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2018 Canadiens Top 25 Under 25: #11 Jacob de la Rose

De la Rose took a step forward last season, but it might not be enough to raise our expectations for the centreman.Many believed the 2017-18 season …

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Speculation: Oilers interested in Scottie Upshall for a PTO

With training camp about a month away and holes still left to be plugged, I heard a rumour from a couple of different sources that I trust that the …

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Bryan Berard, top pick in '95 draft, files concussion-related lawsuit against NHL

Former NHL defenseman Bryan Berard has joined a large number of his fellow ex-players in their fight with the league over the issue of concussions …

Ice Hockey

Chicago Blackhawks’ 2 Trades Far Worse Than Saad-Panarin Deal

August is always a good time for random NHL hot takes — since nothing of note is going on in the league — so let’s look at one involving a recent …

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BATTALION BREAKDOWN: Riley Nash

<i>Battalion Breakdown is a closer look at the Blue Jackets' past season from a numerical standpoint, starting with the highest jersey number and</i> …

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Monsters Community Fund Donates 500 Youth Hockey Helmets to Monsters Certified Learn to Play Programs

<b>Monsters further ‘Grow the Game’ in Northeast Ohio by making equipment available to new players, providing safety information alongside University</b> …

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Vegas' Karlsson looking to prove breakout year was 'no fluke'

Vegas Golden Knights forward William Karlsson believes he can replicate last season's success and ink the lucrative contract he desires.<p>After …

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Sixteen College Players Become Unrestricted Free Agents

At midnight last night, sixteen college players drafted by NHL teams became unrestricted free agents after failing to sign an entry-level contract. …

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Columbus Blue Jackets 18-19 Prospects Expectations: Calvin Thurkauf

The Columbus Blue Jackets 2016 7th Round pick has put in the work this offseason. Will it pay off for Calvin Thurkauf this year?<p>The first season in …

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Mark Letestu signs PTO with Panthers

Former Oiler, Mark Letestu has signed a professional tryout with the Florida Panthers. After being traded by the Oilers to the Nashville Predators at …

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Blues Prospect Walman’s Roller Coaster Season & Future Outlook

St. Louis Blues prospect Jake Walman had a roller coaster 2017-18 season to say the least. Walman played for the Vegas Golden Knights and New Jersey …

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The Vancouver Canucks won't be on NBC this year

There are two factors that usually get an NHL team exposure on U.S. broadcaster NBC’s television schedule: location and success.<p>Teams in big …

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2018 CBJ Top 25 Under 25: #14 Dean Kukan

Welcome to the second day of our Top 25 Under 25 countdown here at The Cannon! Thanks to the more than 120 of you who participated in our reader …

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Alex Ovechkin, who is definitely not on the Florida Panthers, skates at the Florida Panthers IceDen

Washington Capitals captain <b>Alex Ovechkin</b> is continuing to ramp up his training for next season.<p>We’ve previously covered Ovechkin at the beach …

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2018-19 Preview: Part 4

<b>Washington Capitals</b><p>2017-18 Finish: 49-26-7 record, won the Stanley Cup<p>Noteworthy Gains: None<p>Noteworthy Losses: Jay Beagle, Philipp Grubauer<p>Biggest …

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Columbus Blue Jackets: Markus Nutivaara 2018-2019 Season Expectations

Markus Nutivaara is beginning to show himself as the 7th round steal of the 2015 NHL draft. Coming off an impressive sophomore campaign, the Columbus …

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Columbus Blue Jackets Play on National TV Twice: So What?

The Columbus Blue Jackets will only be on national television twice in the 18-19 season.<p>It’s not like this should come as a surprise. The Columbus …

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Columbus Blue Jackets Headline Stars and Stripes Showdown

Three Columbus Blue Jackets players headline the Stars and Stripes Showdown that will honor the legacy of Jim Johannson.<p>Earlier this year, USA Hockey …

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Could Pontus Aberg be the next William Karlsson?

When it’s said that William Karlsson came out of nowhere, it’s barely an exaggeration. What else do you call it when a player goes from scoring 6 …

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ProHockeyTalk’s NHL free agency tracker

<i>The NHL’s off-season is under way and with free agency beginning July 1 there will be plenty of action this summer. Check back here for all of the</i> …

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NHL News & Notes: Postma, Sekera & More

Today’s news brings Paul Postma signing in the KHL, a recap on Andrej Sekera’s unfortunate injury and the list of players and coaches who will take …

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Paul Berthelot - How the Blue Jackets can get more national coverage

Fans of smaller market teams, all they seem to want is some attention for their team from national news outlets. NBCSN released their schedule on …

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Fourteen Players Added to Stars & Stripes Showdown Roster

The group includes <b>Patrick Kane</b> (Chicago Blackhawks), <b>Craig Anderson</b> (Ottawa Senators), <b>Johnny Gaudreau</b> (Calgary Flames), <b>Seth Jones</b> (Columbus Blue …

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Monsters Announce New Start Time for Pair of Saturday Home Games

<b>2018-19 Promotional Schedule to be released on Tuesday, Aug. 28.</b><p><b>Single Game Tickets go on sale Wednesday, Aug. 29 at Noon.</b><p>The <b>Cleveland Monsters</b>, …

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Columbus Blue Jackets: Texier’s Final Season in Finland?

The Columbus Blue Jackets top 2017 NHL Draft pick is entering his (hopefully) final season in Finland.<p>Alexandre Texier is the highest drafted …

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CBJ 2018-19 Single Game Tickets Go On Sale Friday, August 24 at 10 A.M.

<b>COLUMBUS, OHIO -</b> The Columbus Blue Jackets announced today that single-game tickets for home games played at Nationwide Arena during the 2018-19 …

Carolina Hurricanes

PHT Morning Skate: Sekera out with torn achilles; Letestu gets Panthers tryout

<b>Welcome to the PHT Morning Skate, a collection of links from around the hockey world. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at</b> …

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2018 CBJ Top 25 Under 25: #15 Anthony Duclair

We’ve reached the top 15 of The Cannon’s Top 25 Under 25 Countdown, ranking young Columbus Blue Jackets by more than 120 reader votes. Throughout the …

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NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 15, 2018

<b>Predators re-sign Ryan Ellis, Oilers’ Andrej Sekera sidelined indefinitely plus the latest on Duncan Keith, Jake Allen, Zach Werenski and more in</b> …

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