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Florida Panthers expect smaller crowds this season

The Panthers finished 29th out of 30 NHL teams last season in the standings and attendance figures.

Although the team expects to do much better on the ice, their ownership group said Tuesday they are prepared for even smaller crowds this coming ...

Wild goaltender Darcy Kuemper ready for debut

The Wild players who did not participate in Monday's preseason opener at Winnipeg practiced for 1 1/2 hours Tuesday at Xcel Energy Center. Among them: goaltender Darcy Kuemper, who will play the first two periods of Thursday's game at Pittsburgh. ...

Flyers' Grossman anxious to hit the ice

Nick Grossmann has appeared in 463 regular season NHL games, but the 29-year-old Flyers defenseman can't wait to see preseason action and with good cause.

Grossmann, who could possibly see his first action in Thursday's game at the Wells Fargo ...