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Oilers coach Todd McLellan puts the team through boot-camp

By: Team Red Zone | 1 month ago

It was a matter of time and here it is. After back-to-back losses and now falling to 1-2 on the season, the Edmonton Oilers’ head coach Todd McLellan came out swinging. He got his message over loud and clear by putting the team through an intense and grueling 60-minute session on Thursday. McLellan made the

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The Calgary Flames are becoming a have not in the NHL

By: Team Red Zone | 2 months ago

It’s all change for the Calgary Flames. The team’s president says the team is not swimming in money, far from it. Ken King explained to Calgary’s chamber of commerce Monday that when it comes to revenue sharing, the team has gone from a giver to a taker in NHL. King said: “We’ve gone from a

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What’s next for The Canucks’ Erik Gudbranson

By: Team Red Zone | 2 months ago

As we get ever closer to the opening game of the 2017-18 NHL season, the first three months may very well determine the Vancouver Canucks’ Erik Gudbranson’s future with the team. The two scenario’s that are in play are the following. Firstly, if he plays well, then a long-term contract extension could be signed at

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Will Duchene report to training camp?

By: Team Red Zone | 3 months ago

Training camps are another nine days away, but Denver’s Matt Duchene’s conspicuous absence from a voluntary skate with the team on Tuesday has got tongues wagging that he may not be with the Avalanche when training camp begins. Duchene also didn’t attend the NHL-NHLPA’s media tour in New York on Tuesday. The 26-year-old was not

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Wayne Simmonds can lead Flyers youth by example

By: Team Red Zone | 3 months ago

As he heads into his seventh season Philadelphia Flyers’ Wayne Simmonds is looking forward to building on his second consecutive 30-plus-goal season and at the same time mentoring the team’s group of young players back to the Stanley Cup Playoffs. It’s all about the youth at the team right now. Second overall pick Nolan Patrick,

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Henrik Zetterberg to retire in two years

By: Team Red Zone | 3 months ago

It was a case of, ‘no way’ when Henrik Zetterberg signed a 12-year contract with the Detroit Red Wings, ‘no way,’ because the idea of him completing it seemed insane. Now, even the player himself admits it may not happen. Zetterberg, who is about to celebrate his 37th birthday four days after his new NHL

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Jack Eichel and the Buffalo Sabres still hashing out a deal

By: Team Red Zone | 3 months ago

Like sand through his hands, last season’s second place in the National Hockey League, Jack Eichel was in touching distance of earning a $2 million performance bonus. The North Chelmsford native averaged 0.934 points per game and the bonus would have kicked in if he finished the year among the league’s top 10 players in