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Colorado Avalanche forward Nathan MacKinnon, the second-leading scorer in the NHL, will miss at least Thursday’s game with an upper-body injury. MacKinnon, who has 61 points, was hurt in the second period Tuesday on a hit from Canucks defenseman Alexander Edler. The 22-year-old center appeared to be favoring his left shoulder on the bench before
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Feb 1, 2018 Greg WyshynskiESPN In sports, there are champions. They’re quite happy, what with the celebrations and the historic achievements and all. Then there are teams that are defeated so others can win championships. Depending on the expectations, they’re either content to have had the opportunity, or miserable for having blown one. But then
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10:41 PM ET Greg WyshynskiESPN The NHL All-Star Weekend in Tampa, Florida, was, overall, a successful one. The 3-on-3 tournament continues to create memorable moments and competitive games. The revamped skills competition, while missing the “awe” factor of previous years, was entertaining, and actually allowed goalies to be more than props to the skaters. And
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Jan 30, 2018 Emily KaplanESPN When the 2018 Winter Olympics kick off in Pyeongchang, South Korea, next month, NHL players will not take part. It will mark the first time in 20 years that the league has not let players participate in the Games. Here’s the lowdown on where things stand and what to expect
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In what could spell the end of his illustrious NHL career, Jaromir Jagr has been placed on waivers by the Calgary Flames. The second-leading scorer in league history is on regular waivers, though one person told The Associated Press that if the 45-year-old Jagr clears, he will be placed on unconditional waivers Monday for the
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