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Leading The West, Wild Aiming To Avoid Post-Bye Slump

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The remarkably slump-proof Minnesota Wild will have their season-long stability challenged next week.

That’s when the Western Conference leaders come back from their bye, the five-day gap on every team’s schedule gained by the NHL Players Association as a concession for the new All-Star Game format. 523 more words


Hockey Roundup: Western Conference Reset

Welcome back to the Hockey Roundup! After a bit of a hiatus, the THUNDERBLOG’s hockey coverage is finally back in time for the final quarter of the season. 802 more words

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Calgary Flames rally to beat Nashville Predators 6-5 in OT

The Calgary Flames are showing they have some offensive firepower along with resiliency. They needed every bit in their visit to Music City.

Mark Giordano scored 43 seconds into overtime, and the Flames edged the Nashville Predators 6-5 on Tuesday night in a crucial game between teams holding the Western Conference’s wild cards. 653 more words


How Valuable Is The Boogie Trade?

Boogie Cousins to the Pelicans?! How is it that the Pelicans now have the best front court in all of the NBA in one trade? 780 more words


Paul Stastny Returns Tonight vs. Panthers

After missing the past 4 games with a lower-body injury, the Blues will welcome veteran center Paul Stastny back into the lineup tonight against the Florida Panthers (7pm, NHLN, FS-MW). 97 more words

Western Conference

Nikola Jokic: A True Denver ‘Nugget’

Let’s be honest for a second. Most casual NBA fans have no idea who Nikola Jokic is. If you mention the name Jokic the two most likely responses you’ll get in return are “ 441 more words