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  1. Five Questions with Mike Milbury

    Jan 4, 2011, 7:00 PM EDT

    Mike Milbury

    NHL on NBC’s Mike Milbury answers five big questions this week including his thoughts on Alex Ovechkin and the Capitals from the Winter Classic.

  2. Around the rink – Monday, January 3rd

    Jan 3, 2011, 6:01 PM EDT

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    Los Angeles Kings v Phoenix Coyotes

    A pair of marquee match-ups highlight the schedule with Chicago going to L.A. and Boston facing Toronto to renew their hateful rivalry.

  3. Martin Brodeur a part-time starting goalie? It could happen

    Jan 3, 2011, 4:38 PM EDT

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    Martin Brodeur is apparently open to splitting starting duties with Johan Hedberg in New Jersey. Is this the beginning of the end for an NHL all-time great?

  4. Jonathan Toews returns to Blackhawks lineup tonight

    Jan 3, 2011, 1:59 PM EDT

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    Jonathan Toews makes his return to the Chicago lineup tonight when they take on the Kings.

  5. Semyon Varlamov named NHL number one star of the week

    Jan 3, 2011, 1:33 PM EDT

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    What else does a goalie who shined in the Winter Classic need to make his week even better? Being named the NHL’s number one star probably works.

  6. With a crowded crease the Flyers opt to put Michael Leighton on waivers

    Jan 3, 2011, 12:35 PM EDT

    Philadelphia Flyers v Los Angeles Kings

    How do you thank a goalie for taking you to the Stanley Cup finals just last season? You waive him, of course.

  7. Penguins tough guy defenseman Deryk Engelland signs three-year extension

    Jan 3, 2011, 11:02 AM EDT

    Toronto Maple Leafs v Pittsburgh Penguins

    As a rookie this year, Deryk Engelland has been able to knock out some of the league’s top fighters, and the Penguins are rewarding him for it with a contract extension.

  8. Goal of the night: Evander Kane scores while sitting down

    Jan 3, 2011, 10:15 AM EDT

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    Sometimes when you’re watching Evander Kane play hockey, it looks like he’s playing flying the seat of his pants. It makes sense that he’d score a goal from that position.

  9. Save of the night: Jonas Hiller’s incredible glove save on Jack Skille

    Jan 3, 2011, 9:15 AM EDT

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    Jonas Hiller

    If you want to know who was mostly responsible for the Ducks beating Chicago last night, Jonas Hiller’s save of the night should be all the info you need.

  10. Riding the Zamboni – Sunday, January 2nd

    Jan 3, 2011, 1:11 AM EDT

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    Feeling let down the day after the Winter Classic? Don’t feel so bad, there’s still hockey and tonight the Flyers broke a really long losing streak. Come, ride the Zamboni.

  11. Team USA and Team Canada to face off in World Junior Championships semifinals

    Jan 2, 2011, 8:59 PM EDT

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    2011 IIHF World U20 Championship - Day Five

    After beating Switzerland in the quarterfinals, Team Canada gets their rematch with Team USA with a shot at the gold medal on the line.

  12. Winter Classic post game reactions to Washington’s 3-1 win over Pittsburgh

    Jan 2, 2011, 12:56 AM EDT

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    Alex Ovechkin

    What were both teams saying after tonight’s incredible 3-1 Capitals win in the Winter Classic? Strap in.

  13. Caps take a 2-1 lead after two periods, Sidney Crosby leveled on questionable hit

    Jan 1, 2011, 10:13 PM EDT

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    Business picked up in the second period of the Winter Classic, setting the stage for an explosive third.

  14. Winter Classic Video: John Erskine and Mike Rupp drop the gloves in the first period

    Jan 1, 2011, 9:56 PM EDT

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    You’ve heard about it and now you’ll see it: John Erskine and Mike Rupp have a legendary Winter Classic fight.

  15. Video: Winter Classic ceremonial puck drop with Mario Lemieux, Jerome Bettis, and Franco Harris

    Jan 1, 2011, 9:40 PM EDT

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    See video from this evening’s ceremonial puck drop before the start of the 2011 Winter Classic

  16. Winter Classic: Erskine-Rupp fight highlights a scoreless first period

    Jan 1, 2011, 8:59 PM EDT

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    After a scoreless first period, a heavyweight fight between John Erskine and Mike Rupp steals the show.

  17. Winter Classic ice guru Dan Craig has this evening’s hardest job

    Jan 1, 2011, 7:55 PM EDT

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    The ice conditions will be a huge story tonight and the NHL’s Dan Craig is the man in charge of making it work.

  18. Photo fun: Fans bring big league tailgating to the NHL at the Winter Classic

    Jan 1, 2011, 7:19 PM EDT

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    One thing the NFL and NHL shared on this day at Heinz Field is one great pre-gaming ritual.

  19. Who needs to win the Winter Classic more?

    Jan 1, 2011, 3:00 PM EDT

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    2011 NHL Winter Classic Practice

    With these two rivals squaring off and with them both near the top of the Eastern Conference, who needs a win more? We break it down.

  20. Jordan Staal will make season debut tonight at Winter Classic

    Jan 1, 2011, 11:38 AM EDT

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    2011 NHL Winter Classic Practice

    Penguins forward Jordan Staal will make his season debut at the Winter Classic tonight.

  21. Riding the Zamboni – New Year’s Eve hangover edition

    Jan 1, 2011, 9:48 AM EDT

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    Cory Schneider

    Time for a little hair of the dog. Hop on the Zamboni to recap last night’s action.

  22. 2011 Winter Classic moment of zen: Heinz Field under the lights

    Jan 1, 2011, 12:01 AM EDT

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    2011 Winter Classic Logo

    One single photo tonight helps set the tone for what tomorrow night’s Winter Classic will be like. Enjoy it and Happy New Year everyone.

  23. Blackhawks sign 2009 first round pick Dylan Olsen

    Dec 31, 2010, 9:30 PM EDT

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    The Blackhawks signed 2009 first round draft pick Dylan Olsen to a three-year entry-level contract as college hockey suffers another pro defection.

  24. Canadiens trade Maxim Lapierre to Anaheim for Brett Festerling

    Dec 31, 2010, 8:30 PM EDT

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    Maxim Lapierre wanted out of Montreal after not getting the playing time he was looking for. Consider that wish granted.

  25. What happens if weather interferes with Winter Classic mid-game?

    Dec 31, 2010, 5:44 PM EDT

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    What happens if weather interferes with the Winter Classic mid-game? The NHL has you covered with some interesting solutions.

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