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May 29 2015 06:45AM


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David Booth's interesting stretch routine, Mike Babcock's assistants, Canucks wanting to fix blueline, David Clarkson versus Matt Beleskey, Flames trade targets, teams in Cap trouble, Leon Draisaitl, Peter Chiarelli, free agency, the NHL draft and more in this week's Roundup brought to you by Draftkings.

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Hockey Graphs Podcast Episode 18 - Austrian Death Machine

Rhys Jessop
May 28 2015 07:03PM

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On this week's episode, Rhys and Garret break down everything you've ever wanted to know about Josh and MoneyPuck's Prospect Cohort Success model, which was unveiled on Tuesday. We look at PCS's strengths and weaknesses and outline where we can go from here in the realm of prospect analysis. Join us after the jump!

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Babych Please - May 28th, 2015

Grainne Downey
May 28 2015 03:00PM

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Sick of looking at infographics about Duncan Keith's ice time and Henrik Lundqvist's record in game 7s? Treat your eyes to some fun facts about Luca Sbisa and multiple Eddie Lack Instagram posts! 

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5 things: Jim Benning's blue line plan

Ryan Lambert
May 28 2015 12:41PM

The Canucks' blueline is a serious area of concern, but with next to no cap space left, how can Jim Benning achieve his goal of adding more NHL-calibre bodies while making it more competitive?

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Ryan Miller's agent: 'Ryan will be 100 percent by the end of July'

Thomas Drance
May 28 2015 10:03AM

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Vancouver Canucks goaltender Ryan Miller was left in the net for all five goals.

As the club coughed up an early three-goal lead in an elimination game, it was apparent that Miller wasn't able to make lateral movements with his usual speed and effectiveness. Credit the Calgary Flames, who pulled Jonas Hiller aggressively in that crucial Game 6, because they attacked Miller backdoor repeatedly and with great success. 

After returning right before the postseason from a significant knee injury sustained in late-February, Miller was consistent in his conversations with reporters. He reiterated time and time again that he wasn't all that close to a fully recovery.

On Thursday we found out that he actually won't be back to 100 percent until July, his agent Mike Liut told News 1130 Sports on Thursday.

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