Dallas Stars at Vegas Golden Knights
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December 10, 2018 - 7:02 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights know the importance of winning at home. Last season they went 29-10-2 on home ice during the regular season, en route to their remarkable run to the Stanley Cup Final. This year, once again, the defending Western Conference champions are taking advantage of...
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December 03, 2018 - 8:03 pm
SEA ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Things are going well enough that the NHL is ready to expand to Seattle and the salary cap keeps going up. But the league is still dealing with a few uncertain situations on the eve of what should be a slam-dunk expansion vote to bring Seattle into the fold. The Ottawa...
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November 30, 2018 - 4:26 pm
The NHL will soon have 32 teams if Seattle is approved as expected next week. An even balance between conferences. A cross-border rival for the Vancouver Canucks in the Pacific Northwest. Surely the league is done growing for a while? Maybe not. Two and a half years after voting to add a team in...
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Dallas Stars at Edmonton Oilers
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November 28, 2018 - 7:05 am
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Ken Hitchcock earned his first home victory as coach of the Edmonton Oilers against his former team. Oscar Klefbom scored his first goal of the season in overtime, leading Edmonton to a 1-0 victory over the Dallas Stars on Tuesday night. "In our division, I think that is...
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November 26, 2018 - 8:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Caught at a crossroads between a full-blown rebuild and a legitimate playoff push, the Philadelphia Flyers fired general manager Ron Hextall on Monday, the latest front-office leader to fail to win the franchise's first Stanley Cup in 44 years. The Flyers might not be done...
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November 20, 2018 - 11:38 am
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The Edmonton Oilers fired coach Todd McLellan on Tuesday and replaced him with Ken Hitchcock with hopes of reviving a team languishing in sixth place in the Pacific Division. McLellan was in his fourth season behind the Oilers' bench. The team missed the playoffs in two of...
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