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Flyers' Zac Rinaldo suspended eight games

Flyers winger Zac Rinaldo was suspended by the NHL for eight games Monday because of an illegal first-period hit on Pittsburgh's Kris Letang last Tuesday.

"He knows he can't hit somebody from behind like that, you know what I mean?" coach Craig ...

Blues' Vladimir Tarasenko: A star in the making

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Mere minutes remain in regulation, the Blues are either down a goal or tied and all eyes inside Scottrade Center are searching for No. 91.

"Really?" says Vladimir Tarasenko, who wears the numerals and the pressure well.

In his ...

NHL plans World Cup '16

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Not yet ready to expand beyond 30 franchises but eager to pull in more dollars and fans, the NHL on Saturday announced it will stage three of its popular and profitable outdoor games next season and will revive the World Cup ...