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Blackhawks fall to Wild in Chicago

Jason Pominville's third-period goal put the pressure on the Blackhawks, as Chicago was unable to recover and lost to the Wild at home.

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4dCraig Custance

The benefit to three-point regulation wins

Would a change to three points for a regulation win change NHL teams' strategies in the final five minutes? We asked a handful of NHL coaches.

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Is the NHL in denial about potential CTE link? (6:58)
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Berglund redirects pass for Blues' game winner (0:25)
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Hall wins it for the Devils in OT (0:26)
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3dCraig Custance

Midseason NHL awards and trade buzz

Who are the leading candidates for the Hart, Norris and Calder trophies? Who is on the trading block, and which teams will be buyers/sellers?

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Did NHL conceal information regarding risks of brain trauma? (2:10)
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Washington cruises past Philadelphia

The Washington Capitals shutout the Philadelphia Flyers to extend their winning streak to nine games.

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Miller dominates to top under-24 rankings

The up-and-down season of New York Rangers winger J.T. Miller continues, but right now he's on the upswing in this week's rankings of the best players 24 or under.

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Mile-high makeover: Avs ready to rebuild

Colorado GM Joe Sakic will listen to offers on any player on his roster not named Nathan MacKinnon or Mikko Rantanen, says Pierre LeBrun. Will the Avs deal Matt Duchene or Gabriel Landeskog?

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Who is the first-half MVP?

Which player was most valuable to his team in the first half of the season? We canvassed our experts, and some of their responses might surprise you. Or not.

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3dCraig Custance

Midseason NHL awards and trade buzz

Who are the leading candidates for the Hart, Norris and Calder trophies? Who is on the trading block, and which teams will be buyers/sellers?

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Goalie fight ends with one-punch knockout (0:18)

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Brendan Gallagher @BGALLY17

Alright I was messing around people dak played great! But now on a serious note everyone better be cheering against the steelers!!

Pierre LeBrun @Real_ESPNLeBrun

Knife in my heart. Mighty proud of my team for the response after the early deficit. But I tip my hat to the great Aaron Rodgers.

Corey Pronman @coreypronman

Curtis Lazar has played 34 games this season between NHL and AHL. He has 3 goals and 4 points (none in NHL). Safe to say he's been better.