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Sakic embraces win-now mode with contract decisions looming

Sakic embraces win-now mode with contract decisions looming

DENVER — Deep down, this is precisely the sort of depth Colorado Avalanche general manager Joe Sakic always pictured. Two goaltenders to back up one of the best in the league.
Senators sign goaltender Mads Sogaard to entry-level contract

Senators sign goaltender Mads Sogaard to entry-level contract

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Senators have signed goaltender Mads Sogaard to a three-year, entry-level contract. The 20-year-old recently completed his first full professional season with the Esbjerg Energy of Denmark’s top-tier hockey league.
Players traded to new division face 'refreshing' opponents

Players traded to new division face 'refreshing' opponents

Fresh off his trade to the Penguins, Jeff Carter reminisced with Sidney Crosby about their classic battles in rivalry games back when he broke into the NHL with Philadelphia.
Trades start likely overhaul for disappointing Blue Jackets

Trades start likely overhaul for disappointing Blue Jackets

COLUMBUS, Ohio — General manager Jarmo Kekalainen sees the overhaul of the Columbus Blue Jackets as “an opportunity to reload" rather than a rebuilding job.

Calgary plays Toronto on 4-game road skid

Calgary Flames (17-21-3, fifth in the North Division) vs. Toronto Maple Leafs (28-11-3, first in the North Division) Toronto; Tuesday, 7:30 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: Calgary travels to Toronto looking to end its four-game road skid.

Coyotes take on the Wild on 4-game losing streak

Arizona Coyotes (19-19-5, fifth in the West Division) vs. Minnesota Wild (24-13-3, third in the West Division) St. Paul, Minnesota; Wednesday, 9 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: Arizona looks to end its four-game losing streak with a win against Minnesota.

St. Louis faces Colorado, aims for 4th straight home win

Colorado Avalanche (29-9-4, first in the West Division) vs. St. Louis Blues (19-16-6, fourth in the West Division) St. Louis; Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: St. Louis hosts Colorado looking to extend its three-game home winning streak.

San Jose plays Anaheim in division showdown

Anaheim Ducks (13-23-7, eighth in the West Division) vs. San Jose Sharks (18-19-4, sixth in the West Division) San Jose, California; Wednesday, 10:30 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: Anaheim travels to San Jose for a West Division matchup.

Vegas plays Los Angeles on 3-game win streak

Vegas Golden Knights (28-11-2, second in the West Division) vs. Los Angeles Kings (16-19-6, seventh in the West Division) Los Angeles; Wednesday, 10 p.m.

Ottawa hosts Winnipeg after Tkachuk's 2-goal game

Winnipeg Jets (25-14-3, second in the North Division) vs. Ottawa Senators (14-25-4, seventh in the North Division) Ottawa, Ontario; Wednesday, 7 p.m.