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CSN Chicago 31 mins ago

Where does Patrick Kane rank among Hart Trophy candidates for 2017-18 season?

Patrick Kane is among the Hart Trophy candidates for the 2017-18 season, but what are his early odds to reclaim the title?The 28-year-old Blackhawks star
Denver Post 2 hours ago
Avalanche signs college free agent Dominic Toninato

Avalanche signs college free agent Dominic Toninato

The Avalanche failed to entice defenseman Will Butcher of the NCAA champion Denver Pioneers to sign with the team, but it did agree to terms with forward Dominic Toninato of the runnerup Minnesota-Duluth Bulldogs.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch 3 hours ago
Judge gives comptroller deadline in Blues owners' lawsuit

Judge gives comptroller deadline in Blues owners' lawsuit

Green says her authority to not sign the financing agreement comes from Article XV, Section 2, of the city charter, which states the comptroller "shall preserve the credit of the city." However, her critics note the full language appears to…
FOX Sports 4 hours ago

Coming home: Cullen picks Wild for 21st NHL season

The Minnesota Wild and center Matt Cullen have agreed to a one-year, $1 million contract, bringing him back to his home state for a 21st season in the NHL.
St. Paul Pioneer Press 4 hours ago
Matt Cullen signs one-year contract with Wild

Matt Cullen signs one-year contract with Wild

Matt Cullen isn’t quite ready to hang up the skates. After months of deliberation, Cullen has decided put off retirement and sign a one-year deal with the Minnesota Wild, a source confirmed to the Pioneer Press. The deal is worth $1 million. A native of Virginia, Minn., the 40-year-old Cullen has played the past two […]
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 5 hours ago

Matt Cullen to join Wild, will play 20th NHL season

The native Minnesotan has won three Stanley Cups, and will turn 41 in November.
Blues hockey ownership takes St. Louis comptroller to court over financing

Blues hockey ownership takes St. Louis comptroller to court over financing

Darlene Green has refused to sign the agreement saying it would hurt the city's credit rating.
Denver Post Aug 15, 2017
Lunch Special: Colorado Avalanche live chat with Mike Chambers

Lunch Special: Colorado Avalanche live chat with Mike Chambers

The Denver Post's Mike Chambers answers questions about the Colorado Avalanche and Denver Pioneers hockey team in this Lunch Special live chat. Mobile users, if you don't see the live chat, tap here.
Lunch Special: Where did the Avalanche go wrong with Will Butcher?

Lunch Special: Where did the Avalanche go wrong with Will Butcher?

The Denver Post's Mike Chambers answered questions Tuesday about the Colorado Avalanche and Denver Pioneers hockey team in this Lunch Special live chat. Here are some highlights.
Denver Post Aug 15, 2017
Will Butcher to reject Avalanche, visit with Devils, Sabres, Golden Knights

Will Butcher to reject Avalanche, visit with Devils, Sabres, Golden Knights

Will Butcher, the Hobey Baker Award-winning defenseman from the University of Denver, will begin speaking with at least three NHL teams Wednesday when he intends to become an unrestricted free agent, according to a source.
Winnipeg Free Press Aug 15, 2017
Hnidy heading to Vegas to become Golden Knights TV analyst

Hnidy heading to Vegas to become Golden Knights TV analyst

Shane Hnidy, the former NHL defenceman who has carved out an excellent career as a hockey analyst on Winnipeg Jets broadcasts, is heading for the bright lights of Las Vegas. Hnidy ......

It’s Minnesota Wild day at PHT

Is another letdown coming for Bruce Boudreau and the Wild?
CSN Chicago Aug 14, 2017

Hawk Harrelson tells Eddie Olczyk to 'stay strong' in message of support

Last week, Blackhawks analyst Eddie Olczyk announced he had been diagnosed with colon cancer.The news of his diagnosis shook the hockey world and many
Chris Kuc / Chicago Tribune Aug 14, 2017

Jeremy Roenick goes on Twitter rant about 'disrespectful' Marshawn Lynch, unrest in Charlottesville

Former Blackhawks star and current NBC studio hockey analyst Jeremy Roenick took to Twitter on Monday to give his thoughts on Marshawn Lynch sitting during the national anthem and also the unrest in Charlottesville, Va. — with a little North Korea thrown in for good measure. The first tweet from...
Chris Kuc / Chicago Tribune Aug 14, 2017

NHL Network ranks the top wings: What they got right and wrong

It may be the dog days of summer, but it’s never too early to think hockey. The NHL Network ranked the Top 20 wingers in the game today and, not surprisingly, the Blackhawks’ Patrick Kane was No. 1. On the list revealed Sunday, Kane topped a group that was followed by Nikita Kucherov, Brad Marchand,...

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    Butcher has talks with 5 NHL teams since becoming free agent

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    Artemi Panarin

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  • Zach Parise

    Zach Parise

    Wild news: Parise says he ‘stunk’; Kaprizov signs 3-year KHL deal

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    Vladimir Tarasenko

    Blues are locked into many salaries, but mostly in a good way

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