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Oddsmakers name Ovechkin the favorite for the ‘Rocket’ Richard Trophy – CSN Mid

Trending Now Rob Kelley downplays gifting Xbox to young fan Mark Packer really likes direction Durkin is taking Maryland Alex Ovechkin reflects on a “hard year” Does Alex Ovechkin really like Sidney Crosby? Ovechkin: It’s time to forget about it …

Unconventional stats Fantasy Hockey owners should monitor

Doug Greenberg, RotoWire Special to Yahoo Sports The typical fantasy hockey league on Yahoo rewards skaters for contributing in the categories you’ve come to expect: goals, assists, plus-minus, power-play points and the like. But it’s also one of few fantasy sites …

NHL News: Waivers, Senators, Hurricanes, Rangers, Devils, Bruins, Wild, Stars and, Kings

On Waivers … Pierre LeBrun: Players put on waivers yesterday: Kenneth Agostino – Boston Bruins, Ville Pokka – Chicago Blackhawks and Duncan Siemens – Colorado Avalanche. On the Ottawa Senators … Ian Mendes: The Senators and goaltender Craig Anderson agreed …

Watch: Top NHL prospect Rasmus Dahlin scores first goal of SHL season

Rasmus Dahlin is currently the consensus top prospect for the next NHL Draft and his 2017-18 campaign is off to a strong start. The defenceman scored his first goal of the season for Frolunda HC Saturday in Swedish Hockey League …

Hischier top preseason choice for Calder Trophy

Hischier allayed any doubts and impressed his coaches during the preseason with seven points (four goals, three assists) and 11 shots on goal in four games. His intelligence in finding space, and his speed and willingness to be an effective …

NHL players pick between Crosby, McDavid as world’s best player

Who is the best player in the NHL? While the debate among fans can continue without an end in sight, the argument is much clearer among players in the league. The Associated Press recently asked 30 of the top NHL …

Olympics could be hot topic in next round of NHL CBA talks

Going to the Olympics was a life-changing experience for T.J. Oshie, a shootout star for the United States against Russia in Sochi. Oshie and dozens, if not hundreds, of NHL stars are disappointed they won’t get a chance to do …

Preseason Buzz: Parise out again for Wild

  Parise to sit again for Wild The Minnesota Wild will dress a lineup close to what they’ll use on opening night when they play their final preseason game against the Dallas Stars at Xcel Energy Center on Saturday – …

5 things learned from Sept. 29 preseason games

Barzal bidding to stay with Islanders Center Mathew Barzal is making a strong case to begin the season with the New York Islanders. The No. 16 pick in the 2015 NHL Draft leads the Islanders with six points (three goals, …

NHL preview: If goaltending gets better, Jets could be ready for showtime

This is part of our series of season previews for the seven Canadian-based NHL teams. Published previews: Edmonton Oilers, Toronto Maple Leafs, Calgary Flames, Montreal Canadiens. Winnipeg Jets 2016-17 record: 40-35-7 (87 points), 5th in Central Division, missed playoffs Key off-season additions: G …