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The Wilke Weekly | The most exciting first lines in the NHL - FanRag Sports (blog)


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The Wilke Weekly | The most exciting first lines in the NHL
FanRag Sports (blog)
Now that NHL teams are only a month away from training camps, most rosters are nearly set. While there may be some shuffling if a prospect particularly impresses, the top line of every team is just about locked. Heading into 2017-18, there are a few ...

Leon Draisaitl becomes one of NHL's top earners - Deutsche Welle


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Leon Draisaitl becomes one of NHL's top earners
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According to Canadian sports broadcaster TSN, this will make him the 10th-highest earner this coming season, with a salary equal to that of Tampa Bay Lightning captain Steve Stamkos. "For me, it was never a question of going anywhere else or signing ...
Oilers sign Leon Draisaitl to 8-year, $68M extension CBC.ca
Oilers sign center Leon Draisaitl to 8-year extension FOXSports.com
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Coyotes' Clayton Keller ranks No. 1 in ESPN's NHL prospect rankings - Arizona Sports


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Coyotes' Clayton Keller ranks No. 1 in ESPN's NHL prospect rankings
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By Arizona Sports | August 16, 2017 at 5:55 pm ... Fellow Coyotes center Dylan Strome ranked sixth on Pronman's rankings, which only includes prospects who have not played 25 games or more in any NHL season or more than 50 total in their career.

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Will Butcher, College Hockey's Top Player, Is NHL Free Agent After Not Signing With Avalanche - Sports Illustrated


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Will Butcher, College Hockey's Top Player, Is NHL Free Agent After Not Signing With Avalanche
Sports Illustrated
Defenseman Will Butcher is attracting plenty of interest on his first day as an NHL free agent since college hockey's top player turned down an opportunity to sign with the Colorado Avalanche. The former University of Denver player had discussions with ...

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Butcher Has Talks With 5 NHL Teams Since Becoming Free Agent - U.S. News & World Report


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Butcher Has Talks With 5 NHL Teams Since Becoming Free Agent
U.S. News & World Report
College hockey's top player is an NHL free agent after Butcher allowed a deadline to pass without signing with the Colorado Avalanche. The Avalanche selected Butcher in the fifth round of the 2013 draft and had until Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017, to sign the ...
Will Butcher to reject Avalanche, visit with Devils, Sabres, Golden Knights The Denver Post

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Las Vegas radio group tells employees not to cover new NHL expansion team - SB Nation


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Las Vegas radio group tells employees not to cover new NHL expansion team
SB Nation
Employees of CBS Radio-operated stations in Las Vegas have been told not to discuss the Vegas Golden Knights on air or social media despite the new NHL expansion team being the city's first major professional sports franchise, reports KLAS-TV's Ron ...
NHL's Golden Knights ride into Whitefish Daily Inter Lake
New NHL team Las Vegas Golden Knights hold clinic in Whitefish MontanaSports
2017-18 team-by-team NHL season outlook: Previewing the Vegas Golden Knights CBSSports.com
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Coming home: Cullen picks Wild for 21st NHL season - FOXSports.com


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Coming home: Cullen picks Wild for 21st NHL season
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Matt Cullen could have easily called it a career at age 40 after winning consecutive Stanley Cups with the Pittsburgh Penguins. That's what he and everyone around him expected him to do, but his body bounced back strongly enough this summer from the ...
Cullen heads home to Wild for 21st NHL season Meadville Tribune
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He's back: Former Spud Matt Cullen returning to Minnesota for 20th NHL season INFORUM
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Hockey mom Celine Dion dances in Golden Knights jersey - NHL.com


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Hockey mom Celine Dion dances in Golden Knights jersey
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Celine Dion is a world-class singer, but apparently hockey brings out the dancer in her. The music icon and hockey mom was spotted cutting loose at her 16-year-old son Rene-Charles Angelil's game for the Nevada Storm on Tuesday. Tweet from ...

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Is Kansas City a viable NHL expansion location? - Yahoo Sports


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Is Kansas City a viable NHL expansion location?
Yahoo Sports
... recent round of NHL expansion. Portland has many of the same geographic and demographic advantages as Seattle, without having about a dozen other sports entertainment options draining the bank accounts of prospective fans. They're on the radar, too ...
NHL would consider Kansas City for expansion, but big hurdles remain Kansas City Star

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NHL: Players under contract in minors can't go to Olympics - FOXSports.com


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NHL: Players under contract in minors can't go to Olympics
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Not only will Sidney Crosby, Connor McDavid, Auston Matthews and most of the best hockey players in the world not be going to the Olympics, neither will anyone on an NHL contract. The league has decided that players with active NHL contracts, even ...
Confused outrage over NHL Olympics boycott Yahoo Sports

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