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Former NHL goalie Ray Emery identified as drowning victim in Ontario

Former NHL goaltender Ray Emery was found dead Sunday in Hamilton, Ontario, a victim of an apparent drowning. The 35-year-old Emery was identified by Hamilton Police as the man pulled from Hamilton Harbour.  According to initial reports, Emery was visiting friends when the group decided to go swimm… CBSSports.com Headlines

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Ex-NHL goalie Ray Emery drowns in Hamilton harbour

Hamilton police say former NHL goalie Ray Emery has drowned in Hamilton harbour. Insp. Marty Schulenberg said Emery’s death does not appear to be suspicious, calling it a “case of misadventure.” Emery, 35, played for several teams throughout a career spanning more than a decade, including the Ottawa Senators, Chicago Blackhawks and Philadelphia Flyers. He won the William M. Jennings trophy — ...

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Leafs deal Matt Martin to Islanders for minor-league goalie Eamon McAdam

Matt Martin is going back to the New York Islanders. The Toronto Maple Leafs have dealt the feisty forward to the Islanders, who drafted the Windsor, Ont., native in 2008. The Leafs get minor-league goalie Eamon McAdam in the deal. Rob Pizzo breaks down how the Leafs were able to get the biggest free agent on the market, at a ...

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Sabres parting ways with goalie Robin Lehner

Goalie Robin Lehner will become an unrestricted free agent after Buffalo Sabres general manager Jason Botterill says the team will not extend a qualifying offer to retain the rights of their third-year starter. Botterill calls it a “difficult decision” in saying the team has informed Lehner he’s not coming back. He spoke to reporters Friday in Dallas, hours before the ...

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Jets goalie Hellebuyck consoles teammates who 'left their heart out there'

When the buzzer sounded to end the game and the season for the Winnipeg Jets on Sunday, goalie Connor Hellebuyck left the bench and went back on to the ice. The netminder had been off for an extra attacker, but six skaters couldn’t tie up the game and Jets were eliminated from the playoffs as the expansion Vegas Golden Knights ...

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Jets' Hellebuyck has no doubt he's the better goalie in West final

After Winnipeg’s 4-2 loss to the Vegas Golden Knights in Game 3 of the NHL’s Western Conference final, Connor Hellebuyck said he liked his game better than Knights counterpart Marc-Andre Fleury’s. “He’s obviously a big part of that team and playing very well,” the Jets goalie said. “But I like my game. I like it a lot more.” The expansion ...

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Connor Hellebuyck emerging as elite goalie at right time for Jets

Connor Hellebuyck’s back-to-back shutouts in Games 4 and 5 highlighted the Winnipeg Jets’ impressive opening round of the Stanley Cup playoffs in which they eliminated the Minnesota Wild in five games. Now, as the Jets take some time to rest and prepare for the second round, Hellebuyck’s emergence as an elite goaltender has come clearly into focus, as well as ...

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