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How Cale Makar turned around the UMass hockey team

The UMass hockey team went from perennial loser to one of the nation's best. How? Meet talented two-way defenseman Cale Makar.

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2019 NHL Draft Central: Analysis, rankings, mock drafts, more

Everything you need to know for the 2019 NHL draft, including updated rankings and prospect analysis.

The NHL draft lottery: Key dates, schedule and how it all works

Are there actual lottery balls? Why is there a lottery to begin with? Is Gritty allowed to represent the Flyers? We answer all the big questions.



Silfverberg scores in OT with wrister from the slot

Jakob Silfverberg gets into the slot with a clear look at the net and puts one past Aaron Dell as the Ducks beat the Sharks in overtime.




Caps' turnover leads to Kunin's goal

Matt Niskanen turns the puck over, and Zach Parise makes a great pass to set up Luke Kunin for the Wild's go-ahead goal in a 2-1 win against the Caps.


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