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James O’Brien

  1. Goal(s) of the Night: Corey Perry’s hat trick (December 12)

    Dec 13, 2010, 9:00 AM EST

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    The sum of Corey Perry’s three-goal, two assist night earns him Sunday’s goal of the night award.

  2. Your latest hockey sweater travesty: Florida Everblades present their ‘happy holidays’ horror

    Dec 13, 2010, 12:49 AM EST

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    There are eyesores … and then there are the Florida Everblades “Happy Holidays” jerseys. Click “read more” to take a look at the ECHL team’s astounding offerings.

  3. Video: Minor leaguer Alex Stalock makes a major save

    Dec 12, 2010, 11:55 PM EST

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    You know it’s a good save when a minor league stop draws the hockey world’s attention. Alex Stalock’s save is definitely doing just that.

  4. Riding the Zamboni – Sunday, December 12th

    Dec 12, 2010, 11:15 PM EST

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    Let’s take a look at tonight’s three games, featuring a big performance by the Rangers, a win for the Sedin twins and an explosive effort by Anaheim’s three power forwards.

  5. Could this six-game slump be a ‘good’ thing in the long run for the Washington Capitals?

    Dec 12, 2010, 10:30 PM EST

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    Could the Washington Capitals actually benefit from a little losing now once the playoffs roll around? More on that (and how much they might miss Mike Green) after the jump.

  6. Video: Alex Ovechkin fights Brandon Dubinsky after landing a hip check on Dan Girardi

    Dec 12, 2010, 9:31 PM EST

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    Check out this exciting sequence events: the Capitals hit two posts, Alex Ovechkin lands a big hip check on Dan Girardi and then fights Brandon Dubinsky.

  7. Are people asking for the wrong Sutter brother to be fired in Calgary?

    Dec 12, 2010, 8:03 PM EST

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    People seem to be on “Brent Sutter firing watch” but if any Sutter brother deserves to go in Calgary, Darryl would be the man.

  8. Today’s Starting Goalies – December 12th

    Dec 12, 2010, 6:30 PM EST

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    Here are the probable starters for a light three-game night of action for Sunday.

  9. Today’s Starting Goalies – December 11th (late edition)

    Dec 11, 2010, 6:16 PM EST

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    Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s three late games.

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

    Dec 11, 2010, 5:48 PM EST

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

  11. Around the Rink – Saturday, December 11th

    Dec 11, 2010, 2:30 PM EST

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

  12. Marco Sturm to Kings trade rumors surface again

    Dec 11, 2010, 1:30 PM EST

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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.

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

    Dec 11, 2010, 1:17 PM EST

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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.

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

    Dec 11, 2010, 12:52 PM EST

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

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

    Dec 11, 2010, 11:00 AM EST

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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.

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

    Dec 11, 2010, 10:00 AM EST

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

  17. Riding the Zamboni – Friday, December 10th

    Dec 11, 2010, 1:11 AM EST

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

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

    Dec 10, 2010, 11:00 PM EST

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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.

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

    Dec 10, 2010, 10:28 PM EST

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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.

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

    Dec 10, 2010, 9:08 PM EST

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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.

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

    Dec 10, 2010, 8:00 PM EST

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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.

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

    Dec 10, 2010, 6:43 PM EST

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

  23. Today’s Starting Goalies – December 9th

    Dec 9, 2010, 6:00 PM EST

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

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

    Dec 9, 2010, 4:46 PM EST

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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.

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

    Dec 9, 2010, 2:50 PM EST

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

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