NHL Rumors: Penguins, Canadiens

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Will the Pittsburgh Penguins make some trades? TSN: Bob McKenzie reports with Evgeni Malkin out the next four-to-six weeks and that’s a huge loss and there’s no way that Jim Rutherford, the general manager in Pittsburgh, can go out and trade for a player or bring anybody in who’s going to duplicate what a healthy Malkin […]

December 16: This Day in NHL History

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Dec. 16 NHL History 1934: Two brothers oppose each other as coaches for the first time in NHL history. Frank Patrick gets the better of older brother Lester when the Boston Bruins defeat the Rangers 2-1 at Madison Square Garden. 1950: Two future Hall of Famers make their debuts for the Montreal Canadiens in a 1-1 tie against the […]

October 10: This Day in NHL History

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October 10 NHL History 1979: Wayne Gretzky makes his NHL debut with the Edmonton Oilers and gets his first point, an assist, in a 4-2 road loss to the Chicago Blackhawks. Gretzky’s assist comes on the first NHL goal in Oilers history, by defenseman Kevin Lowe at 9:49 of the first period. Dave Hunter scores just over five […]

NHL Rumors: Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Tuukka Rask, Florida Panthers

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Are the Vancouver Canucks interested in Ryan Nugent-Hopkins? Edmonton Journal: Jim Matheson speculates the Vancouver Canucks “will be sniffing around for centres” this summer. He felt they’ll have interest in Edmonton Oilers center Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and expected the Oilers will want an offensive defenseman in return. Will the Boston Bruins trade Tuukka Rask? CSNNE.com: Joe […]