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  • September 26, 2016
Leon Draisaitl: Representing Europe, Germany and himself

Leon Draisaitl: Representing Europe, Germany and himself

Leon Draisaitl, one of six Germans on Team Europe, believes his country is getting better in international competitions, and hopes the World Cup of Hockey helps grow the hockey stage in Germany.

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  • September 23, 2016
Auston Matthews: Making Waves

Auston Matthews: Making Waves

The Auston Matthews show arrived at the ACC on September 8th with Team North America’s debut, and it is certainly there to stay with the 2016-17 NHL season around the corner.

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  • September 21, 2016
World-class Josi delivers European flair

World-class Josi delivers European flair

The Swiss, blue-chip blueliner brings big-time skills to Team Europe.

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  • September 20, 2016
Callahan Foundation helps families affected by pediatric cancer

Callahan Foundation helps families affected by pediatric cancer

When it comes to creating a solid foundation, Ryan and Kyla Callahan are more than happy to work overtime in achieving a shared goal.

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  • September 19, 2016
Thornton adds heart and soul to Team Canada

Thornton adds heart and soul to Team Canada

He isn't sporting the “C” or “A” on his sweater for this tournament, but Joe Thornton's veteran presence and outstanding career are assets Team Canada couldn't pass up on.

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  • September 15, 2016
My Hometown: Matt Duchene

My Hometown: Matt Duchene

Just before Duchene and Team Canada take to the ice for their first round-robin game of the World Cup of Hockey, the 25-year-old spoke with NHLPA.com about his beloved hometown.

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  • September 12, 2016
Sedin twins look to net hockey and horse racing gold

Sedin twins look to net hockey and horse racing gold

Daniel and Henrik Sedin are hoping to celebrate a win of a different kind with their star horse, Nahar, one night before Sweden begins their quest for World Cup of Hockey gold.

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  • September 12, 2016
My Hometown: Brandon Saad

My Hometown: Brandon Saad

One of the NHL’s most dynamic young forwards, Brandon Saad will suit up for Team North America at the upcoming World Cup of Hockey. Before the puck drops, Saad takes fans on a tour of his hometown of Gibsonia, Pennsylvania.

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Offensive Leaders

Points | 113
Patrick Kane

Patrick
Kane

  • Position: Right Wing
  • Team: Chicago Blackhawks
  • Country: United States of America
Goals | 55
Alexander Ovechkin

Alexander
Ovechkin

  • Position: Right Wing
  • Team: Washington Capitals
  • Country: Russian Federation
Assists | 81
Joe Thornton

Joe
Thornton

  • Position: Center
  • Team: San Jose Sharks
  • Country: Canada
Plus-Minus | 36
Anze Kopitar

Anze
Kopitar

  • Position: Center
  • Team: Los Angeles Kings
  • Country: Slovenia

Goaltending Leaders

GAA | 2
Matthew Murray

Matthew
Murray

  • Team: Pittsburgh Penguins
  • Country: Canada
Save % | 95.7%
Jean-Francois (J.F.) Berube

Jean-Francois (J.F.)
Berube

  • Team: New York Islanders
  • Country:
Wins | 54
Braden Holtby

Braden
Holtby

  • Team: Washington Capitals
  • Country: Canada
Shutouts | 0
Artem Anisimov

Artem
Anisimov

  • Team: Minnesota Wild
  • Country: Russian Federation

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