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  1. Isles GM Snow furious over Tavares injury; calls IOC, IIHF ‘a joke’

    Feb 20, 2014, 4:12 PM EDT

    garthsnowgetty

    “They want all the benefits from NHL players in Olympics and don’t want to pay when our best player gets hurt.”

  2. Bettman: ‘Our game is better’

    Feb 20, 2014, 12:07 PM EDT

    BettmanMichaels

    NHL commish explains to Al Michaels why the NHL is a superior product to the Olympic game.

  3. Here are your Olympic semifinal matchups

    Feb 19, 2014, 3:07 PM EDT

    SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 19: Teemu Selanne #8 of Finland skates during the Men's Ice Hockey Quarterfinal Playoff against Russia on Day 12 of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics at Bolshoy Ice Dome on February 19, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.

    We got a pair of old gold medal rematches ahead of us.

  4. Once again, Finns ‘find a way’ to achieve Olympic success

    Feb 19, 2014, 10:44 AM EDT

    SelanneGranlund

    Three-time medalists continue to get it done.

  5. Kopecky will miss rest of Olympics after head hit

    Feb 17, 2014, 1:33 PM EDT

    Slovakia forward Tomas Kopecky is checked by a trainer in the first period of a men's ice hockey game against Slovenia at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

    It’s a big blow for Slovakia and more bad news for the Florida Panthers.

  6. Selanne on loss to Canada: ‘We realized we can beat these guys’

    Feb 16, 2014, 5:45 PM EDT

    Teemu Selanne

    They earned a bye into the quarterfinals despite injuries.

  7. Slovenia’s Kovacevic suspended for Kopecky headshot, will miss U.S. game

    Feb 16, 2014, 7:12 AM EDT

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    SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 15: Sabahudin Kovacevic #86 of Slovenia skates during the Men's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A game on day eight of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Bolshoy Ice Dome on February 15, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.

    Kopecky might be done for the tournament.

  8. Report: Barkov could miss 4-6 weeks with knee injury

    Feb 15, 2014, 4:47 PM EDT

    Aleksander Barkov

    He might be shutdown for the remainder of the season.

  9. Kopecky absorbs hard hit to head, Slovenian player faces hearing

    Feb 15, 2014, 9:32 AM EDT

    Slovakia forward Tomas Kopecky is checked by a trainer in the first period of a men's ice hockey game against Slovenia at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

    The Panthers, who have already lost Barkov, are waiting on a medical update.

  10. Suomi setback: Finland loses Barkov (lower body) for Olympics

    Feb 15, 2014, 8:43 AM EDT

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    Barkov

    Huge blow for a team already without the services of Valtteri Filppula and Mikko Koivu.

  11. Undefeated Finland still underdogs vs. Canada, says head coach Westerlund

    Feb 14, 2014, 3:35 PM EDT

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    SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 14: Olli Maatta #3 of Finland celebrates with teammates after a goal in the third period against Norway during the Men's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group B game on day seven of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 14, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.

    How much does two blowouts against lower ranked teams mean?

  12. Barkov eager to play alongside ‘idol’ Selanne

    Feb 12, 2014, 9:02 AM EDT

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    LAKE PLACID, NY - AUGUST 07: Aleksander Barkov #16 of Team Finland skates against Team Sweden at the USA hockey junior evaluation camp at the Lake Placid Olympic Center on August 7, 2012 in Lake Placid, New York. Team Sweden defeated Finland 8-2. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

    Selanne’s NHL career got started before he was born.

  13. Panthers will probably get back Barkov tonight

    Feb 1, 2014, 1:13 PM EDT

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    NEWARK, NJ - JANUARY 11: Aleksander Barkov #16 of the Florida Panthers waits in an NHL hockey game against the New Jersey Devils at Prudential Center on January 11, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. The Devils won 2-1. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

    Florida might also reinsert Erik Gudbranson into its lineup.

  14. Barkov (knee) returns to Panthers practice, could play soon

    Jan 31, 2014, 8:06 PM EDT

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    barkovagetty

    Tuesday seems likely, with an outside chance for Saturday.

  15. Panthers take Kopecky off IR, place Barkov on it

    Jan 28, 2014, 6:48 PM EDT

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    aleksanderbarkovgetty

    No Shawn Matthias or Erik Gudbranson tonight, either.

  16. Panthers’ Barkov suffers lower-body injury, won’t return Tuesday

    Jan 21, 2014, 8:27 PM EDT

    barkovagetty

    The second pick of the 2013 NHL Draft is banged up.

  17. Team Finland will feature Selanne one last time

    Jan 7, 2014, 9:24 AM EDT

    Teemu Selanne #8 of the Anaheim Ducks at American Airlines Center on February 8, 2013 in Dallas, Texas.
(February 7, 2013 - Source: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images North America)

    Saku Koivu didn’t make the cut though.

  18. Mackinnon is 5/2 favorite to win Calder

    Jan 6, 2014, 4:35 PM EDT

    Nathan MacKinnon #29 of the Colorado Avalanche skates against the Anaheim Ducks during preseason action at Pepsi Center on September 18, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. The Ducks defeated the Avalanche 2-1.
(September 17, 2013 - Source: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images North America)

    And did you see the goal he scored Saturday?

  19. Panthers’ rookie Barkov suffers lower-body injury

    Dec 5, 2013, 11:01 PM EDT

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    Florida Panthers v Tampa Bay Lightning

    Expectation is that he’ll be OK.

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