Blackhawks Prospects Finish Rookie Tournament 0-3

The Blackhawks finished their three-game rookie tournament with losses to the Penguins, Maple Leafs and Senators. There were some highlights, however.

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Eastern Conference Preview: Philadelphia Flyers

As we look ahead to the 2014-15 NHL season, we have already discussed the Pacific Division. We have since moved on to the Metropolitan Division, and have already previewed the Carolina HurricanesNew Jersey DevilsWashington CapitalsNew York Islanders and Columbus Blue Jackets.

Last year, an early season slump led to a coaching change in Philadelphia, and the Flyers rebounded to make the playoffs. What will the 2014-15 season hold?

Claude Giroux

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Eastern Conference Preview: Columbus Blue Jackets

As we look ahead to the 2014-15 NHL season, we have already discussed the Pacific Division. We’re now half-way through the Metropolitan Division, having previewed the Carolina HurricanesNew Jersey DevilsWashington Capitals and New York Islanders.

Last season, the Columbus Blue Jackets tasted the postseason. Will they return in 2015?

Ryan Johansen

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NHL Announces Rule Changes

The NHL announced a series of rule changes for the 2014-15 season, including making a spin-o-rama move in the shootout illegal.

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Report: No “24/7″ For 2015 Winter Classic

According to reports out of Toronto, HBO will not be producing a 24/7 series leading up to the 2015 Bridgestone Winter Classic between the Blackhawks and Capitals.

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Official: Winter Classic at Nationals Park

The NHL made official on Wednesday morning what had already been reported here and elsewhere over the weekend, naming Nationals Park in Washington DC as the home for the 2015 Bridgestone Winter Classic.

On Sept. 23, the Washington Capitals will unveil their alternate sweaters for the game. No word yet on if/when the Hawks will unveil new jerseys of their own for the game.

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Eastern Conference Preview: New York Islanders

As we look ahead to the 2014-15 NHL season, we have already discussed the Pacific Division. We’re now half-way through the Metropolitan Division, having previewed the Carolina HurricanesNew Jersey Devils and Washington Capitals.

Now, let’s take a look at a young team getting their captain back from an Olympic injury. Will John Tavares lead the Islanders back into the playoffs?

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NHL.com: Teuvo Teravainen Top-5 Prospect

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On Tuesday, NHL.com released their rankings of the top-60 prospects heading into the 2014-15 season. Chicago’s Teuvo Teravainen made the top five.

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Eastern Conference Preview: Washington Capitals

As we look ahead to the 2014-15 NHL season, we have already discussed the Pacific Division. We have now turned our attention to the Metropolitan Division, beginning with the Carolina Hurricanes and New Jersey Devils.

Washington will host the Blackhawks in this season’s Winter Classic, and they continue to be the most enigmatic team of the last decade. Let’s take a look at this year’s Capitals.

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Report: Winter Classic at Nationals Park

According to a report published Saturday by the Washington Post, an agreement has been reached for Nationals Park to host the 2015 Winter Classic on Jan. 1 between the Washington Capitals and Chicago Blackhawks. 

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