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Oilers, Ducks have real substance

In this world of short attention spans and quick hits, it would be easy to sum up the Anaheim Ducks' second-round playoff series against the Edmonton Oilers as the meeting between a hotheaded team with a recent history of playoff underachievement and a brash, young group whose postseason joyride is being steered by the incandescent talent of NHL scoring champion Connor McDavid.

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Steelheads singer cherishes national anthem, supports Kaepernick

Keith Tackman has been singing the national anthem before Idaho Steelheads hockey games since the franchise started in 1997. He doesn’t do them all, but enough to become a downtown fixture. And he has a few thoughts on the recent controversies surrounding sports and the song.
Katherine Jones kjones@idahostatesman.com
Steelheads singer cherishes national anthem, supports Kaepernick 2:20

Steelheads singer cherishes national anthem, supports Kaepernick

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Take a Zamboni ride at CenturyLink Arena in Boise

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BSU tennis coach Greg Patton: Movies that define us

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BSU tennis coach Greg Patton: Words of wisdom