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James O’Brien

  1. Report: Ovechkin might skip All-Star Game, Toews won’t attend

    Jan 24, 2012, 12:27 AM EDT

    58th NHL All-Star Game Portraits

    The All-Star Game could lose more star power.

  2. Red Wings remain hot at home, beat Blues

    Jan 23, 2012, 11:42 PM EDT

    St. Louis Blues v Detroit Red Wings

    Detroit widens its leads with a key win over St. Louis.

  3. What they’re saying about Tim Thomas’ White House snub

    Jan 23, 2012, 10:55 PM EDT

    The 2011 ESPY Awards - Press Room

    A collection of critical, supportive and just plain snarky quips.

  4. Mike Milbury on Tim Thomas’ White House absence

    Jan 23, 2012, 9:53 PM EDT

    Tim Thomas, Wayne Simmonds

    Milbury thinks this wasn’t the time for a political statement.

  5. Vokoun plummets down The Hockey News’ goalie rankings

    Jan 23, 2012, 9:29 PM EDT

    Tomas Vokoun, Jeff Skinner

    The Capitals goalie tumbles down the publication’s top 30 rankings.

  6. Tomas Fleischmann bounces back from health scares

    Jan 23, 2012, 8:59 PM EDT

    Florida Panthers v New Jersey Devils

    Blood clots threatened his life along with his career.

  7. Jamie Benn should be ready for All-Star Game

    Jan 23, 2012, 7:46 PM EDT

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    Jamie Benn

    Benn’s contract talks will have to wait until the summer.

  8. Ovechkin, Michalek will hear from NHL on Monday

    Jan 22, 2012, 11:50 PM EDT

    Washington Capitals v Pittsburgh Penguins

    Michalek’s hearing is in the morning while Ovechkin will discuss his hit in the afternoon.

  9. Brutal February will reveal if Ducks are for real

    Jan 22, 2012, 11:07 PM EDT

    Jonas Hiller

    Anaheim’s on a five-game winning streak and have an 8-1-1 record in January.

  10. Injury might prompt Toews to skip All-Star Game

    Jan 22, 2012, 9:56 PM EDT

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    Jonathan Toews, Zdeno Chara

    The rest might be worth it for Chicago’s captain.

  11. Flyers report little progress for Briere, Jagr and others

    Jan 22, 2012, 9:04 PM EDT

    New York Rangers v Philadelphia Flyers

    No good news for James van Riemsdyk or Zach Rinaldo, either.

  12. PHT Morning Skate: Where glass attacks refs

    Jan 21, 2012, 8:30 AM EDT

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    San Jose Sharks v Anaheim Ducks

    A collection of links and videos, with at least one involving an endangered NHL official.

  13. P.K. Subban might get in trouble for “slewfoot”

    Jan 20, 2012, 11:24 PM EDT

    Montreal Canadiens v Pittsburgh Penguins

    Did he go over the line on Chris Kunitz?

  14. Is this Evgeni Malkin’s best work yet?

    Jan 20, 2012, 10:57 PM EDT

    Evgeni Malkin

    Geno is putting up some of the best numbers of his brilliant career.

  15. Hurricanes ship Alexei Ponikarovsky to Devils

    Jan 20, 2012, 10:18 PM EDT

    Alexei Ponikarovsky, Frans Nielsen

    New Jersey gives up a prospect and a 2012 fourth-rounder.

  16. Pavel Datsyuk climbs the scoring ranks

    Jan 20, 2012, 9:32 PM EDT

    Pavel Datsyuk, Corey Crawford

    Could he finally get the Hart Trophy many believe he’s deserved for years?

  17. Flames will be without Curtis Glencross for at least six weeks

    Jan 20, 2012, 8:13 PM EDT

    Curtis Glencross

    There goes the Flames’ third highest scorer.

  18. Weather delays Panthers-Blackhawks game

    Jan 20, 2012, 7:43 PM EDT

    Seattle Snow

    NHL games might happen indoors, but bad weather can even affect them.

  19. NHL fines Nik Antropov for boarding hit

    Jan 20, 2012, 7:25 PM EDT

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    Mike Smith, Nik Antropov

    Is that punishment suitable, excessive or insufficient?

  20. PHT Morning Skate: “A mug’s game”

    Jan 20, 2012, 8:45 AM EDT

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    Phoenix Coyotes v Detroit Red Wings

    Enjoy this fresh collection of NHL-related links.

  21. Oilers could make “dubious” tanking history

    Jan 20, 2012, 8:30 AM EDT

    Oilers Coaching Shake Up Hockey

    The Oilers could become the first team since the Nordiques to get three straight No.1 picks.

  22. Life has been good for Turris, Senators

    Jan 20, 2012, 7:30 AM EDT

    Ottawa Senators v Toronto Maple Leafs

    Both the player and the team have surprised people with their success.

  23. Blues keep rolling with another Halak shutout

    Jan 19, 2012, 11:42 PM EDT

    Jaroslav Halak

    Halak hasn’t lost in regulation since Nov. 22.

  24. Wild coach doesn’t pull punches after another bad loss

    Jan 19, 2012, 11:04 PM EDT

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    Minnesota Wild v Ottawa Senators

    The Wild find themselves outside the West’s top eight.

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