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Nov. 11 _ Hockey Hall of Fame induction, Toronto.
Nov. 12 _ NHL general managers meeting, Toronto.
Dec. 1 _ Signing deadline for Group 2 free agents.
Dec. 19-27 _ Holiday roster freeze.
Dec. 24-26 _ Holiday break.
Dec. 26Jan. 5 _ IIHF World Junior Championship, Malmo, Sweden.
Feb. 6-8 _ Olympic break begins.
Feb. 12 _ Olympic men’s hockey tournament begins: Sochi, Russia.
Feb. 23 _ Olympic men’s hockey gold-medal game: Sochi, Russia.
Feb. 26 _ NHL regular season resumes.
March 1 _ NHL Stadium Series: Pittsburgh Penguins at Chicago Blackhawks, Soldier Field.
March 5 _ Trade deadline, 3 p.m., EST.
March 10-12 _ NHL general managers meeting, Boca Raton, Fla.
April 13 _ Last day of regular season.
April 16 _ Stanley Cup Playoffs begin.
May 25-31 _ NHL combine, Toronto.
June 18 _ Last possible day for Stanley Cup finals.
June 25 _ NHL awards, Las Vegas.
June 27-28 _ NHL draft, Philadelphia.
July 1 _ Free agency begins.
July 5 _ Deadline for player-elected salary arbitration notification.
July 6 _ Deadline for club-elected salary arbitration notification.
July 20-Aug. 6 _ Salary arbitration hearings held.
Aug. 8 _ Deadline for salary arbitration decisions.
By Tammy Bruce
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