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Islanders' John Tavares not in a rush to get extension done

John Tavares is not worried about his contract situation. Even as training camp looms in less than a month, the Islanders captain and star player said the fact that he's prepared to enter this season, the last under his current deal, without an extension is not causing him to lose any sleep.

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Missouri Mavericks honor Willie O’Ree as part of Salute Weekend

Willie O’Ree, 81, who was the first black player to play in a National Hockey League game, spoke to the Missouri Mavericks on Friday. He will be at the Mavericks' 7:05 p.m. Saturday game against Quad City in which the team will honor the 75th anniversary of the Kansas City Monarchs’ 1942 Negro League World Series championship. Also scheduled to attend are former Royals John Mayberry and Frank White. Tickets to the game are available through Ticketmaster.
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Missouri Mavericks honor Willie O’Ree as part of Salute Weekend

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