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NHL Playoffs 2018: Game 5 TV Schedule and Odds for Golden Knights vs. Jets

The remarkable tale of the Vegas Golden Knights could add a new chapter Sunday, as the expansion side looks to advance to the Stanley Cup Final.<p>Vegas' appearance in the Western Conference Final was an improbable achievement, but as many suspected, the team wasn't going to be happy by just showing …

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Bay Area Teams Unite To Donate $450,000 To Support North Bay Fire Relief Efforts

Bay Area professional sports teams including the San Francisco 49ers, Oakland A’s, San Jose Earthquakes, San Francisco Giants, Oakland Raiders, San …

North Bay

2 Crucial Lessons Hurricanes Can Learn From Vegas

Fans of the Carolina Hurricanes are watching other teams in the NHL playoffs, as they have done now for nine seasons in a row. This can be a …

Ice Hockey

Maurice looks for Jets to turn back clock

The Winnipeg Jets know exactly what it takes to stave off elimination.<p>In the one and only time during the 2018 Stanley Cup playoffs, the Jets came up …

Ice Hockey

Playoff Round Up: Vegas is for real

As I’m typing this, the Vegas Golden Knights are one win away from going to the Stanley Cup Final. If you go back and read Fear the Fin’s preseason …

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Swift Current-Acadie-Bathurst a battle of CHL's tiniest markets

REGINA – When the Swift Current Broncos captured the WHL championship on home ice last Sunday, Trent McCleary experienced a sense of déjà vu.<p>It was a …

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Willow Glen: A Charming Enclave in the U.S.’s Most Competitive Market

Tree-lined streets and unique architecture draw buyers to this village-like neighborhood in San Jose, California<p>Developed as an unincorporated town …

Real Estate

NHL Rumor Mill – May 19, 2018

<b>The weekly John Tavares update, the latest on Oliver Ekman-Larsson and possible free-agent/trade targets for the Vancouver Canucks in your NHL rumor</b> …

NHL

Winnipeg Looks for Respect, on the Ice and Off It

TORONTO — Of course this would happen to Winnipeg.<p>For once, Manitoba is Canada’s hockey epicenter. The Winnipeg Jets have turned the city upside down with their bid to capture the country’s first Stanley Cup since the Montreal Canadiens won 25 years ago.<p>But it is perhaps the sad fate of that …

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Smith steps up for Golden Knights against Jets in Game 4

<b>LAS VEGAS --</b> Reilly Smith, step right up.<p>Smith, who hadn't scored for the Vegas Golden Knights since Game 3 of the Western Conference Second Round …

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Lightning strike quickly, grab 3-2 series lead against Capitals

TAMPA — The Tampa Bay Lightning are on the brink of a return trip to the Stanley Cup Final.<p>Coach Jon Cooper and his players say it won’t be easy to close the deal against the Washington Capitals.<p>“We haven’t won anything yet,” Cooper said Saturday night after Cedric Paquette scored in the opening …

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The internet just can't get enough of 'Yanny or Laurel' debate

We haven't been this divided since #TheDress.<p>Somehow the Yanny or Laurel debate continues on as more people hear the robotic voice that quickly went viral a couple days ago. There are so many theories for why people hear one or the other based on how good your hearing is, whether your bass is …

Humanities

What could new alternate jerseys look like for Arizona Coyotes, NHL?

In its first year with adidas as its official uniform provider, the NHL was without any regular third or alternate jerseys during the 2017-18 season. …

NHL

Memorial Cup preview: Expect plenty of star power in Regina

The Mastercard Memorial Cup kicks off Friday in Regina, Saskatchewan, and hockey fans should expect to see plenty of players who will appear on NHL …

Sports

Modesto's Brigman proving a 'tough' out

After struggling at the plate in his first two professional seasons, Seattle Mariners prospect Bryson Brigman is relying on a toughness he picked up …

Ice Hockey

Jeremy Roenick says Vegas Golden Knights ‘refuse to peak’

The Vegas Golden Knights are six wins away from hoisting the Stanley Cup, and Jeremy Roenick doesn’t see any quit in this Cinderella story.<p>If the …

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Edmonton Oilers: Need To Make Major Moves If East All-Stars Head West

The Edmonton Oilers MUST make significant moves if players like John Tavares and Erik Karlsson join the Western Conference. Or should they?<p>Edmonton …

NHL

San Jose Sharks 2017-18 Review: Goalies

We’re up to the San Jose Sharks goalie review in our recap of the 2017-18 season. The prior articles are here:• Main Points<br>• Forwards<br>• Joe …

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Hockey changes for young kids

Hockey Alberta announced there will be changes to Novice hockey for the upcoming season. Most of us don’t like change, but studies in hockey have …

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Carol Schram - Vancouver Canucks' Bo Horvat & Anders Nilsson both advance to Worlds semis

We could see two—or, depending on how you look at it, four (if you include Michael DiPietro and Elias Pettersson)—members of the Vancouver Canucks …

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Super Rugby Round 14 picks: 'I think the Highlanders could spank the Waratahs' - Sav and Stephen reunited in the tipping hot seat

The NZ streak is on the line twice this week and another local derby nears as well - plenty of action for the TVNZ crew to ponder!<p><b>How it works:</b> TVNZ …

Sport (New Zealand)

GARTH'S CORNER - The Sun Will Come Out Tavare-o

John Tavares was the first overall selection at the 2009 NHL Draft. The Mississauga native will become an unrestricted free agent on July 1 when his …

NHL

Marchessault to keep driving Lamborghini to playoff games

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports<p>The Las Vegas Golden Knights took a 2-1 series lead over the Winnipeg Jets in the Western Conference Finals Wednesday …

NHL

The Prohibition on Sports Wagering Has Finally Ended

The U.S. is about to be more law abiding, now that the Supreme Court has ruled that the federal government can’t prohibit states from legalizing what …

Sports Law

Paula Simons: Downtown Edmonton quiet as Winnipeg throws our playoff party

You know that feeling, when your neighbours down the street are having a fantastic spring party, and you’re not invited?And worse — you really wanted …

Edmonton

You probably can’t afford to attend a Vegas Golden Knights playoff game

The city of Las Vegas is embracing its wildly successful new hockey team, the Golden Knights…but tickets this late in the playoffs are becoming very …

Ice Hockey

Report: OEL, Coyotes discussing 8-year deal

Oliver Ekman-Larsson and the Arizona Coyotes could be on the verge of a monster extension.<p>Craig Morgan of Arizona Sports reports the defenceman and …

NHL

Noah Rod is Making Strides at the International Level

<b>COPENHAGEN, Denmark</b> -- Noah Rod is no stranger to skating on international ice.<p>But, admittedly, his experience at the 2018 IIHF World Championship …

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Skate to Great arrives in London to support Big Brothers, Big Sisters

A charitable organization is helping Big Brothers, Big Sisters London stock up on skates, helmets and sticks.<p>It all started back in 2012 when Evan …

NHL

Sweet revenge for Winnipeg and Hamilton | The Star

Of the thousands of municipalities in Canada, few have endured as much insult, mockery and condescension over the years as Winnipeg, Man., and …

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