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Friedman: 4 Athletes Who Were Kicked Off Video Game Covers

Kane is not the first athlete to be taken off an NHL cover, nor the first to be taken off any sports video game. Here are four others who also were.

08/13/2015

EA Sports announced on Aug. 12, 2015, that it was severing ties with Chicago Blackhawks star Patrick Kane. (Photo Twitter/@EASportsNHL)

EA Sports Cuts Ties With Troubled Blackhawks Star Patrick Kane

EA Sports has dropped Chicago Blackhawks star Patrick Kane from promoting its NHL 16 video game because he is under police investigation.

08/12/2015

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Silverman: Storm Clouds Over Kane’s Head Also Threaten NHL, Blackhawks

The center of the storm is in Hamburg, New York, but the dark clouds are gathering rapidly in Chicago and Toronto.

08/07/2015

Patrick Kane #88 (L) and Jonathan Toews

Blackhawks Winger Patrick Kane Under Police Investigation

Chicago Blackhawks star Patrick Kane is under police investigation over something that may have happened at his home last weekend.

08/07/2015

Johnny Gaudreau  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Top 10 Current NHL Players Who Were Born In New York Or New Jersey

New Jersey’s own Johnny Gaudreau leads all NHL rookies in points, which is what inspired me to make this list. He’s just the latest hotshot to come out of the region, and there are more coming.

03/26/2015

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 09: Jonathan Toews #19 of the Chicago Blackhawks scores on Keith Kinkaid #1 of the New Jersey Devils during a shootout at the Prudential Center on December 9, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Devils Fall To Chicago 3-2 In Shootout

Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane scored in a shootout, and the Chicago Blackhawks rallied late to earn their seventh straight victory with a 3-2 win over the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night.

12/10/2014

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Top 10 Active NHL Players From New York And New Jersey

The great states of N.Y. and N.J. aren’t exactly known as a breeding ground for star hockey players, though there are quite a few people who’d say differently.

07/24/2014

Alec Martinez #27 of the Los Angeles Kings misses a chance against goaltender Corey Crawford #50 of the Chicago Blackhawks in the second period in Game Six of the Western Conference Final during the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Staples Center on May 30, 2014 in Los Angeles.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Beat Kings 4-3, Force Game 7

Patrick Kane scored the tiebreaking goal with 3:45 to play, and the Chicago Blackhawks forced a decisive seventh game in the Western Conference finals with a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Friday night.

05/30/2014

Team USA forward Phil Kessel, right celebrates with Joe Pavelski. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Young Legs Will Carry USA Past Czech Republic In Quarterfinals

The United States wanted to set a tone in the preliminary round of the Olympic ice hockey tournament for a reason. The Americans knew a bye into the quarters was a must.

02/18/2014

Phil Kessel moves in on Justin Faulk, right, during a Team USA practice at Bolshoy Arena on Feb. 10, 2014. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Team USA Should Handle Injury-Ravaged Slovakia In Olympic Opener

It will be crucial for the U.S. to get off to a flying start in their opening game against Slovakia, as the top four teams at the end of the preliminary round will automatically advance to the quarterfinals.

02/12/2014

Dustin Brown and Jonathan Quick of the Los Angeles Kings photo session after being named candidates for the 2014 USA Hockey Olympic Team at the Kettler Capitals Iceplex on August 26, 2013 in Arlington, Virginia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

US Hockey Considers Themselves The Favorites At The Sochi Games

Boosted by their 2010 experience, Team USA Hockey thinks winning the Gold medal is possible at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

08/27/2013

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Patrick Kane Wins Conn Smythe Trophy

A year ago, the Chicago Blackhawks had to answer questions about Patrick Kane’s maturity.

06/25/2013

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Stanley Cup 2013: Blackhawks Beat Bruins 3-2

In an almost improbable comeback, the Chicago Blackhawks defeated the Boston Bruins 3-2 for their second Stanley Cup title since 2010.

06/25/2013

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Line Change Sparks Kane, Blackhawks In L.A.

Head coach Joel Quenneville made one thing clear: The Blackhawks had to get the puck to Patrick Kane.

06/07/2013

Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals shoots the puck through Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist's legs on March 24, 2013. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Fearless Predictions For The 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs

Who’s ready to lift the Stanley Cup? Sean Hartnett gives you a full breakdown of the 2013 NHL Playoffs.

04/30/2013

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