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  1. Derek Roy out 4-6 months with torn quad tendon

    Dec 24, 2010, 1:54 PM EST

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    Derek Roy’s season is as close to over as it can be after suffering a torn quad tendon that will put him on the shelf for 4-6 months.

  2. Why tonight’s Penguins-Capitals showdown is huge for Washington

    Dec 23, 2010, 6:26 PM EST

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    Tonight’s Pens-Caps match up might be just one game, but for the Capitals it’s their chance to prove that their slump and hard times are truly behind them.

  3. Lightning goalie Mike Smith to miss 2-3 weeks with knee injury

    Dec 23, 2010, 5:34 PM EST

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    The Lightning are going to have to make do without goalie Mike Smith for at least a couple weeks. Dan Ellis better be ready.

  4. Evander Kane comes to Boston as a coincidental conquering hero

    Dec 23, 2010, 3:37 PM EST

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    Tonight marks the first time Evander Kane has come to Boston since knocking out Penguins agitator Matt Cooke with one punch last season. Will they remember?

  5. Around the rink – Thursday, December 23rd

    Dec 23, 2010, 2:53 PM EST

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    With no games happening on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day, the NHL is unleashing the beast tonight with 13 games highlighted by a Winter Classic preview showdown in Washington.

  6. With MacLean out in New Jersey, why Jacques Lemaire all over again?

    Dec 23, 2010, 11:43 AM EST

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    Why Jacques Lemaire? And what does Devils captain Jamie Langenbrunner make of all this? We speculate promptly.

  7. Devils fire coach John MacLean; Jacques Lemaire set to return as interim head coach

    Dec 23, 2010, 10:47 AM EST

    John MacLean

    Something had to give in New Jersey and this time it was John MacLean. Devils bring back an old friend to take over.

  8. 24/7’s second episode shows us Bruce Boudreau might actually have a handle on things

    Dec 23, 2010, 8:00 AM EST

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    The latest episode of HBO’s 24/7 shows us that Bruce Boudreau seems to have a better handle on the locker room while the Caps don’t seem to handle criticism all too well.

  9. Three things to watch for on tonight’s episode of 24/7

    Dec 22, 2010, 7:00 PM EST

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    The next episode of HBO’s 24/7 Penguins/Capitals Road to the Winter Classic is on the way tonight and we’ve got some ideas on what to look out for.

  10. Around the rink – Wednesday, December 22nd

    Dec 22, 2010, 5:55 PM EST

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    Another night with a Western Conference showdown featuring the Red Wings. This time they deal with the Canucks.

  11. Martin Brodeur not interested in jumping off of Devils sinking ship

    Dec 22, 2010, 3:57 PM EST

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    If you think 38 year-old Martin Brodeur might want to get out of New Jersey to play for a winner this year, think again.

  12. After another waffle throwing incident, the Leafs should stop worrying and learn to love the waffle

    Dec 22, 2010, 1:34 PM EST

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    After another discouraging Leafs game, the waffles rained down again in Toronto. Perhaps it’s time for some Dr. Strangelove treatment for Toronto.

  13. Video: Episode one of 24/7 Penguins/Capitals Road to the Winter Classic

    Dec 22, 2010, 11:35 AM EST

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    Here it is, the full first episode of HBO’s 24/7 to help you better get ready for episode two tonight. Yes, it’s censored so you can watch it at work or with your kids.

  14. Team USA names their 22-man World Junior Championships roster

    Dec 22, 2010, 11:05 AM EST

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    USA Hockey has announced the 2011 World Junior Championships roster they’ll go to battle with in Buffalo looking to repeat as gold medal winners.

  15. Save of the night: Ryan Miller robs fellow American Bobby Ryan

    Dec 22, 2010, 10:30 AM EST

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    Ryan Miller showed that he plays no favorites when it comes to making saves as he stole one away from fellow American Bobby Ryan.

  16. Goal of the night: Andrew Gordon’s first NHL goal sealed with a kiss

    Dec 22, 2010, 10:09 AM EST

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    Andrew Gordon was so happy to get his first NHL goal that he could kiss Marcus Johansson for setting him up for it.

  17. Riding the Zamboni – Tuesday, December 21st

    Dec 22, 2010, 3:20 AM EST

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    Could the Avalanche keep their streak going? Would the Sharks be able to stomp out the Oilers? Hop on the Zamboni and find out.

  18. ProHockeyTalk welcomes Mike Milbury to the family

    Dec 21, 2010, 3:11 PM EST

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    We here at ProHockeyTalk are happy to welcome NBC hockey analyst Mike Milbury on board to the family.

  19. ProHockeyTalk now available at the iPhone app store

    Dec 21, 2010, 1:10 PM EST

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    Oh yes, oh yes, oh yes… You can find us on your iPhone at any time now.

  20. Paul Stastny returns to Colorado lineup tonight vs. Montreal

    Dec 19, 2010, 2:55 PM EST

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    As if the Avalanche needed more offense, they get Paul Stastny back tonight.

  21. Roman Polak set to return to Blues defense

    Dec 19, 2010, 2:25 PM EST

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    The Blues defense corps are virtually back to normal now that Roman Polak is off of injured reserve.

  22. Senators Ryan Shannon will donate his brain to science for concussion study

    Dec 19, 2010, 1:30 PM EST

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    Ottawa’s Ryan Shannon is doing something noble to aid science in studying what happens to your brain after concussions.

  23. Around the rink – Sunday, December 19th

    Dec 19, 2010, 11:45 AM EST

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    Chris Osgood

    Questions lie ahead today in the NHL and, as always, the answers should be fascinating. Can the Capitals snap their eight game losing streak? Can Chris Osgood win his 400th game? Can the Avalanche score on Carey Price? Can the Kings pick up wins on back-to-back nights? All will be revealed. All times are Eastern.…

  24. Blues avoid injury disaster, Erik Johnson returns to the lineup tonight

    Dec 18, 2010, 5:49 PM EST

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    After avoiding a major injury scare with his surgically repaired right knee, Blues defenseman Erik Johnson returns to action tonight.

  25. Former Blue Jackets forward Espen Knutsen gets closure with family of Brittanie Cecil

    Dec 18, 2010, 5:12 PM EST

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    It’s been eight years since Brittanie Cecil was killed by an errant puck in Columbus. Now, both her family and the player whose stick the shot came off of have peace.

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