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NHL - foregoing the Olympics maybe a good thing for hockey

Chicago, IL — I’ve said for years the NHL is the NHL’s own worse enemy and in this past week they made the announcement that NHL players would not participate in the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea. 1,304 more words

Russia hopes for boost from Olympic hockey turmoil

MOSCOW (AP) — After a week of turmoil for Olympic hockey, Russia thinks it is poised to be the big winner next February in South Korea. 925 more words

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With NHL Out, Russia Wants Players Back In KHL For Olympics

By STEPHEN WHYNO, AP Hockey Writer

Russia is hoping the lure of playing in the Olympics draws some players back home to the Kontinental Hockey League. 712 more words

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Russia wants players back in KHL for Olympics

MOSCOW (AP) The Russian Hockey Federation wants as many players as possible back in the Kontinental Hockey League next season in preparation for the Olympics without the NHL. 96 more words

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Dear NHL, You Fucked Up.

Yesterday, in what we all thought to be a bluff, became a reality. The NHL announced that they will not be sending their players to the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea. 1,430 more words

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3-Round Shootout: Eddie Lack's terrifying collision, goalie concussions and a KHL water bottle incident

Three things from a scary Monday in hockey.

1) Eddie Lack’s terrifying collision. There isn’t much good to be taken away from Hurricane goalie Eddie Lack’s injury and subsequent carting off in overtime Monday night against Detroit. 291 more words

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European Top Nine Forwards - 2017 NHL Draft

Elias Pettersson (5 – 15)

  • DOB: 1998-11-12 / H: 6’2 / POS: C/LW / Nation: Sweden / League:  Allsvenskan
  • Smart player, plays a complete game needs to put some muscle on his 6’2 frame. 
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