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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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Thousands fill D.C.'s National Mall to celebrate Stanley Cup champions

Nine early playoff exits paved the way for the Capitals’ unexpected Stanley Cup run and made the trip down Constitution Avenue all the more satisfying to the NHL champions and their fans. Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom rode the final bus down the mile-long parade route, lifting the Cup to roaring cheers and waving to seas of red in the crowd. Five days after capturing the franchise’s ...

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Looking back on the Montreal Canadiens last Stanley Cup win, 25 years later

It was June 9, 1993. The Montreal Canadiens had just won the Stanley Cup on the cup’s 100th anniversary, and the streets were packed with fans jostling for a chance to see their heroes pass by. The players were on parade, atop a float, hoisting the silver cup above their heads in exultation. Members of the Stanley Cup-winning 1993 Montreal Canadiens team enjoy the ...

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'Humboldt deserves this': Chandler Stephenson bringing Stanley Cup to Humboldt

Ever since victory was in striking distance for the Washington Capitals, Chandler Stephenson has had one wish: to bring the Stanley Cup to Humboldt, Sask. Now, after a 4-3 win over the Vegas Golden Knights, it appears Stephenson will get his chance. “I knew a couple of guys on the bus,” he told reporters after Thursday’s game. “It’s one of ...

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