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Dahlin having historically good rookie season for Sabres

Defenseman among all-time elite players at position for first-year production

by Scott Cullen / NHL.com Correspondent

Rasmus Dahlin has been outstanding, every bit as good as advertised. Maybe even better.

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Price has work to do to reach 500 wins with Canadiens

After setting Montreal record, statistics show historic milestone could be difficult

by Scott Cullen / NHL.com Correspondent

Now that Carey Price holds the Montreal Canadiens record for wins, his place on the NHL all-time list could be the next metric in measuring the greatness of his career.

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Senators moves at Trade Deadline signal potential for bright future

Picks, prospects acquired will be used to build around core of Tkachuk, Chabot

by Scott Cullen / NHL.com Correspondent

The Ottawa Senators accelerated their rebuilding process with three significant trades before the 2019 Trade Deadline.

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Niederreiter, Duchene trades strongest moves in days ahead of Deadline

Numbers suggest forwards solid additions for Hurricanes, Blue Jackets

by Scott Cullen / Special to NHL.com

Teams have been active in the days leading to the NHL Trade Deadline, which is Monday at 3 p.m. ET. 

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Looking for value before Trade Deadline

Numbers suggest Staal, Puljujarvi, Howard could be difference-makers for Stanley Cup contenders

by Scott Cullen / NHL.com Correspondent

With the 2019 NHL Trade Deadline (Monday at 3 p.m. ET) approaching, teams are making major decisions about their futures.

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Senators weigh future of top three forwards as Trade Deadline nears

Must decide whether to re-sign or move Stone, Duchene, Dzingel

by Scott Cullen / NHL.com Correspondent

Behind the Numbers is a weekly series in which NHL.com examines both player and team trends with an emphasis placed on advanced statistics. This week, we look at the Ottawa Senators as the 2019 NHL Trade Deadline approaches, particularly as they determine the futures of forwards Mark Stone, Matt Duchene and Ryan Dzingel.

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Hayes proves value, creates trade quandary for Rangers

Forward has 37 points in 44 games, advanced statistics show how well he drives play

by Scott Cullen / NHL.com Correspondent

Behind the Numbers is a weekly series in which NHL.com examines both player and team trends with an emphasis being placed on advanced statistics. This week, we look at New York Rangers center Kevin Hayes, one of several players who could be moved before the 2019 NHL Trade Deadline.

 

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Ovechkin earns place as best NHL Russia-born player, statistics show

Goal-scoring excellence puts Capitals forward ahead of countrymen

by Scott Cullen / NHL.com Correspondent

Alex Ovechkin is the greatest Russia-born player in NHL history.

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Panarin desirable for Blue Jackets, other Stanley Cup contenders

Numbers show why Columbus facing tough decision with forward, who can be UFA on July 1

by Scott Cullen / Special to NHL.com

Artemi Panarin of the Columbus Blue Jackets is a difference maker virtually every time he steps on the ice.

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Muzzin should aid Maple Leafs with possession metrics

Defenseman traded from Kings brings high volume of shot attempts, heavy usage on special teams

by Rob Reese @NHLReese / NHL.com Fantasy Editor

Behind the Numbers is a weekly series in which NHL.com examines both player and team trends with an emphasis being placed on advanced statistics. This week, we look at the trade that sent defenseman Jake Muzzin from the Los Angeles Kings to the Toronto Maple Leafs.

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