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2:24 PM ET Greg WyshynskiESPN The Washington Capitals found the successor to Stanley Cup-winning coach Barry Trotz on their own bench. Associate coach Todd Reirden, 47, was named the 18th head coach in franchise history Friday. Reirden, 47, is a highly regarded coach who specialized in working with the team’s defensemen. He joined the Capitals
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In wake of the 2018 NHL draft, here’s a look at 10 selected players and the potential zing they provide fantasy lineups with their respective NHL clubs, in the near or distant future. Complete with brief, fantasy-flavored scouting reports from ESPN’s resident draft and prospects analyst Chris Peters, this list is sorted by anticipated NHL
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Jul 13, 2018 ESPN staff Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is no stranger to the big screen. The former University of Miami defensive lineman has appeared in everything from “Tooth Fairy” to “Baywatch” to several installments of “The Fast and the Furious” franchise. “DodgeBall” and “Skyscraper” director Rawson Marshall Thurber on his love of sports, of
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DALLAS — The Colorado Avalanche signed goaltender Philipp Grubauer to a three-year contract worth $10 million and put defenseman Brooks Orpik on buyout waivers the day after acquiring them from the Washington Capitals, according to multiple reports. The team announced Grubauer’s signing, and multiple reports say the deal is worth $10 million. Colorado put Orpik
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10:16 PM ET Emily Kaplan Greg Wyshynski DALLAS — The 2018 NHL draft was, in comparison to other recent editions, a muted affair. Full coverage of the 2018 draft »Every pick of the draft »Draft grades for all 31 teamsWinners and losers »Round 1 analysis There were only two major trades made, and few credible
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Jun 23, 2018 Greg WyshynskiESPN DALLAS — New York Islanders general manager Lou Lamoriello said he’s not discouraged that star center John Tavares will listen to pitches from other NHL teams ahead of unrestricted free agency, rather than re-signing with the team before the process plays out. “I have no disappointment. No discouragement,” Lamoriello said
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