Ben Scrivens

Who’s going to win the Maurice Richard Trophy?

It wasn’t long ago that Alex Ovechkin looked primed for his seventh Maurice Richard Trophy.<p>The Great 8 was consistently notching goals and keeping a …

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North Americans in KHL: ‘I can’t believe that just happened’

Ben Scrivens keeps trying to figure out what he is doing wrong.<p>And it has nothing to do with playing hockey.<p>Every once in a while in the Kontinental …

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Injuries, sadly, are story of Martin Hanzal’s career

Earlier today, PHT’s Adam Gretz pondered the disconnect between the Dallas Stars’ solid-but-unspectacular on-ice results and their often-splashy work …

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The Buzzer: Taking care of business

When you look on the schedule and see contenders facing teams that are already thinking of the draft and of summer vacations, it’s tempting to pencil …

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Blue Jackets heating up at right time

The Columbus Blue Jackets have been baffling for some time now, and they might have pushed John Tortorella to the edge recently, making him wonder if …

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2018 Olympic Men's Bronze Medal Preview

One of the two teams who will be competing for the 2018 Olympic bronze medal was anticipated to do this well. It is no real shocker that they have …

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Canada takes Olympic bronze after beating Czech Republic 6-4

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — The Canadians made sure they aren’t going home from the Olympics empty-handed, even after missing out on a third …

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Canada, Russians get dream draw to reach gold-medal game

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Informed Germany had upset top-seeded Sweden and would be Canada’s semifinal opponent, Eric O’Dell’s unfiltered …

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Rangers trade Michael Grabner to Devils

<b>Be sure to visit NBCOlympics.com and NBC Olympic Talk for full hockey coverage from PyeongChang.</b><p>The New York Rangers signaled that they’re still open …

Pekka Rinne

The Latest: Czech star Ledecka secures rare Olympic double

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):<p>12:40 a.m.<p>Ester Ledecka of the Czech Republic won the second leg of an unprecedented Winter Olympics double, taking the gold medal in snowboarding's parallel giant slalom to pair with her surprise skiing …

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Woe, Canada: Germany ousts Canada 4-3

<b>Be sure to visit NBCOlympics.com and NBC Olympic Talk for full hockey coverage from PyeongChang.</b><p>GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Canada’s topsy-turvy …

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Rangers react to management ‘throwing in the towel’

<b>Be sure to visit NBCOlympics.com and NBC Olympic Talk for full hockey coverage from PyeongChang.</b><p>Earlier this month, New York Rangers management …

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The Buzzer: Rinne hits 300, glorious Gaudreau, Matthews scare

<b>Be sure to visit NBCOlympics.com and NBC Olympic Talk for full hockey coverage from PyeongChang.</b><p><b>Players of the Night:</b><p>Mathew Barzal continues to …

Pekka Rinne

Suddenly, goaltender Kevin Poulin is the man for Team Canada

GANGNEUNG — After five years of kicking around the New York Islanders, another year in and out of Calgary, a bad year in the KHL, one game in the …

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Goalie Ben Scrivens (shoulder, collarbone) day-to-day for Canada

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea -- Canada goaltender Ben Scrivens is day-to-day with a shoulder and collarbone injury, though the team's general manager is …

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Ice Hockey: Canada edge Finland 1-0 to get to semis

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) - Maxim Noreau scored the only goal as Canada beat Finland 1-0 on Wednesday to win a spot in the semi-final round of the Olympic men's ice hockey tournament.<p>For Canada, defending gold medalists, it is their third straight appearance in the Olympic semi-finals and …

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Canadian men’s hockey team reaches quarterfinals with win over motley Korea | The Star

“That’s a team my whole life I’ve cheered for, as a kid. Obviously, we’d like the outcome to be a little bit different. I feel pretty good about my …

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Cam Talbot, furious with overturned goal, launches expletive-laden tirade

<i>Be sure to visit NBCOlympics.com and NBC Olympic Talk for full hockey coverage from PyeongChang</i><p>Cam Talbot wasn’t too happy after losing to the bottom …

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Should Miles Wood be suspended after boarding Vladislav Namestnikov? (Video)

<b>Be sure to visit NBCOlympics.com and NBC Olympic Talk for full hockey coverage from PyeongChang.</b><p>He won’t have much of a defense, it would seem.<p>New …

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Nathan MacKinnon set for return after eight-game layoff

<i>Be sure to visit NBCOlympics.com and NBC Olympic Talk for full hockey coverage from PyeongChang</i><p>Nathan MacKinnon declared himself fit on Saturday.<p>And …

Nathan MacKinnon

No NHL players means more mistakes and goals at Olympics

<b>Be sure to visit NBCOlympics.com and NBC Olympic Talk for full hockey coverage from PyeongChang.</b><p>GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Hockey is a game of …

Ryan Donato

Olympic streak over as Canada loses to Czechs in shootout

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — The Czech Republic rallied twice to hand the Canadian men's hockey team its first Olympic loss in eight years Saturday, riding goaltender Pavel Francouz to a 3-2 win in a shootout.<p>Canada had won 11 consecutive games at the Olympics — the first 10 with NHL players — …

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How did Team Canada do in 3-2 shootout loss? 'Real good' is a stretch, coach

When he coached in Vancouver, Willie Desjardins was referred to by some of the local wags as "Real Good" Willie.<p>The 1977 Montreal Canadiens? "Real good."<p>The fourth-line of the Phoenix Coyotes? "Real good."<p>Nuclear annihilation? "Real good."<p>So how was Canada against the Czech Republic on Saturday in …

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Olympic hockey game between Canada and Czech Republic goes to a shootout (HIGHLIGHTS)

Twenty years after Canada lost to the Czech Republic in a shootout in Nagano, it happened again.<p>Except this was totally different.<p>We're just going to …

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Scrivens will start vs. Switzerland

Team Canada head coach Willie Desjardins confirmed that goaltender Ben Scrivens will start Game 1 against Switzerland.<p>Willie Desjardins confirms Ben …

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Plenty of former Habs in PyeongChang

MONTREAL - Although NHL players may not be taking part in the 2018 Games in PyeongChang, men's Olympic hockey rosters are dotted with several former …

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Team Canada still a work in progress as Olympic hockey tournament opens

GANGNEUNG, Korea, Republic Of — More than a few Canadians are wondering what the NHL-less Team Canada will be like at the Pyeongchang Olympics.<p>Head …

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