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Flyers Injury Update: Kimmo Timonen unsure if he will play this season

Philadelphia Flyers are starting off the season with some notable injuries. Chris Pronger (out since 2011) and Ryan White (recovering from surgery) are two names on the list of players thus far. Another player added to the list is Kimmo Timonen. Timonen is uncertain about his future and his career.#487436677 / gettyimages.comKimmo Timonen is suffering from blood clots in his...
Via Sports Injury Alert
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Eugene Melnyk Speaks on Toronto Airwaves: Lockout, Money, Expectations

Whenever Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk makes an appearance on the Fan 590‘s ‘Prime Time Sports’, it’s always a relatively interesting affair – mostly because the hosts do an exceptional job poking, prodding or manipulating the owner to go off on tangents, say over the top things or riff on whatever’s been bothering him lately. So with that in mind, it was incredibly...
Via The 6th Sens
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Wings, DeKeyser agree to 2-year deal worth over $2M per season

  The Detroit Red Wings agreed to terms with defenseman Danny DeKeyser on Tuesday on a two-year deal, with an average cap hit just under $2.2 million. The 24-year-old DeKeyser is coming off a fine rookie season in which he had four goals and 19 assists in 65 games. He averaged 21:38 of ice time, second to only Niklas Kronwall on the team. DeKeyser made his NHL debut in 2012-13,...
Via AP on Fox
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Red Wings agree to 2-year deal with DeKeyser

DETROIT (AP) The Detroit Red Wings agreed to terms with defenseman Danny DeKeyser on Tuesday on a two-year deal, with an average cap hit just under $2.2 million. The 24-year-old DeKeyser is coming off a fine rookie season in which he had four goals and 19 assists in 65 games. He averaged 21:38 of ice time, second to only Niklas Kronwall on the team. DeKeyser made his NHL debut in...
Via AP on Fox
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Canadiens Injury Update: Carey Price should be ready for preseason games

The Montreal Canadiens had a good playoff run last season. They swept the Tampa Bay Lightning, beat the Boston Bruins and advanced to the Eastern Conference Finals against the New York Rangers. All seemed to be going well until Chris Kreider collided into goaltender Carey Price, leaving the Habs goaltender injured.#492289559 / gettyimages.comAt first it was not obvious how...
Via Sports Injury Alert
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The Anaheim Ducks came up with an awesome way to hand out season tickets

We’ve seen teams surprise season ticket holders at their home, but how can you spice things up when the season ticket holder is coming down to the arena to pick up their tickets? The Anaheim Ducks had their players man the front desk, the elevator and the phones as they surprised unsuspecting fans.
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The Anaheim Ducks came up with an awesome way to hand out season tickets

We’ve seen teams surprise season ticket holders at their home, but how can you spice things up when the season ticket holder is coming down to the arena to pick up their tickets? The Anaheim Ducks had their players man the front desk, the elevator and the phones as they surprised unsuspecting fans.
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Blues invite Paul Bissonette to camp

Here’s a puzzling one. The St. Louis Blues have invited Paul Bissonette to training camp on a tryout. The tough forward was reportedly weighing his options between teams and as many as “five to six” teams were supposedly interested in him back in August. That brings us to the question – Why did the Blues, a team that’s loaded with forward depth, invite Biz to camp? Biz...
Via Frozen Notes
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Josh Harding to Miss the Start of Camp

#462660233 / gettyimages.com After missing a large portion of last season, Josh Harding has had some more devastating news come out today.  He will miss the beginning of the Wild’s team training camp.  Harding had an unexpected ankle injury that, according to the Star Tribune, occurred “off the ice.”  He has been seen walking around with crutches.  He also has failed to...
Via TopSportsReport
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Danny DeKeyser finds free-agent solution, signs 2-year deal with Detroit

Detroit Red Wings GM Ken Holland and Danny DeKeyser’s agent had been talking on a daily basis, but hadn’t closed a deal yet for the restricted free agent. “Either we'll find a solution before camp or we won't,” he told the Free Press. They found a solution: Two years and $4.374 million for a defenseman who went from undrafted free agent in 2013 to the Red Wings’...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Avs add Brett Clark in player development role

The Colorado Avalanche continue to bring former players back into the organization in coaching and management roles. The most recent such player is former defenseman Brett Clark, who was hired in the offseason as a consultant to the player development department, as first reported by Adrian Dater of the Denver Post. In his 14 NHL seasons, Clark was always considered a hard worker...
Via Mile High Sports
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David Pastrnak Nets First Goal As Bruins Win Final Game Of Rookie Tournament

After dropping their first two games, the Boston Bruins came away with a win in their final game of the 2014 rookie camp, defeating the Nashville Predators 4-2 in Antioch, Tenn. Seth Griffith snuck one past Marek Mazanec to open the scoring in the first period before first-round pick David Pastrnak potted his first goal as a Bruin, going top shelf with a wrister.  Alex Fallstrom...
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Evening Line - Taylor Hall

“It’s gotten to the point now, not just for myself but for every player on our team, if we’re going to get the recognition … our team has to be a better team than it’s been in the pas. When we see players vault to levels that they weren’t at before, it’s usually because of their playoff performance. Or the way they were able to get their team into the playoffs. ...
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St. James updates Daniel Alfredsson’s situation with Red Wings and back, Mantha’s issue

From the Free Press's Helene St. James' article about Danny DeKeyser re-signing: Holland said Daniel Alfredsson is seeing back specialists and will definitely not be at training camp. Alfredsson, 41, badly wants to play another season, but the team will give him the time he needs to assess if that's feasible in light of latest setback. Holland said top prospect...
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Detroit Red Wings sign defenseman Danny DeKeyser to two-year contract | MLive.com

Detroit Redwings sign Danny Dekeyser DETROIT – The Detroit Red Wings have locked up a player they hope will be a cornerstone of their defense for many years, signing Danny DeKeyser today to a two-year contract worth $2.187 million per season. Sitting at a cap of 63.7 million, the wings were only 5.2 million under the cap. The wings signed the native Michigander to a 2 year 4...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
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Stop getting so excited over NHL rookie camps

We're all jonesin' for hockey, but how about we all take a deep breath when it comes to rookie camp? It's very easy to get wrapped up in the reports from places like London, Penticton, Traverse City, and Nashville when we're all eager to get to the start of the season. It's hard to not think big when you're a Winnipeg Jets fan and see glowing stuff about...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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DeKeyser signs two-year deal to stay with Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings won't be without defenseman Danny DeKeyser at training camp. The Wings announced Tuesday that they re-signed DeKeyser, a restricted free agent, to a two-year contract with a reported average cap hit of $2.187 million. DeKeyser, 24, earned four goals and 19 assists in 65 games with the Wings last season. His 23 points were second-most among defensemen on...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
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Red Wings Tweet: DeKeyser signs 2-year contract

About damn time: BREAKING: The #RedWings and Danny DeKeyser have agreed to terms on a two-year deal. — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) September 16, 2014
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Minnesota Wild: What’s the deal with Darcy Kuemper?

It’s been wel documented that the biggest issue facing the Minnesota Wild coming out of this offseason is the goaltending situation. The last two weeks have seen that problem compound with the Wild’s inability to sign last season’s most used goalie in Darcy Kuemper. The dispute has lingered over the heads of the organization all summer and has become a minor distraction heading...
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Looking Back on One of Stan Bowman’s Biggest GM Decisions

After the 2009-2010 season, Blackhawks fans everywhere were nearly heartbroken by the amount of moves the front office had to make in order to get under the salary cap for the following year. One of those moves was letting go of the now, fan favorite goaltender, Antti Niemi. Niemi Says No Niemi played great in the 2010 Stanley Cup Playoffs going 16-6, with a 2.63 GAA and .910 SV...
Via Sports Mockery
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‘Mantha Mania’ note: No #39 for tonight’s 3rd place game vs. Carolina

I hate to feed the "Mantha Mania," but Anthony Mantha skipped the Red Wings prospects' morning skate, though he wasn't wearing any ice bags, nor did he look hobbled, and it appears that Mantha won't be playing in tonight's 3rd place game against the Carolina Hurricanes (6:30 PM at Centre Ice Arena's West Rink): Here are today's lines for...
Via Kukla's Korner
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Centre Ice Arena holding second Mark Howe book signing

In Metro Detroit, Michigan Hockey reports that the Red Wings' community tour is going quite well... .@DetroitRedWings captain Henrik Zetterberg putting out a fire during a @DetroitFire station visit today. pic.twitter.com/X48aoe3YLe — MiHockey (@MiHockeyNow) September 16, 2014 And up here in Traverse City, if are coming up for training camp, the Left Wing Lock...
Via Kukla's Korner
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video- Anaheim Ducks Fans Get A Surprise When They Pick Up Their Season Tickets

You never know who you will see when you pick up your tickets.  
Via Kukla's Korner
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ducks re-sign Devante Smith-Pelly to 2-year, $1.6 million deal

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Forward Devante Smith-Pelly has agreed to a two-year, $1.6 million deal to return to the Anaheim Ducks. The club announced the deal Tuesday. Smith-Pelly has scored 23 points in 75 games over the past three seasons with the Ducks, bouncing between the NHL and Anaheim's AHL affiliates. He had two goals and eight assists in 19 games last year for the Ducks. Smith...
Via AP on Fox
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ducks re-sign Devante Smith-Pelly to 2-year deal

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) Forward Devante Smith-Pelly has agreed to a two-year, $1.6 million deal to return to the Anaheim Ducks. The club announced the deal Tuesday. Smith-Pelly has scored 23 points in 75 games over the past three seasons with the Ducks, bouncing between the NHL and Anaheim's AHL affiliates. He had two goals and eight assists in 19 games last year for the Ducks...
Via AP on Fox
4 hours ago  |  Discuss
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