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  1. Video: Sean Bergenheim’s hot run makes him the latest unexpected playoff hero

    May 16, 2011, 5:15 PM EDT

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    Sean Bergenheim

    Sean Bergenheim’s goal scoring surge makes him the latest player to earn a star-making playoff run out of nowhere. This post looks at his run along with other memorably unexpected streaks and includes a great Versus video on that topic.

  2. Could the Lightning’s enforcer-free system put them at risk against the Bruins?

    May 16, 2011, 4:42 PM EDT

    Tampa Bay Lightning v Boston Bruins - Game One

    The Bruins bullied the Lightning once it was clear Tampa Bay could win Game 1. While Boston’s actions generates debate for fines and suspensions, there’s also the question: do the Lightning suffer without a true enforcer?

  3. Flames make it official: Jay Feaster is their general manager

    May 16, 2011, 3:23 PM EDT

    Ken King

    The Flames removed the “interim” from Jay Feaster’s job title today, making him the team’s full-fledged GM.

  4. Report: Atlanta Spirit,True North negotiating deal; Thrashers could relocate to Winnipeg

    May 16, 2011, 2:47 PM EDT

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    At least some of the rumors are true: an Atlanta Journal-Constitution report confirms that the Atlanta Spirit ownership group is negotiating with True North. If the two sides come to an agreement, the Thrashers’ move to Winnipeg could become very close to a reality.

  5. Video: Hockey Central previews Lightning-Bruins Game 2

    May 16, 2011, 2:15 PM EDT

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    Dwayne Roloson, Brett Clark

    Jeremy Roenick and Keith Jones break down Game 2 between the Lightning and Bruins.

  6. Update: Flames sign Curtis Glencross to four-year, $10.2M deal

    May 16, 2011, 1:34 PM EDT

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    Calgary Flames v Vancouver Canucks

    We now know the terms of the new Curtis Glencross deal. The Flames signed the forward to a four-year, $10.2 million contract. Read this post for a salary cap outlook.

  7. Patrice Bergeron returns to practice, doesn’t participate in contact drills

    May 16, 2011, 1:11 PM EDT

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    While a Game 2 return is extremely doubtful, Patrice Bergeron took another solid step forward in his recovery by practicing today. He didn’t participate in contact drills, though.

  8. Finnish fans celebrate 2011 World Championships gold by getting naked

    May 16, 2011, 12:40 PM EDT

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    Sweden v Finland - 2011 IIHF World Championship

    Finnish fans celebrated their team’s 6-1 gold medal win over Sweden by … getting naked?

  9. Five Thoughts: Breaking down some goodies from Canucks-Sharks Game 1

    May 16, 2011, 12:03 PM EDT

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    Henrik Sedin, Daniel Sedin

    We’ve got some thoughts on sagging third period efforts, diving, and the Sedins getting the breakout game they needed right off the bat.

  10. Report: Calgary Flames sign Curtis Glencross to multi-year deal

    May 16, 2011, 11:37 AM EDT

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    Curtis Glencross

    The terms haven’t been revealed yet, but the Flames re-signed forward Curtis Glencross to a multi-year deal with a no-movement clause.

  11. Family, friends and fans say goodbye to Derek Boogaard at Xcel Center

    May 16, 2011, 12:36 AM EDT

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    Two Wild fans organized an informal Derek Boogaard memorial service at Xcel Energy Center Sunday night. Family, teammates and about 350 Wild fans assembled to remember the beloved enforcer.

  12. Canucks dominate third period, take 1-0 series lead over Sharks with 3-2 win

    May 15, 2011, 11:30 PM EDT

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    Henrik Sedin, Daniel Sedin

    The Canucks wore down the Sharks in the third period to take a 3-2 win and 1-0 series lead. This post recaps that exciting game.

  13. Video: Ryan Kesler matures and takes his game to a higher level

    May 15, 2011, 10:12 PM EDT

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    Canucks Hockey

    Ryan Kesler’s star status is now undeniable, but he’s taken quite a journey to get to this point. Versus put together a great video look at how he went from a solid but occasionally self-destructive pest into a full-fledged star.

  14. 2011 IIHF World Championships: Finland tops Sweden for gold, Czechs take brozne

    May 15, 2011, 8:54 PM EDT

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    Sweden v Finland - 2011 IIHF World Championship

    Finland took its second ever IIHF World Championships gold medal with a 6-1 win against Sweden while the Czech Republic foiled Russia for the bronze.

  15. Five players with most to prove in Western Conference finals

    May 15, 2011, 7:25 PM EDT

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    Roberto Luongo

    With the Western Conference finals kicking off tonight featuring a pair of teams with players that have a lot to prove, there are five that have a lot more pressure to win than the others.

  16. Report: Flyers and Coyotes discussed a Jeff Carter-Ilya Bryzgalov trade

    May 15, 2011, 4:30 PM EDT

    Jeff Carter

    Reportedly the Coyotes and Flyers discussed a deal that would’ve solved mutual needs with Jeff Carter and Ilya Bryzgalov switching places. Should the Flyers be looking at Bryzgalov as a free agent?

  17. Video: Keith Jones and Jeremy Roenick preview San Jose-Vancouver Game 1

    May 15, 2011, 3:07 PM EDT

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    Antti Niemi, Mason Raymond

    Tonight sees the Western Conference finals get under way from Vancouver as the Canucks face off with the San Jose Sharks. While the Sharks are coming off a legendary seven game series against Detroit, the Canucks have had a lot of time comparatively to prepare for the conference finals. San Jose will look to keep…

  18. Should the NHL do anything about Bruins’ late-game message-sending?

    May 15, 2011, 2:09 PM EDT

    Tampa Bay Lightning v Boston Bruins - Game One

    Should the NHL step in and do something about the Bruins’ late-game rough stuff against Tampa Bay that saw both Milan Lucic and Nathan Horton receive misconducts?

  19. Should Tyler Seguin see more ice time in Game 2?

    May 15, 2011, 11:15 AM EDT

    Tyler Seguin

    Bruins rookie forward Tyler Seguin played in his first ever NHL playoff game in Game 1 against Tampa Bay. He contributed big in small minutes. Should he be seeing more ice time?

  20. If Atlanta moves to Winnipeg, how should the NHL realign the divisions?

    May 15, 2011, 10:30 AM EDT

    Detroit Red Wings v Phoenix Coyotes - Game Four

    If the Atlanta Thrashers are bought and moved to Winnipeg, the NHL will have to figure out a realignment plan sending one Western Conference team to the Eastern Conference. But who should go?

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