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Flames, Maple Leafs, Oilers, Wild, Rangers, Panthers

In today’s NHL rumor recap… it’s NHL Trade Deadline Day! With a number of big names off the board and much of the action taking place before the traditional frenzy which is the last day to move, some are wondering what’s left. The response is plentiful as there are still big names on the board […]

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Cole’s Notes around the League: 3/7/21-3/13/22

Anaheim Ducks The Ducks claimed defenseman Andrej Sustr off waivers from Tampa Bay. They reassigned defenseman Brendan Guhle at AHL San Diego. They recalled centers Vinni Lettieri and Danny O’Regan and right winger Buddy Robinson. Arizona Coyotes Coyotes reminded AHL Tucson right-winger Hudson Fasching. Boston Bruins The Bruins haven’t done anything this week. bison sabers […]

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NHL Picks: Best Bets, DraftKings Fantasy Hockey DFS Cheat Sheet for March 10

Thursday includes a 13-game NHL slate, which begins at 7 p.m. ET on DraftKings. In this article you will find DFS tips for DraftKings queues, plus a few DraftKings Sportsbook bets to target. Define your DraftKings fantasy hockey rosters here: Save $60,000 in the NHL [$20K to 1st] Arizona Coyotes 2.5+ goals +155 It’s the […]

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Laine scores again, Blue Jackets top Panthers for fourth straight win

SUNRISE, Fla. — Patrick Laine scored to extend his point streak to 11 games for the Columbus Blue Jackets in a 6-3 win over the Florida Panthers at FLA Live Arena on Thursday. Laine scored 21 points (13 goals, eight assists) during his longest active streak in the NHL. JF Berube made 39 saves in […]

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Maple Leafs notes: Muzzin placed on long-term injured reserve

Breadcrumb Links Toronto Maple Leafs NHL Hockey Publication date : February 23, 2022 • 37 minutes ago • 4 minute read • Join the conversation Maple Leafs defenseman Jake Muzzin (back) suffered a head injury Monday in Montreal and Wednesday was placed in LTIR. Photo of Minas Panagiotakis /Getty Images Content of the article Dollars […]

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NHL On Tap: Stars seek more even-strength offense against Jets

Welcome to NHL On Tap. Three NHL.com editors will share each day what they look forward to most from the schedule. Today, their picks from Wednesday’s five games. Stars aim to improve as equal strength The Dallas Stars are hoping to improve their even-strength offense when they host the Winnipeg Jets (7:30 p.m. ET; SN360, […]

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Jake Muzzin won’t travel with Maple Leafs another injury following embarrassing loss to Canadiens

MONTREAL — There’s something about the Montreal Canadiens that seems to bring out the worst in the Toronto Maple Leafs. Playing in front of a half-capacity crowd at the Bell Centre, there was plenty of motivation for Toronto to have a strong performance against the team that knocked them out of the first round of […]

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Fantasy Hockey Cheat Sheet: DraftKings’ Top NHL DFS Picks Feb. 21

Monday includes a two-game NHL slate, which begins at 7 p.m. ET on DraftKings. In this article you will find DFS tips for DraftKings queues, plus a few DraftKings Sportsbook bets to target. Define your DraftKings fantasy hockey rosters here: $6,000 NHL Twine [$2K to 1st] (Late) Auston Matthews over 0.5 assists -120 The Maple […]

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The best specialists in the fantasy hockey category

Head-to-head category leagues are unique in that one goal, one shot, one number of a save percentage can truly be the difference between winning or losing an entire week. With that in mind, here’s a new mid-season roundup of fantasy’s underrated category giants who can help pin down a particular area, with no weighted points […]

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Ovechkin scores 30 goals in his 16th season, an NHL record

Alex Ovechkin scored 30 goals in a season in the NHL for the 16th time, one less than the record. The Washington Capitals forward scored two third period goals against the Nashville Predators on Tuesday and has 31 on the season. The 36-year-old, in his 17th NHL season, follows Mike Gartner, who has scored 30 […]

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Waiver watch – Tyler Toffoli’s trade reaction to fantasy hockey and more

Each week, we’ll be mining the waiver thread for lesser-listed assets to help your team, whether you prefer Dynasty or the Replay format, and we’ll also give some advice to DFS players out there. Finally, we’ll look at some old must-have gimmicky assets that may be overvalued – in the short or long term – […]

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Kadri focuses on Avalanche Cup chances after winning NHL All-Star Game

LA VEGAS — Nazem Kadri enjoyed the camaraderie with his Central Division teammates during the 2022 Honda NHL All-Star Game at T-Mobile Arena on Saturday. “That was my favorite part was meeting the guys from different teams and having a quick chat,” the Colorado Avalanche forward said. “I don’t think we’re going to be that […]

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Fantasy Hockey Cheat Sheet: Top DFS DraftKings NHL Picks, Values, Lineup Strategy for Feb. 1

Tuesday includes an 11-game NHL slate, which begins at 7 p.m. ET on DraftKings. In this article you will find DFS tips for DraftKings queues, plus a few DraftKings Sportsbook bets to target. Define your DraftKings fantasy hockey rosters here: NHL $100,000 Tuesday Twenty [$20K to 1st] New York Rangers Moneyline +125 Artemi Panarin will […]

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Flyers, Maple Leafs, Oilers, Capitals, Penguins

In today’s NHL rumor roundup, there’s a lot of talk linking the Toronto Maple Leafs to Claude Giroux of the Philadelphia Flyers. How realistic is the gossip? Meanwhile, the Edmonton Oilers and Washington Capitals await the NHL’s decision on Evander Kane, with most insiders believing the deal is basically done with Edmonton. Finally, if Marc-André […]

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Carter Verhaeghe to lead 2021-22 NHL ‘Best Deal’ team

Oliver Kylington of the Calgary Flames and Carter Verhaeghe of the Florida Panthers have both … [+] provided exceptional value to their teams during the 2021-22 season. (Photo by Gerry Thomas/NHLI via Getty Images)NHLI VIA GETTY IMAGES NHLI via Getty Images We’re two weeks away from the 2022 NHL All-Star Weekend, when hockey’s hottest and […]

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The devastation of the 2004 Toronto Maple Leafs by the NHL salary cap

Do you remember the last time the Toronto Maple Leafs won a playoff round? It was in 2004 (18 years ago). Times were very different back then. There were no smartphones, there were no shows on Netflix, and there was no salary cap in the NHL. From 1992 to 2004, the Toronto Maple Leafs had […]

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The Pros and Cons of Keeping the All Canadian Division of the NHL

The NHL woke up from its holiday slumber slightly longer than normal. Even though the extended layoff was supposed to help prevent further schedule changes, postponements and cancellations keep happening. The NHL has brought back some elements, such as taxi teams, to help the league run a little more smoothly over the next few weeks. […]

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Next up: the best sporting events to catch in 2022

Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games The Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics in February will feature a range of exciting events, from popular sports like hockey, skiing and figure skating, to more unique sports like skeleton, luge and bobsleigh. These Games will feature 45% female athletes, the largest share to ever compete in the Winter […]

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NHL Postpones Senators-Oilers, Lightning-Devils Due To COVID-19

The NHL postponed Sunday games scheduled for Monday between the Ottawa Senators and Edmonton Oilers at Rogers Place in Edmonton and the Tampa Bay Lightning and New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, due to COVID-19 issues affecting Oilers and Devils. The Senators-Oilers game has been rescheduled to Saturday at 10 […]

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NHL Buzz: Point could return to Lightning lineup against Habs

Welcome to the NHL buzz. Throughout the 2021-2022 season, NHL.com will bring you the latest news. Tampa Bay Lightning Brayden Point could play against the Montreal Canadiens at Arena Amalie on Tuesday (7 p.m.; TV: ESPN +, HULU, TSN2, RDS, NHL LIVE) after the forward was a full participant in practice Monday. Point missed 14 […]

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Christmas wish lists for buyers and sellers – DobberHockey

With Christmas less than two weeks away, I thought it was a good time to kick off a quick two-part series on the team’s wishlists. I will examine potential buyers at maturity and identify the current needs of each. I’ll also be looking at some deadline sellers so we can see what might become available […]

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Campbell, Matthews, Rielly and Seney

Some of the fireworks that were predicted when the Toronto Maple Leafs met the Edmonton Oilers last night just didn’t go off. Maple Leafs big gun Auston Matthews was loaded, but the Oilers’ two guns, Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl, just didn’t fire. The result was a relatively easy – but odd – 5-1 victory […]

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Wild Chief Executive Bill Guerin named General Manager of the US Olympic Men’s Hockey Team

Wild general manager Bill Guerin has officially been named general manager of the US Olympic men’s hockey team, a move in the works since Stan Bowman stepped down from the same post in October. It’s a complete moment for Guerin, 51, who was a three-time Olympian as a player (1998 in Nagano, 2002 in Salt […]

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Nature is real – DobberHockey

I apologize for letting everyone take center stage last week. I needed some time on the LTIR to recover both physically and mentally, but I’m back to business for our favorite day of the week. I’m not going to lie or try to hide it: I’ve been pretty cold lately, coming off two straight Saturdays […]

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Fantasy Hockey Waiver Watch – Mikael Granlund’s Score

Each week, we’ll be tapping the Least Enrolled Asset Waiver thread to help your team, whether you prefer the Dynasty format or the Revamp format, and we’ll be launching some tips for DFS players as well. Finally, we’ll take a look at some favorite old fantasy assets that may be overvalued – short or long […]

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Forsberg scores overtime goal for Predators in win over Canadiens

Philippe Forsberg scored with 12 seconds left in overtime to give the Nashville Predators a 4-3 victory over the Montreal Canadiens at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on Saturday. Forsberg dropped his stick in the attacking zone, retrieved it and made a cross pass of Mikael granlund for his third winning goal. “I wouldn’t call it […]

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3 Daily NHL Fantasy Stacks for Wednesday 11/24/21

In everyday fantasy hockey, stacking is a key strategy in tournaments. We want to correlate our rosters with up to four players to maximize our advantage, as if a player on a line is scoring goals their teammates are likely to get assists as well. Ideally, we want players who will be spending a lot […]

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NHL Buzz: Pacioretty decision for Golden Knights playing time

Welcome to the NHL buzz. Throughout the 2021-2022 season, NHL.com will bring you the latest news. Vegas Golden Knights Max Pacioretty will be a game time decision against the Nashville Predators on Wednesday (8 p.m. ET; BSSO, ATTSN-RM, ESPN +, NHL LIVE). The forward hasn’t played since October 14, when he suffered a lower body […]

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Top 10 richest hockey players in history – richest NHL players

Most hockey players have struggled financially to keep up with the Joneses. Of course, there was a time – before the NHL instituted a salary cap in 2005 – when players commanded huge sums of money. Many even cashed in sponsorship deals when hockey was at its peak in the United States in the 1990s. […]

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NHL Buzz: Drouin’s decision on Canadiens game time vs. Golden Knights

Welcome to the NHL buzz. Throughout the 2021-2022 season, NHL.com will bring you the latest news. Montreal Canadiens Jonathan drouin is a game-time decision for the Canadiens against the Vegas Golden Knights on Saturday (7 p.m. ET; CITY, SNE, TVAS, ATTSN-RM, ESPN +, NHL LIVE), coach Dominique Ducharme said after morning practice . Drouin was […]

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Toronto Maple Leafs math doesn’t add up

The Toronto Maple Leafs were a big part of the franchise’s future when Morgan Rielly agreed to an 8-year extension worth $ 60 million. In the short term, this deal ends the uncertainty surrounding the team’s longest-serving player. However, in the long run, the contract adds to an already unsustainable situation. As of next season, […]

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Calumet advance in football playoffs – Samedi Sports Wrap

High school In the high school football qualifiers, the 11-player district semifinals …• In Division Six, Calumet beat Menominee 35-20 last night. The Copper Kings led 21-20 at halftime thanks to two touchdowns from Dryden Nelson and one from Alan Bjorn. Calumet then eliminated the Maroons in the second half to win their eighth consecutive […]

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Anecdotes about the history of the Philadelphia Flyers

The Philadelphia Flyers joined the NHL in 1967. Ed Snider, their longtime founder and owner, built the franchise on a “professional and business-like culture” and “nurtured their relentless drive to win and to win. set the highest standards for each activity. on and off the ice, ”said NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman following Snider’s death in […]

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NHL On Tap: Penguins host Lightning trying to extend point streak to six

Welcome to the NHL On Tap. Three NHL.com editors will share what they want most from the program every day. Today, their picks from Tuesday’s seven games. Penguins win without the best It couldn’t have been easy for the Pittsburgh Penguins to start the season without crosses. Sidney crosby (wrist surgery) and Evgeni malkin (knee […]

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Andersen to face the Maple Leafs for the first time with the Hurricanes on Monday

Frederik Andersen Kicks off a new era in his NHL career with the Carolina Hurricanes and said he will face his former team, the Toronto Maple Leafs, on Monday with mostly fond memories of that organization and that city. The goaltender played five seasons for the Maple Leafs before agreeing to a two-year, $ 9 […]

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In 2021, NHL stars prioritize long-term contract security and stay with their teams

The Boston Bruins’ Charlie McAvoy signed an eight-year, $ 76 million contract extension on October 15. … [+] 2021. (Photo by Mike Carlson / NHLI via Getty Images) NHLI via Getty Images The finances of the NHL are on the road to recovery. This has been good news for players who are ready for new […]

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NHL Buzz: Malkin skates ahead of Penguins’ practice

Welcome to the NHL buzz. Throughout the 2021-2022 season, NHL.com will bring you the latest news. Pittsburgh penguins Evgeni malkin skated for the first time this season on Monday. The center wore a tracksuit on the ice about an hour before the Penguins’ practice. He is expected to be out for at least two months […]

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NHL On Tap: Tkachuk could make Senators debut against Stars

Welcome to the NHL On Tap. Three NHL.com editors will share what they want most from the program every day. Today, their choices start from a single game on Sunday. Tkachuk’s potential debut impacts Ottawa Brady Tkachuk could make his season debut when the Ottawa Senators host the Dallas Stars on Sunday (5 p.m. ET; […]

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How To Watch The NY Islanders’ Full 2021-22 NHL Season | Program, TV channels, live broadcast

The New York Islanders play their first game of the 2021-22 hockey season on Thursday, Oct. 14 (10/14/2021) on the road against the Carolina Hurricanes. Most of the Islanders games are commercially available on the MSG regional sports networks, which are available to stream at fuboTV and DirectTV Stream (formerly AT&T TV). You can verify […]

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Fantasy hockey – Top ten players who impressed in the preseason

Of course, this is the period of experimentation, and no, points don’t count, but that brief period before it all starts to matter is still meaningful to invested fantasy managers. In addition to getting a sense of who is “in the best shape of their lives”, we get insight into the direction of coaches in […]

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Gretzky hopes Ovechkin breaks goalscoring record

Wayne Gretzky can’t wait to watch Alex Ovechkin resume his pursuit of his record-setting NHL goals this season from his new NHL studio analyst seat on TNT. Ovechkin will appear in the Washington Capitals’ opener against the New York Rangers at Capital One Arena on October 13 (7:30 p.m. ET; TNT) with 730 goals in […]

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Fantasy Hockey 2021-2022 preview: Toronto Maple Leafs

John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports Are you ready? We’re back to the 82-game regular-season format, which means more joy and also more pain. It’s a roller coaster of emotions every season because there are always surprises, and the good ones can make us feel like geniuses while the bad ones feel like they are collapsing […]

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Matthews focuses on start of season with Maple Leafs

TORONTO – Auston matthews remains focused on his preparation for the Toronto Maple Leafs when they face the Montreal Canadiens in their regular season opener on October 13. “I take it day by day and plan and still hope for that first game,” Matthews said on Monday. “I feel pretty good. I think each day […]

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Top 10 Overvalued Fantasy Hockey Players from 2021-2022

Carey Price (Douglas DeFelice-USA TODAY Sports) The term “bust” makes sense for attention-grabbing headlines, but it’s a reductive term in a fantasy hockey context. Labeling a player as a bust implies that I’m the Homer-Simpson-Bushes-Meme manner that drives me away from him in all drafts. This is not always true. I’m not necessarily against player […]

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Florida Panthers Noah Juulsen 15 waivers

Florida Panthers defenseman Noah juulsen was among 15 players placed on waivers on Friday. Juulsen, 24, played five games last season with the Panthers after being claimed on waivers by the Montreal Canadiens in January. The Surrey, BC native has also appeared in four games with the Panthers’ American Hockey League affiliate Syracuse Crunch. Originally […]

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Why you should stack rows in your draft

fantasy hockey. (Photo by Claus Andersen / Getty Images)” src=”https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/y4_GIfsJiz6xcDsrrs6WiQ–/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjt3PTk2MDtoPTU0MA–/https://s.yimg.com/os/creatr-uploaded-images/2021-10/11dc5230-225c-11ec-a3ff-f9c5e0ca4ee7″/> Line stacking is a simple and productive strategy for fantasy hockey. (Photo by Claus Andersen / Getty Images) If you’re not already, you need to start stacking lines in fantasy hockey. The logic behind why you should do this is very simple. Players who play […]

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Fantasy Hockey: Power Play Opportunities To Watch Out For

ESPN.com’s standard fantasy leagues award a 0.5 fantasy point bonus when a player scores a goal or assists in special teams. While shorthanded points are a nice little bonus when they do occur, they are more or less inconsequential. Power games are where you need to focus for the fantasy. The last three seasons leader […]

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The 3 Best Oilers Fantasy Hockey Sleeper Options

We’ve already covered the top five fantastic options for the Edmonton Oilers. Fortunately, these are a very offensive-minded team that will also bring a lot of value to fantasy owners later in the draft. This group includes a newly acquired hard-working forward, an escape candidate ready to take off, and a veteran goalkeeper who continues […]

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September 27: NHL Pre-Season Roundup

Jonathan drouin notched two assists for the Montreal Canadiens in a 5-2 preseason win over the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Montreal Bell Center on Monday upon his return after taking anxiety leave last season . Christian Dvorak had one goal and three assists in his debut with the Canadiens after being acquired in a […]

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Key dates for the 2021-22 NHL season

The 2021-22 regular season kicks off on October 12, with the Toronto Maple Leafs playing their first game against the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday, October 13. The 2022 Winter Olympics will be held February 4-20, with the NHL taking a break from February 3-22 so players can compete for their country after reaching a deal […]

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September 25: NHL pre-season roundup

Jean Tavares scored in his first game since his injury last season, and the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 in the NHL’s opener at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto on Saturday. “For me, it’s been a long time since I last played, considering how it ended,” Tavares said. “It was good to go […]

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Power takeovers for Gusev, Neal, Frolik; Goalkeeper Rankings Markstrom, Knight, Smith (September 18) – DobberHockey

With the upcoming opening of training camps, it’s officially the professional testing season. Hey, we have to get excited about something hockey related. The Blues announced on Friday that they had signed up wingers James Neal and Michael Frolik at the PTO. Unsurprisingly, Neal saw his contract bought out by the Oilers earlier this offseason. […]

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Crosby unsure of precise schedule to return to Penguins

CHICAGO – Sidney crosby said he hopes to recover in about six weeks after undergoing surgery on September 8 to fix a problem with his left wrist that he has had for seven years. “It’s not something that is really standard hockey procedure, so it’s not like I know 10 or 15 guys that have […]

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Disney and Turner Sports announce 2021-22 NHL schedule

The 2021-2022 NHL National TV Schedule for The Walt Disney Co. and Turner Sports was announced Thursday. The Walt Disney Co. will broadcast 103 games on ESPN, ESPN +, Hulu and ABC, with 75 games exclusively on ESPN + and Hulu, 28 exclusively on ESPN and ABC and 1,000 non-market games available on ESPN +. […]

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Highest-paid NHL player won $ 45 million in 6 seasons

KEY POINTS Auston Matthews signed $ 58 million contract extension with the Toronto Maple Leafs in 2019 Ice hockey center earns an average annual salary of $ 11.6 million with the Maple Leafs Matthews was named highest-paid NHL player in 2021 after making $ 45 million in six seasons Auston Matthews is a professional ice […]

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Matthews says Maple Leafs will ‘make it’ and win Cup: report

Auston matthews said he believes the Toronto Maple Leafs will improve and progress this season after losing in seven games to rivals the Montreal Canadiens in the Stanley Cup first round last season. “It’s obviously very frustrating,” the Maple Leafs center told ESPN on Thursday. “This [stinks] at present. People have opinions and they can […]

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The Price family believed the goalie was linked to Kraken in the NHL expansion draft

Carey AwardHis wife said she strongly believes the goalie will be selected by the Seattle Kraken in the 2021 NHL expansion draft. “It definitely got to a point where I thought we were going to Seattle for sure, so I let myself mentally prepare and even talk about it. Just in case that happened,” Angela […]

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Kivlenieks dies at 24, was Blue Jackets goalkeeper

The Blue Jackets have said Kivlenieks’ death was the result of an accident. “We are shocked and saddened by the loss of Matiss Kivlenieks, and we offer our deepest condolences to his mother, Astrida, family and friends during this devastating time,” said Blue Jackets president of hockey operations John Davidson. . “‘Kivi’ was an exceptional […]

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Lightning on the verge of rare Stanley Cup Final sweep after Game 3 win

MONTREAL – The Tampa Bay Lightning isn’t just about to win the Stanley Cup. They are about to leave an even bigger legacy. With a 6-3 win over the Montreal Canadiens in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final at the Bell Center on Friday, they are one win away from sweeping the top seven […]

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Ducharme will return to coach the Canadiens in Game 3 of the Cup final

TAMPA – The Montreal Canadiens expect coach Dominique Ducharme to return for Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final on Friday, a huge boost on their return home after losing the first two games of the Top 7 series against the Tampa Bay Lightning. Ducharme tested positive for COVID-19 on June 18 and had to […]

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Rielly, Hyman, Hamilton and more

In this edition of Toronto Maple Leafs News & Rumors, I’ll be working again with longtime Maple Leafs fan Stan Smith to review and comment on some of the team’s news and rumors. Two rumors seem to persist in different places: the first is that Zach Hyman will be leaving the team and the second […]

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The value of Spezza and the availability of Hamilton

In this Father’s Day edition of Toronto Maple Leafs News & Rumors, I want to share a rumor that Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Dougie Hamilton may be interested in coming to the Maple Leafs. Additionally, I will comment on the value Jason Spezza brings to the team and the organization as a whole. Related: Maple Leafs […]

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Kadri d’Avalanche appeals 8-game suspension denied by referee

Nazem kadri The appeal of his eight-game suspension by the NHL’s Player Safety Department was dismissed in a binding decision issued by an independent referee on Monday. The Colorado Avalanche forward will serve the remainder of his suspension in Games 5 and 6 of the Stanley Cup second round against the Vegas Golden Knights. Kadri […]

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Lafleur impressed with Canadiens playoff success

The Canadians moved past the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the first time since 2014 with a 3-2 overtime win over the Winnipeg Jets to complete a four-game sweep on Monday. In the first round, Montreal recovered from 3-1 in the series to eliminate rival Toronto Maple Leafs. “The way they played […]

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And yet no one understands the Maple Leafs’ salary cap strategy

The Toronto Maple Leafs lost to the Montreal Canadiens and suddenly their salary cap strategy went nuts again. As the Toronto Maple Leafs sailed through the Canadian division, it was a perfect plan that people were finally starting to embrace. But then Tavares got injured, Auston Matthews had the coldest streak of his career, and […]

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Canada approves border exemption from Stanley Cup semi-finals

The NHL will be able to play in Canada, if necessary, for the final two rounds of the Stanley Cup playoffs after a decision by the Canadian government on Sunday to issue an exemption for cross-border travel. The decision allows teams to cross the Canada-U.S. Border for games under modified quarantine, starting with the Stanley […]

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Gordo: Busy NHL Summer Market Provides Opportunity For Blues | Jeff Gordon

In the real world, we assume Tarasenko has limited appeal to other GMs. Only a moron would pay a premium for him while taking his risk of injury and his hat trick. But Armstrong asked the Philadelphia Flyers to take The Ghost of Jori Lehtera from Brayden Schenn’s business, so you never know. More realistically, […]

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NHL Notes: Seth Jones Trade Destinations, A Possible Nashville Predators Reshuffle, And More

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Welcome to DFO NHL Notes. Today we have speculation about where Seth jones could end, talk about how the Nashville Predators can shake things up this offseason and a vote of confidence on the core Toronto Maple Leafs. Where will Seth Jones end up? Earlier this week in his 31 Thoughts […]

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3 replacements for tankers if Nugent-Hopkins walks in free agency

If the Edmonton Oilers choose to let Ryan Nugent-Hopkins go in free agency, the decision will not sit well with much of the team’s fan base. That said, if one learns that he wants more than he’s potentially worth, what the Oilers do with the $ 6 million space cap could quite quickly topple those […]

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Best trades and landing points for Blue Jackets defenseman Seth Jones | Launderer report

0 out of 5 Jamie Sabau / Getty Images This is not the “welcome to Columbus” gift that John Davidson hoped for. Returning to mid-Ohio for his second stint at the Blue Jackets front office, Davidson was contacted by Seth Jones and his representatives with the message that the defenseman is not interested in re-signing […]

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Fantasy Hockey Cheat Sheet: Top DraftKings NHL DFS Picks, Lineup Strategy for May 29

Saturday will feature a main two-game NHL slate starting at 7:30 p.m. ET on DraftKings. In this article, you’ll find DFS tips for DraftKings alignments, as well as some DraftKings Sportsbook bets to target. Toronto Maple Leafs puck line (-1.5) +140 The Leafs let us down there for Game 6, but with the odds of […]

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Scribe identifies 2021 Chicago Blackhawks NHL free agency targets

Each team will seek to make the appropriate additions this offseason. Some will do so in an attempt to overcome the bump in terms of a Stanley Cup fight. Others will do so in an attempt to exit a lottery position. In the case of the Chicago Blackhawks, it’s a bit the latter (they placed […]

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Stanley Cup playoff buzz: Islanders can advance to second round

Welcome to the Stanley Cup Playoff Buzz, a daily preview of the 2021 NHL Playoffs. There are three playoff games scheduled for Wednesday and there were two on Tuesday. In cask There are three games on the Stanley Cup playoff schedule on Wednesday: Pittsburgh Penguins at New York Islanders (6:30 p.m. ET; NBCSN, CBC, SN, […]

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Tristan Jarry’s blunder costs penguins; The jets sweep the tankers

New York Islanders forward Josh Bailey received a gift early in second overtime Monday night when Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Tristan Jarry’s ice pass went straight to him. “At first I was just trying to fix it and wanted to get a good shot, then I ran out of time and gave up,” he told reporters. […]

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NHL Daily Fantasy Helper: Monday 05/24/21

NHL DFS is similar to MLB when it comes to how you create lineups, display stacking, and value players. Two main points to always focus on in NHL DFS are the lines the players are on and making sure that the goalies you line up are confirmed as starters. Two of the best resources for […]

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Fantasy Hockey: Top DraftKings NHL DFS Picks, Lineup Strategy Checklist for May 24

Monday features a master list of five NHL games starting at 7 p.m. ET on DraftKings. In this article, you’ll find DFS tips for DraftKings alignments, as well as some DraftKings Sportsbook bets to target. Florida Panthers +100 Silver Line The Panthers come into this game with a 3-1 drop and are little home underdogs […]

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Collector searches for cards featuring Indigenous hockey players to pass on to kids

The earliest card, sent to him by a collector in the Enoch Cree Nation, is a 1970-1971 O-Pee-Chee card from former Toronto Maple Leafs captain George Armstrong. Naim Cardinal discovers once again how generous his fellow hockey card collectors can be. Cardinal, a member of the Tallcree First Nation in Alberta, has made a name […]

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Vancouver Canucks Have Good Off-Season Commercial Goals

After a revealing post-mortem press conference by Vancouver Canucks general manager Jim Benning where he promised an aggressive offseason, it’s never too early to speculate on what this could mean for the franchise. Ownership clearly gave him a vote of confidence, and now this head coach Travis Green has also been extended, changes will only […]

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Montreal Canadiens: Paul Byron – Regular waivers for playoff hero

I think we’ve all seen this goal a hundred times. We will probably see it a few thousand more times in the future. The incredible shorthanded game winner in Game 1 against the Maple Leafs is sure to be an incredible highlight for Paul Byron. Of course, for all Montreal Canadiens fans, this was the […]

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McDavid scoreless again in Oilers’ loss to Jets in Game 2

EDMONTON – Connor mcdavid has no points, and the Edmonton Oilers have a two-game losing goal against the Winnipeg Jets in the first round of the Stanley Cup. The center, who led the NHL with 105 points in 56 regular season games, had five shots on goal in 26:45 1-0 loss in overtime in Game […]

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Kyle Dubas did his part to become Leafs contenders

When the Toronto Maple Leafs regressed last season, failing to advance past the prelims on their own patch of ice in the NHL Eastern Conference bubble, the team looked good. with no answers to the series of questions that would dictate if she ever would. achieve the significant success that eluded the team, as well […]

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Baylor allowing full capacity at outdoor events

The latest on the effects of the coronavirus epidemic on sports around the world: Baylor now allows 100% capacity for all outdoor sporting events on the Waco, Texas campus in time for the final home baseball games of the season when the Bears host their rival Big 12 Oklahoma for a series of three games […]

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Kelowna collector to hand out hockey cards to young Indigenous players – Penticton Western News

By Sam Laskaris, Local Journalism Initiative reporter, Windspeaker.com WINDSPEAKER.COM Naim Cardinal discovers once again how generous his fellow hockey card collectors can be. Cardinal, a member of the Tallcree First Nation in Alberta, has made a name for himself in the sports card collection industry in recent years. This is because he is considered to […]

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Kelowna collector seeks Aboriginal hockey player cards to distribute to youth | INFOnews

Naim Cardinal of Kelowna with some of the Native hockey player cards for his Base Cards For Kids project. Image Credit: SUBMITTED May 18, 2021 – 7:30 a.m. Naim Cardinal discovers once again how generous his fellow hockey card collectors can be. Cardinal, a member of the Tallcree First Nation in Alberta, has made a […]

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Auston Matthews opens in TSN Hockey’s fantastic playoff draft

The NHL playoffs are upon us, which also means the NHL playoff groups are too. As the North Division playoffs begin on Wednesday, TSN Hockey’s Jeff O’Neill, Martin Biron, Dave Poulin and Carlo Colaiacovo reveal their picks as they face off in a fantastic game. With the first overall pick, O’Neill selected Toronto Maple Leafs […]

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Hockey color: Bawa inspired as the first Indian-born player in the NHL

Arjun Bawa has said he won’t let slurs or racist comments about his Indian heritage deter him from his dream of playing in the NHL. “On the ice you might get a racist comment or two, but I’m just minding my own business,” said the 16-year-old forward, who plays at Delta Hockey Academy in Delta, […]

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Ranking the best fantasy hockey players for the Stanley Cup playoffs

By Gil Martin The Stanley Cup playoffs are almost here. By far, hockey’s annual two-month race to a championship is the most exciting playoff tournament in sports. There are more upheavals and unexpected twists and turns in hockey than in any other sport, mainly because of parity and the rise of players and goaltenders. This […]

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Is Weber still a question mark for the Canadiens, Caufield and Kotkaniemi?

It looks like the Montreal Canadiens will have their returning captain for the start of the playoffs, but that’s no guarantee and so it’s impossible to say how effective he will be when he gets there. Needless to say, the Canadiens will need Shea Weber, as well as the return Carey Price and Brendan Gallagher […]

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Rangers Roundup: Filip Chytil’s commercial bait, Zach Hyman’s best free agent target, and more

28 Dec 2019; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; New York Rangers forward Filip Chytil (72) fights to keep Toronto Maple Leafs forward Zach Hyman (11) from playing the puck in the second period at Scotiabank Arena. Mandatory Credit: Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports The New York Rangers offseason will be the busiest in ages. From hiring a coach, […]

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Maple Leafs short shots: lack of good goaltenders and Riley Nash status

This is the fourth edition of the NHLTradeTalk Maple Leafs Shorts, where I’ll try to give Toronto Maple Leafs fans a collection of little “shots” of team news and commentary. As a writer who covers the Maple Leafs every day, these little “shots” are collected in the form of notes. Here, I share them with […]

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Stanley Cup playoffs: ranking goalie power

Goalies playing at the peak of their abilities have helped carry teams to greatness; Jonathan Quick of the 2012 Los Angeles Kings champion, 2011 Boston Bruins Tim Thomas; and Cam Ward, who helped the Carolina Hurricanes win the Stanley Cup in 2006. They are also the last three goalies to win the Conn Smythe Trophy […]

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Canucks take risks with Green despite turbulent year

VANCOUVER – The elephant in the room has turned into a circus. Vancouver Canucks coach Travis Green, stuck on an expiring contract without an extension for next season, broke his silence Tuesday on his employment status, but only to explain that he is a better coach now than when he joined the National Hockey League […]

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Andersen to start for Maple Leafs against Senators after knee injury

TORONTO – Frederik Andersen is scheduled to start for the Toronto Maple Leafs when they play for the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday (8 p.m. ET; SN, TVAS2, NHL.TV). The goalkeeper, who missed 23 games with a knee injury, trained for a second straight day on Tuesday. He hasn’t played since March 19. “It was another […]

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McDavid focused on what’s ‘really relevant’ after scoring 100 points

“It’s not about points,” McDavid said after collecting one goal and three assists in a 4-3 win over the Vancouver Canucks. “It’s about keeping your game where it needs to be, your level of intensity where it needs to be. You want to be specific. I think that’s the main focus of our whole group. […]

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McDavid scores 100th point of season for Oilers in Game 53

Connor mcdavid scored his 100th point of the season for the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday in his 53rd game. McDavid scored four points (one goal, three assists) in a 4-3 win over the Vancouver Canucks to become the first player in 25 years, and the ninth in NHL history, to score at least 100 points […]

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Robertson of Stars is a role model for Asian Americans

Jason robertson received a reminder from his father last week about the influence he has as an Asian American who has impacted the NHL. Hugh Robertson spoke to his 21-year-old son, a rookie Dallas Stars forward, about a father and his two young daughters of Japanese descent who were at the American Airlines Center for […]

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Matthews scores 40th goal of the season for Maple Leafs in 49th game

Auston matthews scored his 40th goal of the season for the Toronto Maple Leafs on Thursday in his 49th game. The center scored with 4:19 remaining in the third period of a 5-2 win over the Montreal Canadiens. “The players you play with mean a lot,” said Matthews. “Experience is important and you gain confidence. […]

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Watch out for: Canadiens ready to take on the Maple Leafs

Prelude to the playoffs Montreal Canadiens vs Toronto Maple LeafsMonday in Montreal, 7 p.m. ET; TSN2, RDS, SNO, NHL.TVThursday in Toronto, 7 p.m. ET; TSN4, TSN2, RDS, NHL.TVSaturday in Toronto, 7 p.m. ET; NHLN, CBC, SNE, SNO, SNP, TVAS, NHL.TV Looks like the Canadiens are going to have to face the Maple Leafs one way […]

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Fantasy Hockey Cheat Sheet: Top DraftKings NHL DFS Picks, Lineup Strategy for May 1

Saturday will feature a 13-game NHL Main Slate starting at 7 p.m. ET on DraftKings. In this article, you will find DFS tips for DraftKings queues, plus a few DraftKings Sportsbook bets to target. Refer a friend and get $ 20 DK Dollars! Head to the DraftKings Playbook Promotion Page for more details! Ottawa Senators […]

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McDavid’s 100-point run for Oilers amplified in shortened season

Connor mcdavid said scoring 100 points in the shortened 2020-2021 NHL season remains a possibility with seven games to go, but that’s not something to worry about. Edmonton Oilers center has 87 points (29 goals, 58 assists) in 49 games and has a 16-point lead over his teammate Leon Draisaitl in the Art Ross Trophy […]

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Tuesday sports in brief | Miami herald

MLB NEW YORK (AP) – Major League Baseball is reportedly considering expansion fees in the order of $ 2.2 billion for new franchises, although there are currently no plans to add teams. Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred spoke on Tuesday during SporticoLive’s online discussion about his estimates of baseball franchise valuations. The company estimated the average […]

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Trophy Tracker’s weekly division heads include Fleury and Norris

MASSMUTUAL EAST DIVISION Hart Trophy Chief: Sidney crosby, Pittsburgh Penguins, 25 (unanimously # 1) Finalists: Brad Marchand, Boston Bruins, 15; Artemi Panarin, New York Rangers, 3 Other reception points: Nicklas Backstrom, Washington Capitals, 1; Alex ovechkin, Capitals, 1 Co-leaders last week: Crosby, 19 (three votes for first place); Marchand, 19 (two votes for first place) […]

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Toronto Maple Leafs pool money to help struggling Marlies

Toronto Maple Leafs pool money to help struggling AHL Marlies Generosity is in the air. This follows news that the core Leafs are pooling money to help Marlies AHL teammates. Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman reported on Saturday night that a group of well-paid Leafs NHL players had pooled money to make a contribution to their American […]

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Fantasy Hockey Waiver Watch – Championship Round Pickups

Each week, we’ll be leveraging the Under-Enrolled Asset Waiver thread to help your team, whether you prefer the Dynasty or the reformulation format, and we’ll add some tips for DFS players as well. Finally, we’ll take a look at some favorite old fantasy assets that may be overvalued – short or long term – for […]

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Jason Spezza and the Toronto Maple Leafs are hockey heroes

The Toronto Maple Leafs players made a secret philanthropic gesture that leaked over the weekend. They are truly hockey heroes. COVID-19 has claimed too many lives. It’s not just stolen lives and people’s health, but it has devastated industries and forced too many people out of work. The hockey world was rocked as well, and […]

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The sexiest sniper in the NHL? Former Leaf Connor Brown is full of surprises in Ottawa

Connor Brown’s hockey career has come to an end. Or got stoned. Whatever image you prefer. The point is, he’s back to where he started. The players around him, his teammates, are the same in many ways. Back then it was Auston Matthews and now it’s Tim Stutzle, both arriving for their first NHL games […]

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Stanley Cup playoff buzz: Panthers one point behind first at center

Welcome to the Stanley Cup Playoff Buzz, a daily preview of the races for the 2021 NHL Playoffs. There are 24 days left in the regular season, and races in each of the four divisions – the seven Scotia North teams and the eight MassMutual East, Discover Central and Honda West teams – are close. […]

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Spezza led the Leafs’ plan to pool money for Marlies players

Jason Spezza is helping to get Toronto Marlies players paid. Spezza led an initiative where a group of Toronto Maple Leafs players pooled money to make a contribution to their American League counterparts. “I have to give Spezz a lot of credit for this one,” said captain John Tavares, when asked about the contribution, according […]

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Fantasy Hockey Cheat Sheet: Top DraftKings NHL DFS Picks, Lineup Strategy for April 24

Saturday will feature a nine-game NHL Main Slate starting at 7 p.m. ET on DraftKings. In this article, you will find DFS tips for DraftKings queues, plus a few DraftKings Sportsbook bets to target. Refer a friend and get $ 20 DK Dollars! Head to the DraftKings Playbook Promotion Page for more details! Arizona Coyotes […]

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Sam Bennett, Anthony Duclair deserves to be added

Without a doubt, the most improved team in the NHL this season has been the Florida Panthers. After being largely disappointing last year and being knocked out of the qualifying round by the New York Islanders, the team replaced general manager Dale Tallon with Bill Zito. Zito makes a number of movements This offseason has […]

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Here’s how the strict NHL salary cap will affect the Kraken in their first season

Inside the NHL People have asked about the differences I foresee between Kraken and NHL coverage compared to the 16 seasons I have spent following the Major League Baseball Mariners and the Toronto Blue Jays. Well, I can tell you before even covering a single Kraken game that the strict NHL salary cap is likely […]

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NHL calm down as trade deadline passes • The Tulane Hullabaloo

Another NHL Trade Deadline has come and gone, this one being the quietest hockey fans have seen since the 2000 deadline. Only 17 exchanges were made, moving 26 players in total. The number of players traded has decreased compared to last year by more than 50%, and the individual transaction amount decreased by 47%. This […]

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New Maple Leafs goalie David Rittich set to stick around for the long haul

It may be too early to speculate on next season when the Toronto Maple Leafs still face the possibility of a long Stanley Cup run in the 2020-2021 season. However, as I look forward to the roster changes the team will face after this season, my logic tells me that new Maple Leafs goaltender David […]