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2017

Predators’ Mat Myers becomes role model while pursuing hockey dream

  Mat Myers (immediately to the right of the Clarence Campbell Bowl) helps break down video for the Predators. John Russell/NHLI via Getty Images   The moment he started running around the house in his hockey gear and dragging his double-bladed…

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2017

Pittsburgh Penguins Fan Gives His Extra Ticket to Homeless Man: ‘He Told Me That I Made His Life’

    When Jimmy Mains, a police officer in Rankin, Pennsylvania, couldn’t sell an extra ticket he had to Friday night’s Pittsburgh Penguins game, he ended up taking an unlikely guest. As Mains was walking to the PPG Paints Arena, a homeless…

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2017

A Hockey Family

    By Emily Iannaconi From lift, to practice, to meetings, to games, student-athletes are hardly ever without their teammates. Senior assistant hockey captain Mike Barrett does not mind though because his teammates are also his best friends. “You never…

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2016

A tale of two brothers, told by ASU hockey’s Brinson and Steenn Pasichnuk

  Two siblings from Alberta, Canada continue their bond by playing with ASU hockey Photo by Josh Orcutt | The State Press ASU freshmen and brothers, Brinson Pasichnuk (39) and Steenn Pasichnuk (28), are pictured while playing in a 5-2 victory against Air…

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2016

Lovejoy Brings Cup to Dartmouth

Thousands celebrate New Hampshire’s first Cup winner at Thompson Arena. Ben Lovejoy, who starred at Dartmouth from 2004 through ’07, brough the Stanley Cup back to Thompson Arena Monday to celebrate with thousands of Big Green fans.   A member…

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2016

Former BC star, Bruin Janney gains U.S. Hockey hall

  Former Boston Bruin Craig Janney is the all-time leader in assists per game among U.S.-born hockey players.    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Longtime high school coach Bill Belisle, forward Craig Janney and the 1996 World Cup of Hockey team…

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2016

Canucks prospect Boeser enjoys prom with biggest fan

North Dakota player attends dance with girl who has Down syndrome by NHL.com @NHL / NHL.com Vancouver Canucks prospect Brock Boeser attended prom Saturday with his biggest fan. Baylee Bjorge, who attends Grand Forks Central High School in North Dakota…

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2015

Show Them

By Martin St. Louis   We were losing to Pittsburgh three games to one in the second round of the 2014 playoffs and were flying into Pittsburgh for Game 5. As we were beginning our descent, my phone rang. In…

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