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Philadelphia Flyers Adjust Defense After Timonen Diagnosed With Blood Clots

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The Philadelphia Flyers are slowly becoming a better team. Now, they will need some luck. After signing defenseman Kimmo Timonen, a 15-year veteran, to a one-year contract valued at $2 million, doctors in Timonen’s home country of Finland have diagnosed Timonen with blood clots, according to NHL.com. Flyers new general manager Ron Hextall announced in… Read more »

2014 NHL Draft A Family Affair For Kapanen, Lemieux, Donato, Turgeon, More

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The Pittsburgh Penguins were the first of several NHL teams to choose players with very familiar names in the 2014 NHL draft, choosing Kasperi Kapanen (son of Sami Kapanen, who played with the Whalers, Hurricanes and Flyers) with their first round pick. The Buffalo Sabres quickly followed suit, choosing Brendan Lemieux, son of NHL standout… Read more »

NY Rangers: Learn To Close, Win The Cup

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The NY Rangers are on the verge of being swept out of the Stanley Cup Finals by the LA Kings. For the Rangers, this is the first appearance in the NHL Finals in 20 years. Down 0-3, it is not over, but there’s not much life left. Lessons learned may be applied toward next year,… Read more »