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James O’Brien

  1. Trade: Sharks grab Tye McGinn from Flyers for third-rounder

    Jul 2, 2014, 6:15 PM EDT

    Tampa Bay Lightning v Philadelphia Flyers

    Philly also signs Nick Schultz and Andrew Gordon.

  2. Stars GM: ‘We’re putting hockey back on the map’

    Jul 1, 2014, 11:15 PM EDT

    Anaheim Ducks v Dallas Stars - Game Six

    Dallas could be one of the league’s most exciting teams next season.

  3. Richards on signing with Chicago for less money: ‘You want to win’

    Jul 1, 2014, 10:31 PM EDT

    2014 NHL Stanley Cup Final - Game Five

    A low-risk, potentially high-reward move for Chicago.

  4. Blues aren’t asking Stastny to be ‘Superman’

    Jul 1, 2014, 9:47 PM EDT

    Paul Stastny

    They’ll settle for “No. 1 center.”

  5. Caps GM says Green is still in team’s plans

    Jul 1, 2014, 8:30 PM EDT

    Washington Capitals v Nashville Predators

    Even with some pricey blueline additions.

  6. Red Wings re-sign Quincey for two years, $8.5M

    Jul 1, 2014, 7:27 PM EDT

    Detroit Red Wings v Columbus Blue Jackets

    A slight raise for the defenseman.

  7. Ducks bag backup LaBarbera for one year, $750K

    Jul 1, 2014, 6:54 PM EDT

    Edmonton Oilers v Phoenix Coyotes

    Giving their young group some breathing room.

  8. Isles grab Conacher on one-year, $600K deal

    Jul 1, 2014, 6:31 PM EDT

    New York Islanders v Buffalo Sabres

    Will he finally find a stable NHL home?

  9. Striking again: Tampa sends Thompson to Ducks for picks

    Jun 30, 2014, 12:19 AM EDT

    Boston Bruins v Tampa Bay Lightning

    Lightning get Anaheim’s fourth and seventh-rounders in 2015.

  10. Canucks management ‘woos’ Miller in Vancouver

    Jun 29, 2014, 11:16 PM EDT

    Ryan Miller ,  Ryan Kesler

    A welcome answer for both sides?

  11. Who had the best special teams overall in 2013-14?

    Jun 29, 2014, 10:20 PM EDT

    Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin, Matt Niskanen

    Hint: not the Florida Panthers.

  12. Lightning send Purcell to Oilers, briefly acquire Gagner (Update)

    Jun 29, 2014, 9:16 PM EDT

    Edmonton Oilers v San Jose Sharks

    Update: Gagner could even be headed to Phoenix.

  13. Report: Rangers eye Devils’ Fayne in case Stralman leaves

    Jun 29, 2014, 8:52 PM EDT

    New York Islanders v New Jersey Devils

    Ryan Carter’s also reportedly viewed as a Brian Boyle replacement.

  14. Barry Trotz isn’t writing off Mike Green

    Jun 29, 2014, 7:49 PM EDT

    Ottawa Senators v Washington Capitals

    Could the blueliner benefit from (another) “fresh start”?

  15. Poile admits Del Zotto is ‘not a fit’ with Preds

    Jun 29, 2014, 6:54 PM EDT

    Buffalo Sabres v Nashville Predators

    A questionable arrangement from the start?

  16. Sharks dominated special teams differential in 2013-14

    Jun 29, 2014, 5:50 PM EDT

    Brent Burns, Dan Boyle, Joe Pavelski, Thornton, Patrick Marleau

    They also tower over their peers since 2011-12.

  17. Coyotes might let their UFAs walk, Vrbata included

    Jun 28, 2014, 10:15 PM EDT

    Phoenix Coyotes v Nashville Predators

    Derek Morris and Thomas Greiss would be noteworthy losses.

  18. Report: Leafs, Bruins, Penguins, ‘Hawks among Brodeur suitors

    Jun 28, 2014, 9:04 PM EDT

    Martin Brodeur

    Where will the 42-year-old find the right fit?

  19. Bloodlines: 2014 Draft features familiar (last) names

    Jun 28, 2014, 8:20 PM EDT

    2014 NHL Draft - Portraits

    Some hope to follow their fathers more than others.

  20. Be afraid: Brendan Lemieux wants to follow father Claude’s footsteps

    Jun 28, 2014, 7:47 PM EDT

    2014 NHL Draft - Portraits

    Falling to the 31st pick might make him angry, too.

  21. Bruins GM talks backup plans if Iginla leaves

    Jun 28, 2014, 6:55 PM EDT

    Boston Bruins v Montreal Canadiens - Game Three

    Loui Eriksson could get top-line duty.

  22. Report: Habs are looking to trade Gorges

    Jun 28, 2014, 5:45 PM EDT

    New York Rangers v Montreal Canadiens - Game One

    Could it be a turbulent offseason for Montreal’s defense?

  23. Poll: Who were the winners, losers of the 2014 NHL Draft?

    Jun 28, 2014, 4:43 PM EDT

    Leon Draisaitl, Aaron Ekblad, Sam Reinhart

    Who will pump their fists or leave Philly with regrets?

  24. Report: Half of the league is interested in Stastny

    Jun 26, 2014, 10:35 PM EDT

    Minnesota Wild v Colorado Avalanche - Game Seven

    Meanwhile, eight teams inquire about Dave Bolland.

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