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NHL News & Notes to 21 July 2019

League The NHL recently won the League Humanitarian of the Year Award at the recent 5th Annual Sports Humanitarian Awards that were held in Los Angeles. The award recognized the NHL for work they’ve done related to driving social impact … Continue reading

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NHL News & Notes to 02 Jul 2019

A few news items from around the NHL. I wrote most of these notes before the July 1 UFA signing frenzy, to see who signed where and for how much look here. League Commissioner Gary Bettman announced the 2019-20 salary cap … Continue reading

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NHL News & Notes to 16 Jun 2019

Here are some news & notes items from around the league. This week is busy for NHL teams as the Board of Governors are meeting in Vegas on Wednesday, June 19th, the NHL Awards show is that evening from the … Continue reading

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NHL News & Notes to 02 Jun 2019

Here are some news & notes items from around the NHL. The Bruins lead the Cup finals series 2 games to 1 and the Cup should be awarded within a week. NHL activity will continue over the summer as the buy-out window … Continue reading

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NHL News & Notes to 26 May 2019. STL vs Bruins Cup final starts Monday.

Decided to publish this week since the Cup finals start today. League Buffalo is hosting the NHL Scouting Combine this week. This is where players eligible to be drafted in June gather, are put through fitness testing and interviewed by teams. … Continue reading

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NHL News & Notes to 19 May 2019

Here are some news & notes items from around the NHL. League-related NBC reported this NHL post-season is the most watched in their history of broadcasting the games. Video review – the league constant altering of the rules around what’s … Continue reading

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NHL News & Notes to May 5, 2019. Conference finals start this week.

Here are a few news and notes items from around the NHL. League-related Commissioner Gary Bettman was recently in Ottawa appearing before the Federal Government commons subcommittee into sports-related concussions. Some of the topics he touched on both before the … Continue reading

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NHL News & Notes to 22 Apr 2019. There are three game 7’s remaining in round one.

Here are some news & notes from around the NHL. I try to publish on Monday every two weeks but was up late Sunday night watching OT between Vegas and the Golden Knights. League-related The league and the NHLPA have … Continue reading

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NHL News & Notes to 31 Mar 2019. Regular seasons ends on Saturday evening (Apr 6).

Here are some news, notes and stats from around the league as we enter the final week of the regular season. I don’t have a lot on post-season match-up’s as most are not definitively set and I already had a … Continue reading

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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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