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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.



Kopitar gets behind Sharks defense for goal

Anze Kopitar gets in all alone and tallies the go-ahead goal in the Kings' 4-2 victory against the Sharks.


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Karlsson opens and closes scoring for Vegas

William Karlsson's pair of goals increases his total to 22 on the season, as the Golden Knights clobber the Jets 5-0.




van Riemsdyk breaks tie in 3rd

James van Riemsdyk scores in the 3rd period to break the tie while Carter Hart makes 40 saves in the win vs. Blackhawks.


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