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Puck Previews: Oilers visit Maple Leafs; Red Wings go for Coyotes sweep

by Yahoo! Sports - February 6, 2012 6:45 PM EST

By Sean LeahyHere are your Puck Previews: Spotlighting the key games in NHL action, news and views as well as general frivolity. Make sure to stop back here for the nightly Three Stars when the games are finished.


Howard Baldwin, ex-Whalers owner, offers critical look at ‘marginal’ NHL markets

by Yahoo! Sports - February 6, 2012 5:39 PM EST

By Greg WyshynskiHoward Baldwin founded the Hartford Whalers, helped create the San Jose Sharks, and produced "Mystery, Alaska" (yea!) and "Sound of Thunder" (bleech!) among other films.


Ray Emery’s chance to start equals goaltending migraines for Blackhawks

by Yahoo! Sports - February 6, 2012 4:59 PM EST

By Greg WyshynskiOn the one hand, you have Corey Crawford of the Chicago Blackhawks saying that he's played "really good hockey and some not-so-good hockey" over the last several games.


Puck Headlines: Sam Gagner didn’t score 8 points; Stewart waived; Crosby update

by Yahoo! Sports - February 6, 2012 3:55 PM EST

By Greg WyshynskiHere are your Puck Headlines: a glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media.


Court Report: Jeremy Lin takes his turn

by Yahoo! Sports - February 6, 2012 3:51 PM EST

By Matt BuserThe Knicks' next hope to turn the season around? Jeremy Lin, who is now the team's starting point guard after posting a huge line in Saturday's win over the Nets (36 minutes, 25 points, 10-19 FG, 5 boards, 7 assists, 1 turnover, 2 steals).


Kobe Bryant on someone eclipsing his 81-point game: ‘One day it will happen’

by Yahoo! Sports - February 6, 2012 3:40 PM EST

By Kelly Dwyer Lots of history swirling around Kobe Bryant as his Lakers head into Philadelphia on Monday night to take on the 76ers. The game is in Bryant's initial adopted American hometown, where he went to high school at Lower Merion High.


Cat pitch invader halts play at Anfield

by Yahoo! Sports - February 6, 2012 3:34 PM EST

By Ryan Bailey What is it with unusual pitch invaders on Merseyside lately? Last week, a protestor cuffed himself to the posts at Goodison Park to register his disgust with a budget airlines, and tonight a cat found its way onto the pitch during Tottenham's bout with Liverpool at Anfield.


An Andray Blatche ‘fan’ creates our new favorite custom jersey

by Yahoo! Sports - February 6, 2012 3:10 PM EST

By Kelly DwyerYou might remember this image, as culled from Comcast by The Basketball Jones, from this time last year. It features Washington Wizards forward Andray Blatche wearing a jersey that not only doesn't say "Blatche" on the back, but seems to (in its typo) typify Blatche's tendency to go all wrong with his talent.


New England Patriots fan Brian Boyle loses Super Bowl bet, dons New York Giants gear

by Yahoo! Sports - February 6, 2012 3:10 PM EST

By Sean Leahy"Gronk will have a quiet game for more than three quarters. But Tom Brady will hit Gronk in the end zone in the final minute for our fourth Super Bowl.


NMA’s Super Bowl recap is suitably deranged

by Yahoo! Sports - February 6, 2012 3:00 PM EST

By MJD Ultimately, what matters about a Super Bowl is how it's remembered years from now. So please, remember nothing you see about this video from Taiwanese animation company NMA, because if you do, someday recounting those thoughts will get you institutionalized.


Rice honoring David Wilganowski’s scholarship the heart-warming winner of national signing day

by Yahoo! Sports - February 6, 2012 2:59 PM EST

By Cameron SmithWhen national signing day comes along each year, Rice isn't exactly the first school to garner major press attention. "The Harvard of the South" (or Southwest, if you prefer) tends to recruit and lock up its future players on its own terms well in advance of the late signing season push.


Amar’e Stoudemire takes leave of the Knicks following his brother’s fatal car crash

by Yahoo! Sports - February 6, 2012 2:55 PM EST

By Kelly Dwyer Sad news out of Florida, where the brother of New York Knicks star forward Amar'e Stoudemire was killed early Monday morning in a car crash.


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