Archive for the ‘Sports/Hockey/NHL’ Category

Maple Leafs listed as … say what??? … Stanley Cup favourites

Friday, October 20th, 2017
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Betting sites Bodog and Bet365 currently have the Toronto Maple Leafs listed as the Stanley Cup favourites for the current season. They know Toronto is cursed, right?

NHL admits Avalanche wuz robbed by video review

Friday, October 20th, 2017
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The NHL has acknowledged video review incorrectly nullified a late-game goal by the Colorado Avalanche during a 4-3 loss to the St. Louis Blues.

Gord Downie’s favourite player wasn’t one of his beloved Bruins

Friday, October 20th, 2017
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Considering the late Gord Downie was an unabashed Bruins fan, you might think his favourite hockey player would have been a Boston legend like Bobby Orr, Ray Bourque or Cam Neely. But instead of a household name, the Tragically Hip singer's obscure choice was Laverne Hennessy.

Canucks’ Erik Gudbranson suspended 1 game for hit from behind

Friday, October 20th, 2017
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Vancouver Canucks defenceman Erik Gudbranson has been suspended one game for his hit on Boston Bruins forward Frank Vatrano on Thursday.

Scott Darling slams door on Flames as Hurricanes hold on for win

Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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Jeff Skinner had a goal and an assist to lead the Carolina Hurricanes to a 2-1 victory over the Calgary Flames on Thursday night.

McDavid spins Oilers past Blackhawks to snap losing skid in OT

Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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Mark Letestu scored on a power play with 15.8 seconds left in overtime to give the Edmonton Oilers a 2-1 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night.

Devils come from 2 goals behind to drop Senators in OT

Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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John Moore scored at 1:20 of overtime and the New Jersey Devils produced three unanswered goals to beat the Ottawa Senators 5-4 in overtime Thursday night.

Penalties doom Canucks as Bruins unleash power play

Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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Patrice Bergeron had a goal and three assists in his season debut, moving up to seventh on Boston's career scoring list as the Bruins beat the Vancouver Canucks 6-3 on Thursday night.

Kings’ Jeff Carter out indefinitely after surgery to repair leg cut

Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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Los Angeles Kings centre Jeff Carter is out indefinitely after undergoing surgery to repair a cut on his left leg.

Habs kept quiet as Kings continue torrid start to season

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017
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Adrian Kempe had his first career hat trick to lead the Los Angeles Kings to a 5-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday. Michael Cammalleri scored the other two goals for the Kings, who have opened their season with their best six-game start (5-0-1) in franchise history.