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Refereeing Breakdown: Yakov Trenin

While most of the players who had early referee dates have settled in recent days, that has yet to be the case for the Predators and Yakov Trenin. They have until the start of the hearing on Tuesday to reach an agreement; once the hearing begins, they will have to go through the process and […]

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3 trade destinations for the DiPietro Canucks

The Vancouver Canucks hit a snag with goaltender Michael DiPietro. Due to mismanagement of his development over the past few seasons, his agent thinks it might be best for the two sides to go their separate ways. (from ‘Canucks: Michael DiPietro’s agent thinks club ‘dropped the ball’ on client development”), Province, July 27, 2022). Although […]

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MLB says Senate exemption needed

NEW YORK — Major League Baseball told a Senate committee planning a hearing on the sport’s antitrust exemption that it was preventing teams from moving without approval and allowing the sport to maintain minor league play at a broad level. Additionally, Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said many of the minor leaguers’ terms of employment are […]

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Fantasy Hockey Friday Analysis and Draft Predictions

Happy Friday Arizona Coyotes fans! On Fridays, we’ll take a look at Coyotes players from a fantasy hockey perspective in Friday Fantasy Hockey (listen to the epic, cheesy music). Fantasy hockey is one of the least popular fantasy sports, but it is nevertheless the most fun. I’m biased, but if you’re reading this you probably […]

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Islanders signing Subban would come at a cost

The New York Islanders’ offseason has been quiet and could involve some minor moves, but not much else. This especially applies to the defensive unit, which enters next season as one of the best in the NHL. After Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Lou Lamoriello acquired Alexander Romanov of the Montreal Canadiens, the only question left […]

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Chris Kirchner: This CEO, who bought $500,000 Ferrari Superfast, flew around the world in a private jet while his employees were unpaid, suspended

The globe-trotting CEO of a Goldman Sachs-backed company has been making headlines for months now, but not primarily for late payments or long delays in paying his employees salaries. It’s his flashy lifestyle, and that same thing got the man suspended as CEO of a tech start-up. Employees of Slync.io, a tech start-up that sells […]

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Dubois ‘didn’t ask for a trade’ from the Jets

Pierre-Luc Dubois said Monday he was committed to the Winnipeg Jets for the upcoming season, but did little to quell speculation surrounding his future beyond that. The 24-year-old forward, who was a restricted free agent, signed a one-year, $6 million contract Friday. “If I wanted to leave Winnipeg, I would have asked for a trade,” […]

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Proactive MD is a local company providing business healthcare solutions

Health care costs are rising rapidly, which is why many companies are considering on-site medical professionals to treat a number of ailments that need quick help. Walk in proactive MD. The company, established 6 years ago, offers on-site medical teams and care management to businesses nationwide. Based in Simpsonville, where the company officially opened its […]

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NHL Off-Season Outlook: Ottawa Senators

Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports This is the most recent record in THN.com’s ongoing breakdowns of the NHL’s 32 offseasons. Today we watch the Ottawa Senators. 2021-22 review: 33-42-7Finish in the Atlantic Division: 7thSalary cap space available (according to CapFriendly.com): $11.6 millionRestricted Free Agents: Alex Formenton, F; Mathieu Joseph, F; Erik Brannström, D What senators have: […]

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Library users love services but worry about loss of branches and parking, survey finds

The Evanston Public Library received high marks in a community survey conducted earlier this year that was designed to gauge how well the system was meeting needs. But some concerns were raised about parking and the loss of neighborhood branches, drawing the attention of some library administrators at their July 20 meeting. A consulting group, […]

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Kane’s prospects on a slim list; Potential teammates for Tkachuk, and more (July 24) – DobberHockey

It remains to be seen where Matthew Tkachuk will position himself in the Florida Panthers roster, but I think it’s safe to say that his offensive numbers will take a hit. He scored 100 of his 104 points playing against Johnny Gaudreau last season and maybe the only Panthers player he could have played with […]

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Bruins and Pavel Zacha make progress in contract talks

Whereas Pavel Zasha filed for arbitration earlier this month, it looks like there’s a good chance his case won’t be heard. The center’s agent – Darren Ferris of Quartexx – told Steve Conroy of the Boston Herald (Twitter link) that a new business for his client “should be finished in no time”. Boston acquired the […]

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Defender Tagliafico joins Lyon on a 3-year contract with Ajax | Sports

LYON, France (AP) — Left-back Nicolas Tagliafico joined ambitious French club Lyon from Ajax on a three-year deal on Saturday. Lyon said they paid 4.2 million euros ($4.3 million) to sign 29-year-old Tagliafico, who has made 40 international appearances for Argentina. He also showed an eye for goal, having scored 16 goals in 169 games […]

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News & Such: Barcelona’s mortgage future and TFC fans await the Italian duo’s debut

Brendan Dunlop, Craig Forrest and Jimmy Brennan get you ready for the weekend, reacting to the latest transfer news and random stories that can only be found on Footy Prime. The signing of Jesse Lingard from Nottingham Forest has Jimmy over the moon, while Craig was eager to move on to the next topic after […]

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Fantasy Rookie Drafts; Thoughts of free agency; Matthew Tkachuk, David Quinn and more (July 22) – DobberHockey

Between Dobber covering for me on opening day in free agency and trading days with Cliffy this week, it’s been a while since I’ve been able to share a few thoughts here. I’ll start with the draft, and while I’m not a prospect expert (I defer to the DobberProspects group for that one), I often […]

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Christopher Lake Celebrates Grand Openings of Leisure Projects

While construction began last September, McShannock acknowledged that the actual planning began more than six years ago. Noting the impact of COVID and how costs have increased over the years, he said paNOW the community was very supportive during the soft opening. “Last winter, even when it was cold outside, you would come to the […]

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Darren McCarty – More Than a Hockey Hero: Meltdown

Today I want to take a few minutes to donate some props to my friend, Darren McCarty. We all know of his exploits as a member of the Detroit Red Wings. We saw his historic fight on March 26, 1997. We cheered as he lifted the Stanley Cup four times. We’ve seen him fight and […]

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Chicago Blackhawks latest, 2022 NHL offseason, free agency news: 7-20-22

This is your daily feed for breaking hockey news. BLACKHAWKS Reflections on Madison, Episode 95 – Olczyk, Free Agency and Reconstruction (SCH) Eddie Olczyk leaving the Blackhawks (SCH) broadcast booth (The Athletic) (Sun-Times) (Tribune) (NBC Sports Chicago) How did Kevin Korchinski and the other Blackhawks view development camp? (Athleticism) Kyle Davidson on Kane, Toews, free […]

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Fantasy Hockey: UFA 2023 defenders to target in contract years

Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports A simple case study has shown that the contract year effect is probably more real than not. It’s a defensible strategy that fantasy managers can rely on and it could make the difference in finding those valuable late-round picks that can win your league. After taking stock of some imminent UFA […]

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Prokop reflects on the year since he came out as gay

Since making the announcement on social media on July 19, 2021, Prokop has been traded from one Western Hockey League team to another, won that league’s championship, participated in the Canadian Hockey League Memorial Cup tournament, wore rainbow colored skates, received two humanitarian awards and became an inspiration and role model within the LGBTQ+ community […]

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OUTLOOK: Nause talks about D-Camp and paddleboarding on “Panthers Pipeline”

Evan Nause feels like he took a big step forward last week. Along with picking up some new skills on and off the ice at development camp, the 19-year-old defenseman signed his three-year entry-level contract with the Panthers on Friday. “Dev camp has been a blast so far,” Nause said the day before the deal […]

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Departure from Gaudreau, Tkachuk, Mangiapane and more

In this edition of Calgary Flames News & Rumors, Johnny Gaudreau shocked the hockey world by choosing to sign as a free agent with the Columbus Blue Jackets. Meanwhile, many believe the 28-year-old’s departure could lead to a swap deal for Matthew Tkachuk in the near future. In other news, Andrew Mangiapane, Oliver Kylington and […]

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Firkus makes a name for himself as a Kraken prospect

SEATTLE – Jagger Firkus is yet to play his first NHL game, but the 18-year-old Seattle Kraken forward already has a catchy nickname and has been compared to one of the league’s top scorers. “He scores goals, and he scores goals in a lot of different ways,” Kraken general manager Ron Francis said after Seattle […]

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List of fun things to do on hot summer days in Austin

AUSTIN, TX – Austin had its hottest week on record in July, and temperatures aren’t expected to drop any time soon. The city offers countless ways to beat the heat while having fun. Check out FOX 7 Austin’s list of fun things to do and places to cool off Austin this summer: Outdoor activities Barton […]

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Montreal Canadiens cut salary and send veteran defenseman Jeff Petry, 34, to Pittsburgh Penguins

The Montreal Canadiens traded veteran defenseman Jeff Petry and forward Ryan Poehling to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday in exchange for defenseman Mike Matheson and a 2023 fourth-round draft pick. Petry is signed for the next three seasons with a salary cap of $6.25 million. Montreal withheld nothing from his salary in the transaction. The […]

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NHL Fantasy Hockey Hot Takes: Off-Season Trades

Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports While everyone’s focus is on dollars and terms during free agency, the trade market is often overlooked and flies under the radar. A few surprising deals were struck – Hot Dorion Summer, anyone? – and quite a few goalkeepers involved as teams scrambled to find starters in a market that was […]

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Council vacancy attracts 13 candidates | News, Sports, Jobs

Thirteen people applied for a short-term appointment to fill a vacancy on the Minot City Council. Council will consider nominations at its meeting Monday at 5:30 p.m. at City Hall. Meetings are also streamed on the city’s YouTube channel. The nominees are Alicia Moody, Andrew Schultz, Doug McHenry, Gary Lucy, Jennifer Weigel, Macy […]

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Florida Panthers agree terms with forward Gerry Mayhew

SUNRISE, Florida. –Florida Panthers general manager Bill Zito announced today that forward Gerry Mayhew has agreed to terms on a one-year, two-way contract. Mayhew, 29, played in 40 NHL games in 2021-22 between the Anaheim Ducks and Philadelphia Flyers, producing 12 points (11-1-12). He also appeared in 24 American Hockey League (AHL) games with Philadelphia […]

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Free Agency Weekly Recap: Golden Knights Trade Pacioretty, Re-Sign Smith, Howden

I won’t even bother with an intro here. Let’s just do things simply. Team by team. I only include notable players and signings. No draft picks or future considerations (!) KEY: EXT = extension, TD = trade, ELC = entry level contract. Here we are. Vegas Golden Knights Reilly Smith (EXT), Jonas Rondbjerg (EXT), Brett […]

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Blackhawks Smart to sign Athanasiou and Domi as rebuilding begins

At this point in the offseason, it’s pretty clear that the Chicago Blackhawks aren’t just rebuilding, but blowing things up and starting over. However, while winning may not be a priority, the team had significant gaps to fill going into free agency. On Wednesday, Blackhawks general manager (GM) Kyle Davidson addressed some of those needs […]

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Palat signs with the devils – DobberHockey

The New Jersey Devils signed winger Ondrej Palat to a five-year contract worth $6 million per season. Palat had a declining regular season by his standards, scoring 49 points (18 G, 31 A) in 77 games. He upped his game in the playoffs, scoring 21 points in 23 games. Indeed, only two players have scored […]

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Artturi Lehkonen signs 5-year, $22.5 million contract with Avalanche

There was never anything to worry about when it came to whether Artturi Lehkonen would return to the Colorado Avalanche this season. As a restricted free agent, the Avalanche controlled his rights. Earlier, the Avalanche secured his rights for the next five seasons, signing the 27-year-old Finn to a five-year, $22.5 million deal. At a […]

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Carolina Hurricanes re-sign Stefan Noesen

The Carolina Hurricanes announced on Tuesday that the team has reached a new deal with the forward Stefan Noesen on a partial two-year bilateral deal to keep him in the Carolina organization. The contract has a cap of $762,500, with the following breakdown: 2022-23: $750,000 NHL salary, $500,000 minor salary, $550,000 guaranteed2023-24: $775,000 NHL salary […]

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Letters to the Editor – Climate, voting, Doonesbury, losing, accountability, Rangers

A small step on the climate Re: “Biden’s Climate Efforts Halted – Judges Limit EPA’s ‘New Powers’ in Face of World Events,” July 1 article. The Supreme Court limiting the ability of the Environmental Protection Agency to reduce the carbon output of existing power plants was not good news for our children. However, there are […]

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Hockey Tape Market Size, Share and Forecast to 2028 | Twinings, Teekanne, TeBella Tea Company, Hölssen & Lyon, Jing Tea – Designer Women

New Jersey, United States,- The world Hockey Tape Market Market Research Intellect’s research contains all the market definitions, classifications, segments, applications, engagements, and market trends a user needs to succeed in the global Hockey Tapes Market. In order to define the definition, categorization, procedures, and market interactions for the Global Industry Hockey Tapes Market study […]

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Snapshots: Gibson, Dahlen, Brink, Oilers

With the Maple Leafs being one of the teams yet to add a starting goaltender, some have speculated that the Ducks goaltender John Gibson could be a potential business option for them. However, his agent Kurt Overhardt told Sportsnet 590 Nick Kypreos (Twitter link) that Gibson has “of no interest” to play in Toronto and […]

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Free Agent Goal: Carolina Hurricanes

Free agency is now less than a week away and teams are eagerly awaiting its opening. Several top players are expected to hit the open market in mid-July, while many teams also have key restricted free agents to re-sign. Next up is a look at the Carolina Hurricanes. Key Restricted Free Agents F Martin Necas […]

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The 2022 NHL Draft is over, now the real work begins for the Flames – Flamesnation

The Calgary Flames added three players to their reserve list on Friday as they made three selections in the 2022 NHL Draft. Now, the Flames are entering one of the most turbulent — and important — periods in years. Here’s what’s to come! Prospect development camp begins on Monday, with players arriving in town on […]

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Flames select Parker Bell 155th overall – Flamesnation

After waiting a few rounds, the Calgary Flames made their second selection of the 2022 NHL Draft. In the fifth round, at No. 155, they selected big winger Parker Bell. Bell is a September birthday, born just 11 days past the 2021 NHL Draft deadline, so he’s one of the oldest and most mature kids […]

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Chicago Blackhawks trade Alex DeBrincat and Kirby Dach on draft day

Kyle Davidson, the first general manager of the Chicago Blackhawks, must really love standing on stage. After a dizzying array of moves on draft day, he took to the Montreal Bell Center microphone three times Thursday night in Round 1 to announce the selection of three new Hawks: defensemen Kevin Korchinski and Sam Rinzel and […]

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NHL releases 2022-23 regular season schedule

The 2022-23 NHL season will kick off in North America with back-to-back televised doubleheaders in the United States, starting with the New York Rangers hosting the Tampa Bay Lightning on Oct. 11. The Stanley Cup champion Colorado Avalanche will raise their banner the following night before their game against the Chicago Blackhawks. The October 11 […]

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East Grand Forks City Council files deal for craft beer tasting for further discussion – Grand Forks Herald

EAST GRAND FORKS — Members of City Council discussed in detail Tuesday the moving parts of a facilities use agreement between the City of East Grand Forks and Leighton Broadcasting for an event later this year. Leighton Broadcasting will host the annual Craft Beer Show/Tasting event at the Civic Center on September 23-24. A change […]

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Global Smart Sports Equipment Market Report 2022

New York, July 6. 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com Announces Release of “Smarts Sports Equipment Global Market Report 2022” – https://www.reportlinker.com/p06290019/?utm_source=GNW Gridiron Technologies, MIZUNO Corporation, Amer Sports, Under Armor Inc., InfoMotion Sports Technologies, DribbleUp Inc., BRG Sports, EGYM Inc., Kinexon GmbH, Spektacom Technologies Pvt Ltd, STATSports Group Ltd., Callaway Golf Company, QUATTRIUUM INC. , and […]

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Carolina Hurricanes in the 2022 NHL Draft: Who will Canes pick?

Ryan Suzuki smiles while wearing a Carolina Hurricanes jersey during the first round of the NHL Hockey Draft, Friday, June 21, 2019, in Vancouver, British Columbia. Due to the pandemic, the draft took place remotely in 2020 and 2021. JONATHAN HAYWARD PA Darren Yorke waits for the boos. Yorke, assistant general manager of the Carolina […]

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NHL off-season outlook: Chicago Blackhawks

Joe Nicholson – USA TODAY Sports This is the latest in THN.com’s ongoing analysis of the off-season plans of the NHL’s 32 teams. Today we break down the Chicago Blackhawks success plan. 2021-22 review: 28-42-12Finish in the Central Division: 1stSalary cap space available (according to CapFriendly.com): $20.1 millionRestricted Free Agents: Kirby Dach, F; Dominik Kubalik, […]

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Artyom Barabosha – 2022 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

Artyom Barbocha 2021-22 squad: Krasnaya Armiya Moskva (MHL)Date of birth: March 18, 2004Place of birth: Omsk, RussiaHeight: 6 feet 2 inches Weight: 187 poundsShots: RPosition: DNHL Draft Eligibility: Eligible for the first year in 2022 Rankings Artyom Barabosha spent the 2021-22 season in the MHL, one of the top junior hockey leagues in Eurasia and […]

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NHL ‘Draft Dodger’ Fedotov Detained and Sent to Arctic – Reports

NHL-bound goaltender Ivan Fedotov has been detained in Russia for dodging the draft and sending to serve in the Arctic, according to state media reported Sunday. Fedotov, 25, was detained Friday in St. Petersburg at the request of the military prosecutor’s office, according to the city’s Fontanka.ru news site. He was reportedly hospitalized after falling […]

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Lowetide: Could the Edmonton Oilers look to the FRGs for a solution this summer?

NHL general managers face another tough summer. The cap increases slightly, agreements already signed leave teams with little wiggle room, and in some cases (like the Edmonton Oilers) previous buyouts stifle future management moves. It’s a mess. Part of the solution for many clubs may come from trading restricted free agents eligible for arbitration. In […]

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Memorial Cup Date (Morrison, McTavish, Poirier, Deaf) – DobberHockey

Welcome back to The Journey, where we follow hockey prospects and their paths to the NHL, providing fantastic predictions and analysis along the way. The Memorial Cup, a Canadian Junior Hockey Champions League (WHL, OHL, LHJMQ), concluded Wednesday this week with the Saint John Sea Dogs beating the Hamilton Bulldogs 6-3. William Dufour, highlighted here […]

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The Devils are ready for one of the NHL’s spiciest offseasons

The Devils expected more from the 2021-22 season. Although their season was derailed because of the goalkeeper, that wasn’t the only flaw that held them back. Now is the time to improve. New Jersey has a long checklist. The team must supplement the rest of the coaching staff with new voices to replace Alain Nassredine […]