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Hollywood producer Jerry Bruckheimer, billionaire David Bonderman, and Oak View Group Chief Executive Tim Leiweke, from left, take part in a TV interview Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, in Seattle. The group trying to bring NHL hockey to Seattle says it hopes to hear in June whether its application for an expansion team succeeds, and is launching a season-ticket deposit drive Thursday meant to prove fan interest in a hockey franchise. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Backers of NHL team in Seattle hope for decision in June

- Associated Press

It’s been more than a century since the old Seattle Metropolitans won the Stanley Cup, and a decade since Seattle’s last major men’s professional winter sports franchise, basketball’s SuperSonics, bolted for Oklahoma City. Seattle is the biggest market in the nation without a major winter sports team.

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Nutivaara's second-period goal lifts Columbus past Ottawa

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Just three games back after an injury that sidelined him for nearly a month, Markus Nutivaara played in place of injured star Seth Jones on the power-play unit. His second-period goal ended up being the game-winner for the Columbus Blue Jackets.

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Predators beat Avalanche 4-2 to clinch playoff spot

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Colton Sissons and Filip Forsberg each scored twice, backup goaltender Juuse Saros stopped 33 shots and the Nashville Predators became the first NHL team to clinch a playoff spot this season by beating the Colorado Avalanche 4-2 on Friday night.

Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury, right, blocks a shot beside Minnesota Wild left wing Zach Parise during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Friday, March 16, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Zucker leads Wild to 4-2 win in Vegas homecoming

- Associated Press

The thought of playing an NHL game in his hometown never entered Jason Zucker's mind when the Minnesota Wild made him their second-round pick in the 2010 draft.

Anaheim Ducks' Corey Perry, right, celebrates his goal against the Detroit Red Wings during the second period of an NHL hockey game Friday, March 16, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Ducks create playoff logjam with 4-2 win over Red Wings

- Associated Press

The Anaheim Ducks and Detroit Red Wings are no longer in the same conference, but share enough institutional memory and bad feelings to give their games a little extra charge.