A Classic matchup at Gillette between Bruins, Canadiens

FOXBORO --The Boston Bruins didn’t grab all the sports headlines of the day hearabouts, thanks to Tom Brady and the New England Patriots. But the B’s did produce the most positive sports story of the day . . . thanks also, in large part, to the Patriots. Robert Kraft made it two press conference...

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Joe Haggerty
Comcast SportsNet, Sportswriter
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Devils buying out Dainius Zubrus for "roster flexibility"; GM Ray Shero wants room to add a forward

Devils general manager Ray Shero said today the main reason for buying out the final year on the contract of forward Dainius Zubrus was for “roster flexibility” in case he decides to add another forward – either through free agency or a trade – at some point. “You're talking to other manag...

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Tom Gulitti
N.J Bergen Record, Devils Beat Writer
3h

Saad bring the Stanley Cup home - 07-29-15

Gibsonia native Brandon Saad's summer has been interesting. In the span of a few weeks, he won the Stanley Cup then was the centerpiece in a blockbuster trade which sent him to the Blue Jackets. Today, the power forward celebrated the Stanley Cup, which he has won twice with Chicago, at the 911th Ai...

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Seth Rorabaugh
Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Pens Beat Writer
6h
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Devils placed Dainius Zubrus on unconditional waivers today with purpose of buying out his contract
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Devils put Dainius Zubrus on waivers; buyout expected

The New Jersey Devils announced Wednesday that they have placed veteran forward Dainius Zubrus on unconditional waivers for the purpose of terminating his contract. Once Zubrus clears, at noon ET on Thursday, the Devils are expected to buy out the remaining one year on his contract. Zubrus is due $3...

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Kings' Slava Voynov serving jail time in Seal Beach

After pleading no contest to a misdemeanor domestic violence charge earlier this month, Kings defenseman Slava Voynov is spending part of his summer in the Seal Beach Police Detention Center. The Seal Beach city attorney confirmed Tuesday that Voynov started serving his 90-day sentence in the city...

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Helene Elliott
Los Angeles Times, Sportswriter
7h

Devils place Dainius Zubrus on unconditional waivers to buy out his contract

The Devils placed forward Dainius Zubrus on unconditional waivers at noon today with the purpose of terminating his contract. If Zubrus is not claimed at Thursday's noon deadline, the final year on his contract will be bought out. The Devils have a 48-hour buyout window that began Tuesday after sett...

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Tom Gulitti
N.J Bergen Record, Devils Beat Writer
7h

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Pavel Datsyuk
Detroit Red Wings
7h

Offseason moves can boost Penguins to Stanley Cup

One of the things about the structure of the NHL and its salary cap is that teams go through cycles of winning and losing, giving almost every fan base their turn at an era of competitiveness. Teams build through the draft, rise to the top, add free agents, then inevitably decline and restart the pr...

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Flyers give Couturier a six-year extension

The Flyers showed they believe Sean Couturier is about to turn the corner in his career, giving the 22-year-old center a six-year contract extension Tuesday that totals $26 million, with an annual cap hit of $4.33 million. Couturier, who scored a career-high 15 goals last season, had one year left o...

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Sam Carchidi
Philadelphia Inquirer, Sportswriter
10h
Elliotte Friedman
Hockey Night In Canada, Reporter
10h

Penguins deeper, more flexible after dealing Sutter - 07-28-15

The Penguins swung some moves today with the aim of getting deeper among their bottom six forwards and gaining some flexibility with their salary cap. Center Brandon Sutter (above) and a 2016 third-round pick were sent to the Canucks in exchange for center Nick Bonino, defenseman Adam Clendening and...

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Seth Rorabaugh
Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Pens Beat Writer
21h

Caps defenseman Orpik undergoes wrist surgery

WASHINGTON -- Washington Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik underwent wrist surgery Tuesday, according to a statement from the team. The Capitals said Orpik will resume full workout activities in two weeks. They expect him to return to full hockey activities in time for the season opener. Orpik, 34, w...

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22h
Nick Bonino - Anaheim Ducks
Can't wait to get started in Pittsburgh, excited by the outpouring of welcome from all the Pens fans. Should be a fun year in a new city
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Help Devils goaltender Cory Schneider design one of his masks for the 2015-16 season

From a news release from the Devils today: Devils goaltender Cory Schneider wants fans to design one of the masks he will wear during the 2015-16 season through a contest at newjerseydevils.com. Fans of all ages can submit their own designs on a provided template that will be hosted on the homepage....

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Tom Gulitti
N.J Bergen Record, Devils Beat Writer
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Player evaluation: Regehr

ROBYN REGEHR This season: 67 games, 3 goal, 10 assists, 13 points, 45 penalty minutes, +10 rating, 20:20 time on ice. The good: Averaging 83 hard seconds of ice time more than the season prior, Regehr appeared in 67 games and while healthy provided a Kings blue line a stabilizing veteran figure duri...

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Jon Rosen
LAKingsInsider.com, Sportswriter
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Sources: Sean Couturier signs 6-year extension with Flyers with $4.3M AAV

Top Events Top Events MLB International Champions Cup NASCAR Golf (M) Golf (W) Tennis (M) Tennis (W) WNBA The New York Rangers and restricted free agent Derek Stepan avoided arbitration Monday by announcing an agreement on a long-term contract. A source told ESPN.com that Stepan signed a six-year de...

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Marcus Kruger holding out hope for a long-term contract

Like everyone else, Marcus Kruger is waiting to see how Stan Bowman is going to make this all work. Kruger, a restricted free agent, did not receive any offer sheets and did not file for arbitration, so he’s almost certain to return to the Blackhawks in the fall. But he has yet to re-sign, because...

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Mark Lazerus
Chicago Sun Times, Blackhawks Beat Writer
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Sean Couturier signed to 6-year, $25.8 million contract extension with Flyers

Coots! The Philadelphia Flyers have three big free agents to sign before the 2016-17 season: Jakub Voracek, Brayden Schenn and Sean Couturier. OK, time to scratch one off the list. The team announced on Tuesday afternoon that they've re-signed Couturier to a "multi-year" deal ... which is just insul...

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Travis Hughes
SBNation.com, NHL Reporter
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Penguins' middle-six improves with trade for Nick Bonino, signing of Eric Fehr

Winger Nick Bonino had 15 goals and 24 assists last season with the Vancouver Canucks. Pittsburgh Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford’s reputation as one of the league’s top horse traders has only been strengthened by his work this summer. Rutherford continues to lead the NHL in aggressivene...

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Kevin Allen
USA Today, Hockey Writer
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