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  1. Vote for the Save of the Week (March 7-13)

    Mar 15, 2011, 12:12 AM EDT

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    millergetty

    Who made the best save for the week of March 7-13th? The contestants are: Kari Lehtonen, Tuukka Rask, Dan Ellis, Brian Boucher, Cam Ward, Ondrej Pavelec and Lubomir Visnovsky (for Ray Emery).

  2. Chicago’s big guns best San Jose’s stars in 6-3 victory

    Mar 14, 2011, 11:28 PM EDT

    San Jose Sharks v Chicago Blackhawks

    The Blackhawks won their fifth home game in a row by beating the Sharks 6-3 thanks to their marquee players including Patrick Sharp, who assisted on four goals in the second period.

  3. Dustin Byfuglien might miss Atlanta’s important game against New Jersey on Tuesday

    Mar 14, 2011, 10:33 PM EDT

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    The second half of the 2010-11 season hasn’t been very friendly to Dustin Byfuglien (and the Thrashers by extension) and it might get even tougher as he could miss Tuesday’s game against the Devils.

  4. Tampa Bay chases Reimer from Leafs net, beat Toronto 6-2

    Mar 14, 2011, 10:10 PM EDT

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    Vincent Lecavalier, Steven Stamkos, Keith Aulie, Colby Armstrong, Joey Crabb

    The Lightning improved their chances of getting either the second or fourth seed in the playoffs while damaging the Maple Leafs’ playoff hopes in a 6-2 win.

  5. Vote for the Goal of the Week (March 7-13)

    Mar 14, 2011, 9:00 PM EDT

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    Alex Ovechkin

    Vote for the best goal for the week of March 7-13th. Contestants include: Alex Ovechkin, Erik Condra, Chris stewart, Torrey Mitchell, Pavel Datsyuk and Tyler Ennis.

  6. Mario Lemieux’s letter to Gary Bettman calls for teams to be held accountable for suspended players

    Mar 14, 2011, 8:41 PM EDT

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    While Gary Bettman’s five-point plan includes a vague suggestion to make coaches and teams more accountable for the actions of individual players, Mario Lemieux’s letter suggest specific fines for teams when someone receives a suspension.

  7. Gary Bettman introduces five-point plan to prevent, identify concussions; PHT dissects it

    Mar 14, 2011, 8:00 PM EDT

    Gary Bettman

    We dissect Gary Bettman’s five-point plan to reduce (and better identify) concussions.

  8. Desperate Wild get Clutterbuck, Stoner back tonight; Koivu a gametime decision

    Mar 14, 2011, 6:42 PM EDT

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    With the Wild desperate for goals and to stay in the playoff race, they get a potentially huge dose of good news for tonight’s game against Minnesota.

  9. Tonight’s starting goalies – March 14

    Mar 14, 2011, 6:40 PM EDT

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    Crawford_Corey

    Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s three games.

  10. Southeast Division Watch (March 14)

    Mar 14, 2011, 6:12 PM EDT

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    Vincent Lecavalier, Alex Ovechkin

    Every week, we’ll provide updates for each division’s outlook. The biggest contenders and/or closest races will receive the greatest amount of attention. Today, we take a look at the Southeast Division.

  11. ProHockeyTalk now available via NBC Sports Talk app for Android

    Mar 14, 2011, 5:42 PM EDT

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    Droid users can access ProHockeyTalk and all NBC Sports Talk sites via the NBC Sports Talk app for Android.

  12. Chris Pronger out 3-4 weeks after surgery on broken hand; Perfect timing or reason to worry?

    Mar 14, 2011, 5:17 PM EDT

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    Whether the timing works out well or not remains to be seen, but Chris Pronger will miss the next 3-4 weeks with a broken hand.

  13. Sidney Crosby speaks about his progress after his first skate since January

    Mar 14, 2011, 4:21 PM EDT

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    Sidney Crosby spoke today after skating for 15 minutes. It was the first time he’s skated since suffering a concussion against Tampa Bay on January 5.

  14. Marketing failure – Report: If NHL returns to Winnipeg, team won’t be named Winnipeg Jets

    Mar 14, 2011, 1:57 PM EDT

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    Eager for the return of the Winnipeg Jets? One way or another you might be waiting for a long time.

  15. Braden Holtby, Daniel Sedin, and Corey Perry named NHL Three Stars of the Week

    Mar 14, 2011, 1:24 PM EDT

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    78094_blackhawks_capitals_hockey

    A great week for rookie goalie Braden Holtby was rewarded as he was named the NHL number one star of the week.

  16. Red Wings activate Chris Osgood from injured reserve

    Mar 14, 2011, 11:46 AM EDT

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    Detroit Red Wings v Colorado Avalanche

    Jimmy Howard gets himself some help finally as Chris Osgood has been activated by the Red Wings.

  17. Save of the night: Lubomir Visnovsky saves Ray Emery’s day

    Mar 14, 2011, 11:30 AM EDT

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    Ray Emery made his first appearance on the ice since last February and thanks to Lubomir Visnovsky, he can say he didn’t allow a goal in his one period of relief work against Phoenix.

  18. Sidney Crosby skates for first time since missing 29 games with concussion (video)

    Mar 14, 2011, 10:55 AM EDT

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    Highly encouraging news today out of Pittsburgh where Sidney Crosby took to the ice for the first time since missing 29 straight games with a concussion.

  19. Around the rink – March 14; Sharks-Blackhawks highlight the night

    Mar 14, 2011, 10:15 AM EDT

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    Marian Hossa, Scott Nichol, Marc-Edouard Vlasic

    Three games highlight tonight’s NHL schedule and there’s none bigger than the Sharks visiting the Blackhawks in Chicago in another rematch of last year’s Western Conference final.

  20. Goal of the night: Tyler Ennis’ deke and destroy goal against Ottawa

    Mar 14, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT

    Tyler Ennis, Craig Anderson

    Tyler Ennis’ second goal of the game against Ottawa is memorable and not just because it allowed me to make a Metallica pun. Destroying a water bottle is pretty awesome too.

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