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Will Carolina Really Sell Its Stars?

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The Carolina Hurricanes are having another rough season. For a few seasons now fans in Raleigh have had to hear the same refrain of weak optimism: there’s young talent on deck, management is willing to spend, and better times lie ahead. But through coaching changes, strong draft picks, and a few years of waiting, the Canes just don’t seem to have gotten much better. Despite having played nearly .500 hockey of late, Carolina rests in seventh place in the division with a losing record (as of the time of this writing) of 16-17-7.
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Ron Hextall nails it on NHL Draft weekend

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The Philadelphia Flyers look like a completely different team after the NHL draft this weekend. Here is an analysis of the changes facing the Flyers next season, and what we can expect next.

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Kings acquire Milan Lucic in blockbuster 4-player trade

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On Friday, June 26th, the Boston Bruins shipped cornerstone forward Milan Lucic to the Los Angeles KingsĀ for Martin Jones, a 2015 1st-round pick (D Jakub Zboril) and Colin Miller. (more…)

Five teams set to benefit from the rising NHL salary cap

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On June 23rd, 2015, the NHL announced the salary cap will rise for the 2015-16 season from $69-million to $71.4-million. Here are five teams in particular who stand to benefit from the increase and why.

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Is Kyle Okposo on the trade block?

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Having moved their first round pick to acquire Thomas Vanek in October 2013, New York Islanders GM Garth Snow has hinted that he may be willing to move some players of value in order to improve their draft order next week.

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Los Angeles Kings: Road to the 2014 Stanley Cup

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After defeating California (San Jose Sharks and Anaheim Ducks), the Los Angeles Kings defeated the defending Cup Champions, the Chicago Blackhawks, and with a 3-2 double overtime win, the Kings defeated the New York Rangers to win their second Stanley Cup in three seasons in front of a standing STAPLES Center crowd.

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Buffalo Sabres Prepare for big NHL Draft

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While the excitement of the NFL draft consumed sports fans this weekend, the Buffalo SabresĀ continue to work toward rebuilding their roster as they prepare for the NHL draft. (more…)