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NHL Global Series to feature two games in Stockholm

Avalanche and Senators to face off in pair of matchups on Nov. 10 and Nov. 11 in Sweden's capital

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL / NHL.com

NEW YORK/TORONTO - The Colorado Avalanche and Ottawa Senators will face off in a pair of regular-season games in Stockholm, Sweden, as part of the 2017 SAP NHL Global Series™, the National Hockey League (NHL®) and the National Hockey League Players' Association (NHLPA) announced today. The Avalanche and Senators will play each other at the Ericsson Globe on Friday, Nov. 10, and Saturday, Nov. 11. Tickets to the 2017 SAP NHL Global Series™ will go on sale to the public starting on Wednesday, March 29.

The 2017 SAP NHL Global Series™ will mark the sixth time the NHL has traveled to Europe to play regular-season games and the first such time since the 2011 Compuware NHL Premiere™, which took place in Berlin, Germany; Helsinki, Finland; and Stockholm, Sweden. These games reward the legion of loyal and passionate international fans by featuring some of the NHL's biggest stars and generating interest in the League worldwide. The games between Colorado and Ottawa on Nov. 10 and Nov. 11 will be the 21st and 22nd NHL regular-season games played in Europe. They also will be the seventh and eighth NHL regular-season games played in Sweden.

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3 Stars of the Week

Brad Marchand leads 3 Stars of the Week

Bruins forward, Penguins center Sidney Crosby, Flames goalie Brian Elliott earn honors

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL / NHL.com

Marchand earns first star of week

Marchand, Crosby, Elliot named 3 Stars of the Week

Bruins' Brad Marchand, Penguins' Sidney Crosby and Flames' Brian Elliot are named the NHL's 3 Stars of the Week ending Mar. 19th

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NEW YORK - Boston Bruins left wing Brad Marchand, Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby and Calgary Flames goaltender Brian Elliott have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending March 19.

 

FIRST STAR - BRAD MARCHAND, LW, BOSTON BRUINS
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Stanley Cup donation deemed historic event by Canada

Government dedicates commemorative plaque in Ottawa to celebrate 125th anniversary

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL / NHL.com

OTTAWA -- The donation of the Stanley Cup, the most cherished and revered trophy in sports, today was designated as a National Historic Event by the government of Canada - highlighting a five-day celebration of the Stanley Cup's 125th birthday and continuing the yearlong celebration of the NHL's Centennial.

On March 18, 1892, Lord Stanley of Preston, the sixth Governor General of Canada, donated a championship Cup through a letter that was read by an emissary at a dinner honoring the Ottawa Hockey Club at a downtown hotel, the Russell House. Through generations, the Stanley Cup has become the unchallenged symbol of hockey supremacy - a level of stature that was recognized today with designation by the Canadian government as a National Historic Event.

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League announces NHL100 Classic outdoor game

Senators, Canadiens to play at Lansdowne Park in Ottawa on Dec. 16

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL / NHL.com

OTTAWA - The 2017 Scotiabank NHL100 Classic™, featuring the Ottawa Senators and Montreal Canadiens, will take place Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, at Lansdowne Park in Ottawa, the National Hockey League (NHL®) announced today. The outdoor game will pay tribute to a century of NHL® contests, celebrating the 100th anniversary of the League's first games played on Dec. 19, 1917. The announcement of the 2017 Scotiabank NHL100 Classic™ was made in Ottawa, continuing the year-long NHL® Centennial festivities while Canada celebrates 150 years of Confederation, and the Stanley Cup® - the most revered trophy in all sports - celebrates its 125th anniversary. 

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NHL statement regarding U.S. District Court ruling

Judge confirms arbitrator's decision to cut suspension of Flames' Dennis Wideman

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL / NHL.com

NHL statement on decision Wednesday of U.S. District Court regarding suspension of Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman:

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3 Stars of the Week

Joe Pavelski leads 3 Stars of the Week

Sharks forward, Ducks goalie Jonathan Bernier, Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson earn honors

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL / NHL.com

Pavelski earns first star of week

Pavelski, Bernier, Karlsson named 3 Stars of the Week

Sharks' Joe Pavelski, Ducks' Jonathan Bernier and Senators' Erik Karlsson are named the NHL's 3 Stars of the Week ending Mar. 12th

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NEW YORK -- San Jose Sharks center Joe Pavelski , Anaheim Ducks goaltender Jonathan Bernier and Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending March 12.

 

FIRST STAR - JOE PAVELSKI, C, SAN JOSE SHARKS
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NHL Green

NHL Greener Rinks initiative kicks off Green Week

Fans encouraged to learn about environmentally-friendly energy alternatives

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL / NHL.com

NEW YORK/TORONTO -- In support of NHL Greener Rinks, a League-wide initiative that measures and evaluates the environmental impact of community rinks across North America, the NHL today launched NHL.com/GreenerRinks as a focal point of its NHL Green™ Week activities.

NHL arenas today use more environmentally-friendly energy sources than ever, including solar power, fuel cell technology, deep-lake water cooling, and geothermal technologies. Clubs also are installing cutting-edge LED game light technology to reduce glare and dramatically cut energy usage. Beginning today, arena operators and fans can visit NHL.com/GreenerRinks to learn more about how similar environmentally-friendly energy alternatives can be put to use in their communities.

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NHL Centennial Fan Arena makes stop in Ottawa

Senators fans can take part in interactive digital displays, also celebrate 125th anniversary of Stanley Cup, 25th of team

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL / NHL.com

OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators and National Hockey League (NHL) today announced the NHL Centennial Fan Arena is coming to Ottawa, March 16, 18 and 19. An interactive traveling fan experience that will visit all NHL markets across North America in 2017, the NHL Centennial Fan Arena is part of the League's Centennial festivities honoring a century's worth of extraordinary players and teams, remarkable plays, and unforgettable moments. 

Free of charge and open to fans of all ages, the NHL Centennial Fan Arena will visit Canadian Tire Centre on March 16 from 4 - 7:30 p.m. ET, prior to the Senators' home game versus the Chicago Blackhawks. Located in the plaza outside of the Gate 1 entrance to Canadian Tire Centre, fans will have the opportunity to visit the Museum Truck - the crown jewel of the NHL Centennial Fan Arena - and try the Clear the Ice Zamboni® VR Experience as well as much more.

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3 Stars of the Week

Nikita Kucherov leads 3 Stars of the Week

Lightning forward, Blue Jackets goalie Sergei Bobrovsky, Carey Price of Canadiens earn honors

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL / NHL.com

Kucherov earns first star of week

Kucherov, Bobrovsky, Price named 3 Stars of the Week

Lightning's Nikita Kucherov, Blue Jackets' Sergei Bobrovsky and Canadiens' Carey Price are named the NHL's 3 Stars of the Week ending Mar. 5th

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NEW YORK - Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov, Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky and Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending March 5.

 

FIRST STAR - NIKITA KUCHEROV, RW, TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING
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Trade Deadline recap

Transactions completed prior to NHL Trade Deadline

by NHL.com / NHL.com

NEW YORK -- NHL clubs made 18 trades involving 33 players today prior to the 3 p.m., ET, trade deadline. Following is a list of the transactions:

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