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Canadiens’ playoff hopes will continue to live and die with Carey Price

CBC | NHL News Go to Source Canadiens goaltender Carey Price will once again carry the burden of the team on his shoulders. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press ) To prepare you for the opening of NHL training camps in mid-September, CBC Sports will do a deep dive on each of the seven Canadian-based clubs every […]

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Bill Guerin, 4-time Stanley Cup champion, named Wild GM

CBC | NHL News Go to Source Bill Guerin, who scored 429 goals over 18 NHL seasons, succeeds Paul Fenton as Wild general manager. The former Penguins assistant GM won two Stanley Cups as a player and two in the front office with Pittsburgh. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images/File) The Minnesota Wild have hired Bill Guerin, who […]

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Former ‘Miracle on Ice’ hockey player charged in attack

CBC | NHL News Go to Source Mark Pavelich, right, faces charges of second- and third-degree assault, possession of an illegal shotgun and receiving a gun with an altered or missing serial number. (Mike Groll/The Associated Press) Mark Pavelich, a forward on the 1980 “Miracle on Ice” U.S. Olympic hockey team who went on to […]

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Forward Colin White signs six-year deal with Ottawa Senators

CBC | NHL News Go to Source Ottawa Senators centre Colin White has signed a six-year extension. (Fred Chartrand/Canadian Press) The Ottawa Senators have signed forward Colin White to a six-year contract with an average annual value of $4.75 million US. A first-round pick (21st overall) by the Senators in the 2015 NHL draft, White […]

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Russ Conway, U.S. journalist who brought down NHLPA’s Alan Eagleson, dead at 70

CBC | NHL News Go to Source Alan Eagleson spent six months in prison after journalist Russ Conway documented evidence of corruption in the National Hockey League Players’ Association. (Frank Gunn/Canadian Press) Russ Conway, a hockey writer who was a Pulitzer Prize finalist in 1992 for his stories about corruption in the NHL Players Association […]

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Canucks owner says extending GM Jim Benning’s deal key to joining NHL elite

CBC | NHL News Go to Source The Canucks on Tuesday announced they have extended the contract of GM Jim Benning through 2023, despite the club making only one playoff appearance in his five seasons at the helm. (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images/File) Despite five seasons of mediocre on-ice results, Vancouver Canucks general manager Jim Benning believes […]

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Iggy! Iggy! St. Albert naming arena after NHL great Jarome Iginla

CBC | NHL News Go to Source Jarome Iginla played 1,554 NHL games, scoring 625 goals and notching 675 assists. (Mike Ridewood/Getty Images/File) Akinsdale Arena in St. Albert will be renamed the Jarome Iginla Arena on Aug. 25, the City of St. Albert said Monday. Iginla, who retired last year, played much of his 23-season […]

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‘I’m just prepared for anything’: Patrik Laine says future with Jets uncertain

CBC | NHL News Go to Source Restricted free agent Patrik Laine (29) says that he’s “prepared for anything” as he and the Winnipeg Jets have yet to reach a deal on a new contract. (John Woods/The Canadian Press) As NHL training camps approach, restricted free agent forward Patrik Laine is keeping his cards close […]

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Jets’ status as Stanley Cup contenders takes hit with loss of several key players

CBC | NHL News Go to Source Jets forwards Patrik Laine (29) and Kyle Connor are two critical unrestricted free agents they must sign. (Jeff Roberson/The Associated Press ) To prepare you for the opening of NHL training camps in mid-September, CBC Sports will do a deep dive on each of the seven Canadian-based clubs […]

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Woman badly burned at Cody Ceci’s house files $8M lawsuit

CBC | NHL News Go to Source Former Senators defenceman Cody Ceci is named as a defendant in a lawsuit by a woman who was allegedly engulfed in flames at his outdoor dinner party. (Jana Chytilova/Getty Images) An Ottawa woman who was left with second- and third-degree burns when she was “engulfed in flames” at a […]

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