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James O’Brien

  1. Wild ink Schroeder, Blum to two-way pacts

    Jul 11, 2014, 11:23 PM EDT

    Vancouver Canucks v Winnipeg Jets

    Two former first-round draft picks.

  2. LaRose approaches Canes about possible NHL return

    Jul 11, 2014, 10:05 PM EDT

    NHL Labor Hurricanes Hockey

    He didn’t play professional hockey in 2013-14.

  3. Turris excited about being Sens’ likely top center

    Jul 11, 2014, 9:01 PM EDT

    Ottawa Senators v Pittsburgh Penguins

    Jason Spezza’s departure likely makes him Ottawa’s No. 1 pivot.

  4. Coyotes bring back Moss, after all

    Jul 11, 2014, 6:40 PM EDT

    Phoenix Coyotes v Calgary Flames

    He seemed bound for Switzerland on Thursday.

  5. Ducks hand Leblanc a one-year, two-way contract

    Jul 11, 2014, 5:25 PM EDT

    Louis Leblanc, Tomas Jurco

    They acquired him from Montreal this summer.

  6. Lightning lock up Panik to one-year, two-way deal

    Jul 11, 2014, 3:59 PM EDT

    Tampa Bay Lightning v Pittsburgh Penguins

    Another interesting young forward in Tampa Bay.

  7. Nurse thinks he’s close to making Oilers’ roster

    Jul 5, 2014, 10:32 PM EDT

    2013 NHL Draft - Portraits

    The 2013 first-rounder is bulking up over the summer.

  8. Columnist wonders why players snub Preds

    Jul 5, 2014, 9:21 PM EDT

    Minnesota Wild v Nashville Predators

    Three interesting reasons to explain Nashville making no-trade lists.

  9. Interesting players who didn’t file for arbitration

    Jul 5, 2014, 8:15 PM EDT

    Pittsburgh Penguins v Detroit Red Wings

    Darcy Kuemper and Danny DeKeyser rank among noteworthy names.

  10. Pros and cons of Subban filing for arbitration

    Jul 5, 2014, 6:50 PM EDT

    P.K. Subban

    Should Montreal go for a short-term or long-term deal?

  11. Subban heads list of 20 players filing for arbitration

    Jul 5, 2014, 5:29 PM EDT

    P.K. Subban

    Rangers’ trio of Derick Brassard, Chris Kreider and Mats Zuccarello are also notable.

  12. Canucks re-sign Kassian for two years, $3.5M

    Jul 3, 2014, 10:48 PM EDT

    Zack Kassian, Brad Richardson

    Vancouver continues busy offseason.

  13. Video: Kings’ Brown teases Obama about Blackhawks in congratulatory phone call

    Jul 3, 2014, 10:28 PM EDT

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    He’s getting pretty comfortable with these chats.

  14. Downie vows to protect Crosby, Malkin

    Jul 3, 2014, 9:45 PM EDT

    Sidney Crosby, Steve Downie

    “I can guarantee there won’t be any liberties on those players this year.”

  15. Lamoriello believes he’s closing in on Schneider extension

    Jul 3, 2014, 8:41 PM EDT

    Cory Schneider

    Devils GM describes it as a “work in progress.”

  16. Gagner’s goal in Arizona: prove people wrong

    Jul 3, 2014, 7:32 PM EDT

    Frank Corrado, Sam Gagner.

    He was finally traded last season.

  17. Coyotes explain why they let Vrbata walk

    Jul 2, 2014, 10:23 PM EDT

    Radim Vrbata, Ondrej Pavelec

    They didn’t want to hand him a no-move/no-trade clause.

  18. Canucks land winger Vrbata for two years, $10M

    Jul 2, 2014, 9:15 PM EDT

    Phoenix Coyotes v Nashville Predators

    A finisher for the Sedin twins, perhaps?

  19. Interesting parallels between Seguin, Neal trades

    Jul 2, 2014, 8:50 PM EDT

    Pittsburgh Penguins v Boston Bruins - Game Three

    Predators fans might enjoy this.

  20. Hurricanes ink McClement to one-year, $1M pact

    Jul 2, 2014, 7:40 PM EDT

    Boston Bruins v Toronto Maple Leafs

    Another “dirty work” guy gets locked up.

  21. Stars re-sign Fiddler for two years, $2.5M

    Jul 2, 2014, 7:05 PM EDT

    Dallas Stars v Phoenix Coyotes

    He’s likely to do some heavy lifting for Dallas.

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