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Flames put Calgary  on map but Ottawa staying out of arena fight: sport minister

Flames put Calgary on map but Ottawa staying out of arena fight: sport minister

CALGARY — Canada's minister of sport has fond memories of when the Calgary Flames relocated to the city from Atlanta in 1980.
Oilers begin camp with questions on who will play with McDavid, Draisaitl

Oilers begin camp with questions on who will play with McDavid, Draisaitl

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Oilers opened training camp Thursday with franchise forwards Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl locked up to long-term contracts — but with questions on who will play alongside them.
Avs forward Matt Duchene reports to camp amid uncertainty

Avs forward Matt Duchene reports to camp amid uncertainty

DENVER — Matt Duchene didn't even skate around his situation. The Colorado Avalanche forward simply sidestepped the topic with as much speed as he flashes on the ice. "I'm here to honour my contract. I'm here out of respect for the fans.
Bruins sign young star Pastrnak to 6-year, $40 million deal

Bruins sign young star Pastrnak to 6-year, $40 million deal

BOSTON — The Boston Bruins are hoping to build off last season when they reached the Stanley Cup playoffs for the first time in three seasons.
Predators eager to return after team's shortest off-season

Predators eager to return after team's shortest off-season

NASHVILLE — The Nashville Predators couldn't be happier to return to work after their painful loss in the Stanley Cup Final , a deep playoff run that made for the shortest off-season in franchise history.
Bolstered by veteran trio, Maple Leafs look to build on promising season

Bolstered by veteran trio, Maple Leafs look to build on promising season

TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs opened camp Thursday looking to build on last season's promising platform and a sparkling array of young talent.
Winnipeg Jets and forward Bryan Little agree to six-year extension

Winnipeg Jets and forward Bryan Little agree to six-year extension

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Jets agreed to terms on a six-year contract extension with forward Bryan Little on Thursday. The deal has an average annual value of US$5.29 million starting next season, the team said in a release.
Calgary mayor Naheed Nenshi says arena talks with Flames aren't dead

Calgary mayor Naheed Nenshi says arena talks with Flames aren't dead

Calgary mayor Naheed Nenshi says the city remains at the negotiating table for a new NHL arena even though the Flames have declared they've pulled out of talks.

Former NHL defenceman Noel Picard dies at the age of 78

MONTREAL — Former NHL defenceman Noel Picard has died in Montreal at the age of 78. The St. Louis Blues say he died last week after a long battle against cancer. Picard, who played 16 games for the Montreal Canadiens in 1964-65, then played for St.
Duchene situation hovers over Avalanche as NHL camps open

Duchene situation hovers over Avalanche as NHL camps open

Even with two years left on his contract with the Colorado Avalanche, Matt Duchene's situation is anything but simple.