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Tragedies loom large at 2018 NHL Awards show

The NHL is taking a new approach at its awards show, honoring victims of tragedies from this past year in and around the hockey community.

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Biggest NHL awards snubs, awards we'd like to see, more

Was Connor McDavid or John Gibson the bigger snub? Why isn't there a breakout-player award? We hit the big topics ahead of Wednesday's show.

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Final 2018 NHL mock draft

Ahead of Friday's NHL draft in Dallas, Chris Peters makes his final mock draft picks of the season.

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2018 NHL draft board: Top 20

There's skill galore in the top 20 on this year's NHL draft board. Chris Peters explores the top names available.

NHL draft prospect risers and fallers

Following the past season and the NHL scouting combine, who is climbing -- or dropping -- on draft boards?

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NHL commissioner Gary Bettman at the NHL Gaming World Championship at the Allied Esports Arena in Las Vegas says, "I'm presenting a trophy without getting booed." He subsequently got booed.

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Gary Bettman is at the NHL Gaming World Championship at the Allied Esports Arena in Las Vegas with his 11-year-old grandson, Matthew.

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At the NHL Gaming World Championship at the Allied Esports Arena inside the Luxor Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. The winner of the NHL's first esports world championship will get $50,000.

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A beardless Deryk Engelland is almost unrecognizable after the Vegas Golden Knights Stanley Cup run.

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Humboldt player calls team reunion 'unbelievable'

Kaleb Dahlgren of the Humboldt Broncos discusses reuniting with his teammates at the NHL Awards and being a guest of the Capitals.

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Kaleb Dahlgren of the Humboldt Broncos on reuniting with his teammates at the NHL Awards and being a guest of the Capitals for unforgettable night during the playoffs.

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