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Dallas Stars' Joe Pavelski (16) celebrates a goal against the Calgary Flames during second-period NHL Western Conference Stanley Cup playoff hockey game action in Edmonton, Alberta, Thursday, Aug. 20, 2020. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP)

7-goal surges push Avalanche and Stars into 2nd-round series

Aug. 21, 2020 6:31 PM EDT

The Dallas Stars certainly can't take too much comfort in those four victories over Colorado in the regular season or their unprecedented seven-goal surge to advance in these unusual playoffs. Life has certainly been different in the bubble in Edmonton, Alberta, where the Avalanche and Stars open the second...

FILE - In this Feb. 25, 2020, file photo, Carolina Hurricanes' Vincent Trocheck (16) confers with teammates Ryan Dzingel (18) and Nino Niederreiter (21) during a break in the action in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Dallas Stars in Raleigh, N.C. Trocheck was one of three players acquired by the Hurricanes at the Feb. 24 trade deadline. (AP Photo/Chris Seward, File)

Trade-deadline players aim to provide boost in NHL's restart

Jul. 30, 2020 10:53 AM EDT

Vincent Trocheck was part of a wave of NHL players moved at the February trade deadline, jumping right into the lineup a day later for a learn-on-the-fly introduction to his new Carolina Hurricanes team. Hardly an easy task. “Obviously coming from a different team, you’re going to have a little bit...