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  1. Oilers ownership and City of Edmonton agree on new arena deal

    May 19, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT

    Daryl Katz, Gary Bettman

    The Oilers will be securing their home in Edmonton thanks to a deal agreed upon to build a new arena in the small Canadian city.

  2. Five Thoughts: Ben Eager’s rough night emblematic of Sharks struggles

    May 19, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT

    Ben Eager

    With all the firepower on display in this series between San Jose and Vancouver, leave it to Ben Eager to steal the attention thanks to some of his boneheaded plays.

  3. Video: Sedins have the NHL seeing double out there

    May 19, 2011, 3:03 AM EDT

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    Daniel Sedin, Henrik Sedin

    The Sedin twins have been tearing things up in the NHL like crazy and it all was made possible thanks to a draft day deal made by then Canucks GM Brian Burke.

  4. Canucks embarrass Sharks 7-3 to take 2-0 series lead

    May 19, 2011, 1:04 AM EDT

    San Jose Sharks v Vancouver Canucks - Game Two

    Vancouver dominated in Game 2 earning a 7-3 win over a Sharks team that looked slow, frustrated, and dumb all at once.

  5. Sports Business Journal names NHL pro sports league of the year

    May 18, 2011, 10:46 PM EDT

    nhllogo

    Believe it or not, the NHL is Sports Business Journal’s sports league of the year. Pick your jaws up off the floor.

  6. File it under “duh”: Claude Julien says Tyler Seguin is in for Game 3

    May 18, 2011, 8:05 PM EDT

    Tyler Seguin

    With the possibility of seeing Patrice Bergeron rejoining the Bruins lineup for Game 3, Tyler Seguin doesn’t have to worry about getting bounced out of it.

  7. Five Thoughts: Tyler Seguin is making Claude Julien look bad

    May 18, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT

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    Tyler Seguin, Andrew Ference

    Tyler Seguin’s breakout in the playoffs is a more than welcome sight for Bruins fans’ eyes. It also puts the spotlight squarely on Bruins coach Claude Julien who had him sit out the first two rounds as a healthy scratch.

  8. Pens GM Ray Shero plays part of buzzkill, nixes Jaromir Jagr return rumors

    May 17, 2011, 6:32 PM EDT

    Jaromir Jagr

    Penguins GM Ray Shero doesn’t know where any of the Jaromir Jagr returning rumors started, but if he does come back to the NHL, it probably won’t be in Pittsburgh.

  9. Bruins look to get aggressive to tie up series with Lightning

    May 17, 2011, 6:00 PM EDT

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    Tampa Bay Lightning v Boston Bruins - Game One

    Tonight’s Game 2 between Boston and Tampa Bay sees the Bruins trying to make things better for themselves by being rougher on the Lightning.

  10. Report: Terry Pegula going fully old school, ready to buy Rochester Americans

    May 17, 2011, 5:22 PM EDT

    Terry Pegula

    Terry Pegula is reportedly so full of old school Buffalo Sabres nostalgia he wants to get back their old farm team from Rochester too.

  11. Wondering about Pavel Kubina’s status for Tampa Bay? It’s not so good

    May 17, 2011, 4:24 PM EDT

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    Pavel Kubina, Marty Reasoner

    If you’ve been wondering about Pavel Kubina’s injury status for Tampa Bay, Lightning coach Guy Boucher says you should probably stop holding your breath.

  12. Dan Carcillo suspended for two games next season for abusing officials in Game 4 loss to Boston

    May 17, 2011, 3:40 PM EDT

    Dan Carcillo

    Remember when the Flyers were in the playoffs? That was all of ten days ago and Dan Carcillo apparently did a bad thing back then and he’ll sit out the first two games next year for it.

  13. Bruins coach Claude Julien cryptic about whether or not Patrice Bergeron plays tonight

    May 17, 2011, 1:25 PM EDT

    Patrice Bergeron

    Claude Julien is being rather mysterious about whether or not Patrice Bergeron will play in tonight’s Game 2 against Tampa Bay. We’re pretty sure we’ve got it figured out though. We think…

  14. PHT readers think Nashville will go to Eastern Conference if Thrashers relocate

    May 17, 2011, 12:18 PM EDT

    Canucks Predators Hockey

    The PHT readers have spoken and they prefer to see the Nashville Predators move to the Eastern Conference should the Atlanta Thrashers relocate to Winnipeg and join the Western Conference.

  15. Sharks’ Douglas Murray not just a bruising defender, also beer genius

    May 17, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT

    Douglas Murray

    Sharks fans and teammates alike call Douglas Murray “Crankshaft” for his play on the ice but they should call him the “Brew Master” instead for putting his Cornell education to work to provide us all with a better glass of beer.

  16. Thomas Kaberle’s nightmare playoffs continue to give Boston fits

    May 17, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT

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    Thomas Kaberle

    Tomas Kaberle’s bad turn in Boston continues on into the playoffs and if he can’t get it turned around, the Bruins are in trouble.

  17. Your video moment of zen: Finnish coach Pasi Nurminen takes a header and dents World Championship trophy

    May 17, 2011, 12:36 AM EDT

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    Captain Mikko Koivu holds the trophy whi

    Finnish coach Pasi Nurminen did nothing to disprove how hard the Finns party when they win by taking a Gerald Ford-esque stumble at the airport that managed to put a dent in the championship trophy.

  18. Report: If Atlanta relocates to Winnipeg, they’ve got a schedule ready for it

    May 16, 2011, 11:57 PM EDT

    Andrew Ladd

    If you thing the NHL isn’t prepared for a potential move to Winnipeg by the Atlanta Thrashers, you’d be wrong as they’ve reportedly got a schedule drawn up for either Atlanta or Winnipeg.

  19. Former enforcer Georges Laraque sounds off on Rangers handling of Derek Boogaard

    May 16, 2011, 8:07 PM EDT

    George Laraque

    Georges Laraque made his living as an enforcer in the NHL much like his good friend Derek Boogaard. Today, Laraque is sounding off on the Rangers for how they handled Boogaard in what turned out to be his final season.

  20. Five Thoughts: Breaking down some goodies from Canucks-Sharks Game 1

    May 16, 2011, 12:03 PM EDT

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    Henrik Sedin, Daniel Sedin

    We’ve got some thoughts on sagging third period efforts, diving, and the Sedins getting the breakout game they needed right off the bat.

  21. Five players with most to prove in Western Conference finals

    May 15, 2011, 7:25 PM EDT

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    Roberto Luongo

    With the Western Conference finals kicking off tonight featuring a pair of teams with players that have a lot to prove, there are five that have a lot more pressure to win than the others.

  22. Report: Flyers and Coyotes discussed a Jeff Carter-Ilya Bryzgalov trade

    May 15, 2011, 4:30 PM EDT

    Jeff Carter

    Reportedly the Coyotes and Flyers discussed a deal that would’ve solved mutual needs with Jeff Carter and Ilya Bryzgalov switching places. Should the Flyers be looking at Bryzgalov as a free agent?

  23. Video: Keith Jones and Jeremy Roenick preview San Jose-Vancouver Game 1

    May 15, 2011, 3:07 PM EDT

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    Antti Niemi, Mason Raymond

    Tonight sees the Western Conference finals get under way from Vancouver as the Canucks face off with the San Jose Sharks. While the Sharks are coming off a legendary seven game series against Detroit, the Canucks have had a lot of time comparatively to prepare for the conference finals. San Jose will look to keep…

  24. Should the NHL do anything about Bruins’ late-game message-sending?

    May 15, 2011, 2:09 PM EDT

    Tampa Bay Lightning v Boston Bruins - Game One

    Should the NHL step in and do something about the Bruins’ late-game rough stuff against Tampa Bay that saw both Milan Lucic and Nathan Horton receive misconducts?

  25. Should Tyler Seguin see more ice time in Game 2?

    May 15, 2011, 11:15 AM EDT

    Tyler Seguin

    Bruins rookie forward Tyler Seguin played in his first ever NHL playoff game in Game 1 against Tampa Bay. He contributed big in small minutes. Should he be seeing more ice time?

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