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Boston teams get a complex
New Balance’s real estate arm will start construction soon on its 295-unit apartment building and the Boston Celtics’ new practice facility in Brighton after publicly christening the Warrior Ice Arena — the Bruins’ new practice and training facility.All three projects are part of Boston Landing, NB Development Group’s 15-acre, mixed-use development that includes the athletic footwear and clothing brand’s new global headquarters.
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Marian Hossa hurt in World Cup exhibition
Training camp is still two weeks away for the Blackhawks, but they may be looking at their first injury of the season. Winger Marian Hossa was hurt in an World Cup exhibition game in Quebec City on Thursday night, according to multiple reports. According to the Journal de Montreal, Hossa, who was...
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Summer's over for Patrick Kane, who's ready to pick up where he left off
With his Blackhawks equipment bag sitting on the dressing-room floor in front of him and a blue Team USA cap on his head, Patrick Kane was clearly back in full hockey mode. Before embarking on his 10th season with the Hawks, Kane has some patriotic business to attend to — leading the United States...
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Harris: If only the Bruins were as good as new practice facility
The Bruins have made headlines twice in the last month, two pieces of news with potentially major impacts on the future of the club. One good, one bad.Taking the good news first, we look of course to Thursday’s official unveiling of the Warrior Ice Arena, the B’s new state-of-the-art practice facility aside the Mass. Pike in Brighton.Kudos to Cam Neely, who began an exhaustive search for a new practice rink almost as soon as he was named team president nine years ago. It seemed he was checking out a new possibility every few weeks.
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Team USA hockey coach: If players sit through the national anthem, they'll stay seated
When asked about 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and his much discussed protest, John Tortorella didn’t mince words.
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Abdelkader, Larkin set for World Cup exhibitions
Let’s take a moment to shy away from the start of the NFL and college football season to think about the World Cup of Hockey.        
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A 'Riot' of 'Color': Top 10 concerts for fall
The festival season still has a few cards left to play, but most of the must-see shows are moving indoors as autumn arrives. Here are 10 shows worth checking out:
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Abdelkader, Larkin to face Canada in World Cup exhibition
Let’s take a moment to shy away from the start of the NFL and college football season to think about the World Cup of Hockey.        
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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements
JV resultThe Concord High JV football team fell to Pinkerton on a last-second touchdown in overtime, 28-22. Zack Miles and TJ Celestin led the offense and Dustin Kay led the defense.College standoutHopkinton’s Riley McNicholas, a redshirt freshman on the Johnson and Wales men’s soccer team, scored...
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‘We will never forget’: Hockey world remembers 2011 Lokomotiv air disaster
Russia and the entire hockey world are marking the 5th anniversary of the 2011 plane crash that claimed the lives of almost the entire squad of the Russian Lokomotiv Yaroslavl hockey club that was at that time one of the leaders of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). Read Full Article at
313 points by Russia Today | Russia International Ice Hockey Federation Ice hockey Lokomotiv Yaroslavl Belarus Hockey Russians Sweden
Bruins newcomer Riley Nash no bottom-six feeder
The annual start of free agency on July 1 can be like Christmas morning for some players heading into the open market. Top-six forwards, marquee defenseman and No. 1 goalies usually get signed by dinner time.But players like Riley Nash, who fights for his ice time among the bottom-six forwards, are not always so lucky. Sometimes, players like Nash have to wait until September before someone comes offering a deal.
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Bruins sign former Panthers center Peter Mueller to tryout deal
The B's have signed right-shot center Peter Mueller to a Professional Try Out contract. The 28-year-old Mueller, the eighth overall pick in the 2006 draft, had a promising NHL career derailed by concussions. In his rookie 2007-08 year with the Coyotes, he posted 22-32-54 numbers.After a trade to Colorado, Mueller had to sit out the entire 2010-11 season because of concussion symptoms and was limited to just 32 games the next season.
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ESPN gets back in the hockey game with the World Cup
The NHL is back on ESPN, for a limited time only. More than a decade after the league and the top U.S. sports network split up, they're reunited for the World Cup of Hockey. Starting with exhibition games Thursday and continuing Sept. 17 when the tournament begins in Toronto, live ...
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USA Hockey seeks stand-ins amid women’s boycott
Both sides dig in as players seek better salary, benefits with world championships on horizon        
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Red Wings blame slow start for OT loss to Lightning
Nikita Kucherov scored at 3:28 of overtime, giving Tampa a 2-1 overtime victory over the Red Wings on Friday.        
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Capsules: Terriers win OT thriller over North Dakota
FARGO, N.D. – Boston Bruins prospect Charlie McAvoy scored midway through the second overtime on a feed from freshman Clayton Keller to lift Boston University to a 4-3 win over defending national champion North Dakota in the semifinals of the NCAA West Regional on Friday.BU (24-11-3), which was outs...
-1 points by Concord Monitor | Ice hockey North Dakota National Hockey League Boston Amtrak Massachusetts English-language films U.S. state
Ducks stay hot, take out Jets, 3-1
Andrew Cogliano scored late in the second period, Jonathan Bernier made 17 saves and the Ducks beat the Winnipeg Jets, 3-1, on Friday night. Corey Perry and Jakob Silvferberg also scored for Anaheim, which is now tied with San Jose for the lead in the Pacific Division with eight games remaining...
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Youth hockey coach charged with molesting children in 1990s in N.J. and Del.
Authorities believe there are more victims, and urged them to come forward.
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Islanders win in shootout to retake second wild-card spot
PITTSBURGH — John Tavares and Anthony Beauvillier scored in the shootout to lead the Islanders over the Penguins 4-3 on Friday night. Beauvillier opened the shootout with a goal, and Tavares snapped a wrist shot past Marc-Andre Fleury in the next round. Sidney Crosby scored in the shootout for Pittsburgh, but Jaroslav Halak, making his...
6 points by New York Post | Pittsburgh Penguins National Hockey League New York Islanders 2006–07 NHL season 2008–09 NHL season Alexander Ovechkin Art Ross Trophy Ice hockey
NHL out of Olympics without 'dramatic' change: Commissioner
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman isn't wavering in the league's stance that its players won't participate in the 2018 Olympic Winter Games unless one of the negotiating parties "proposes something dramatic and radically different" to alter the situation. Bettman was in Chicago on Friday to speak at...
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Canton native a surprise Hobey Baker finalist
After barely playing in four years at Ferris State, Charles Williams took a leap of faith, and it paid off.        
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Wings’ Zetterberg, 36, not thinking retirement
On Friday, the captain was nominated as Detroit’s representative for the Masterson Trophy.        
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Death of Sergey Gimayev: Son steps in to replace ice hockey legend in commentator role
Following the death of Sergey Gimayev, the legendary Russian former ice hockey coach and commentator, leading national broadcaster Match TV found itself looking for a replacement for the biggest expert on the sport in Russia. Read Full Article at
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There's a touch of nostalgia in Kings' 5-2 victory over Jets
For most of the third period Thursday the Kings looked like their old, championship-caliber selves, breaking open a close game against the Winnipeg Jets by scoring two power-play goals and a short-handed goal as they cruised to a 5-2 victory at Staples Center. It was all too rare a sight in this...
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Kucherov scores 3, Lightning beat Bruins 6-3
Nikita Kucherov had his third career hat trick to lead Tampa Bay to a 6-3 victory over the Boston Bruins, snapping the Lightning's three-game losing streak         
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Kane, Crawford lift Blackhawks over Stars 3-2 in SO
Patrick Kane scored his team-leading 33rd goal in regulation and connected again in the shootout as the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Dallas Stars 3-2 to open an eight-point lead for first place in the Central Division         
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Senators player's finger left disgustingly bloody
Hockey players are tough.         
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Matthews, Nylander lead Maple Leafs past Devils 4-2
Auston Matthews had two assists and William Nylander had a goal and an assist as the Toronto Maple Leafs topped the New Jersey Devils 4-2 for their seventh win in nine games         
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PHOTOS: DU Pioneers poised for first hockey title since 2005
It was perhaps the most somber senior exit in the history of Magness Arena. After an on-ice group picture, the seven seniors on the University of Denver hockey team made the short walk from the Zamboni exit to the locker room. They had just spearheaded a 14th consecutive victory over rival Colorado College, further substantiating the Pioneers' No. 1 national ranking.
2 points by The Denver Post | University of Denver Magness Arena Colorado Western Collegiate Hockey Association St. Cloud State University Denver Pioneers Ice hockey Midwestern United States
Megan Nemec scores with 58 seconds left to lift Andrew past Tinley Park
Andrew sophomore Megan Nemec has been given an exciting opportunity this season: the chance to play forward alongside Brooke Zidek, the school's all-time leading scorer.Nemec's mission is simple. She wants to improve enough to be a strong complement for Zidek.Well, Nemec definitely looked up for...
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UNH turns down postseason tournament invites
After capping its second 20-win season in a row for the first time in program history, the UNH men’s basketball team didn’t feel like dancing this season.The Wildcats, who fell to eventual NCAA Tournament participant Vermont in the America East semifinals, were reportedly invited to the CBI and CIT...
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Bruins drop fourth straight, 6-3 to Lightning
BOSTON – Nikita Kucherov had his third career hat trick to lead Tampa Bay to a 6-3 victory over the Boston Bruins on Thursday night, snapping the Lightning’s three-game losing streak and extending Boston’s skid.Jonathan Drouin had a goal and two assists, Brayden Point had a goal and an assist and An...
-1 points by Concord Monitor | National Hockey League Tampa Bay Lightning Ice hockey 2005 NHL Entry Draft Boston Bruins 2003–04 NHL season 2009 NHL Entry Draft Tampa Florida
Bruins continue freefall with loss to Lightning
Just eight days ago, the Bruins went into Calgary and beat the hottest team in the league to seemingly announce that they were indeed a new team. Forget about the collapses of the last two years.That was then. This is now. The confidence and swagger the B's demonstrated in that win over the Flames has disappeared in record time.
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Avalanche Journal: Jared Bednar is planning on returning next season
The other day, Avalanche coach Jared Bednar mentioned some of the tinkering the staff is doing down the stretch of this horrific season. Then he added, "We’re working toward something. It’s not necessarily just this season, it’s beyond that."
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Red Wings 2, Canadiens 1 (OT)
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UNH’s Tanner Leissner honored by coaches
After leading the Wildcats with 17.1 points per game this season, University of New Hampshire junior Tanner Leissner was named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches District 1 Second Team on Wednesday.Leissner, who also ranked second on the team in rebounding (6.9 rebounds per game), was...
-2 points by Concord Monitor | America East Conference University of New Hampshire Ice hockey Ayumi Hamasaki
USA Hockey begins contacting potential women’s replacements
USA Hockey is beginning to reach out to potential replacement players in case the women's national team boycotts the upcoming world championships over an ongoing wage dispute.
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Former Blackhawk Patrick Sharp: 'It's been a tough season' with Stars
Stars winger Patrick Sharp sat at his locker stall Thursday looking like someone ready for a break. He shoulders were slumped and he breathed deeply as he talked about his family and the upcoming offseason, during which he will need hip surgery. The Stars are out of playoff contention, marking...
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | Chicago Blackhawks Playoffs The Star-Spangled Banner Ice hockey Ed Belfour English-language films American films National Hockey League
Rangers slip past Capitals for 2-1 win
NEW YORK — Henrik Lundqvist and the Rangers handled the challenge of facing one of the league's top teams.Mats Zuccarello scored a third-period goal and Lundqvist made 31 saves in the New York Rangers' 2-1 victory over the Washington Capitals on Sunday.Ryan McDonagh scored in the first period for New York, which has won seven of eight overall and five in a row at home.
-2 points by Boston Herald | National Hockey League New York Rangers 2005–06 NHL season Ice hockey 2008–09 NHL season Washington Capitals 2007–08 NHL season NHL All-Rookie Team
Warm winter melts hockey hopes in Michigan
Balmy temperatures threaten time-honored winter traditions for Michiganders        
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MSU loses Eron Harris for season with knee injury
Michigan State will be without senior guard Eron Harris for the remainder of the season following what the school called a significant injury suffered to his right knee.        
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‘No question’ Zetterberg, 36, has been Wings’ best player
Last season, it sure looked like age and many years on the ice rink had caught up with Henrik Zetterberg.        
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Three takeaways from the Kings' 3-2 loss to the Florida Panthers
The Kings spotted their opponents a 2-0 lead. Again. Then they rallied to make the game close. Again. And then they lost. Again. If it seems like the team is experiencing déjà vu all over again, that’s only one takeaway from Saturday’s 3-2 loss to the Florida Panthers. Here are three others: It’s...
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Vinnie Hinostroza will rejoin the Blackhawks in Buffalo
Vinnie Hinostroza's exile in Rockford has ended. The Blackhawks recalled the rookie forward on Sunday in advance of their game against the Sabres. Hinostroza flew from Chicago to Buffalo on Sunday morning to rejoin the Hawks, who lost 3-1 to the Oilers on Saturday. Hinostroza was sent down to Rockford...
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Blackhawks play well in return to ice but fall to Oilers 3-1
Before going on their new collectively bargained extended break, the Blackhawks had won five consecutive games and were playing some of their best hockey of the season. The long layoff has not been kind to teams around the league in their first games back from their breaks. Thus one of the main...
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Michigan offers 4-star athlete Quindarious Monday
Monday, a junior, has received numerous offers, including from Alabama, Auburn, Florida and Georgia.        
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UNH hockey: Wildcats fall to BU in third-period blunder
DURHAM – Through two games this weekend with No. 4 Boston University, the UNH men’s hockey team never fell behind on the scoreboard until three and a half minutes into the third period on Saturday.That’s when the Terriers woke up.BU scored four unanswered goals in the final frame, one on an empty ne...
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Wanderers end Sydney FC's unbeaten run in A-League
SYDNEY — Western Sydney ended Sydney FC's 19-match unbeaten streak in the A-League 1-0 in a contentious local derby on Saturday.Brendon Santalab's first-half goal crushed Sydney's hopes of an unbeaten season, which endured until the 20th of the regular season's 27 rounds.
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High Schools: Bow hockey falls to Keene in matchup of division’s best
If the Bow and Keene High School hockey programs are to meet again this season, it will take place on the biggest stage Division II has to offer: on the ice for the championship at SNHU Arena.After Bow’s second loss to the undefeated and division-leading Blackbirds this season on Saturday – a 5-3 de...
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Buffalo Sabres recall F Nicholas Baptiste from Rochester
The Sports Xchange The Buffalo Sabres recalled forward Nicholas Baptiste from the Rochester Americans of the American Hockey League on Saturday.
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