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The Canadian Press examines some hockey storylines to watch out for in 2020

The Canadian Press examines some hockey storylines to watch out for in 2020

From the continued fallout of hockey's so-called social reckoning, Don Cherry's potential replacement, the shaping of Seattle's NHL franchise and the uncertain future of the women's game, The Canadian Press takes a look at some hockey storylines to w

Tuesday's Games

Tuesday's Games (All Times Eastern) World Junior Hockey Championship At Ostrava. Czech Republic Canada 7 Czech Republic 2 Russia 6 Germany 1 At Trinec, Czech Republic Sweden 6 Slovakia 2 Switzerland 5 Finland 2 --- NHL New Jersey 3, Boston 2, SO N.Y.
Despite late-game rally, Flames lose at home 5-3 to the Blackhawks

Despite late-game rally, Flames lose at home 5-3 to the Blackhawks

CALGARY — The NHL's most prolific scorer the past 10 years, Patrick Kane closed out the decade in style on Tuesday.
Neal scores 2nd hat trick of season as Oilers hang on for 7-5 win over Rangers

Neal scores 2nd hat trick of season as Oilers hang on for 7-5 win over Rangers

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Oilers almost allowed what would have been a dubious first in NHL history on Tuesday.
Kyle Connor's hat trick lifts Jets over Avs 7-4

Kyle Connor's hat trick lifts Jets over Avs 7-4

DENVER — Kyle Connor put his team in a tough spot with an unfortunate penalty. The young forward redeemed himself soon after to lift the struggling Winnipeg Jets.
Haula helps Hurricanes earn 3-1 win over Montreal

Haula helps Hurricanes earn 3-1 win over Montreal

RALEIGH, N.C. — Erik Haula is returning to his early season form after returning from an injury. Haula had a goal and an assist as the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-1 on Tuesday night..

Lowry scores 24 points, Raptors end 2019 with easy 117-97 win over Cavs

TORONTO — Kyle Lowry once again guided the Toronto Raptors to a victory — it was a fitting ending to a fabulous year.
Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019

Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019

A lauded writer who brought to light stories overshadowed by prejudice. An actress and singer who helped embody the manufactured innocence of the 1950s.
Matthews, Nylander lead Maple Leafs to 4-1 win over Wild

Matthews, Nylander lead Maple Leafs to 4-1 win over Wild

ST. PAUL, Minn. — For the first time in four games, the Toronto Maple Leafs didn’t have to play catch-up. Auston Matthews and William Nylander each had a goal and an assist and Toronto beat Minnesota 4-1 Tuesday night.
Canada overcomes adversity, cruises past Czechs to win Group B at world juniors

Canada overcomes adversity, cruises past Czechs to win Group B at world juniors

OSTRAVA, Czech Republic — Canada was embarrassed by one of its bitter rivals, had its star cut down by injury, its captain embroiled in controversy and a key player suspended. It was quite a 96-hour stretch at the world junior hockey championship.