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NHL News & Notes to 18 Mar 2019. Ten games remain in reg season.

League-related The Draft Lottery will be held Tuesday, April 9th in Toronto. It’s the evening before the post-season starts and it’s 3 weeks earlier than the lottery was held last season. Here is some info about the draft lottery. Basically the … Continue reading

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NHL News & Notes to 04 March 2019

The Leafs are on their annual Western Canada road trip and won their first game Monday night in Calgary. A lot of people were expecting a close game between two good teams but the Leafs won easily 6-2. As a fan … Continue reading

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NHL News & Notes to 18 Feb 2019

There is a lot going on around the league especially with the Monday, February 25th (3 PM EST) trade deadline just 7 days away. League-related The NY Islanders announced their first round post-season games will be played at Nassau Coliseum … Continue reading

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NHL News & Notes to 05 Feb 2019

League At the start of February, the NHL announced they have anointed the month as Black History Month in the league. There is a mobile museum that will be traveling to different cities with displays and information on the history of minorities … Continue reading

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NHL News & Notes to 27 Jan 2019

Here are some news & notes items from around the NHL. League News CBA negotiations: from recent reports, the 2-3 meetings the NHL and NHLPA had were positive and cordial. There is a feeling that with the financial prosperity of … Continue reading

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NHL News & Notes to 14 Jan 2019

League-related The NHL & NHLPA met this past Thursday in Las Vegas as both sides had people there for the Consumer Electronics Show (CES). It was reported the meeting went well and the two sides agreed to meet again this week. … Continue reading

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NHL News & Notes to 07 Jan 2019

Here are a few news & notes items from around the NHL. League-related The NHL and NHLPA are expected to meet this week in Las Vegas as representatives from both sides are attending the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) there. It … Continue reading

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NHL News & Notes to 10 Dec 2018

Here are some NHL news items from around the league: League-wide The BOG met Dec. 3 & 4th in Sea Island, Georgia and a few items that I heard were discussed included: Of course, the Seattle franchise was approved and … Continue reading

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NHL News & Notes to end of Nov 2018

As per usual, there is quite a bit happening around the NHL. Here are a few news & notes items: Flyers fire GM Ron Hextall Flyers President Paul Holmgren announced Monday that the team had dismissed Executive VP & GM … Continue reading

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NHL News & Notes to 15 Nov 2018

Here are a few news & notes items from around the NHL. League-related The General Managers had a meeting Tuesday in Toronto, over 5 hours the GM’s discuss some of the following topics: On Seatttle – if the NHL Board … Continue reading

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