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  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. ESPN Magazine tabs Evander Kane in its ‘NEXT’ feature

    Dec 31, 2010, 7:30 PM EDT

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    ESPN Magazine named Evander Kane as its ‘NEXT’ important hockey player for 2011 and beyond.

  4. Today’s Starting Goalies – December 31st (late edition)

    Dec 31, 2010, 5:45 PM EDT

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    Here are the probable starters for tonight’s later games, from 8:00 pm ET and on.

  5. 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.

  6. NHL announces Winter Classic start time moved to 8 p.m.

    Dec 31, 2010, 4:57 PM EDT

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    The 2011 Winter Classic is getting delayed until 8:00 pm Saturday thanks to the threat of warm weather and rain.

  7. Today’s Starting Goalies – December 31st (early edition)

    Dec 31, 2010, 4:40 PM EDT

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    Here are the probable starting goalies for the 5,6 and 7 pm ET games. We’ll get you up to date with the other games later on.

  8. Pens forward Jordan Staal a game-time decision for Winter Classic

    Dec 31, 2010, 4:28 PM EDT

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    Pens phenom center Jordan Staal will be a game-time decision for the Winter Classic.

  9. Report: Winter Classic could be pushed back to prime time evening start

    Dec 31, 2010, 3:50 PM EDT

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    Nothing’s been confirmed yet, but it appears the Winter Classic will be played under the lights at Heinz Field.

  10. Around the Rink – New Year’s Eve edition

    Dec 31, 2010, 2:40 PM EDT

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    Here are previews of tonight’s nine games, which include some earlier than usual starts to accommodate people’s NYE plans.

  11. Fun with numbers for the 2011 Winter Classic

    Dec 31, 2010, 1:24 PM EDT

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    Let’s take at look of the most interesting numbers going into the 2011 Winter Classic.

  12. Video: Mario Lemieux, Peter Bondra star in Alumni game 5-5 tie

    Dec 31, 2010, 12:21 PM EDT

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    While the 2011 Winter Classic Game is a celebration of the modern era in Pittsburgh and Washington, the alumni game looked to the past. Perhaps it makes sense, then, that Mario Lemieux and Peter Bondra came up big just like old times.

  13. Five biggest factors for the 2011 Winter Classic

    Dec 31, 2010, 12:00 PM EDT

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    What are we looking out for in the Winter Classic tomorrow? We’ve got five things that make a lot of sense.

  14. Save of the Night – Duncan Keith for Marty Turco (December 30)

    Dec 31, 2010, 11:30 AM EDT

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    We once again decided to award the save of the night to a defenseman, as Duncan Keith bailed Marty Turco out after the puck moving goalie made a turnover.

  15. Goal of the Night: Steven Stamkos (December 30)

    Dec 31, 2010, 10:15 AM EDT

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    Carey Price had no hope of stopping Steven Stamkos during a penalty shot on December 30th’s goal of the night.

  16. Perception vs. Reality and Crosby vs. Ovechkin

    Dec 31, 2010, 9:00 AM EDT

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    While it’s easier to depict Crosby vs. Ovechkin as a wild man vs. a choir boy (or even good vs. evil), the truth is that both players are more complex than most expect.

  17. Riding the Zamboni – Thursday, December 30th (late edition)

    Dec 31, 2010, 8:00 AM EDT

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    Here are recaps of the two late games, with the Avalanche squeaking by the Oilers and the Flyers dominating the Kings.

  18. Riding the Zamboni – Thursday, December 30th (early edition)

    Dec 30, 2010, 11:33 PM EDT

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    Let’s take a look at four of tonight’s six games, featuring a fantastic performance by Steven Stamkos, goalie Cedrick Desjardins’ first NHL win and more.

  19. Weird hockey video of the day: Couple gets married during Thrashers game

    Dec 30, 2010, 10:28 PM EDT

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    Cynthia and David Pritchard decided to get married … during the first intermission of the Bruins-Thrashers game. Click “Read More” for the strange details.

  20. Canadian Press names Sidney Crosby its male athlete of the year

    Dec 30, 2010, 9:22 PM EDT

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    The Canadian Press handed Sidney Crosby its Lionel Conacher Award for the country’s best athlete of 2010, the third time he’s earned such an honor. Find out about is amazing year by clicking on “Read More.”

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