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  1. Todd Bertuzzi prepares to form next ‘two kids and a goat’ line in Detroit

    Sep 20, 2011, 8:38 PM EDT

    Detroit Red Wings v San Jose Sharks

    Todd Bertuzzi hopes to adjust to a new role on the third line alongside youngsters Darren Helm and Justin Abdelkader. Some are calling the combination of an aging vet and two 24-year-old forwards the next version of the “two kids and a goat” line from about a decade ago.

  2. Shocking news: Preseason hockey more popular in Toronto than regular season baseball

    Sep 20, 2011, 6:55 PM EDT

    Senators Maple Leafs Hockey

    Stunning news out of Toronto that shows how a preseason hockey game outdrew a regular season baseball game in attendance. If you’re actually stunned, you need to check yourself.

  3. Ice conditions for Capitals-Predators game in Baltimore look awfully dangerous

    Sep 20, 2011, 4:57 PM EDT

    Baltimore ice

    The ice conditions in Baltimore for tonight’s preseason game between Washington and Nashville appear to be awfully dangerous.

  4. Board of Governors meeting: Conditionally approve goal modifications, talk realignment

    Sep 20, 2011, 4:03 PM EDT

    Gary Bettman

    The NHL Board of Governors are gathered and they’re busy making slight adjustments to what’s going on with the goal and they’re also busy talking about realignment for next season.

  5. Dustin Byfuglien facing four charges for intoxicated boating

    Sep 20, 2011, 2:13 PM EDT

    Dustin Byfuglien

    The long arm of the law has officially grabbed Dustin Byfuglien as he’ll face four charges for boating under the influence in Minnesota.

  6. NHL makes its official-unofficial return to Winnipeg tonight

    Sep 20, 2011, 12:37 PM EDT

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    Winnipeg Jets Training Camp

    It’s just a preseason game and it’s just against the Columbus Blue Jackets, but the first NHL game featuring the hometown team since 1996 will be played in Winnipeg tonight.

  7. Brotherly battle: Schenn and Kessel brothers to face off against each other tonight

    Sep 20, 2011, 10:39 AM EDT

    Luke Schenn, Keith Aulie, Phil Kessel

    It’s all in the family tonight in Toronto as two sets of brothers, the Kessels and Schenns, will square off against each other in preseason action.

  8. How shallow nets worked in their test run in Toronto-Ottawa preseason game

    Sep 20, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT

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    Jonas Gustavsson

    Shallow nets are a potential change coming to the NHL, and we got our first look at them during last night’s Leafs-Senators game. So how did they work? We’re diggin’ them.

  9. Eric Staal feels horrible about brother Marc’s struggle with concussion recovery

    Sep 20, 2011, 12:46 AM EDT

    Marc Staal, Eric Staal

    When Marc Staal suffered his concussion that’s slowing him down in training camp this fall, it was his brother Eric that made it happen and he’s not feeling well about it.

  10. Pluses and minuses of tonight’s preseason action

    Sep 19, 2011, 11:25 PM EDT

    Senators Maple Leafs Hockey

    Some thoughts on tonight’s preseason tilts including praise for Sens prospect Jared Cowen, Panthers prospect Jonathan Huberdeau, and more.

  11. While Kings wait on Doughty, their goaltending looks way more than solid

    Sep 19, 2011, 9:54 PM EDT

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    Jonathan Quick

    The Kings are busy sweating things out negotiating with Drew Doughty, but one area they won’t have to worry about is in goal with Jonathan Quick and Jonathan Bernier.

  12. Ottawa Senators let fans pick their goal song, opens door to be trolled by rivals

    Sep 19, 2011, 8:01 PM EDT

    Chad Kroeger, Nickelback

    The Ottawa Senators are trying to do right by their fans in letting them choose the team’s goal song for the season. That only opened the door for things to go horribly wrong.

  13. Andrew Cogliano hopes for big changes, Corey Perry shoots for more of the same next season

    Sep 19, 2011, 6:39 PM EDT

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    Corey Perry

    Andrew Cogliano wants to turn his career around while Corey Perry hopes for the status quo next season with the Ducks.

  14. Mike Danton becomes an unlikely hero as he helps teammate survive seizure

    Sep 19, 2011, 5:01 PM EDT

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    Mike Danton became an unlikely hero as he helped save a Swedish league teammate Marcus Bengtsson, who went into a seizure after suffering a late hit.

  15. Zdeno Chara leaves practice early with leg injury

    Sep 19, 2011, 4:06 PM EDT

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    Zdeno Chara

    Zdeno Chara left a Bruins scrimmage early after a puck hit the inside of his left leg. The team is calling the injury a leg contusion at the moment.

  16. Dallas Stars sale takes next step in bankruptcy court

    Sep 19, 2011, 3:35 PM EDT

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    The Stars’ first day in bankruptcy court confirmed that they can function as usual. Click “Read More” to find out the next steps in the process to sell the team.

  17. Something (or someone) has to give as Drew Doughty negotiations remain stalled

    Sep 19, 2011, 2:45 PM EDT

    Los Angeles Kings v Detroit Red Wings

    Even as training camp is underway, neither the Kings nor Drew Doughty’s representatives are budging. The longer this goes on, the worse everyone looks – so who should be the one to give in a bit first?

  18. Panthers-Predators double-header among four games to open the preseason

    Sep 19, 2011, 11:24 AM EDT

    Mike Weaver, Marcel Goc, Anders Lindback

    Four games – including a double feature between the Panthers and Predators – mark the beginning of the NHL’s 2011-12 preseason today.

  19. Sean Bergenheim hopes to continue playoff momentum and help Panthers break their slump

    Sep 19, 2011, 9:30 AM EDT

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    Sean Bergenheim

    Sean Bergenheim thinks that he can maintain his playoff breakthrough pace, but the numbers don’t really support his claim. In other Panthers news, the team is still debating which player should be their next captain.

  20. Tim Thomas has a new goal for 2011-12: the Hart Trophy

    Sep 19, 2011, 8:00 AM EDT

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    NHL Awards Portraits

    Tim Thomas accomplished just about everything a goalie could imagine last year, so one cannot help but wonder how he can top it. How about winning the Hart Trophy, then?

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