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Penguins acquire forward Daniel Winnik from Maple Leafs

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins have acquired gritty forward Daniel Winnik from the Toronto Maple Leafs for forward Zach Sill and a pair of draft picks.

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Winnipeg Jets acquire Jiri Tlusty

Carolina Hurricanes players, including Brad Malone (24), Andrej Sekera (4), Jiri Tlusty (19) and Brett Bellemore, right, congratulate goaltender Cam Ward following the Hurricanes' 4-1 win against the Philadelphia Flyers during an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015. Ward played in his 500th NHL career game. (AP Photo/Ellen Ozier)

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — The Winnipeg Jets acquired winger Jiri Tlusty from the Carolina Hurricanes on Wednesday in exchange for two draft picks.

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Wild swap minority owners

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild have swapped minority owners, with Chicago financier Matthew Hulsizer replacing New York hedge fund manager Philip Falcone on majority owner Craig Leopold’s board of directors.

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Chicago’s painful night: Rose, Kane out with injuries

Chicago Blackhawks right wing Patrick Kane (88) picks himself up off the ice after sustaining an injury during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Florida Panthers on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

CHICAGO (AP) — First, Blackhawks star Patrick Kane went crashing into the boards. Then the Bulls announced Derrick Rose was headed for another knee surgery.

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Kings beat Red Wings 1-0 for 8th straight win

Los Angeles Kings goalie Jonathan Quick makes a save against the Detroit Red Wings during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Los Angeles, Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It was just about this time last season when the Los Angeles Kings went on an eight-game winning streak and used it as a springboard to their second Stanley Cup title in three years.

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