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Fantasy Hockey: Stumbling NHL stars, Flames rebound, Bolts fizzle

Fantasy Hockey: Stumbling NHL stars, Flames rebound, Bolts fizzle

by Yahoo! Sports - December 12, 2011 11:41 AM EST

Fantasy Hockey: Stumbling NHL stars, Flames rebound, Bolts fizzle
By Dobber HockeyDobber checks in every Monday to force-feed you the latest fantasy hockey trends. The founder of DobberHockey.com and a columnist for The Hockey News website, he long ago immersed himself into this rollercoaster world and is unable to escape.


Fantasy Hockey: Stumbling NHL stars, Flames rebound, Bolts fizzle

by Yahoo! Sports - December 12, 2011 11:41 AM EST

By Dobber HockeyDobber checks in every Monday to force-feed you the latest fantasy hockey trends. The founder of DobberHockey.com and a columnist for The Hockey News website, he long ago immersed himself into this rollercoaster world and is unable to escape.


What We Learned: Are Florida Panthers counterfeit contenders?

What We Learned: Are Florida Panthers counterfeit contenders?

by Yahoo! Sports - December 12, 2011 9:41 AM EST

What We Learned: Are Florida Panthers counterfeit contenders?
By Ryan Lambert Hello, this is a feature that will run through the entire season and aims to recap the weekend's events and boils those events down to one admittedly superficial fact or stupid opinion about each team.


What We Learned: Are Florida Panthers counterfeit contenders?

by Yahoo! Sports - December 12, 2011 9:41 AM EST

By Ryan LambertHello, this is a feature that will run through the entire season and aims to recap the weekend's events and boils those events down to one admittedly superficial fact or stupid opinion about each team.


Rival telecom giants team up to buy Leafs

Rival telecom giants team up to buy Leafs

by Yahoo! Sports - December 9, 2011 5:09 PM EST

For a shade more than $1.3 billion, multimedia companies Bell and Rogers purchased Dion Phaneuf's Maple Leafs and the rest of MLSE's sports and business holdings.
By Nicholas J. Cotsonika We don't want to believe sports is a business. We want to believe the bottom line is winning, not profiting. We want to believe our passion is shared by ownership, not exploited or leveraged for the benefit of corporations.


Trending Topics: Stop hitting the Sabres; Sidney Crosby concern

Trending Topics: Stop hitting the Sabres; Sidney Crosby concern

by Yahoo! Sports - December 9, 2011 4:44 PM EST

Trending Topics: Stop hitting the Sabres; Sidney Crosby concern
By Ryan Lambert Trending Topics is a new column that looks at the week in hockey according to Twitter. If you're only going to comment to say how stupid Twitter is, why not just go have a good cry for the slow, sad death of your dear internet instead? It's been a rough couple of weeks for the Buffalo Sabres.


Trending Topics: Stop hitting the Sabres; Sidney Crosby concern

by Yahoo! Sports - December 9, 2011 4:44 PM EST

By Ryan Lambert Trending Topics is a new column that looks at the week in hockey according to Twitter. If you're only going to comment to say how stupid Twitter is, why not just go have a good cry for the slow, sad death of your dear internet instead? It's been a rough couple of weeks for the Buffalo Sabres.


Wild life: Meet Minnesota, the best team in the NHL

Wild life: Meet Minnesota, the best team in the NHL

by Yahoo! Sports - December 8, 2011 5:22 PM EST

The Wild's scoring-by-committee approach has provided enough offense for the hard-charging team.
By Nicholas J. Cotsonika Topics: First Period Second Period Third Period Power Rankings Plus/Minus @Cotsonika Tweet Passive. That's one word that comes to mind for Mike Yeo when asked how his Minnesota Wild has been misunderstood.


Fighting back: NHL holds ground on fisticuffs

Fighting back: NHL holds ground on fisticuffs

by Yahoo! Sports - December 6, 2011 8:25 PM EST

Boston University announced a diagnosis of mild chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in the brain of deceased enforcer Derek Boogaard (R), who died after mixing alcohol and painkillers in the summer.
By Nicholas J. Cotsonika PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – This is what NHL commissioner Gary Bettman cannot quite come out and say: Frankly, the league likes fighting.


NHL realignment easy in theory, tough to execute

NHL realignment easy in theory, tough to execute

by Yahoo! Sports - December 4, 2011 8:46 PM EST

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman and the board of governors will meet to discuss realignment.
By Nicholas J. CotsonikaPEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – It is called the National Hockey League, but we're about to find out how much of a league it really is – or at least how powerful and persuasive commissioner Gary Bettman can be.


Florida's playoff hopes: Cats, rats & elephants

Florida's playoff hopes: Cats, rats & elephants

by Yahoo! Sports - December 4, 2011 10:27 AM EST

Brian Campbell and Tomas Fleischmann are two of the new Panthers enjoying success in the early going with Florida.
By Nicholas J. Cotsonika SAN JOSE, Calif. – The rat sat on a skate sharpener outside the Florida Panthers' dressing room Saturday night, but no one shooed him away.


Blues man: St. Louis humming Hitchcock's tune

Blues man: St. Louis humming Hitchcock's tune

by Yahoo! Sports - December 2, 2011 1:08 PM EST

Ken Hitchcock said the speed of today's game surprised him when he first stepped behind the Blues' bench, but he caught up quickly.
By Nicholas J. Cotsonika Sure, Ken Hitchcock remembers what he said Nov. 7 when he was introduced as the coach of the St. Louis Blues. He remembers he was "not bragging but being factual" when he said "that the game's always been in slow motion" for him behind the bench.


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