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Sergachev hoping to stick with Lightning

Rookie defenseman, acquired in trade for Drouin, makes opening night roster

by Dan Rosen / NHL.com Senior Writer

TAMPA, Fla. -- Mikhail Sergachev survived the final cuts to make the Tampa Bay Lightning's opening night roster. The question is how long will the 19-year-old rookie defenseman stay in the NHL this season.

It will be permanently if Sergachev continues along his current path.

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preseason

5 things learned from Sept. 25 preseason games

Matthews gets hat trick for Maple Leafs; Hischier strengthens case to make Devils

by Mike G. Morreale @mikemorrealeNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

Now that the 16-day, 109-game preseason schedule has begun, it's time to take a closer look at the players, teams and stories that are making headlines in the weeks leading up to the start of the regular season on Oct. 4.

Here are five things we learned from the preseason games Monday:

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Training Camp

Karlsson skates with Senators for first time since foot surgery

Defenseman doesn't take contact, no timetable for return

by Chris Stevenson / NHL.com Correspondent

OTTAWA -- Ottawa Senators captain Erik Karlsson skated with his teammates Saturday for the first time since having surgery to repair torn tendons in his left foot on June 14.

Karlsson, a two-time Norris Trophy winner as the NHL's best defenseman, wore a light blue non-contact jersey and did not take part in all the drills during the morning skate at Canadian Tire Centre before a preseason game against the Montreal Canadiens.

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5 things learned from Sept. 22 preseason games

Stamkos has two assists in return from knee injury; Lightning pay tribute to Boyle

by Jon Lane @JonLaneNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

Now that the 16-day, 109-game preseason schedule has begun, it's time to take a closer look at the players, teams and stories that are making headlines in the weeks leading up to the start of the regular season on Oct. 4.

Here are five things we learned from the preseason games Friday:

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Landeskog determined to turn Avalanche around

Captain took last-place finish hard, plans to 'find solution to this problem'

by Tim Campbell @TimNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

The burden was heavy and the soul-searching extensive for captain Gabriel Landeskog last season, when the Colorado Avalanche finished with the worst record in the NHL.

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5 things learned from Sept. 21 preseason games

Hischier continues to impress Devils; Saad, Sharp off to solid starts in return to Blackhawks

by Ben Zweiman @BZweimanNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

Now that the 16-day, 109-game preseason schedule has begun, it's time to take a closer look at the players, teams and stories that are making headlines in the weeks leading up to the start of the regular season on Oct. 4.

Here are five things we learned from the preseason games Thursday:

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preseason

Preseason Buzz: Bouwmeester to miss at least three weeks

Blues defenseman fractured his left ankle during scrimmage Sunday

NHL.com @NHL

Welcome to the 2017 preseason! 

This is a busy time, with preseason games underway, rookies looking to make a name for themselves and veterans aiming to lock down roster spots. Each day, we will have all the updates of note right here.

Here is the preseason news for Tuesday:

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Josi named captain of Predators

27-year-old defenseman replaces Fisher, who retired after 17 NHL seasons

by Robby Stanley / NHL.com Correspondent

NASHVILLE -- New Nashville Predators captain Roman Josi never thought he would be in this position.

But after six seasons with the Predators, and finishing in the top 15 in Norris Trophy voting as best defenseman in the NHL in each of the past three, the next chapter of Josi's career will be to try to lead Nashville to a second straight appearance in the Stanley Cup Final.

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5 things learned from Sept. 18 preseason games

Matthews an alternate captain for Maple Leafs, Hischier scores for Devils in debut

by Mike G. Morreale @mikemorrealeNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

Now that the 16-day, 109-game preseason schedule has begun, it's time to take a closer look at the players, teams and stories that are making headlines in the weeks leading up to the start of the regular season on Oct. 4.

Here are five things we learned from the preseason games Sept. 18:

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The Buzz

Training Camp Buzz: Laine gets look with Scheifele, Wheeler

Forward playing left wing on Jets' top line

NHL.com @NHL

Welcome to the 2017 preseason! 

This is a busy time, with preseason games underway, rookies looking to make a name for themselves and veterans aiming to lock down roster spots. Each day, we will have all the updates of note right here.

Here is the training camp news for Monday:

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