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Leafs GM Kyle Dubas revels in Marlies' Calder Cup win

Kyle Dubas promised his wife he would continue to show emotion after becoming general manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs. He kept his word — and then some — when the Marlies, Toronto’s American Hockey League affiliate he oversaw the last four seasons, won the Calder Cup earlier this week. Dubas was passed the trophy during on-ice celebrations by head ...

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Ex-Lightning assistant coach Rick Bowness still yearns for Stanley Cup

When longtime hockey coach Rick Bowness parted ways with the Tampa Bay Lightning two weeks ago, he was faced with a big decision. Was it time for the 63-year-old from Grand Lake, N.S., to step away from pro hockey after more than four decades and retire? Or should he give it one more shot with another National Hockey League team. ...

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Family of paralyzed Broncos player preparing for 'daunting' next phase

The parents of a paralyzed Humboldt Broncos hockey player are preparing for the next phase of his recovery — his return home. Ryan Straschnitzki, 19, is undergoing physiotherapy at the Shriners Hospital in Philadelphia after becoming paralyzed from the chest down in a crash between a semi-trailer and a bus carrying the Broncos junior hockey team at a rural Saskatchewan ...

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Canadiens sign newly acquired Max Domi to 2-year deal

Armed with a new two-year contract and prepared for a change of scenery, forward Max Domi said Saturday that he can’t wait to get started with the Montreal Canadiens. The Habs acquired Domi from the Arizona Coyotes on Friday in exchange for fellow young forward Alex Galchenyuk. “I think everything happens for a reason,” Domi said on a conference call. ...

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Leafs GM Kyle Dubas revels in Marlies' Calder Cup win

Kyle Dubas promised his wife he would continue to show emotion after becoming general manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs. He kept his word — and then some — when the Marlies, Toronto’s American Hockey League affiliate he oversaw the last four seasons, won the Calder Cup earlier this week. Dubas was passed the trophy during on-ice celebrations by head ...

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Ex-Lightning assistant coach Rick Bowness still yearns for Stanley Cup

When longtime hockey coach Rick Bowness parted ways with the Tampa Bay Lightning two weeks ago, he was faced with a big decision. Was it time for the 63-year-old from Grand Lake, N.S., to step away from pro hockey after more than four decades and retire? Or should he give it one more shot with another National Hockey League team. ...

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Marlies' Sheldon Keefe should be a wanted man after Calder Cup win

Toronto Marlies head coach Sheldon Keefe didn’t care to talk about his future moments after winning the Calder Cup. All he wanted was to celebrate his team’s accomplishment before having to think about his own career. “I’m gonna party my [butt] off tonight and not think about anything else beyond that,” Keefe said on Thursday after his Marlies downed the visiting ...

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