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4hJoe McDonald

McDonald: Original Six teams use past to guide future

Original Six teams have found important ways to keep their rich history alive by employing former players as ambassadors.

Kings get wild win over Rangers in OT (1:10)
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2dScott Burnside

Burnside: Latest Team USA roster projections

Some players are locks to make the Team USA roster for the 2016 World Cup of Hockey. Others, not so much. Here's what we think the team will look like come next September.

Maple Leafs prospect scores crazy goal (0:49)
What is the locker room like at trade deadline? (1:39)
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Waivers list for Feb. 12, 2016

With the Avalanche adjusting as they prepare for the Western Conference playoff chase, the following player was placed on waivers.

#LevyAndMelrose: Art and science of shot-blocking (3:09)
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Waivers list for Feb. 11, 2016

The following players cleared waivers Thursday and are now eligible to be sent to the minors.


Victoria Matiash gives NHL DFS tutorial

Anita Marks chats with ESPN NHL fantasy analyst Victoria Matiash to get a tutorial in how to play daily fantasy NHL. She breaks down each position and highlights sleepers to watch for.

Seguin: Big trades are a confidence boost (2:04)
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1dCraig Custance

How hosting the NHL draft affects decisions

How will Chicago's hosting the 2017 NHL draft influence Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman's decisions? Plus, notes from around the league and mailbag.

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2dCraig Custance

Phaneuf could be the missing piece for Senators

Craig Custance looks closer at the Senators' acquisition of Dion Phaneuf and writes why it could be the move to push them into the postseason.

Lundqvist, Rangers blank Penguins (0:49)
13-year-old Dylan Larkin shows off hockey skills (0:52)
Bergeron: Guys try not to think about trade deadline (1:42)
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Hockey Today: Cory Schneider filling Devils' net

Cory Schneider talks taking over the net for the Devils after Martin Brodeur, plus Scott Burnside, Pierre LeBrun and Craig Custance break down the Dion Phaneuf trade.

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Waivers list for Feb. 10, 2016

As teams seek flexibility ahead of the Feb. 29 trade deadline, the following players were placed on waivers Wednesday.

Inside the NHL: Dirtier game, bubble players for World Cup and more trades or fewer? (13:02)
Top 3 plays of the week (1:43)
Melrose on Brodeur: When you get the rules changed, you're pretty special (0:56)
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Top 20 trade targets

Craig Custance ranks the 20 most impactful players that could be traded before the Feb. 29 NHL trading deadline, including Lightning forward Jonathan Drouin and Islanders defenseman Travis Hamonic.


Ridiculous between-the-legs goal

Joseph Blandisi showed some splendid stick-handling and scored a nifty goal.


Amazing goal in Ontario Hockey League

London Knights center and Maple Leafs prospect Mitchell Marner put everyone on skates with his sick moves ... even though his opponents were already on ice.