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NHL reduces Austin Watson’s 27-game suspension

Thursday, October 11, 2018

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Austin Watson’s 27-game suspension for domestic violence has been reduced to 18 games by an arbitrator, the NHL and NHLPA said in a joint statement Thursday evening. The Nashville Predators’ forward was suspended 27 games by the NHL in September for “unacceptable off-ice conduct”.

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Brayden Point dances through Bruins for stunning goal

Friday, May 4, 2018

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Brayden Point has been a revelation this NHL season. And the party hasn’t stopped in the playoffs. The 22-year-old Lightning forward scored one of the better goals of the Stanley Cup Playoffs in Game 4 against the Boston Bruins at TD Garden on Friday evening. After pursuing the Bruins on the back-check in the neutral…

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Tuukka Rask loses skate blade and temper on controversial play

Saturday, April 28, 2018

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Boston Bruins’ goaltender Tuukka Rask has a history of losing his temper. In Game 1 against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday afternoon, it was likely justified. Rask lost his skate blade during a sequence in the second period at Amalie Arena. He was unable to move in the crease and got scored on by…

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NHL Announces Hart Trophy Finalists

Friday, April 27, 2018

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New Jersey Devils forward Taylor Hall, Colorado Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon and Los Angeles Kings center Anze Kopitar are the 2018 finalists for the Hart Trophy. You want it and here they are. Your Hart Memorial Trophy finalists are @hallsy09, @AnzeKopitar and @Mackinnon9. The winner? Find out in @Vegas! #AwardWorthy #NHLAwards pic.twitter.com/9L4cfmk9bX — NHL (@NHL) April 27,…

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Evander Kane handed one-game suspension for cross-check

Friday, April 27, 2018

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The San Jose Sharks will be without forward Evander Kane for Game 2 against the Vegas Golden Knights. San Jose’s Evander Kane suspended one game for cross-checking Vegas’ Pierre-Edouard Bellemare. https://t.co/R5Nts4CTHF — NHL Player Safety (@NHLPlayerSafety) April 27, 2018 Kane received a five-minute major and a game misconduct after cross-checking Pierre-Edouard Bellemare in the face…

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Kasperi Kapanen shrugs off Brad Marchand, scores incredible shorthanded goal

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

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There were seven goals scored through the first two periods of Game 7 between the Boston Bruins and Toronto Maple Leafs. None were better than the go-ahead goal by Leafs’ forward Kasperi Kapanen. With the Bruins and Maple Leafs deadlocked at 3-3 in the second period, Kapanen broke the tie with a ridiculous individual effort…

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Wayne Simmonds played the entire 2017-18 season injured

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

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There was some speculation Flyers’ forward Wayne Simmonds was playing injured this past season. Nobody knew it was this bad. The Wayne Train did reach the 20-goal mark for the fifth consecutive season, but he never really looked like himself, finishing with his lowest point total (46) since 2012-13. Simmonds revealed today he had been…

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NHL announces Round 2 start dates

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

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Let the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs commence. The NHL has released the dates and starting times for the series-opening games of the second round. The Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals will kick off their second-round matchup on Thursday, April 26 in Washington. The game will start at 7:00 PM EST. Game 1…

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Patrick Maroon interested in re-signing with Devils

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

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The New Jersey Devils enjoyed a shockingly successful season this year, reaching the playoffs for the first time since 2012 after a 27-point jump in the standings from last year. Their playoff run was ended quickly by the Tampa Bay Lightning, but there’s still an exciting future in New Jersey for the first time in…

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Alex Ovechkin and Capitals eliminate Blue Jackets in Game 6

Monday, April 23, 2018

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There won’t be a Game 7 in Columbus. The Blue Jackets were eliminated from the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs following a 6-3 loss to the Washington Capitals in Game 6 on Monday. Capitals’ captain Alex Ovechkin had another dominating performance, scoring a pair of goals to lead the way for Washington. Ovechkin concluded the series…

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