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Stamkos: 'Gut-wrenching feeling' after G7 loss

Hockey Latest News - 5 hours 4 min ago
After seeing a 3-2 series lead slip away to the Capitals, Lightning captain Steven Stamkos said it was a "disappointing, gut-wrenching feeling knowing how special this group was and not ending the way we wanted it to."
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Ovechkin on Cup Final: Waited long time for this

Hockey Latest News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 23:58
Alex Ovechkin admitted he was "emotional" after Washington's 4-0 Game 7 win over Tampa Bay on Wednesday night, when the Capitals captain reached the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in his 13-year career.
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Capitals D Orpik injured on brutal hit in Game 7

Hockey Latest News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 21:24
Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik was helped from the ice by trainers after a brutal hit from behind by Lightning forward Cedric Paquette in Game 7 on Wednesday.
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The Lightning's offseason game plan

Hockey Latest News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 19:33
Given the contracts coming up in the summer of 2019, there must be a sense of urgency for Tampa Bay this offseason.
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States urged to nix sports betting 'integrity fee'

Hockey Latest News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 13:36
A New Jersey lawmaker is urging states to reject "integrity fee" payments to professional sports leagues in any sports betting legislation enacted.
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Rangers hire BU's Quinn as next head coach

Hockey Latest News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 13:15
The Rangers have hired David Quinn of Boston University to be their new head coach, GM Jeff Gorton announced Wednesday. Quinn is the second college coach hired by an NHL team this month and third in four years.
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Sabres sign 2016 2nd-round pick Asplund

Hockey Latest News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 11:19
The Buffalo Sabres have signed forward Rasmus Asplund, a 2016 second-round pick, to a three-year entry level contract.
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Vegas' success wasn't rigged: Here's how the Knights were built

Hockey Latest News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 07:16
No one expected Vegas to make the Stanley Cup Final this season. Here's how each player taken in the expansion draft has helped (or not).
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Barnwell: Ultimate surprise sports runs -- where Vegas ranks

Hockey Latest News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 07:16
Does Vegas' Stanley Cup run make it the most unlikely finalist in modern American sports? Bill Barnwell looks at candidates across the big four.
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Reports: Sharks, Kane nearing 7-year deal

Hockey Latest News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 20:40
Hoping to keep star Evander Kane off the market, the San Jose Sharks are attempting to finalize a seven-year deal for the forward, according to multiple reports.
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Why no NHL players made the World Fame 100 list

Hockey Latest News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 12:40
Hockey players were frozen out of our accounting of the 100 most famous athletes on the planet -- although, no surprise, Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin came closest.
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Goaltender Niemi to re-sign with Canadiens

Hockey Latest News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 10:11
Goaltender Antti Niemi has agreed to re-sign with the Montreal Canadiens on a one-year, one-way contract worth $950,000, the team announced Tuesday.
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Lamoriello takes over Isles' hockey operations

Hockey Latest News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 09:10
Lou Lamoriello, the architect of three Stanley Cup championships during his 28 years as president and GM of the Devils, has taken over hockey operations for the Islanders.
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Assistant GM Hunter leaving Maple Leafs

Hockey Latest News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 09:08
Assistant general manager Mark Hunter is leaving the Maple Leafs after not getting the GM job.
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2018 World Fame 100: Who reaches the pinnacle across sports?

Hockey Latest News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 09:03
To find the 100 most famous athletes in the world, we started with 600 of the biggest names in sports. Then we ranked them based on a formula of three fame factors.
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2018 World Fame 100: Who reaches the pinnacle across sports?

Hockey Latest News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 09:03
To find the 100 most famous athletes in the world, we started with 600 of the biggest names in sports. Then we ranked them based on a formula of three fame factors.
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Capitals' Orpik: 'Desperation' drove us to win

Hockey Latest News - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 23:37
Fueled by physical play and "desperation," the Capitals kept their playoff hopes alive with a Game 6 win over the Lightning.
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Fenton leaves Predators to be Wild's new GM

Hockey Latest News - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 16:33
Paul Fenton, who had been part of the Nashville Predators' front office since 1998, was named the GM of the Minnesota Wild on Monday, replacing Chuck Fletcher. The Wild are owned by the Predators' founding owner, Craig Leipold.
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Report: Lamoriello to handle Isles' operations

Hockey Latest News - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 16:31
Lou Lamoriello, the architect of three Stanley Cup championships during his 28 years as president and GM of the Devils, will take over hockey operations for the Islanders, according to The Athletic.
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Lightning coach: Knights 'not a Cinderella story'

Hockey Latest News - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 13:13
As they prepared for Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals, the Capitals and Lightning talked about the Vegas Golden Knights' surprising run to their first Stanley Cup Final. "They're a wonderful story," Lightning coach Jon Cooper said.
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