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NHL, NHLPA launch program to help players prepare for future
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The NHL and NHLPA want players to plan for life after hockey long before they hang up their skates....

Laine gets 3rd goal in OT to lift Jets over Maple Leafs
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) -- Rookie Patrik Laine got the last laugh in his anticipated showdown with Auston Matthews, then cracked a joke or two after....

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WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) -- Rookie Patrik Laine completed a hat trick 2:40 into overtime, helping Winnipeg overcome a four-goal deficit and beat Toronto 5-4 on Wednesday night....

Red Wings top Rangers 2-1 behind Howard's 32 saves
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NEW YORK (AP) -- Jimmy Howard made 32 saves to lead the Detroit Red Wings to a 2-1 victory over the New York Rangers on Wednesday night....

Shea Weber quickly making his presence felt in Montreal
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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Shea Weber didn't have to turn far to get the lowdown on Montreal upon learning he had been traded to the Canadiens....

Henrik Sedin scores in OT, Canucks beat Blues 2-1
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- Canucks coach Willie Desjardins knows this formula for success can't be sustained. It's making a fun little ride, though....

Pitlick gets winner in Oilers' 3-2 win over Hurricanes
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) -- Cam Talbot had a big night in net for the Edmonton Oilers and he's planning on an even bigger morning....

Haula, Pominville spark Wild in 6-3 win over Kings
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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- There's hardly a better way to create momentum in hockey than killing penalties at home, as the Minnesota Wild did so well....

Monahan scores in OT, Flames get first win of season
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) -- Sean Monahan scored 2:26 into overtime, giving the Calgary Flames their first win of the season, 4-3 over the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday night....

Point scores shootout winner, Lightning beat Panthers 4-3
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TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- The Tampa Bay Lightning overcame an unusual call that went against them and remained undefeated....

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