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Blue Jackets improve playoff chances with blanking of Canucks

Sunday, March 24th, 2019
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Pierre-Luc Dubois broke out of a slump with a goal and an assist while goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky returned from injury to stop 21 shots as the Columbus Blue Jackets improved their NHL playoff chances with a 5-0 win over the Vancouver Canucks Sunday night.

Hurricanes extend wild-card lead with win over Habs

Sunday, March 24th, 2019
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Andrei Svechnikov scored with 1:45 left in overtime as the Carolina Hurricanes rallied to beat the Montreal Canadiens 2-1 Sunday night in a matchup with Eastern Conference playoff implications.

Leafs sign U.S. goalie Joseph Wall to 3-year entry-level deal

Sunday, March 24th, 2019
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The Toronto Maple Leafs signed goaltender Joseph Woll to a three-year entry-level contract on Sunday after he posted a .919 save percentage over 37 games this season with Boston College.

Inferno take down Canadiennes to win franchise’s 2nd Clarkson Cup

Sunday, March 24th, 2019
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Zoe Hickel had two goals as the Calgary Inferno defeated Les Canadiennes de Montreal 5-2 on Sunday at Coca-Cola Coliseum for their second Clarkson Cup title in franchise history.

Giordano leads Flames to win over Canucks

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019
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Calgary Flames captain Mark Giordano put up a goal and two assists on Saturday night, helping his team to a 3-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks.

Jets blank Predators to clinch playoff spot

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019
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Kyle Connor had a hat trick and one assist and Connor Hellebuyck made 33 saves as the Winnipeg Jets clinched a playoff spot with a 5-0 victory over the Nashville Predators on Saturday.

Habs gain ground in playoff race with win over Sabres

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019
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Brendan Gallagher scored twice and added an assist to lead the Canadiens to a 7-4 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night, extending Montreal's win streak to three games.

Rangers sink Leafs in overtime to snap 5-game skid

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019
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Ryan Strome scored in overtime as the New York Rangers snapped a five-game losing streak with a 2-1 victory over Toronto on Saturday.

Tkachuk scores twice, including OT winner as Senators top Oilers

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019
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Brady Tkachuk scored his second of the game 2:09 into overtime as the Ottawa Senators put a crimp in Edmonton's slim playoff hopes with a 4-3 victory over the Oilers on Saturday.

Time is now for 1 women’s hockey league — with assist from NHL

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019
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The time is right for NHL commissioner Gary Bettman to help create a single women's professional hockey league.