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Casino Lobby: NHL Is ‘Breaking The Las Vegas Dam’

Las Vegas is getting a NHL team, a major accomplishment for a city that has been shunned by the major professional sports leagues up until very recently. The American Gaming Association, the casino industry’s top lobbying group in Washington D.C., …

Steven Stamkos: Steven Stamkos’ new deal worth $68 million

Steven Stamkos’ newly signed deal with the Tampa Bay Lightning is an eight-year, $68 million contract.In other words, Stamkos will come with a $8.5 million annual cap hit moving forward, up from $7.5 million annually during his previous five-year deal. …

NHL Rumors: Avs, Bruins, Offer Sheets, Islanders and Oilers

On the Colorado Avalanche … James Mirtle: Sounding like the Avalanche have something brewing. On the Boston Bruins … Joe Haggerty: The Bruins are still considering offer sheeting Jacob Trouba, but they may be having second thoughts about doing it …

NHL Rumors: Lucic, Okposo, Maple Leafs and Blackhawks

On Milan Lucic … Frank Seravalli: The Oilers appear to the be the front-runners for Milan Lucic. Believe that Stars owner was part of a group that traveled to talk to Lucic. On Kyle Okposo … Shaun Starr: According to …

NHL Rumors: Minnesota Wild and Ottawa Senators

On the Minnesota Wild … Michael Russo of the Star Tribune: The Sabres and Red Wings missed out on Steven Stamkos and may now look free agent winger Kyle Okposo. The Wild are among the teams are interested in Okposo. …

NHL Rumors: Philadelphia Flyers, and David Backes

On the Philadelphia Flyers … Sam Carchidi of the Philadelphia Inquirer: Don’t expect the Flyers to be signing any big named free agents. Flyers GM Ron Hextall will be looking for bargain free agent forwards. David Backes, Andrew Ladd, and …

NHL Trade Rumors: Latest on Cam Fowler, Kevin Shattenkirk and More

While the huge trade between the Montreal Canadiens and Nashville Predators involving P.K. Subban and Shea Weber dominated the news Wednesday, per SportsCenter, there are several more legitimate trade possibilities as the NHL approaches the free-agency signing period on Friday. …

NHL free agency rumors: Steven Stamkos re-signing with Lightning adds wrinkle

While the Devils were busy acquiring Taylor Hall from the Edmonton Oilers for Adam Larsson, there was plenty of other action across the NHL on a crazy Wednesday afternoon. Along with the Montreal Canadiens sending P.K. Subban to the Nashville Predators …

DAY 4: What should Las Vegas’ NHL expansion team be called? — POLL – Las Vegas Review

That wasn’t a difficult round. About an hour after the polls opened Wednesday, it was clear you wanted Scorpions to face off against Hitmen in round three of our NHL “naming.” Maybe you like the silly names? Well, you’re in …

Tape II Tape NHL Podcast: Reacting to Subban, Hall trades

Down Goes Brown: Defending the craziest half hour in NHL history | 5 hours ago Article source: http://www.sportsnet.ca/hockey/nhl/tape-ii-tape-nhl-podcast-reacting-subban-hall-trades/