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NHL: Hurricanes 4, Jets 3

March 18, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Chad LaRose scored with 1:22 left in the third period as the Carolina Hurricanes edged the Winnipeg Jets 4-3 on Sunday night in Winnipeg.
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CBC’s Don Cherry takes to tweeting

March 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The 78-year-old commentator on the “Hockey Night in Canada” feature Coach’s Corner announced Thursday that he had joined the social media site.
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WILD: Jets beat Wild in a shootout

February 16, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

ST. PAUL, Minn. Evander Kane had two goals in regulation and the winner in the fourth round of a shootout, lifting the Winnipeg Jets to a 4-3 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Thursday night.
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New Catholic church ad urges prayer for Montreal Canadians’ spot in NHL playoffs

February 10, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The ad shows the National Hockey League Eastern Conference standings with every team listed except the Canadiens. In eighth place, the final playoff spot, it simply says, “Let Us Pray.” Continue Reading

WILD: St. Lous takes shootout victory over Minnesota

January 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Kevin Shattenkirk scored the only goal in the shootout, and Jaroslav Halak made three saves in the tiebreaker as the Blues beat the Minnesota Wild 3-2 on Saturday night.
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NHL: Caps fire coach Bruce Boudreau, replace him with Dale Hunter

November 28, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The Washington Capitals announced the move today, less than a week after Bruce Boudreau reached 200 wins faster than any coach in modern NHL history. The Capitals have otherwise been struggling. Continue Reading

Calgary Flames down Minnesota Wild 5-2

November 27, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

ST. PAUL, Minn. The Calgary Flames haven’t conceded anything. The calendar, after all, is still on November.

Alex Tanguay and Jarome Iginla had third-period goals to pad Calgary’s lead and help stop a three-game losing streak for the Flames with a 5-2 win on Sunday night over the Minnesota Wild. Continue Reading

WILD: Clutterbuck’s new role? Open things up for scorers Heatley, Koivu

October 27, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Minnesota Wild coach Mike Yeo has dropped Setoguchi to his second line and promoted Cal Clutterbuck to the first line to supply a spark. Although he has a good shot, Clutterbuck is not being inserted for that. In addition to his 14 shots on goal, he supplies a team-high 29 hits. “He’s not there by accident,” Yeo said. Continue Reading

Winnipeg announcement on NFL franchise set for 11 a.m.

May 31, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

True North Sports and Entertainment has scheduled a news conference for 11 a.m. at Winnipeg’s MTS Centre to make “a significant community announcement.” Continue Reading

NHL: Bieksa scores in OT to send Canucks to Stanley Cup finals

May 25, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

For Vancouver captain Henrik Sedin, who won the Olympics with Sweden in 2006, it was just as important to earn a trip to the Cup finals for the first time in his career and the first time in 17 seasons for the Vancouver franchise. Continue Reading