Nico Hischier

No shortage of trade partners for Senators

The Ottawa Senators will have no shortage of suitors if they decide to put their players to market before next month’s NHL trade deadline.While the …

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Shayne Gostisbehere, defense much improved, returning to Flyers lineup against Rangers

The Flyers have a Ghost back in their house.<p>More Flyers coverage<p>Couturier, power play stay hot as Flyers continue surge<p>Sean Couturier nets two goals …

Shayne Gostisbehere

Rookie watch: More teams depending on young talent

Forwards such as Brock Boeser (Vancouver Canucks), Mathew Barzal (New York Islanders), Clayton Keller (Arizona Coyotes), Alex DeBrincat (Chicago …

Charlie McAvoy

Waiver Wired: Bring in Bernier

Micheal Ferland was a very popular pickup. Ferland was owned in just 15% of Yahoo leagues when he appeared on Waiver Wired last week. Now, he is up …

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Sean Couturier, power play stay hot as Flyers continue surge

After becoming the 10th coach in Flyers history to reach the 100-win mark, Dave Hakstol deflected the attention.<p>"It was a great two points for our …

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New Jersey Devils: Special Teams Could Make Or Break This Team

NEWARK, NJ - JANUARY 13: Sean Couturier<p>The New Jersey Devils special teams numbers look good on paper, but when looking further it’s not so pretty. …

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20 Fantasy Thoughts: Morrissey's offence untapped due to Jets defence

<i>Every Sunday during the regular season, we’ll share 20 Fantasy Thoughts from our writers at DobberHockey. These thoughts are curated from the past</i> …

Pierre-Luc Dubois

Couturier steals show in first meeting between Hischier, Patrick

In the first meeting between the top two picks from the 2017 NHL Draft, it was a high pick from 2011 who came up big.<p>First overall pick Nico Hischier …

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New Jersey Devils Need To Put Past Behind Them

NEWARK, NJ - JANUARY 13: Miles Wood<p>The New Jersey Devils lost big against the Philadelphia Flyers in their return from the bye week. It’s clear the …

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Devils vs. Flyers means Nico vs. Nolan

"Any time you get to spend some time away from the rink and relax a little bit it's good mentally and physically," Kyle Palmieri said. "Everyone got …

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Fantasy: Avalanche, Devils, Golden Knights can sustain success

<b>Colorado Avalanche</b><p>The Avalanche are on pace for 94 points, 46 better than where they finished last season. A large part of their resurgence can be …

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Flyers fans, don't be surprised by Morgan Frost … yet

Morgan Frost has taken just about the whole gamut by storm.<p>Whether it's Flyers fans tracking his progress or the hockey world keeping tabs on the …

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Couturier helps Flyers beat Devils 5-3

Sean Couturier is hoping for a strong finish to his breakout season.<p>So far, so good.<p>Couturier had two goals and an assist and the Philadelphia Flyers …

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Down Goes Brown Saturday Storylines: McDavid turns 21 in Vegas

We’ve got nine games on the schedule tonight, including several teams coming off their bye week and a few more about to head out for theirs. We’ll …

Mathew Barzal

Devils Daily Faceoff: Game on after the bye week

CLOSE<p>Devils No. 1 overall pick Nico Hischier discusses his bye week and his first regular-season matchup against No. 2 pick Nolan Patrick of the …

Nolan Patrick

Nolan Patrick vs. Nico Hischier kicks off important stretch for Flyers

Jim Jackson looks at the Flyers' lone All-Star participant and whether Jakub Voracek, Sean Couturier and Shayne Gostisbehere were snubbed.

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Couturier keeps rolling as Flyers dump Devils

Sean Couturier remained red-hot Saturday night by scoring two goals, including the tiebreaking tally late in the second period, as the Philadelphia Flyers tightened the Metropolitan Division and Eastern Conference playoff races by beating the reeling New Jersey Devils 5-3 in Newark, N.J.<p>The …

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Devils Daily Faceoff: Nico Hischier vs. Nolan Patrick

CLOSE<p>One if the NHL's top prospects is tested in the standing long jump. Andrew Gross/NorthJersey.com<p>NEWARK – Nico vs. Nolan was a hot topic leading …

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Nolan Patrick vs. Nico Hischier, Part I

VOORHEES, N.J. — Saturday’s game between the Flyers and Devils marks the first NHL meeting between the top two picks from the 2017 entry draft.<p>Nico …

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Plan ahead in Fantasy Hockey with odd NHL schedule

By Neil Parker, RotoWire Hockey Writer<br>Special to Yahoo Sports<p>The upcoming scoring period is another oddly scheduled week in the NHL, and the All-Star …

Pierre-Luc Dubois

NHL announces All-Star Game rosters: who made it and who’s missing?

The NHL officially unveiled the rosters for the All-Star Game in Tampa Bay. See who made it, who missed out and who could step in if injuries force a …

Jonathan Marchessault

Philadelphia Flyers: What’s Wrong with Nolan Patrick?

PHILADELPHIA, PA - NOVEMBER 24: Nolan Patrick<p>It’s early, but Philadelphia Flyers center Nolan Patrick is struggling to live up to his expectations as …

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Colorado Avalanche: Cale Makar and Nathan McKinnon Honored

BUFFALO, NY - DECEMBER 26: Cale Makar<p>Colorado Avalanche star Nathan MacKinnon and prospect Cale Makar were honored for their stellar play today.<p>This …

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Burnside: Golden Knights show no tarnish as league reaches midpoint

<b>Top story?</b><p>The Vegas Golden Knights are the league's No. 1 storyline. It's not even close.<p>It's no longer a question of whether the expansion team will …

Rick Tocchet

The New Jersey Devils have risen up thanks to a brotherhood

After an embarrassing 2016-17 campaign, the players and management got together to forge a new path. And based on the standings this year, it …

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New Jersey Devils on Pace to Break Postseason Drought

Through the NHL’s first half of the season, we all can agree that the Vegas Golden Knights are by far the biggest surprise in the standings. The …

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NHL awards at midseason: From Hart to top sleeper team

The NHL passed the halfway point of 2017-18 NHL this past weekend.<p>Here is USA TODAY Sports' midseason review:<p><b>Kevin Allen: Nikita Kucherov, Tampa Bay Lightning</b>. Has been the most dominant player on the NHL’s best team since the season began. Kucherov has 24 even-strength goals and he’s on a …

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Craig’s List: Dahlin cemented top status at World Juniors

Fresh off an impressive performance at the World Junior Hockey Championship, Frolunda defenceman Rasmus Dahlin remains atop the prospect pile in the …

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NHL All-Star Game 2018 roster projection: Who else could be headed to Tampa?

We know Alex Ovechkin and Barry Trotz will be representing the Washington Capitals at the NHL All-Star game, but could any other Caps be joining them?<p>…

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Devils at midpoint of season: What's been good, and what needs to be better

CLOSE<p>Devils Taylor Hall is called for a costly third-period penalty in Sunday's 5-4 shootout loss at Brooklyn.<p>The Devils, on their bye week, have …

Cory Schneider