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Hurricanes trade Ron Hainsey to Penguins

The Carolina Hurricanes traded defenseman Ron Hainsey to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Feb. 23, 2017, in return for a second-round selection in the 2017 NHL Draft and forward Danny Kristo.

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Wild ponder options as NHL trade deadline nears

With the Wild having 23 games in the season's final 41 days once their "bye" ends Monday - and with a 16-game month of March around the corner - general manager Chuck Fletcher echoed precisely what Chicago Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman said before Tuesday's Wild-Blackhawks game.

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Former NHL star Ulf Samuelsson on his new role as head coach for the Charlotte Checkers

Once a notorious player in the National Hockey League and more recently an assistant coach for the New York Rangers, Ulf Samuelsson is now in charge of coaching for the Charlotte Checkers.
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Former NHL star Ulf Samuelsson on his new role as head coach for the Charlotte Checkers 1:54

Former NHL star Ulf Samuelsson on his new role as head coach for the Charlotte Checkers

Charlotte Checkers introduce new head coach 1:41

Charlotte Checkers introduce new head coach

Charlotte Checkers: 'A Beautiful War' 5:41

Charlotte Checkers: 'A Beautiful War'

A Beautiful War 5:40

A Beautiful War