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The Vegas Golden Knights overcame 50 years' worth of expansion-franchise failure with one historic season. All it took was a roster full of misfit stars with a point to prove.
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One fortuitous bounce of a lottery ball can change nearly everything for the Montreal Canadiens.
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As a group, the Maple Leafs spent time before Game 6 discussing the tragic event that took place earlier in the day in their city. With heavy hearts, the club turned the news into fuel that helped them to a 3-1 victory over the Bruins that forced a series-deciding Game 7 in Boston on Wednesday.
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The NHL revealed the 32 nominees for the 2017-18 King Clancy Memorial Trophy on Monday. Each team nominated one player, except for the Vancouver Canucks, who nominated both Daniel and Henrik Sedin.
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After dropping the first two playoff games at home in overtime, the Washington Capitals picked up momentum that only got stronger as they took down the Columbus Blue Jackets in four straight. Now they'll strive to keep the intensity high as they advance to a second-round rematch with the Pittsburgh Penguins.
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The Calgary Flames have hired Bill Peters as their new head coach. Peters became a free agent on the coaching market last week when he opted out of the final year of his contract with the Carolina Hurricanes. The 53-year-old coached the Hurricanes for four seasons and never reached the postseason.
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The Minnesota Wild split with general manager Chuck Fletcher after nine seasons with only two playoff series wins. Wild owner Craig Leipold met with Fletcher on Monday to tell him the club was not renewing his contract. He then addressed the players.
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New York Islanders forward Mathew Barzal, Vancouver Canucks forward Brock Boeser, and Arizona Coyotes forward Clayton Keller have been named finalists for the Calder Trophy.