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NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 19, 2018

<b>Latest on Alex Ovechkin, Erik Gudbranson, Jamie Oleksiak, Kris Versteeg and more in your NHL Morning Coffee Headlines.</b><p><b>NBC SPORTS WASHINGTON: Capitals</b> …

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Erik Gudbranson On Track For Start Of Season

The NHL preseason is almost here and teams around the league are just hoping to have their entire roster healthy enough to suit up. The Vancouver …

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Vancouver Canucks re-sign Troy Stecher to a two-year deal

The Canucks have tidied up one more RFA, avoiding arbitration and locking down Troy Stecher for the next two years.<p>The Vancouver Canucks sure are …

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Jared McCann staying with Florida Panthers

Jared McCann is staying with Florida.<p>The Panthers signed the restricted free agent center to a $2.5 million, two-year deal on Sunday. McCann had nine …

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Panthers sign McCann to two-year deal

The Florida Panthers announced Sunday they have signed restricted free agent centre Jared McCann to a two-year contract.<p>The 22-year-old finished with …

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What can the Vancouver Canucks expect out of Erik Gudbranson next year?

Nathan CaddellWell, it can probably only go up from here, right?Last season, Erik Gudbranson logged 18 minutes and 25 seconds of ice time a night for …

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Vancouver Canucks: Erik Gudbranson versus Luca Sbisa

With all the revisionist history surrounding the Golden Knights and the Expansion Draft, I wanted to use this time to take a look at two similar …

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Canucks Army Year in Review: Erik Gudbranson

Erik Gudbranson’s merit as a top-four defenceman came into question in the aftermath of his first season as a Vancouver Canuck. Fast forward a year …

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Do the Canucks have a plan?

It is obviously something of a fluke if a team goes 212:09 without scoring a single goal. Especially if they go 0-fer on more than 100 shots. This is …

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Lightning, Predators should take advantage of opportunity to rest players

The Nashville Predators announced on Thursday afternoon that forward Calle Jarnkrok will be sidelined for the remainder of the regular season due to …

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The Pat-cast: The Gud, the bad and the ugly

With Erik Gudbranson now on the shelf, it’s time for another Pat-cast, powered by Eagle Ridge GM.This week, Jeff Paterson and Jason Botchford talk …

NHL Playoff Race: Huge night ahead for Panthers, Blues

There are nine games on the NHL schedule for Thursday night and four of them have some pretty significant playoff implications in the race for the …

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Vancouver Canucks: Erik Gudbranson extension doesn’t look good

Instead of moving blueliner Erik Gudbranson at the trade deadline, the Vancouver Canucks gave him a three-year extension. Gudbranson’s out for the …

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NHL on NBCSN doubleheader: Penguins vs. Canadiens; Red Wings vs. Kings

<i>NBCSN’s coverage of the 2017-18 NHL season continues with a doubleheader on Thursday night. In the early game, the Pittsburgh Penguins visit the</i> …

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PHT Morning Skate: Vezina for Rinne; Hobey Baker Award top 10

<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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Canucks shut down Gudbranson ahead of shoulder surgery

The Vancouver Canucks removed blue-liner Erik Gudbranson from the active roster Wednesday, with the 26-year-old set to undergo season-ending shoulder …

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Erik Gudbranson to undergo shoulder surgery

Another injury has hit the Canucks this afternoon, as the organization announced that defenceman Erik Gudbranson would undergo shoulder …

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Ducks Gameday: Losing streak puts them in must-win mode vs. Canucks

ANAHEIM — The Ducks are down to their last dozen games to make a final push for the playoffs and they’ll host the Vancouver Canucks at Honda Center …

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Shoulder surgery ends season for Canuck Erik Gudbranson - Surrey Now-Leader

Vancouver Canucks defenseman Erik Gudbranson will undergo season-ending shoulder surgery after he was hurt during a Nov. 22 game against the …

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Canucks defenceman Erik Gudbranson to undergo shoulder surgery

Vancouver Canucks defenceman Erik Gudbranson has been removed from the team’s active roster as he prepares to undergo surgery on his shoulder.<p>The …

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I Watched This Game: Canucks can't crack the Kings, losing streak reaches 4 games

With Daniel Wagner taking the night off, for what seems like the first time all season, he asked me to do the honors for the game against the Kings. …

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Q and A with Vancouver Canucks coach Travis Green

<b>GLENDALE, Ariz.</b> — When the Vancouver Canucks hired Travis Green as their newest coach on April 26, 2017, many analysts viewed him as a sacrificial …

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Alex Edler doesn't get recognition he deserves

The Vancouver Canucks are nearly all the way through another awful season.<p>It will be their third consecutive season — and fourth in five years — …

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Fantasy: Top 10 waiver wire pickups for Week 21

<i>Every Monday during the season, NHL.com will provide the top 10 players to add off the fantasy waiver wire. Based on Yahoo transaction data and other</i> …

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Steven Stamkos played one of the best games of the year on Saturday

The Tampa Bay Lightning strengthened their hold on the top spot in the Eastern Conference — and in the NHL — on Saturday afternoon thanks to a wild …

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NHL On NBC: Maple Leafs, Capitals meet outside in Stadium Series

<i>NBC’s coverage of the 2017-18 season continues on Saturday night, as the Toronto Maple Leafs and Washington Capitals face off in a Stadium Series</i> …

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Leafs’ Matthews progressing in return from injury

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) Auston Matthews won’t play for the Toronto Maple Leafs in their outdoor game at Navy but is progressing in his work to return …

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Ryan Johansen receives game misconduct for spearing Canucks’ Gudbranson (video)

Ryan Johansen, what were you thinking?<p>The Predators forward let his emotions get the better of him during Friday night’s game against the Vancouver …

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Johansen handed game misconduct for spearing Gudbranson between legs

Nashville Predators forward Ryan Johansen was assessed a five-minute major and a game misconduct for spearing Vancouver Canucks defenseman Erik …

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The Buzzer: Galchenyuk, MacKinnon shine; Hall’s streak hits 24 games

<b>Players of the Night:</b><p>Alex Galchenyuk, Montreal Canadiens: Galchenyuk went into Friday’s game with no goals in his last 15 games. He managed to score …

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