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New York Daily News 53 mins ago
The Score: Sports needs Moore events like this one

The Score: Sports needs Moore events like this one

More professional athletes should follow Dominic Moore’s lead. The Rangers center’s third annual Smashfest charity event in Toronto on Thursday night not only raised $140,000, more than doubling its total to $270,000 since 2012.

Caps Insider: After time in Nashville, Joel Ward brings unique outlook on new Capitals Coach Barry Trotz

Joel Ward’s fourth head coach in four seasons happens to be an old friend, so when the forward arrived at the team’s practice facility for its annual offseason blood drive on Saturday afternoon, he came as the unofficial liaison for Barry Trotz, the player who best knows what makes the new bench boss tick. Read full article >>

After time in Nashville, Joel Ward brings unique outlook on new Capitals Coach Barry Trotz

Joel Ward’s fourth head coach in four seasons happens to be an old friend, so when the forward arrived at the team’s practice facility for its annual offseason blood drive on Saturday afternoon, he came as the unofficial liaison for Barry Trotz, the player who best knows what makes the new bench boss tick. “I […]

Why do the Edmonton Oilers keep spending picks on second-tier forwards in mediocre leagues?

2014 Edmonton Oilers prospects: Evan Campbell, Liam Coughlin, Aidan Muir The three remaining forwards who didn’t make the cut for our top-30 prospects lists all have one thing in common: incredibly unremarkable results in incredibly unremarkable leagues in their draft …
Calgary Herald 3 hours ago
Free agent Mark Cundari signs new deal with Flames

Free agent Mark Cundari signs new deal with Flames

Mark Cundari is the latest of the Calgary Flames’ restricted free agents to sign on the dotted line. The Woodbridge, Ont., native agreed to a one-year (two-way) pact Saturday morning — following the team’s deals with Joe Colborne and Joni Ortio this week.
Los Angeles Times 3 hours ago

For actor Patrick Dempsey, racing cars is nearly a full-time job

Actor Patrick Dempsey has no plans to leave his leading role on the television series "Grey's Anatomy," but Dempsey's commitment to racing cars only keeps growing.
CSN Washington 5 hours ago

How will Caps fill their final roster spot?

With the signing of Nathan Walker the Capitals now have 49 contracted players, one shy of the NHL limit.

Neely, Glavine have two-sport bond

As a child, Boston Bruins president and Hockey Hall of Famer Cam Neely played baseball. He was a left-handed pitcher and played until he was 16. He jokes that he was never involved in any hockey-style fights on the diamond, but he did smash a few batting helmets in his day. During his hockey career with the Bruins, Neely always followed baseball. He was a fan of pitching and paid attention to a local kid pitching in the major leagues named Tom Glavine.
Calgary Herald 17 hours ago
Ortio plans on making Flames roster

Ortio plans on making Flames roster

To the surprise of no one, he’s flat-out dismissing it.
Calgary Herald 18 hours ago
Flames sign first-round pick Bennett

Flames sign first-round pick Bennett

The other general manager, well, that’s kind of what he would like to see, too.
Vancouver Sun 18 hours ago
Canucks’ top pick Jake Virtanen breaks news of his own signing on Twitter

Canucks’ top pick Jake Virtanen breaks news of his own signing on Twitter

If he doesn't make it in the NHL, Jake Virtanen may have a future in journalism.
The Province 18 hours ago
Canucks sign hometown boy Jake Virtanen to his entry level contract

Canucks sign hometown boy Jake Virtanen to his entry level contract

Before the Vancouver drafted him, Jake Virtanen said his dream was to play for the Canucks. He’s one symbolic step closer after inking his entry level deal and making it official via Twitter Friday.
Los Angeles Times 19 hours ago

Up next for the Sparks: Saturday at Seattle

SPARKS AT SEATTLE STORM

Panthers and F Hayes go to salary arbitration

Young wing had career-high 11 goals last seasonThe Panthers and restricted free agent Jimmy Hayes were unable to come to terms so the two parties will settle their dispute at a hearing in front of a neutral arbitrator next week in Toronto, according to a source.
CSN Washington 20 hours ago

Washington Capitals’ Top 25 impact players: No. 21 Connor Carrick

As part of our summer countdown series, Chuck Gormley breaks down his Top 25 impact players for the Washington Capitals, No. 21: Connor Carrick.

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    Free agent Mark Cundari signs new deal with Flames

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