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Can a concussion legal case threaten the NHL’s future?

More than 100 former professional ice hockey players are preparing to sue the National Hockey League (NHL) in the US and Canada. They are accusing the NHL of concealing scientific evidence of long-term damage caused by head injuries to players.

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Blackhawks one win from clinching Stanley Cup

Vermette's winning goal in the third period gives Chicago the lead in the Final over Tampa Bay.

Blackhawks one win from clinching Stanley Cup

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Crawford stands firm as Chicago level Stanley Cup Final

Blackhawks' goal-tender keeps his team in the Final as a close win levels the series 2-2 against Tampa Bay.

Crawford stands firm as Chicago level Stanley Cup Final

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Lightning strike late to lead Stanley Cup Finals

Two goals in the third period help Tampa Bay take a 2-1 lead over Chicago Blackhawks.

Lightning strike late to lead Stanley Cup Finals

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Blackhawks take lead in Stanley Cup Finals

Vermette scores winner with less than five minutes to go as Tampa Bay Lightning beaten 2-1 in the opening game.

Blackhawks take lead in Stanley Cup Finals

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Blackhawks to take on Lighting for Stanley Cup

Chicago captain scores two early goals as the Blackhawks reach Finals for third time in six seasons.

Blackhawks to take on Lighting for Stanley Cup

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Rangers reach Eastern Conference finals

Stepan blasts home a rebound late in overtime to seal Rangers' comeback win over the Capitals.

Rangers reach Eastern Conference finals

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Ducks edge out Winnipeg to take 3-0 playoff lead

Rickard Rakell scores late in overtime to seal Anaheim's win while NY Rangers also win to edge ahead in series.

Ducks edge out Winnipeg to take 3-0 playoff lead

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Canadiens double playoff lead with OT win

Alex Galchenyuk scores a late winner against Ottawa in the second game of their Eastern Conference series.

Canadiens double playoff lead with OT win

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Flynn stars as Canadiens take playoff series opener

Wins for Canadiens, Islanders, Blackhawks and Flames in the NHL playoffs.

Flynn stars as Canadiens take playoff series opener

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Hammond stands firm as Senators clinch playoff spot

Ottawa's goal-tender stops 34 shots in a win over the Flyers to seal a spot in the Eastern Conference playoffs.

Hammond stands firm as Senators clinch playoff spot

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Ducks edge out Islanders to clinch playoff berth

Andersen makes 29 saves as the Anaheim Ducks join Nashville Predators in the Western Conference playoffs.

Ducks edge out Islanders to clinch playoff berth

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Detroit recover to edge out Minnesota

Despite squandering a three-goal lead in the third period, Detroit seal a shootout win over Minnesota Wild in the NFL.

Detroit recover to edge out Minnesota

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Okposo's career-best seals Islanders' win

Right winger Kyle Okposo scores four goals as Pittsburgh Penguins squander lead while Ducks thrash the Devils.

Okposo's career-best seals Islanders' win

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Ducks shut out Toronto in NHL

Anaheim goaltender Frederik Andersen makes 28 saves to help his side move back into a tie for Eastern Conference lead.

Ducks shut out Toronto in NHL

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Halak's efforts takes Islanders home

NY Islanders goaltender stops 27 shots as the Rangers were beaten in the NHL, while Nashville hammer Vancouver.

Halak's efforts takes Islanders home