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NHL faces flak over recent bevy of head shots

Associated Press Drew Doughty watched other playoff games this season and couldn’t believe that George Parros, the NHL’s discipline czar, had suspended him for a head shot. “I saw four hits last night that deserved more than that,” the Los Angeles Kings defenseman said. Doughty’

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NHL faces flak over recent bevy of head shots

Associated Press Drew Doughty watched other playoff games this season and couldn’t believe that George Parros, the NHL’s discipline czar, had suspended him for a head shot. “I saw four hits last night that deserved more than that,” the Los Angeles Kings defenseman said. Doughty’

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Stanley Cup playoffs | Previewing the second round

EASTERN CONFERENCE Washington Capitals vs. Pittsburgh Penguins Regular-season finish: Washington, first-Metro; Pittsburgh, second-Metro Season series: Split 2-2 Previous series: Washington def. Blue Jackets 4-2; Pittsburgh def. Philadelphia 4-2 Postsea…

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Stanley Cup playoffs | Previewing the second round

EASTERN CONFERENCE Washington Capitals vs. Pittsburgh Penguins Regular-season finish: Washington, first-Metro; Pittsburgh, second-Metro Season series: Split 2-2 Previous series: Washington def. Blue Jackets 4-2; Pittsburgh def. Philadelphia 4-2 Postsea…

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NHL playoffs 2018 full TV schedule: Scores, bracket, series results, odds for Stanley Cup

There’s one last game in the first round of the NHL playoffs on Wednesday night and then it’s onto the second round on Thursday. But first, who survives Game 7 in Boston: the Bruins or the Maple Leafs?The postseason can be an intense, grueling journey, so come along for the ride as sixteen teams

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The Colorado Avalanche’s turnaround was one of the NHL’s best stories this year

The word “abysmal” doesn’t even begin to describe the 2016-17 Colorado Avalanche. Totaling just 22 wins and 48 points — the lowest mark since the 1999-2000 Atlanta Thrashers — the team was one of the worst in NHL history. Fast-forward one year later, and the Avs nearly doubled their point total with

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Catfish Corner: The Avalanche made things interesting, but it’s time for the Winnipeg Jets

Adam Vingan, Joe Rexrode and Jon Garcia provide a send off for a worthy adversary in the Colorado Avalanche, and look ahead to the next round against the Winnipeg Jets. The plucky Avs gave the Predators all they could handle at times, but just couldn’t pull off the upset. Now the two best teams in

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Catfish Corner: The Avalanche made things interesting, but it’s time for the Winnipeg Jets

Adam Vingan, Joe Rexrode and Jon Garcia provide a send off for a worthy adversary in the Colorado Avalanche, and look ahead to the next round against the Winnipeg Jets. The plucky Avs gave the Predators all they could handle at times, but just couldn’t pull off the upset. Now the two best teams in

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Catfish Corner: The Avalanche made things interesting, but it’s time for the Winnipeg Jets

Adam Vingan, Joe Rexrode and Jon Garcia provide a send off for a worthy adversary in the Colorado Avalanche, and look ahead to the next round against the Winnipeg Jets. The plucky Avs gave the Predators all they could handle at times, but just couldn’t pull off the upset. Now the two best teams in

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Penguins’ Malkin, Hagelin will miss start of series vs. Capitals

Evgeni Malkin and Carl Hagelin have been ruled out for Game 1 by the Pittsburgh Penguins ahead of their Eastern Conference semifinal series against the Washington Capitals. Malkin could return for Game 2, but Hagelin isn’t making the trip to Washington and isn’t expected to be available before

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Penguins’ Malkin, Hagelin will miss start of series vs. Capitals

Evgeni Malkin and Carl Hagelin have been ruled out for Game 1 by the Pittsburgh Penguins ahead of their Eastern Conference semifinal series against the Washington Capitals. Malkin could return for Game 2, but Hagelin isn’t making the trip to Washington and isn’t expected to be available before

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Penguins will be without Malkin, Hagelin for Game 1 vs. Capitals

The Pittsburgh Penguins will be without two of their top forwards when they open the second round on Thursday night.

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Amid bevy of head shots, NHL attempts to explain rationale

Discontent over the goalie interference rule has been grabbing headlines for weeks, but the head shot discussion carries far more serious implications for a league still grappling with how best to protect its players.

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NHL Playoff Bracket 2018: Latest Stanley Cup Championship Odds, Schedule Guide

The intrigue for the second round of the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs has to build for one more day. Due to the dominant performances of multiple teams in the first round, some teams are experiencing layoffs of a week or more before the second round begin…

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It’s ‘Trust the process’ time for Boston

The Bruins have let a 3-1 series lead slip away and are now facing the prospect of being eliminated on home ice against Toronto’s suddenly red-hot goalie.

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Amid bevy of head shots, NHL attempts to explain rationale

Drew Doughty watched other playoff games this season and couldn’t believe that George Parros, the NHL’s discipline czar, had suspended him for a head shot. “I saw four hits last night that deserved more than that,” the Los Angeles Kings defenceman said. Doughty’s one-game suspension

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