Posts Tagged Hockey

Dismal season takes toll on Maple Leafs’ brand

TORONTO (AP) — The blue-chip Toronto Maple Leafs brand survived bad seasons in the past. But this season took its toll.

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Ex-nanny for Penguins’ Kunitz charged with stealing jewelry

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The former nanny of Pittsburgh Penguins player Chris Kunitz has been charged with stealing $12,000 diamond earrings from his home, then selling them to jewelry stores, police said.

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Bettman doesn’t believe ‘Katy Perry’ chants are sexist

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman watches the first period of a first-round NHL playoff hockey game between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the New York Rangers in Pittsburgh on Wednesday, April 22, 2015.(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

NEW YORK (AP) — NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman doesn’t believe Winnipeg Jets fans were being “sexist in the slightest” by comparing Anaheim Ducks forward Corey Perry to pop singer Katy Perry.

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Wild looking for redemption in Game 5

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild will be looking for redemption in Game 5 of the Western Conference quarterfinals against the St. Louis Blues.

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Daniel Sedin scores tiebreaker to lift Canucks past Flames

Vancouver Canucks' Daniel Sedin (22) and Henrik Sedin (33), of Sweden, celebrate Daniel Sedin's goal against Calgary Flames goalie Jonas Hiller, of Switzerland, as Deryk Engelland (29) and T.J. Brodie (7) watch during the third period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series, Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — After falling behind early in a must-win game, the Vancouver Canucks persevered and extended their first-round series.

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