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Ilya Bryzgalov allowed only a first-period goal Thursday and made 25 saves, carrying the Phoenix Coyotes to a 2-1 victory over the slumping Boston Bruins. Boston, which still owns a six-point lead over New Jersey for the best record in the Eastern Conference, has lost nine of its last 12 games.
By Scott Anderson TORONTO (Reuters) - Defensemen and goaltenders were in demand at the National Hockey League's trade deadline on Thursday as the contenders shored up their rosters for the annual push to the Stanley Cup finals.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Carolina Hurricanes acquired veteran forward Mark Recchi from the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday, underlining their Stanley Cup ambitions this season.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Montreal Canadiens exchanged goaltender Jose Theodore for Colorado Avalanche's netminder David Aebischer on Wednesday as NHL teams engaged in a flurry of deals ahead of the trade deadline.
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