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  1. Mike Modano suffers from lacerated wrist; surgery will keep him out indefinitely

    Nov 27, 2010, 12:25 PM EST

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    Surgery on a lacerated right wrist suffered during Friday’s game against the Blue Jackets will leave Mike Modano out indefinitely. We hate to ask, but could this be it for the 40-year-old veteran?

  2. This afternoon’s starting goalies – November 27th

    Nov 27, 2010, 12:10 PM EST

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    With two games beginning at 1:00pm ET today, we thought an early edition of starting goalies was in order. Check back later today for the later starters.

  3. Save of the Night: Marc-Andre Fleury (November 26)

    Nov 27, 2010, 11:00 AM EST

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    There were some jaw dropping saves on Friday, but style points pushed Marc-Andre Fleury’s glove stop over the top.

  4. Video: Martin Havlat’s goal of the night runner-up

    Nov 27, 2010, 10:00 AM EST

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    It wasn’t the best goal of the night, but Martin Havlat’s tally is worth a look. The video’s available after the jump.

  5. Goal of the Night: Jamie Benn (November 26)

    Nov 27, 2010, 9:00 AM EST

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    There were some great goals on Friday, but Jamie Benn’s shorthanded score tops them all.

  6. Riding the Zamboni – Friday, November 26th

    Nov 27, 2010, 12:50 AM EST

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    Here are summaries of the six later games from Friday’s slate of hockey action.

  7. Detroit wins first of big back-to-back games against Columbus 2-1

    Nov 26, 2010, 11:36 PM EST

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    The Red Wings won a hard fought game against the Blue Jackets tonight, building a small lead in the Central Division. They play Columbus again – this time at home – tomorrow night.

  8. Video: Alexander Semin’s natural hat trick

    Nov 26, 2010, 10:56 PM EST

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    Check out a video clip of Alexander Semin’s natural hat trick from this afternoon’s 6-0 thrashing of the Lightning.

  9. Anaheim Ducks debut new third jerseys in loss against Chicago

    Nov 26, 2010, 9:50 PM EST

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    Take a look at the Anaheim Ducks’ distinct new third jerseys, which they debuted against the Chicago Blackhawks today. Then tell us if you like or dislike them in the poll by clicking “Read More.”

  10. Early ride on the Zamboni – Friday, November 26th

    Nov 26, 2010, 8:22 PM EST

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    Here are summaries of the oddly timed series of games during Black Friday.

  11. Tonight’s Starting Goalies – November 26th

    Nov 26, 2010, 6:42 PM EST

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    Check out the probable goalies for tonight’s remaining games, including another return by Ryan Miller.

  12. Chris Pronger falls victim to ‘The Avery Rule’ as Flames beat Flyers; did refs make the right call?

    Nov 26, 2010, 5:56 PM EST

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    “The Avery Rule” made an unlikely appearance today, as a Flyers OT game winner was called off because Chris Pronger waved his hand in Miikka Kiprusoff’s face. Did the officials make the right call?

  13. Mike Modano admits he ‘kind of gave up’ on last few seasons with Dallas Stars

    Nov 26, 2010, 4:54 PM EST

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    In a surprisingly honest interview, Mike Modano admitted that he “kind of gave up on” the last few seasons in Dallas.

  14. Inside the Western Conference Standings – November 25

    Nov 25, 2010, 1:00 PM EST

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    Inside the West: a bright side to look on for the Predators, Oilers and Kings along with reason for concern for the Sharks, Wild and Red Wings.

  15. Inside the Eastern Conference Standings – November 25

    Nov 25, 2010, 12:00 PM EST

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    Inside the Eastern Conference: why the Flyers might be the best team in the East, the Lightning could actually get even better and how the Capitals need to earn the top seed … plus more tidbits.

  16. Video: Kimmo Timonen’s glass shattering dump-in

    Nov 25, 2010, 12:25 AM EST

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    Check out Kimmo Timonen’s glass breaking dump-in by clicking “Read More.”

  17. Craig Anderson leaves game early with groin injury

    Nov 25, 2010, 12:10 AM EST

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    On only his second game back from a knee injury, Craig Anderson left tonight’s game against the Canucks with a groin injury. Adam Foote also didn’t finish tonight’s contest for Colorado.

  18. Riding the Zamboni – November 24 (early edition)

    Nov 24, 2010, 11:15 PM EST

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    Here are summaries of Wednesday night’s first 11 games, while the final two will be covered tomorrow.

  19. Videos: Sidney Crosby, Maxime Talbot and goons tease HBO’s 24/7

    Nov 24, 2010, 10:32 PM EST

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    Check out captivating clips of the HBO 24/7 series covering the 2011 Winter Classic. One video includes commentary from Sidney Crosby and Maxime Talbot while the other includes a look into the world of enforcers Eric Godard and DJ King.

  20. Blue Jackets stay hot, Islanders without a win in last 14

    Nov 24, 2010, 10:15 PM EST

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    Rick DiPietro kept the NY Islanders in the game, but the Blue Jackets continued their hot play to extend the Long Island losing streak to 14 games.

  21. Minnesota and Philadelphia play shorter first period, longer second because of broken pane of glass

    Nov 24, 2010, 9:56 PM EST

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    An odd turn of events took place in Minnesota, as the Flyers and Wild received an earlier than usual first intermission.

  22. Now that Alex Kovalev hit 1,000 points, which European NHLer could be next?

    Nov 24, 2010, 9:15 PM EST

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    Now that Alex Kovalev and Daniel Alfredsson hit the 1,000 point mark, who might be the next European to reach that plateau? Likely candidates include Alex Ovechkin, Ilya Kovalchuk, Marian Hossa … and the Sedin twins.

  23. Keith Ballard’s first goal came against his current landlord … Dan Cloutier?

    Nov 24, 2010, 8:32 PM EST

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    Keith Ballard tells the story of his first NHL goal, which he scored on his current landlord Dan Cloutier, of all people.

  24. Today’s Starting Goalies – November 24 (late edition)

    Nov 24, 2010, 7:03 PM EST

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    Take a look at which goalies are most likely to start for tonight’s four latest games.

  25. Today’s Starting Goalies – November 24 (early edition)

    Nov 24, 2010, 6:41 PM EST

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    Check out the probable starting goalies for nine of tonight’s first 13 games. The other four will be posted shortly.

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