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5 years post-lockout, 5 years left on CBA

Consider this point the midlife crisis of the NHL CBA (collective bargaining agreement) established following the last lockout. And ...
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Anthem-booing fans complicate NHL kneeling debate

P.K. Subban spent seven seasons serving the NHL’s most notorious national anthem-booing fan base. His current coach, Nashville’s ...
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Hockey after the hurricane: Life off the ice in Florida

Editor’s note: It goes without saying that the Pucks and Recreation staff, like the rest of America, works, ...
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Wait 20 years to gauge NHL China Games effect

The NHL China Games, conducted this past Thursday and Saturday, come two years after Andong Song broke ice ...
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Quebec City’s chance to reset the tone

The Videotron Centre clearly does not want to just be for the Quebec Remparts. That was how its ...
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Ducks made Anaheim its own sports city

Before any forms of the Mighty Ducks were conceived, Southern California novelist T Jefferson Parker established an authoritative ...
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Can pro hockey emulate MLB’s Little League World Series initiative?

While no concrete data is readily available, it is a safe bet USA Hockey’s national tournaments produce more ...
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NHL FAs a blessing or burden for 2018 Olympics?

It should not come as a surprise when anyone concludes that the men’s hockey portion of the 2018 Winter Olympics is ...
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Faith in Sin City

For their inaugural TV broadcast tandem, the Vegas Golden Knights tabbed a play-by-play announcer whose NHL tenure began ...
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The benefits of brand novelty

Harrison Browne could become to women’s hockey what Tim Tebow was to football earlier this decade. But with ...