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Shootout stars: The best forwards in the ‘skills competition’

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A recent report pointed to Jarret Stoll's 2010-11 season as the best single campaign in shootout history. We couldn't help but wonder: who are the all-time leaders in shootout scoring, though? Check out this post to find out which players are the kings of the shootout. [more]

Wild introduce Dany Heatley, Devin Setoguchi, who know their roles: shoot and score goals

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The Wild introduced Dany Heatley and Devin Setoguchi today. There's been a lot of debate about how much Minnesota really improved with those two moves, but they might benefit if Heatley and Setoguchi do what they're asked to do: shoot. A lot. [more]

Stanley Cup or not, Tim Thomas is producing a special 2010-11 season and playoffs

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Tim Thomas is putting together the kind of run that is drawing comparisons to the best work of Patrick Roy and Dominik Hasek. If you look at the numbers (and his highlight reel saves) it's clear that those comparisons aren't out of order. [more]

Could home ice advantage tilt things in the Boston Bruins’ favor?

The first two games of the 2011 Stanley Cup finals took place in Vancouver, resulting in narrow wins for the Canucks. Could the advantages of being at home help the Bruins swing the balance in Boston? Some numbers indicate they might have a chance. [more]

Boston Bruins have the edge in all-time matchup with the Vancouver Canucks

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The Bruins have won the vast majority of their games against the Canucks in the two team's historical rivalry. [more]