NHL

john-healy
November 29, 2019 - 8:00 am
Trying to figure out a gift for the sports fan in your life? Don't worry, we have you covered. While there are plenty of ways to go wrong with gifts, getting a sports lover a sports-themed gift is foolproof. Whether it is during the holiday season, Father's Day , a birthday or any other special...
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Chris Lingebach
November 05, 2019 - 9:07 pm
The Washington Capitals are off to a scorching 11-2-3 start (25 points) to the 2019-20 season and, big surprise, Alex Ovechkin is a huge reason why. Ovechkin scored a torrent of goals in the opening month of the season, registering 18 points on 11 goals and seven assists over 14 games this October...
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John Healy
October 10, 2019 - 2:36 pm
Greatness is often associated with championships in professional sports, but even the greats are sometimes dealt the short end of the stick. Whether or not it is by their own doing, not getting the opportunity, or just being in the wrong place at the wrong time, many legendary players have that one...
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Ben Krimmel
September 26, 2019 - 1:36 pm
The Washington Capitals' run to a Stanley Cup title in 2018 did not please Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder or team president Bruce Allen, according to 106.7 The Fan's Redskins Insider Chris Russell. In fact, Russell said they were "very, very angry and hostile" about the Capitals' success...
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john-healy
August 26, 2019 - 10:49 am
Not all athletes go on to have long careers in the sports they play, and even the great ones are sometimes forced to step away from the game they love while in the midst of their prime. Whether it is injuries, illness or their heart just is not in it anymore, many promising, even Hall of Fame...
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Ben Krimmel
August 23, 2019 - 8:43 am
The International Ice Hockey Federation has suspended Evgeny Kuznetsov for testing positive to a prohibited substance. Kuznetsov's case concerns a test that indicated a positive result for cocaine, according to the IIHF. The Washington Capitals forward was playing for Russia this summer at the IIHF...
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John Healy
August 09, 2019 - 8:00 am
Aug. 9, 1988 is a significant date in NHL history. It marks the anniversary of the Edmonton Oilers trading Wayne Gretzky to the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for Jimmy Carson, Martin Gelinas, three first-round picks and $15 million. The Gretzky trade to Los Angeles did more than just make the Kings...
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Florida Panthers NHL Playoffs
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May 31, 2019 - 12:15 pm
The mantra of the 2019-2020 Florida Panthers is simple: Just get in. The NHL is unlike any of the other major American professional sports in that any team truly has a shot every year to compete for a championship. All one has to do is get into the playoffs. That, however, has proved to be an...
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