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Snow to hit for Blackhawks v. Penguins at Soldier Field – ABC7Chicago.com

ABC7Chicago.comYou’re playing against the defending Stanley Cup champions and a very good team in the Chicago Blackhawks. “It will be unique getting out there, I’m looking forward to some cold weather, maybe some wind coming off the lake.” Fans are encouraged to …Snow, Bitter Cold Forecast for Blackhawks Game SaturdayNBC Chicago (blog)Hard-Hitting Cold, Snow for […]

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Sabres brace for a shakeup as trade deadline nears – Boston Herald

Boston HeraldBuffalo Sabres’ Alexander Sulzer (52) celebrates with teammates Christian Ehrhoff (10), Matt D’Agostini (27) and Steve Ott (9) after D’Agostini scored the game-winning goal in the overtime session against the Boston Bruins during an NHL hockey game in …Top Line: Ryan Miller trade fallout; Corey Crawford’s mask stolen; more linksSI.comBlues become top contenders with […]

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Around the NHL: Sabres send Miller, Ott to Blues in major trade – Columbus Dispatch

Columbus DispatchThe Buffalo Sabres traded star goaltender Ryan Miller and captain Steve Ott to the St. Louis Blues last night for goalie Jaroslav Halak, forward Chris Stewart, prospect William Carrier, a 2015 first-round draft pick and a conditional 2016 third-round pick.NHL trade deadline: Miller vs. Halak at heart of Blues-Sabres swapSportingNews.comThe end of an eraLockport […]

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NHL trade deadline: Miller vs. Halak at heart of Blues-Sabres swap – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comRyan Miller should make the St. Louis Blues better. Now it’s time to see if it’s first-Stanley-Cup-in-franchise-history better. St. Louis, tied for second in the Western Conference with 84 points, acquired Miller and forward Steve Ott from the Buffalo Sabres on …NHL notes: Sabres trade Ryan Miller to BluesBoston GlobeBold move for Miller and Ott […]

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Night after big win, Sharks fall in Buffalo – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleBUFFALO, N.Y. – On Thursday, the Sharks looked like a refreshed bunch after the Olympic break, skating to a convincing victory in Philadelphia. A night later, it was a different story. On a day in which the Sabres were shorthanded after trading goalie Ryan …Sabres overcome emotions, Sharks after big tradeReutersSabres trade Ryan […]

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Analysis: Ryan Miller trade could set off chain reaction – NHL.com

NHL.comThe Buffalo Sabres made the 2014 NHL Trade Deadline a lot more interesting in one fell swoop Friday night. As expected, the Sabres moved one of the biggest assets on the market in goaltender and franchise icon Ryan Miller, setting off a potential feeding …Preview: Sharks at SabresReutersSabres down SharksSports NetworkNHL CapsulesWashington PostBuffalo News –New […]

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Blackhawks focused on win, not setting – NHL.com

NHL.comCHICAGO — The Chicago Blackhawks enjoyed themselves practicing under the lights of Soldier Field on Friday night, but they will be more businesslike Saturday. The defending Stanley Cup champions host the Pittsburgh Penguins in the final game of the …Forget outdoor pageantry, Blackhawks need 2 pointsChicago TribunePenguins warming to cold Soldier FieldTribune-ReviewChicago Blackhawks vs. Pittsburgh […]

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NY Rangers and Dan Girardi agree on six-year, $33 million contract extension – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsPHILADELPHIA — One down, one to go. Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi agreed to terms on Friday to a six-year, $33 million contract extension to remain with the only NHL team he’s ever known through the 2019-20 season, removing any doubt about his …Rangers Secure Girardi for Six More YearsWall Street JournalDan Girardi […]

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Rebuilding Buffalo Sabres trade goalie Ryan Miller, Steve Ott to St. Louis Blues – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsPHILADELPHIA – The St. Louis Blues and Buffalo Sabres swung open the doors to the 2014 NHL trade season with a blockbuster deal on Friday night. The rebuilding Sabres sent No. 1 goalie Ryan Miller and captain Steve Ott to the Stanley Cup hopeful …Blues-bound Miller ‘thankful to everybody in Buffalo’NHL.comRyan Miller […]

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Ramifications of Rinne’s return – ESPN

ESPNFor instance, the Nashville Predators appear to be, finally, getting their No. 1 goaltender back. After taking five months off to recover from a nasty E. coli infection stemming from last spring’s hip surgery, Pekka Rinne is AHL-bound for a rehab …Nashville Predators Analysis: Pekka Rinne and Nashville’s Cult of Puck LuckOn The Forecheck (blog)Notes […]

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Snow, Bitter Cold Forecast for Blackhawks Game Saturday – NBC Chicago (blog)

NBC Chicago (blog)… Bettman didn’t specify in his remarks what the contingency plan would be if weather were to become a factor. If you’re headed to Soldier Field on Saturday, make sure to stay tuned to NBC Chicago and NBCChicago.com for all the latest weather updates.Hard-Hitting Cold, Snow for Outdoor NHL Game in ChicagoAccuWeather.comLeague could […]

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Report: San Francisco Giants, NHL talk about outdoor Sharks game – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comWhen this brainstorming happens, one location seems to always inevitably enter the conversation: San Francisco’s AT&T Park. The tenants of that beautiful ballpark on the San Francisco Bay, MLB’s Giants, share the same dream. According to Giants Extra, …San Francisco Giants willing to share AT&T Park with Oakland A’sSan Jose Mercury NewsSF Giants president Larry […]

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NHL notebook: Blue Jackets star Gaborik activated – Tribune-Review

Tribune-ReviewThe Columbus Blue Jackets activated forward Marian Gaborik off injured reserve after he missed the past 22 games, along with the Sochi Olympics, because of a broken collarbone. • The Predators sent goaltender Pekka Rinne to their AHL affiliate in …Blue Jackets activate Marian Gaborik off IRUSA TODAYBLUE JACKETS: Gaborik Ready for Postseason PushABC6OnYourSide.comBlue Jackets […]

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Pekka Rinne to play in AHL games – ESPN

ESPNThe Nashville Predators are sending goaltender Pekka Rinne to their AHL affiliate in Milwaukee for games Friday and Sunday in the latest step in his recovery from an E. coli infection in his surgically repaired left hip. The Predators announced that …Nashville Predators sending Pekka Rinne to AHL to continue rehabThe TennesseanNashville Predators Goaltender Pekka […]

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An Olympic rivalry: USA vs. Canada women’s ice hockey – CBS News

CBS NewsFormer NHL player and coach Kevin Dineen replaced him, but the Americans won four straight times heading into the Olympics. Then, in a rare round-robin matchup between the sports’ two top powers, Canada won 3-2. Switzerland beat Sweden earlier …Sochi Winter Olympics 2014: Day 13 Winners and LosersBleacher ReportWinter Olympics 2014 medal standings: Team […]

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Nolan made Latvia believe in upset – ESPN

ESPNSOCHI, Russia — There won’t be any miracles in Buffalo this season, but Ted Nolan sure has pulled one off here in Sochi, coaching Latvia into its first Olympic quarterfinal after a 3-1 upset of Switzerland on Tuesday night. And it’s clear that Nolan’s impact on …Latvia sink Switzerland to reach quarter-finalsReutersLatvia stuns Switzerland, will […]

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Seattle remains darling of potential NHL expansion – Yahoo Sports (blog)

Yahoo Sports (blog)SOCHI, Russia – Last week, NHL commissioner Bill Daly once again tantalized hockey fans in Seattle, calling it “intriguing marketplace from the league’s perspective” if and when the League decides to expand. “So, we think the possibility is there. It’s …Could the 2014 Winter Olympics Give Birth to NHL in Seattle?Rant Sports all […]

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NHL’s Bettman Says 2018 Olympic Decision Could Come in 6 Months – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle(See OLY for Olympic coverage.) Feb. 18 (Bloomberg) — A decision on whether National Hockey League players will participate in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, could come within the next six months, NHL Commissioner Gary …Gary Bettman: NHL decision on 2018 possible in six monthsUSA TODAYSochi Olympics 2014: NHL would […]

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Gary Bettman: NHL decision on 2018 possible in six months – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSOCHI, Russia – Commissioner Gary Bettman reiterated the league’s position that the NHL’s decision about continuing its Olympic participation in 2018 in South Korea will be made some time over the next six months. “I don’t see why it couldn’t be done in that …IIHF: Dropping women’s hockey ‘will never happen’Washington PostNHL’s return to […]