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  1. Today’s Starting Goalies – December 11th (early edition)

    Dec 11, 2010, 5:48 PM EDT

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    Here are the probable starting goalies for the first 10 of tonight’s 13 games.

  2. Around the Rink – Saturday, December 11th

    Dec 11, 2010, 2:30 PM EDT

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    Check out previews of a jam-packed 13 game schedule of Saturday games.

  3. Marco Sturm to Kings trade rumors surface again

    Dec 11, 2010, 1:30 PM EDT

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    The Marco Sturm to the Los Angeles Kings trade rumors are heating up once again. Click “Read More” to find out more about it.

  4. City of Glendale could pay $197M over 5 years to keep Phoenix Coyotes

    Dec 11, 2010, 1:17 PM EDT

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    More details on the developing Phoenix Coyotes sale: the City of Glendale might put up $197 million over about five years to potential buyer Matt Hulsizer.

  5. Report: Jordan Staal has another setback in his return from injuries

    Dec 11, 2010, 12:52 PM EDT

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    The latest scuttlebutt about Jordan Staal isn’t good: rumors are circulating that he “re-broke” his hand.

  6. Save of the Night – Andrew Raycroft (December 10)

    Dec 11, 2010, 11:00 AM EDT

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    Who would have thought that Andrew Raycroft wouldn’t just receive an NHL paycheck this season … but earn every cent and then some? Here’s his second save of the night of the week.

  7. Goal of the Night: Linus Omark (December 10)

    Dec 11, 2010, 10:00 AM EDT

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    Linus Omark’s fancy shootout winner earned Friday’s goal of the night.

  8. Riding the Zamboni – Friday, December 10th

    Dec 11, 2010, 1:11 AM EDT

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    Take a look at summaries from Friday’s three late games, which all required a shootout for resolution.

  9. Aaron Voros placed on IR after Kevin Bieksa broke his orbital bone in a fight

    Dec 10, 2010, 11:00 PM EDT

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    The Ducks placed Aaron Voros on the IR today because Kevin Bieksa broke his orbital bone in a fight during the Anaheim-Vancouver game from Wednesday. The team called up Dan Sexton to replace Voros in the lineup.

  10. Early ride of the Zamboni – Friday, December 10th

    Dec 10, 2010, 10:28 PM EDT

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    Here are summaries of Friday’s nights first three games. Included: a Red Wings win, the Avalanche snap their road losing streak and Martin Brodeur loses in his return from injury.

  11. Matt Hulsizer’s purchase of Phoenix Coyotes nears completion as Glendale will vote on new lease Tuesday

    Dec 10, 2010, 9:08 PM EDT

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    Matt Hulsizer’s chances of purchasing the Phoenix Coyotes grew even stronger as the Glendale City Council will vote on whether or not to approve a new arena lease for the team on Tuesday.

  12. Mason Raymond, Christian Ehrhoff expected to miss Vancouver’s game on Saturday

    Dec 10, 2010, 8:00 PM EDT

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    A broken thumb will reportedly sideline Mason Raymond on a “week to week” basis while Christian Ehrhoff is out because he was hit in the ear by a puck.

  13. Today’s Starting Goalies – December 10th (Updated)

    Dec 10, 2010, 6:43 PM EDT

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    Check out tonight’s probable starting goalies, including the return of Martin Brodeur.

  14. Today’s Starting Goalies – December 9th

    Dec 9, 2010, 6:00 PM EDT

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    Here are the probable goalies for tonight’s eight games.

  15. Joel Quenneville says Hossa, Pisani and possibly Kane could start skating again next week

    Dec 9, 2010, 4:46 PM EDT

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    Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville says that all three of his notable injured forwards – Marian Hossa, Fernando Pisani and even Patrick Kane – could start skating on their own next week. Consider us very skeptical about Kane recovering so quickly, though.

  16. Henrik Lundqvist, Sean Avery make Forbes’ best dressed athletes list

    Dec 9, 2010, 2:50 PM EDT

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    Sean Avery and Henrik Lundqvist made Forbes.com’s list of the 15 best dressed athletes.

  17. Around the Rink – Thursday, December 9th

    Dec 9, 2010, 2:00 PM EDT

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    Here are previews for tonight’s eight games.

  18. Behind Ondrej Pavelec’s journey from a scary collapse to becoming one of the NHL’s best goalies

    Dec 9, 2010, 1:00 PM EDT

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    It’s really amazing how far Ondrej Pavelec has come from a scary collapse that caused him a concussion on the opening night of the season.

  19. Info on the first episode of HBO’s 24/7 series on the Winter Classic, premiering Dec. 15

    Dec 9, 2010, 12:30 PM EDT

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    HBO provides the lowdown on the first episode of “24/7 Penguins/Capitals: Road to the Winter Classic.”

  20. Toronto expects to get Dion Phaneuf, J.S. Giguere back tonight against Philadelphia

    Dec 9, 2010, 12:00 PM EDT

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    Good news for a team that hasn’t gotten much lately: Toronto will have Dion Phaneuf and J.S. Giguere back against Philadelphia tonight.

  21. Save of the Night: Andrew Raycroft (December 8)

    Dec 9, 2010, 11:00 AM EDT

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    Andrew Raycroft’s stop on Patrick Sharp earned him the best save of December 8th.

  22. Goal of the Night – Ville Leino (December 8)

    Dec 9, 2010, 10:00 AM EDT

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    Ville Leino’s spinning tally earned him the goal of the night for December 8th.

  23. Riding the Zamboni – Wednesday, December 8th

    Dec 9, 2010, 1:15 AM EDT

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    Here are summaries of Wednesday’s five games.

  24. Marc Crawford criticizes officials for missing throwing the stick penalty

    Dec 9, 2010, 12:40 AM EDT

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    Marc Crawford thinks that the refs blew it tonight when they failed to call Rule 53.6, which rewards a team with an automatic penalty shot if someone on the opposing squad throws his stick.

  25. Numbers don’t back up nostalgia when it comes to bringing the NHL back to Quebec, Winnipeg

    Dec 9, 2010, 12:00 AM EDT

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    In an ideal world, the Quebec Nordiques and Winnipeg Jets could play in the NHL again. Unfortunately, the numbers say that the two markets would probably struggle to support a pro team.

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