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Rangers’ Kevin Shattenkirk out indefinitely following knee surgery

Rangers defenceman Kevin Shattenkirk will have surgery on his left knee and is expected to be out indefinitely. The prized free-agent acquisition, who signed a four-year, $26.6 million US deal to come to his hometown team, said Friday he has been playing through an injury all season and felt “it was the right time to […]

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Red Fisher, legendary Canadiens sportswriter, dead at age 91

Legendary hockey writer Red Fisher has died. The Montreal Gazette, where he worked the last 33 years of his career, reported on Friday that Fisher had died at age 91. The Montreal native covered the Canadiens through their glory years starting in 1955 until he retired at age 85 in 2012. His first hockey assignment […]

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Leafs teammates agree with goalie Frederik Andersen’s frustrations

James van Riemsdyk has no problem with his goaltender calling out teammates. He said it’s only those outside the team who are making a big deal of it. Maple Leafs goaltender Frederik Andersen had a verbal lashing for his teammates Thursday night following Toronto’s 3-2 overtime road loss to the Flyers in Philadelphia, saying: “we […]

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Hockey Day in Canada: Free live streams on desktop & app

Coming Up CBC Sports will provide free live streams of all Hockey Day in Canada games, including the Flames hosting the Jets, the Maple Leafs meeting the Senators, and the Canucks visiting the Oilers Watch live stream of Saturday’s HNIC games (Janie Roberts) Want to watch a free live stream of Hockey Day in Canada’? CBC […]

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Leafs blow another lead, fall to Flyers in OT

On a night that belonged to Eric Lindros, the Philadelphia Flyers paid tribute to the Hall of Fame centre with a gritty comeback. Sean Couturier scored 18 seconds into overtime and the Flyers rallied from a two-goal deficit to beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 on Thursday after retiring Lindros’ No. 88 jersey. “A huge […]

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Senators want to re-sign Karlsson, but will listen to offers

For months, Ottawa Senators general manager Pierre Dorion has insisted he won’t trade Erik Karlsson or Mark Stone. But Dorion finally acknowledged on Thursday that his team might miss the playoffs and that he’s had conversations with rival GMs about making deals. Although he still calls re-signing Karlsson a priority, he also can’t walk away […]

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Blues take advantage as Senators appear to ‘extend’ break a day

Ottawa Senators coach Guy Boucher is sick of his team collapsing in the second period. After a scoreless first period Vladimir Tarasenko, Alex Pietrangelo and Brayden Schenn all scored in the second period as the St. Louis Blues beat Ottawa 4-1, causing Boucher to vent. “The second period, it’s a disease. We stop shooting, we […]