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  1. Call an exorcist: Islanders goalie Kevin Poulin hurt in warmups, Mikko Koskinen gets surprise start

    Feb 8, 2011, 8:39 PM EDT

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    Is Nassau Coliseum built over a haunted burial ground? You have to start wondering if that’s the case as rookie goalie Kevin Poulin was injured in warmups leading to Mikko Koskinen getting his first NHL start.

  2. Did Milan Michalek slew foot Keith Ballard? Accusations abound

    Feb 8, 2011, 8:07 PM EDT

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    In Vancouver, accusations are flying over the ugly turn Keith Ballard’s knee took when he was brought down by Ottawa’s Milan Michalek. Was it a slew foot?

  3. Ryan Getzlaf says he’s ready to go for the Ducks on Wednesday

    Feb 7, 2011, 6:39 PM EDT

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    Ryan Getzlaf has been out with sinus fractures and he says he’s ready to go and plans to play on Wednesday.

  4. Capitals Mike Green to sit out tomorrow’s game with concussion symptoms

    Feb 7, 2011, 5:58 PM EDT

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    Capitals defenseman Mike Green will miss tomorrow’s game with concussion symptoms after taking a puck off his head against Pittsburgh.

  5. It’s official: Marc Savard is done for the season and playoffs with concussion

    Feb 7, 2011, 5:31 PM EDT

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    It was reported earlier that Marc Savard’s season was over and today the Bruins confirmed that Savard is done for the season and playoffs.

  6. Around the rink – Monday, February 7

    Feb 7, 2011, 3:12 PM EDT

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    An Original Six tilt between the Rangers and Red Wings highlights your NHL schedule tonight. Take a look around the rink to see what else is in store.

  7. Johan Franzen, Mikael Samuelsson, and Corey Perry named NHL Three Stars of the Week

    Feb 7, 2011, 2:11 PM EDT

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    Johan Franzen’s five-goal game helped make him the NHL’s number one star of the week.

  8. Pavel Datsyuk set to return to Red Wings lineup tonight

    Feb 7, 2011, 1:56 PM EDT

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    The Red Wings have been shutout in their last two games. Pavel Datsyuk coming back tonight should help alleviate that problem.

  9. Comeback complete: Ray Emery signs one-year contract with Anaheim

    Feb 7, 2011, 11:11 AM EDT

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    Ray Emery has found a new NHL home after coming back from hip problems and he’ll call Orange County, California home just so long as he isn’t claimed on waivers.

  10. Save of the night: Ty Conklin stops overtime shot with his face

    Feb 7, 2011, 10:42 AM EDT

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    How hard is life as a goalie? Just ask Ty Conklin about what it takes to try and keep your team in the game in overtime.

  11. Goal of the night: Ilya Kovalchuk scores without putting it in the net

    Feb 7, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT

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    How good is Ilya Kovalchuk on some nights? He can score goals without even putting them in the net.

  12. Report: Bruins will shut down Marc Savard for remainder of season

    Feb 7, 2011, 8:35 AM EDT

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    It doesn’t come as a surprise but it’s sad to hear just the same. The Bruins plan on shutting down concussion-addled star center Marc Savard for the rest of the season.

  13. Phil Kessel sounds off on Leafs coach Ron Wilson

    Feb 7, 2011, 12:12 AM EDT

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    We know that times in Toronto have been tough this season, but Leafs All-Star forward Phil Kessel is sounding off on coach Ron Wilson. Uh oh…

  14. Video: Milbury and McGuire discuss how long the Pens can go without Sidney Crosby

    Feb 6, 2011, 4:47 PM EDT

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    Pierre McGuire and Mike Milbury discuss how long the Penguins can go without their captain Sidney Crosby.

  15. Video: Alex Ovechkin star cam

    Feb 6, 2011, 4:38 PM EDT

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    Wondering what Alex Ovechkin was up to during today’s 3-0 Caps win over the Penguins? You can see for yourself with NBC’s Star Cam.

  16. Video: See the Capitals’ goals from their 3-0 win over Pittsburgh

    Feb 6, 2011, 4:16 PM EDT

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    Did you miss out on the Caps beating the Penguins today? Don’t worry we’ve got all the goals from their 3-0 win over Pittsburgh.

  17. Video: Capitals seeking to overcome past playoff failures

    Feb 6, 2011, 3:41 PM EDT

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    The Caps playoff problems are well known by now and defenseman Mike Green addresses those problems while Pierre McGuire and Mike Milbury talks about what they can do to get past it.

  18. Video: Penguins fighting through adversity

    Feb 6, 2011, 3:27 PM EDT

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    Wondering how the Penguins are holding up without Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin? NBC takes a look at their team toughness.

  19. Video: McGuire and Milbury talk about the rise in fighting in the NHL

    Feb 6, 2011, 2:31 PM EDT

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    Pierre McGuire and Mike Milbury discuss the rise in fighting in the NHL between periods during NBC’s Game of the Week.

  20. Today’s starting goalies – February 6th

    Feb 6, 2011, 2:12 PM EDT

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    Looking to see who’s starting today’s other two afternoon starts? We’ve got you covered.

  21. NHL Extra: Breaking down Penguins vs. Capitals

    Feb 6, 2011, 12:20 PM EDT

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    How do the Penguins and Capitals stack up with each other going into today’s game? We break it down for you by the numbers and give you your hookup to join us for NHL Extra during the game.

  22. Washington’s young goaltending thriving while offense struggles to find its way

    Feb 6, 2011, 11:20 AM EDT

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    While we know about how the Caps offense has struggled to get things done this year, their goaltending has been the unsung hero of the season.

  23. Penguins-Capitals Winter Classic rematch looks a bit different this time around

    Feb 5, 2011, 8:00 PM EDT

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    The Caps and Penguins are both bubbling over with success of late and considering how both teams were filled with superstars, injuries aren’t slowing the Pens down while the Caps stars are finally showing up.

  24. Afternoon shutouts: Sharks, Habs, and Ducks all roll in shutout fashion

    Feb 5, 2011, 6:09 PM EDT

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    Three afternoon games bring out three shutouts courtesy of the Sharks, Canadiens, and Ducks.

  25. Report: Evgeni Malkin to miss six months with knee injury

    Feb 5, 2011, 5:05 PM EDT

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    Wondering how long exactly Evgeni Malkin will be out of action? Some reports are saying it’ll be at least six months.

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