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A person familiar with the situation has told The Associated Press that the Arizona Coyotes will promote 26-year-old John Chayka to general manager, making him the youngest GM in NHL history
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- The Arizona Coyotes will promote 26-year-old John Chayka to general manager, making him the youngest GM in NHL history, a person familiar with the situation said Wednesday....

St. Louis Blues forward Scottie Upshall has numerous family members who live in Fort McMurray, Alberta, including a brother and his fiancee, plus aunts, uncles and nieces

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ST. LOUIS (AP) -- St. Louis Blues forward Scottie Upshall has numerous family members who live in Fort McMurray, Alberta, including a brother and his fiancee, plus aunts, uncles and nieces....

Pittsburgh Penguins rookie goaltender Matt Murray is holding his own during his first foray into the NHL playoffs

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PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Matt Murray isn't in the mood to think about what it all means, this ride that he's on. The NHL's best team on the other side of the ice. His mentor watching from bench. An arena chanting his name....

Alexander Steen and David Backes had two goals apiece and the St. Louis Blues defense put the clamps on the Dallas Stars in a 6-1 victory that put them up 2-1 in the second-round series on Tuesday night

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ST. LOUIS (AP) -- This time, the St. Louis Blues knew what to do with a two-goal lead. Go for more, more, more....

Shea Weber scored the go-ahead goal and had an assist and the Nashville Predators beat the San Jose Sharks 4-1 Tuesday night to pull within 2-1 in their Western Conference second-round series

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The Nashville Predators finally figured out how to shut down the NHL's best road team and a pretty potent power play. As a result, they have given themselves a chance to tie their second-round series....

Brian Boyle scored at 2:48 of overtime to lift the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 5-4 victory over the New York Islanders on Tuesday night for a 2-1 lead in their second-round series

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NEW YORK (AP) -- Brian Boyle delivered a hard hit and then took advantage of a lucky carom to get the Tampa Bay Lightning a big playoff win....

The Calgary Flames have fired Bob Hartley, who was the NHL's coach of the year last season

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CALGARY, Alberta (AP) -- The Calgary Flames fired Bob Hartley on Tuesday, a season after he was voted the NHL's coach of the year....

The New York Islanders know there's several areas they need to improve on to avoid falling behind in their second-round series against Tampa Bay

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SYOSSET, N.Y. (AP) -- The New York Islanders know there are several areas they need to improve to avoid falling behind in their second-round series against Tampa Bay....

Patric Hornqvist and Tom Kuhhnackl scored a minute apart in the first period, Matt Murray stopped 47 shots and the Pittsburgh Penguins took control of their Eastern Conference semifinal with a 3-2 win in Game 3 on Monday night

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PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Patric Hornqvist and Tom Kuhnhackl scored a minute apart in the first period, Matt Murray stopped 47 shots and the Pittsburgh Penguins took control of their Eastern Conference semifinal with a 3-2 win in Game 3 on Monday....

Joe Pavelski scored the tiebreaking goal with 2:40 left in regulation and Martin Jones stopped 37 shots to lead the San Jose Sharks to a 3-2 victory over the Nashville Predators on Sunday night and a 2-0 lead in their second-round playoff series

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SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- The Nashville Predators frustrated Joe Pavelski and San Jose's top line for much of the night, forcing turnovers, blocking shots and limiting chances....


  • Basketball
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have set an NBA playoff record for 3-pointers, making 22 deep shots midway through the third quarter of Game 2 against Atlanta

  • Golf
  • Stacy Lewis is hoping that making a high-pressure putt will give her a boost going into a tournament where she's thrived in the past

  • Auto Racing
  • Stefan Wilson to attempt to run Indianapolis 500 for KV Racing Technology

  • Tennis
  • Arizona State is adding men's tennis, eight years after it dropped the sport

  • Other Sports
  • Nyquist has been made the early 3-1 favorite for the 142nd Kentucky Derby, with Exaggerator the second choice in the full field of 20 horses


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