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Added February 9th, 2015 by Ian
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Stanley Cup Champion Los Angeles Kings in danger of missing playoffs

After winning the Stanley Cup in impressive fashion in two of the last three NHL seasons, it looks like the Los Angeles Kings might not even make the playoffs this time around. As of February 8th the Kings were in 10th place in the Western Conference with 56 points, five behind the eighth-place Calgary Flames and the final playoff spot. The Kings were 22-18 in wins and losses and had also lost a combined 12 games in overtime/shootouts. They’d also scored 140 goals and allowed 141 against and were 21st in the 30-team league with just 31 games remaining in the season.

 
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Added January 6th, 2015 by Ian
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Canada wins World Jr, Hockey Championship for 16th time

Canada won its 16th World Junior Hockey Championships with a 5-4 win over Russia at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto on January 5th. It was Canada’s first gold medal since 2009 and first medal of any kind since 2012. They went through the tournament unbeaten, but the win against Russia didn’t come easy as they almost blew a 5-1 second-period lead. Russia bounced back with three goals in three minutes and 16 seconds to claw back into the game, but couldn’t find the equalizer. In the Bronze Medal Game, Slovakia upset Sweden 4-2.

 
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Added January 5th, 2015 by Ian
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42-year-old Jaromir Jagr sets NHL hat trick record

Right winger Jaromir Jagr of the New Jersey Devils became the oldest-ever NHL player to score a hat trick when the native of the Czech Republic found the back of the net three times in his team’s 5-2 home win over the Philadelphia Flyers on January 3. It was Jagr’s first three-goal game in about nine years and the 15th of his illustrious NHL career. Jagr achieved the feat at the age of 42 years and 322 days. The previous record was held by the immortal Gordie Howe, who scored a hat trick for the Detroit Red Wings when he was aged 41 years and 216 days.

 
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Added December 16th, 2014 by Ian
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NHL’s Kevin Klein scores winner after losing part of ear

The next time you see a soccer player rolling around on the pitch like he’s been hit been with a straight right hand by heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko or shot by a bazooka, you may want to compare him to hockey player Kevin Klein. The New York Rangers’ defenceman recently lost a part of his left ear during an NHL game against the Pittsburgh Penguins. The 30-year-old Klein took a high stick to the head from Zach Sill in the first period. While it looked like he suffered a nasty cut, the team trainers suddenly realized that part of his ear was hanging off.

 
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Added December 16th, 2014 by Ian

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Added December 8th, 2014 by Ian
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NHL hit with outbreak of mumps

 
Added December 2nd, 2014 by Ian
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Undrafted Marty St. Louis scored 1,000th NHL point

 
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