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Canadiens become first team to make coaching change by firing Julien

In a big shakeup, the Canadiens announced this morning that they’d relieved head coach Claude Julien and assistant Kirk Muller. The Canadiens have appointed Dominique Ducharme interim head coach and have added Alex Burrows to the coaching staff. Claude Julien … Continue reading

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Feisty Habs not ready to bid adieu, Canucks put Blues on brink

The first round of these Stanley Cup Playoffs have been fascinating to follow. Even for heavy favorites such as the Golden Knights, Lightning ang Bruins, who all advanced in five games, they were tested. Only the high powered Avalanche weren’t … Continue reading

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Corey Crawford stands on head for Blackhawks

Yesterday, there were five games in the latest installment of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The bubble in Edmonton and Toronto was quite busy. You had a lot of hockey to pick and choose from. Three of the five games went … Continue reading

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Game #38 A Happy Henrik New Year: Rangers edge Blues 2-1

HAPPY BOO YEAR! Nieves with the game winner for #NYR to close out 2018 with 2 straight wins! pic.twitter.com/U76e7X5pdt — New York Rangers (@NYRangers) January 1, 2019 Sometimes, you’re only as good as your goalie. For the Rangers, they can … Continue reading

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Game 2 Rangers at Senators, Cam Talbot and that idiot Milbury

In about 15 minutes, the Rangers will look to even the best-of-seven second round series against the Senators at Canadian Tire Centre. Yet another arena where naming rights change too much. It used to be Scotiabank. And god knows what … Continue reading

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Blues advance over Wild in OT, Vezina candidates named

Before puck drop for a huge Game 6 between the Canadiens and Rangers at MSG, here are a couple of notes to pass along. The Blues eliminated the Wild by defeating them 4-3 in overtime at Excel Energy Center in … Continue reading

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Ducks Quack the Flames

One team has advanced. The Ducks quacked their way past the Flames by winning 3-1 at the Calgary Saddledome in Game 4 to complete a four-game sweep. So, my Stanley Cup pick is looking Mighty good right now. The difference … Continue reading

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Game #10 Vesey and Lundqvist highlight 5-0 Rangers’ home rout of Blues

New Post: Big nights from Lundqvist and Vesey highlight another blowout win for surging Rangers. #NYR Continue reading

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Rangers make it seven in a row with win over Blues

They keep winning games. Make it seven in a row for the Rangers who defeated the Blues 6-3 at MSG last night. Even a step up in competition couldn’t cool them off. This is one I didn’t see. My Dad, … Continue reading

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Playoffs Day One

The countdown is on. In a few hours, there’ll be playoff hockey. Finally, the 16-team NHL tournament starts for the Stanley Cup. Tonight, half the eight series get underway. Two in the East will begin at 7 PM. As we … Continue reading

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