Today: July 23, 2024
Today: July 23, 2024

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Columbus Blue Jackets hire Dean Evason as their next coach

The Columbus Blue Jackets have hired Dean Evason as coach

Columbus Blue Jackets hire Dean Evason as their next coach
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Jason Wright is out as Washington Commanders president and will leave the team after the '24 season

Jason Wright is no longer president of the Washington Commanders and is expected to leave the organization after the 2024 season

Jason Wright is out as Washington Commanders president and will leave the team after the '24 season
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Workouts at Nationals Park give members of the military a chance to train in a unique setting

A half-dozen times during the baseball season, Nationals Park is home to a different kind of sport activity: high intensity interval training for members of the military on the field, in bullpens and on stadium stairs

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Hurricanes put Evgeny Kuznetsov on unconditional waivers to terminate his NHL contract

The Carolina Hurricanes have put Evgeny Kuznetsov on unconditional waivers for the purpose of terminating his NHL contract

Hurricanes put Evgeny Kuznetsov on unconditional waivers to terminate his NHL contract
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No time for a Stanley Cup hangover as the NHL offseason is already here

The NHL playoffs running until late June and reaching Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final means there is no chance for a breather before the offseason

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Capitals promote Chris Patrick to GM, Brian MacLellan remains president of hockey operations

The Washington Capitals have named Chris Patrick as their general manager with longtime GM Brian MacLellan remaining as president of hockey operations

Capitals promote Chris Patrick to GM, Brian MacLellan remains president of hockey operations
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Irvin allows 1 hit over 8 innings, Winker homers as the Nationals beat the Mets 1-0

Jake Irvin allowed just one hit and issued one walk in eight innings, Jesse Winker hit a pinch-hit home run and the Washington Nationals beat the New York Mets 1-0 in the traditional 11 a.m. Fourth of July game in the nation’s capital

Irvin allows 1 hit over 8 innings, Winker homers as the Nationals beat the Mets 1-0
Political|Sports

Biden honors Stanley Cup champion Vegas Golden Knights in the return of an NHL tradition

President Joe Biden has honored the Stanley Cup champion Vegas Golden Knights in a ceremony at the White House

Biden honors Stanley Cup champion Vegas Golden Knights in the return of an NHL tradition
Business|Economy|Sports

NHL free agency shows teams in states with no income tax have an advantage

Four of the past five Stanley Cup champions are based in a place with no state income tax, and the flood of talent to those locales continued in NHL free agency

NHL free agency shows teams in states with no income tax have an advantage
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Predators add Stamkos, Marchessault in blockbuster moves; NHL teams drop $1B in free agent frenzy

The Nashville Predators made a big splash on the opening day of NHL free agency by signing Steven Stamkos, Jonathan Marchessault and Brady Skjei

Predators add Stamkos, Marchessault in blockbuster moves; NHL teams drop $1B in free agent frenzy
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'Unpredictable' free agency is on tap around the NHL as part of a fast-tracked offseason

The outlook for NHL free agency

'Unpredictable' free agency is on tap around the NHL as part of a fast-tracked offseason
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Tampa Bay Lightning acquire the rights to Jake Guentzel on the eve of free agency

The Tampa Bay Lightning got a head start on free agency by acquiring the rights to high-scoring winger Jake Guentzel

Tampa Bay Lightning acquire the rights to Jake Guentzel on the eve of free agency
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Steven Stamkos remains on course to become a free agent, Lightning GM and agent confirm

Steven Stamkos is still on course to become a free agent even after the Tampa Bay Lightning cleared significant salary cap space with trades made at the NHL draft

Steven Stamkos remains on course to become a free agent, Lightning GM and agent confirm
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Lightning and Capitals make significant trades on 2nd day of NHL draft

The Tampa Bay Lightning and Washington Capitals each made multiple trades on a busy second day of action at the NHL draft

Lightning and Capitals make significant trades on 2nd day of NHL draft
News|Sports

Mike Babcock resigns as Blue Jackets coach amid investigation involving players' photos

Mike Babcock has resigned as coach of the Columbus Blue Jackets after just two months on the job following revelations that he asked players to show him photos on their phones

Mike Babcock resigns as Blue Jackets coach amid investigation involving players' photos
Entertainment|Sports

NHL and Fanatics unveil new jerseys for the 2024-25 season

The NHL has unveiled new player jerseys for the 2024-25 season made by Fanatics

NHL and Fanatics unveil new jerseys for the 2024-25 season
Sports

Once a top prospect, Adam Gaudette is back in the NHL -- this time with the Blues

Adam Gaudette is back in the NHL with the St. Louis Blues after more than a year and a half in the minors

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Opening trades of the NHL offseason contain several goalies but few surprises

Among the first handful of players to be traded around in the NHL this summer, there were few stunners

Opening trades of the NHL offseason contain several goalies but few surprises
Sports

Roenick gets into Hockey Hall of Fame after a lengthy wait. 2024 class includes 2 US women's players

Jeremy Roenick has been elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame after being eligible for more than a decade

Roenick gets into Hockey Hall of Fame after a lengthy wait. 2024 class includes 2 US women's players
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Connor McDavid wins Conn Smythe as playoff MVP despite Oilers losing Stanley Cup Final to Panthers

Connor McDavid has won the Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP despite he and the Edmonton Oilers losing the Stanley Cup Final to the Florida Panthers in seven games

Connor McDavid wins Conn Smythe as playoff MVP despite Oilers losing Stanley Cup Final to Panthers
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Connor McDavid wins Conn Smythe as playoff MVP despite Oilers losing Stanley Cup Final to Panthers

Connor McDavid has won the Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP despite he and the Edmonton Oilers losing the Stanley Cup Final to the Florida Panthers in seven games

Connor McDavid wins Conn Smythe as playoff MVP despite Oilers losing Stanley Cup Final to Panthers
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Montreal's 1993 Stanley Cup champions are watching as Edmonton can end Canada's title drought

It has been 31 years since an NHL team based in Canada won the Stanley Cup

Montreal's 1993 Stanley Cup champions are watching as Edmonton can end Canada's title drought
Sports

Oilers' penalty kill has made a major difference in the Stanley Cup Final against the Panthers

The Edmonton Oilers' penalty kill has been one of the major difference makers in the Stanley Cup Final against the Florida Panthers

Oilers' penalty kill has made a major difference in the Stanley Cup Final against the Panthers
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Knoblauch, Oilers successfully challenge for offsides, wiping out apparent Panthers goal

Edmonton Oilers coach Kris Knoblauch and his staff successfully challenged a goal by the Florida Panthers at a crucial juncture of Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final

Knoblauch, Oilers successfully challenge for offsides, wiping out apparent Panthers goal
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Connor Ingram wins the Masterton Trophy for perseverance and dedication to hockey

Goaltender Connor Ingram has won the NHL's Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy for perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to hockey

Connor Ingram wins the Masterton Trophy for perseverance and dedication to hockey

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