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Lingering questions for all 32 NHL teams heading into training camp: Goaltending, lineup, injuries, more

But now that fall is officially set to begin on Thursday, it’s also time for training camps around the NHL to open, as we look ahead to opening night of the season on Oct. 11. To help get you ready for the next few weeks — as teams decide on which players make the roster, […]

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Inside Troy Terry’s breakout season for the Ducks — and what comes next

It’s a chilly mid-November afternoon — at least by Southern California standards — and the Anaheim Ducks forward is just home from a post-practice holiday shopping trip with his fiancée, Dani. There’s a bounce in Terry’s voice, spreading all the way to his audible grin. This is clearly a good day — and a good […]

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Jack Eichel fantasy hockey trade reaction and more

Fun. Free. Easy. Create or join a league and play ESPN Fantasy Hockey! Sign up for free! Best-case scenario, Eichel undergoes successful neck surgery – his preferred procedure reportedly getting the thumbs-up from the Golden Knights – and fully recovers by spring. Then we all get to watch the elite center do his thing, likely […]

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The top rising candidates for NHL coach, GM jobs

So with three coaching vacancies already open this cycle — the Arizona Coyotes, Columbus Blue Jackets and Seattle Kraken — it’s easy to guess who will get first looks. John Tortorella (who recently parted with Columbus after six years), Rick Tocchet (done in Arizona after four years) and Gerard Gallant (who took the NHL season […]

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Anaheim Ducks recall top prospect Trevor Zegras, setting stage for his NHL debut

The Ducks made the move Sunday. They play at Arizona on Monday night, although Anaheim coach Dallas Eakins didn’t confirm Zegras will play immediately. Zegras had four goals and five assists in eight games for San Diego, getting off to a blazing start with his first professional team. A few weeks before joining the Gulls, […]

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NHL says Vegas Golden Knights’ Tomas Nosek was pulled because of positive COVID-19 test

Nosek did not return to play in the third period of the Knights’ 5-4 win at home over the Anaheim Ducks on Tuesday night. According to the NHL, Nosek was pulled “upon notification” that he had “returned a positive test,” which was “in precise accordance with the terms of the league’s COVID Protocol.” Nosek was […]

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The NHL’s best and worst this week: Who can pull off a St. Louis Blues-like run?

So which team has a chance of repeating that success this season? Here’s how teams currently not super secure in a playoff position stack up, in four different tiers. Los Angeles Kings Anaheim Ducks New Jersey Devils Detroit Red Wings Ottawa Senators Sure, three of these teams (Ottawa, New Jersey, Detroit) are where the Blues […]

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