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Penguins dealing with adversity

The Penguins' first-line right winger was playing in the American Hockey League a few days ago.

The guy who might be their go-to goalie for a while hasn't played in back-to-back games all season.

And their franchise cornerstone is just getting ...

Blackhawks penalty killers on NHL record pace

Ben Smith wasn't caught short-handed when asked to describe the attributes a top-notch penalty killer possesses.

"Know when there is time to pressure, know when it's time to sit back and kind of stay in the lanes, have a good stick and be willing...

Bruins hold on for 3-2 overtime win over Wild

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- One big reason why Mike Yeo was excited to welcome Jared Spurgeon back to the lineup Wednesday night was because it was a rare opportunity for the Wild to have each of its top-4 defensemen in the same lineup.

"It's been a ...

Getzlaf, Kesler help Ducks skate past adversity

MONTREAL -- It isn't about who's missing for the Anaheim Ducks, it's about who's showing up.

This season, because of several illnesses and injuries, many players have not always been able to take to the ice. So why have the Ducks been able to ...

Three more Penguins players tested for mumps

Three more Penguins players are being tested for mumps.

The team announced today that goalie Marc-Andre Fleury and defensemen Robert Bortuzzo and Olli Maatta are being tested "as a precaution" because they were "not feeling well."

Center Sidney ...

Lecavalier may return to Flyers' lineup Thursday

Watching the Flyers struggle to score against a fatigued Tampa Bay Lightning club on Tuesday looks like it might have provided the impetus coach Craig Berube needed to put forward Vinny Lecavalier back in his mind and, quite possibly, back on the ...