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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.

Looking Ahead

Looking ahead for the New York Rangers: Time to spend?

The Rangers are loaded with draft capital and cap space heading into the summer. Will they land a big free agent? Trade some of those picks?

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Looking ahead for the Buffalo Sabres: Decision looms on Jeff Skinner

The former Hurricane had a great season alongside Jack Eichel. Will that continue? Plus, a look at the top prospects.


Kopitar, Quick lead Kings past Ducks

Anze Kopitar's shootout goal and Jonathan Quick's save seal the 4-3 win over the Ducks.


Red Wings


Mantha's scores game-tying and game-winning goals for Red Wings

Anthony Mantha scores the game-winning and game-tying goals in Detroit's 3-2 win over Vegas.


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