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Former Washington Capitals’ Coach Bryan Murray Passes Away

Photos: Washington Capitals Former Capitals coach Bryan Murray died today at the age of 74 after an extended battle with colon cancer. He was the head coach of the Capitals from 1981 to 1990, guiding them to their first playoff appearance and … Continue reading

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How the 2017-2018 NHL Schedule will be Configured with 31 Teams

The complete 2017-2018 NHL schedule will be announced in two weeks as part of the 2017 NHL Entry Draft festivities. With a new team in the mix, scheduling construction formulas have been modified in order to accommodate the odd-number of teams. … Continue reading

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Gary Bettman Highlights from the 2017 State of the League Address

Highlights from the 2017 NHL State of the League Address from Gary Bettman Continue reading

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Gary Bettman Reveals Schedule Highlights for Next Season

Photo: USATSI Gary Bettman met with reporters prior to Game 1 of the Stanley Cup finals to deliver his annual state of the game press conference. Bettman spoke about everything ranging from the Stanley Cup Finals matchup, the Olympics, and … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Says He’s Still Going to the Olympics

Yesterday the NHL announced that their players won’t be participating in the 2018 Winter Olympics. The announcement was met with much criticism from fans and players alike. Alex Ovechkin has made it known that he will represent his country in … Continue reading

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NHL Won’t Participate in 2018 Olympics, League Announced

ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images The NHL will not participate in the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. The league decided to make the announcement today so it doesn’t overshadow the playoffs. 

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Kevin Shattenkirk Suspended for Two Games

Kevin Shattenkirk has been suspended for two games. The newly-acquired defenseman had a phone hearing with the NHL’s Department of Player safety this afternoon after charging Kings defenseman Kevin Gravel during Saturday’s 4-2 loss. 

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What’s the Fouss? The NHL Needs to Get Rid of the “Bye Week”

Are bye weeks a good thing for the NHL players? Continue reading

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What’s the Fouss? The NHL Could Learn Some Things From the NFL

Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images The Super Bowl is one of the biggest sports events of the year.  Last Sunday night, the NFL delivered one of its best Super Bowls in history. In the United States, football is the most popular sport.  … Continue reading

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Ovechkin and Gartner Receive Top 100 Honor

The stars were all on hand, but not the type that would initially come to mind when you’re at an awards show in Hollywood. This was no Grammys or Oscars. Instead it was the stars of hockey, both past and … Continue reading

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