: the nationally acclaimed Miracle in the Making: The Adam Taliaferro Story, which he co-authored with Scott Brown; Bill Campbell: The Voice of Philadelphia Sports ; and Standing Tall: The Kevin Everett Story , which was featured on the Oprah Winfrey Show.

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  14. Obituary: Madden developer Jonathan SullivanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Gamasutra

    A local paper reports that Jonathan Sullivan, a developer at EA Tiburon who served on the gameplay team of the Madden franchise, was shot and killed this weekend. He was 27. "We are all shocked and deeply saddened by Jon Sullivan's passing," a studio representative tells Polygon .

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  15. Madden developer shot to death in parking lot altercationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Polygon

    A developer of the Madden NFL franchise for EA Sports was killed this weekend after an altercation in a restaurant parking lot. Police have the assailant in custody, and he has been charged with murder.

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  16. Jeff Marek's 2017 NHL Mock DraftRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2017 | Sportsnet.ca

    Halifax Mooseheads centre and potential top two pick in the 2017 NHL Draft Nico Hischier talks about who he would like to model his game after and talks about the meaning behind his tattoo. On the heels of the most hotly debated and highly anticipated expansion drafts in the history of the league, the NHL's 31st franchise is not done making noise.

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  17. Cars 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Sierra Star

    Cars is probably the most unpopular arm of the Pixar universe. The first film was only moderately well-received, the sequel was the first eligible Pixar film not to be nominated for Best Animated Feature at the Oscars, and the two Planes spinoffs are direct-to-DVD-quality garbage.

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  18. The Most Viewed Trailer Of E3 Will Surprise NobodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Cinema Blend News

    What was the most viewed trailer during this year's festive E3 event in Los Angeles, California? Well, it's a trailer for a game that's due out this fall and it's a game that will surprise absolutely no one given how much hype and media attention it's received since its announcement. According to Polygon , DICE's Star Wars: Battlefront 2 was the most viewed game during E3 and had the most viewed E3 trailer.

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  19. Veteran Ray impressed with new Argos coach Trestman's attention to detailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | The Guardian

    Ricky Ray isn't sure what the Toronto Argonauts' identity will be in 2017, but he's certain the team will be prepared for each game it plays under new coach Marc Trestman. "He's probably the most structured, detailed coach I've been around," said Ray, who's entering his 15th CFL season and sixth with Toronto.

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  20. Avalanche 2017 Draft PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Mile High Hockey

    A draft plan is only as good as the information available and is usually obsolete once names start flying off of the draft board but here's a rough idea of how the draft should unfold for the Colorado Avalanche and perhaps some draft sleepers which may be of interest. Typically selecting as high as fourth overall in the NHL entry draft makes the decision easy and between only a small handful of candidates.

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