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2022 NHL Draft: What is each team’s biggest need?

Today we look at each NHL team’s biggest need going into the 2022 NHL Draft. Biggest need, in this context, doesn’t mean the immediate need on the big club’s roster. This is not about filling needs for the 2022-23 NHL season. The purpose of this from an NHL Draft perspective is to examine a club’s …

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Makar wins Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP for Avalanche

TAMPA — As kids, like most hockey-playing Canadians, Cale and Taylor Makar had won the Stanley Cup dozens and dozens of times. Their mini-sticks battles had ended in championships, in the Cup lofted, the celebration honed. It was never anything like this. Because this was something Cale Makar could never even have imagined. Not only …

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Tampa Bay Lightning denied three-peat by Colorado Avalanche but adamant ‘it’s not the end of our run’

TAMPA, Fla. — The Tampa Bay Lightning fell short of the first Stanley Cup three-peat since 1983 — but they don’t believe their dynasty has crumbled. “Who said we’re done? This core is here. We’ve battled. We’ve been through everything you can think of and, for the most part, we’ve found a way to come …

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Colorado Avalanche win first Stanley Cup since 2001 with comeback victory in Game 6

TAMPA, Fla. — The Colorado Avalanche are Stanley Cup champions for the first time since 2001 after defeating the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 in Game 6 of the Cup Final on Sunday. Artturi Lehkonen scored the Avalanche’s game winner in the second period. Darcy Kuemper registered 22 saves in the victory. Tampa Bay was making …

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Best sights and sounds from Game 6 between the Colorado Avalanche and Tampa Bay Lightning

The two-time defending champion Tampa Bay Lightning staved off elimination against the Colorado Avalanche in Game 5, largely due to late-game heroics from Ondrej Palat. Palat’s go-ahead goal saved Tampa Bay’s season with 6:22 remaining in regulation as the Lightning escaped Colorado with a 3-2 win. Now, the series is back on the Bolts’ home …

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3 Keys: Avalanche at Lightning, Game 6 of Stanley Cup Final

Avalanche (1C) at Lightning (3A) 8 p.m. ET; ABC, ESPN+, CBC, SN, TVAS Colorado leads best-of-7 series 3-2 The Colorado Avalanche will have their second opportunity to win the Stanley Cup for the first time since 2001 when they play the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final at Amalie Arena …

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Tampa Bay Lightning’s Brayden Point to miss fourth straight Stanley Cup Final game

TAMPA, Fla. — Tampa Bay Lightning coach Jon Cooper said he expects to go with the same lineup in Game 6 that he used in Game 5, meaning center Brayden Point will miss his fourth straight game of the Stanley Cup Final. Point skated with the team again ahead of Sunday night’s Game 6 in …

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Game 6 Watch Party on the Tivoli Quad canceled; fans breach fence

DENVER — As the Avs move to Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final, fans will not have space at the Tivoli Quad to cheer on their home team Sunday after organizers canceled the official watch party Saturday. The Tivoli Quad on the Auraria Campus has hosted a watch party every night of the Stanley …

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Game 6 Watch Party on the Tivoli Quad canceled; fans breach fence

DENVER — As the Avs move to Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final, fans will not have space at the Tivoli Quad to cheer on their home team Sunday after organizers canceled the official watch party Saturday. The Tivoli Quad on the Auraria Campus has hosted a watch party every night of the Stanley …

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2022 Stanley Cup Final – Who wins Game 6 of Avalanche-Lightning?

The Stanley Cup Final will last at least six games this year after the Tampa Bay Lightning won Game 5 3-2, keeping the Colorado Avalanche away from the Cup for at least two more days. Game 6 is Sunday in Tampa (8 ET, ABC and ESPN+). With Colorado leading the series 3-2, what are the …

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