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Consensus NHL Power Rankings – Week Three

Our consensus NHL power rankings for week three of the NHL season. We have included Neil Greenberg’s Washington Posts power rankings that uses a different format for ranking. * See below chart for Greenberg’s explanation To get our consensus point …

Sabres’ Reinhart returned to junior hockey

BUFFALO — Sam Reinhart‘s time with the Buffalo Sabres this season has ended. The Sabres returned the 6-foot-1, 185-pound center, the second pick of the 2014 NHL Draft, to his junior team, the Kootenay Ice of the Western Hockey League, …

Five questions about tonight’s 10-game NHL schedule

The Sabres had only 10 shots on Tuesday. (John E. Sokolowski, USA TODAY Sports) There’s a busy schedule tonight with 10 games. Five questions: Will the Sabres rebound from their 10-shot effort? They certainly didn’t look good on Tuesday against …

NHL watching, but Thomas Vanek’s agent reiterates client is in no criminal trouble

News Local Nation World Science Investigators Traffic Weather Obituaries Minnesota Topics Local North Metro West Metro South Metro East Metro Minneapolis St. Paul Your Voices Blogs + Columns Minnesota Topics Sports Vikings / NFL Twins / MLB Wolves / NBA …

NHL Three Stars: Hossa goes 1000; Stamkos snipes; MacKinnon (finally) scores

 No. 1 Star: Marian Hossa, Chicago Blackhawks Chicago winger notched his 1,000th point as part of a one goal, one assist night in Chicago’s 5-4 shootout win over Ottawa. Finished second amongst Hawks forwards with 20:37 of ice-time. No. 2 Star: …

NHL star Thomas Vanek link alleged in betting case

Thomas Vanek(Photo: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports) A bookmaker pleaded guilty Thursday to laundering a $230,000 gambling debt — a payment his attorney said was made with a New York Islanders check. That payment — apparently a salary check that was …

Fantasy Hockey: Hot Waiver Wire Pickups-10/30/14

If you are one of the dedicated NHL fans who are all in on fantasy hockey, you know the importance of keeping a fluid roster.  If you are a fantasy hockey newbie, it’s critical to realize that besides your superstars …

Blackhawks’ Hossa reaches 1000 points with goal

Chicago Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa reached 1,000 NHL points with a third-period goal against the Ottawa Senators on Thursday. Hossa scored with 6:10 remaining in regulation to give the Blackhawks a 4-3 lead. Chicago won 5-4 in a shootout. Hossa …

NHL: 4 things to know for Thursday night

The NHL sees two big battles on Thursday night. On the Canadian front, the Montreal Canadiens, one of the league’s top teams, finish up their Western road swing against the surging Vancouver Canucks. The Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings visit …

Staying in NHL is best for Reinhart’s future

Sam Reinhart has much to prove as an NHL player, but give the kid credit for this much: He already has mastered the art of politely answering questions without providing any real insight. Then again, what was the rookie center …