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Rangers’ rivals counter by stocking up at NHL trade deadline

New York Rangers' Keith Yandle plays during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Nashville Predators on Monday, March 2, 2015, at Madison Square Garden in New York. It was Yandle's first game since being traded to the Rangers. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

New York Rangers general manager Glen Sather struck the first bold move of the weekend by acquiring playmaking defenseman Keith Yandle in a trade with the Arizona Coyotes.

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Sharks snap 8-game home skid with 4-0 win over Canadiens

San Jose Sharks' Marc-Edouard Vlasic (44) celebrates with teammate Tomas Hertl (48) after Vlasic assisted on a goal by Ben Smith during the first period of an NHL hockey game Monday, March 2, 2015, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Ben Smith’s day started with a morning skate in Chicago and ended with a goal in San Jose.

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Toews scores 2 to help Blackhawks beat Hurricanes 5-2

Chicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews (19) celebrates his goal against the Carolina Hurricanes during the first period of an NHL hockey game Monday, March 2, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

CHICAGO (AP) — After practice the previous day, Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews said his teammates were capable of stepping up and “filling the void” created by the loss of injured leading scorer Patrick Kane.

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Flames dealing with loss of Giordano at trade deadline

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Dealing with the news of a season-ending injury to defenseman Mark Giordano but with Calgary in a playoff spot, Brad Treliving’s first NHL trade deadline as general manager of the Flames was unique.

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Zuccarello, Brassard help Rangers win in Yandle’s debut

New York Rangers' Chris Kreider (20) celebrates his goal as Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne (35) and Predators' Craig Smith (15) react during the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, March. 2, 2015, at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

NEW YORK (AP) — Mats Zuccarello and Derick Brassard both had two assists, and the New York Rangers rebounded from a rare regulation loss and sent the NHL-leading Nashville Predators to their season-worst third straight defeat, 4-1 on Monday night.

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