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Pavelski tabs Sharks honoree to take face-off against Crosby

Make-A-Wish kid, signed to 3-day contract, steps in for team captain

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Sharks honor Hayden Bradley

PIT@SJS: Sharks welcome Hayden Bradley for puck drop

15-year-old Make-a-Wish recipient Hayden Bradley joins the Sharks and takes the opening ceremonial faceoff against Sidney Crosby

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Hayden Bradley thought he was going to be dropping the ceremonial first puck just before the San Jose Sharks played the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday.

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Colleagues toast late, great Fisher before Canadiens game

Legendary writer covered hockey for 55 years, died at age 91

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This one's for you, Red.

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Hustling camera man nearly falls, flips over boards to get off ice

The desire was there, but the execution was poor especially at the end

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Cameraman slips on the ice

Islanders cameraman slips and falls into the bench

During the matchup between the Bruins and Islanders, a cameraman slips on the ice and falls into the New York bench

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You know the saying, it's the journey that is important not the destination. But in this specific case, the journey and the destination were both pretty messy.

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See Flyers raise No. 88 to the rafters in honor of Lindros

Hockey Hall of Famer immortalized in Philadelphia for incredible career

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Lindros' number retired by Flyers

TOR@PHI: Flyers raise Lindros' 88 into the rafters

Eric Lindros has his No. 88 jersey raised into the rafters during a ceremony prior to the Flyers' game against the Maple Leafs

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It's hard not to picture Eric Lindros, a smooth, playmaking, tank, wearing a No. 88 Philadelphia Flyers jersey and making something happen out on the ice.

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Tortorella moved to tears by story of U.S. Army veteran's recovery

Josh Sommers survived ambush overseas, honored on Military Appreciation Night

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Army veteran Sommers drops puck

U.S. Army veteran Josh Sommers drops the puck

U.S. Army veteran Josh Sommers, joined by skilled companion Debra, joined us for a moving ceremonial puck drop tonight

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Columbus Blue Jackets coach John Tortorella was moved to tears after the pregame ceremony at Nationwide Arena on Thursday night.

The team honored United States Army veteran Josh Sommers on Military Appreciation Night. Sommers tells the story of how he was injured in an enemy ambush while serving overseas. He spent eight months in a coma and had three strokes and two brain surgeries. Sommers is now in a wheelchair.

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Checkers, Sound Tigers play in empty arena, great tweets ensue

Team closed game to fans because of inclement weather in Charlotte

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The Charlotte Checkers weren't going to let a little snow rain on their parade.

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Bernier's incredible save for Avalanche leads to MacKinnon goal

Highlight-reel stop starts wild sequence in second period against Ducks

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MacKinnon scores after great save

ANA@COL: MacKinnon tallies after Bernier's stick save

After Jonathan Bernier makes a tremendous stick save on one end, Nathan MacKinnon wires a shot home to double the lead at the other end

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They say the best offense is a good defense.

Colorado Avalanche goalie Jonathan Bernier took that to another level Monday.

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Minnesota Wild fans watch Vikings' miracle finish before puck drop

Football team's amazing finish gets crowd and players buzzing

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Wild fans cheer after Vikings win

VAN@MIN: Wild fans erupt for Vikings' dramatic win

Wild fans celebrate at Xcel Energy Center after the Vikings' dramatic win as time expires against the New Orleans Saints

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Minnesota fans were going wild before the Wild game even started.

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Miller's extraordinary career honored by fellow L.A. sports legends

Retired broadcaster gets a statue, hears from those already immortalized

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Kings celebrate Bob Miller

ANA@LAK: Kings unveil Miller statue, raise banner

The Kings honor longtime play-by-play voice Bob Miller with a statue outside Staples Center, and by raising his banner to the rafters

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The legends came out to congratulate a legend.

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Wheeler participates in Vikings 'Skol' chant on Jets bench

Veteran forward, Minnesota native joins Wild crowd in football ritual

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Wheeler chants with Wild fans

WPG@MIN: Wheeler joins Wild fans in "Skol" chant

Minnesota native Blake Wheeler joins Wild fans in a "Skol" chant, as the hometown Vikings get set for their NFL playoff matchup

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You can take the man out of Minnesota, but you can't take the Minnesota out of the man.

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