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Thomas playing above his age during Blues’ playoff run

ST. LOUIS — He is the youngest player on either roster in the Western Conference finals, but Blues rookie Robert Thomas is playing well beyond his age. Thomas, who won’t turn 20 until July 2, showed off the offensive skill and speed against Dallas that led St. Louis to make him the 20th overall pick in the 2017 entry draft. ...

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Captain Joe Pavelski returns to Sharks for Game 7

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — San Jose Sharks captain Joe Pavelski will return from a bloody head injury to play Game 7 of a second-round series against the Colorado Avalanche. Pavelski came out of the pregame skate feeling well and will be in the lineup Wednesday night for the first time since getting hurt in Game 7 of the first ...

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Pavelski leads Sharks past Avalanche 3-2 in Game 7

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Joe Pavelski was positioned just a few feet away from the spot where he was bleeding from his head on the ice just over two weeks ago when he did what he has done so often in his brilliant career. Pavelski got his stick on a shot that he redirected into the net to give ...

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AP Source: Pegula relinquishes control of NWHL Buffalo team

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Kim Pegula’s desire to grow women’s professional hockey will no longer involve a relationship with North America’s remaining professional league. The owner of the Buffalo Beauts announced Wednesday she’s relinquishing control of the team in a move that could further jeopardize the future of the National Women’s Hockey League as it struggles to keep its five ...

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Departing stars could slow progress for Blue Jackets

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — If the Blue Jackets‘ two best players leave town as expected, it will ripple through just about every move the team makes this summer. Goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky and winger Artemi Panarin are unrestricted free agents and almost certainly are out the door. Retooling the roster to compensate for the loss of the two Russians, and possibly ...

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Dallas Stars in good place despite season finish

DALLAS (AP) — Goaltender Ben Bishop talked somberly about the end of the season. Defenseman John Klingberg described his emotions as pretty empty. After a double-overtime loss in Game 7 of the Western Conference semifinals, it was hard for the Dallas Stars to reflect on just how far they had come in coach Jim Montgomery’s first season and the positive ...

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Goalie Binnington a steady rookie rock as Blues advance

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jordan Binnington still doesn’t look nervous. Sure, the standout rookie goalie for the St. Louis Blues admitted he got a little tired late in the double-overtime win over Dallas in Game 7. But he said he is ready to keep his strong play going as St. Louis advanced the Western Conference final for the first time ...

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John Klingberg talks Dallas’ Game 7 Loss in 2OT to St. Louis

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