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Caps' Ovechkin a breath of fresh air for NHL - Sportsnet.ca

Caps' Ovechkin a breath of fresh air for NHL - Sportsnet.ca | Daily Hockey Features | Scoop.it
In a league that discourages self-aggrandizement and stamps out personality, Alex Ovechkin is a breath of fresh air. He also just happens to be the hottest player in the game.
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Sportsnet's Mark Spector discusses the incredible talents of Caps' sniper Alex Ovechkin. 

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Net Worth

Net Worth | Daily Hockey Features | Scoop.it
What's the trade value of a starting goalie? It's harder to figure out than you might think.
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Sean McIndoe of Grantland provides an in depth analysis of NHL goaltender trade worth. 

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Maxim Lapierre hits Dan Boyle from behind, continues history of garbage - The Hockey News

Maxim Lapierre hits Dan Boyle from behind, continues history of garbage - The Hockey News | Daily Hockey Features | Scoop.it
Shortly after Buffalo's Patrick Kaleta was suspended for 10 games by Brendan Shanahan, St. Louis' resident rat Max Lapierre laid out his second dangerous hit from behind in five days.
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Rory Boylen of The Hockey News talks about Max Lapierre's hitting from behind track record. Video included. 

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Fire & Ice - Schneider to start Sunday in Winnipeg; Carter doubtul; Devils sticking together through rough start

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If you're not already aware of Tom Gulitti's Fire & Ice blog, I'm glad to introduce you. In this feature, he discusses goaltender Cory Schneider's history with Winnipeg, among other things New Jersey Devils. 

 

Follow him on Twitter for constant updates on the New Jersey Devils 

@TGfireandice

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Jumbo Joe Makes Light Of Hertl Goal Reaction - The Hockey Daily

Jumbo Joe Makes Light Of Hertl Goal Reaction - The Hockey Daily | Daily Hockey Features | Scoop.it
Jumbo Joe makes light of Hertl goal reaction.
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The Hockey Daily explore the possibility that Joe Thornton made his infamous goal celebration comments to take the attention off his rookie teammate Tomas Hertl. 

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Spectacular scoring display by San Jose's Tomas Hertl runs afoul of NHL sourpusses

Spectacular scoring display by San Jose's Tomas Hertl runs afoul of NHL sourpusses | Daily Hockey Features | Scoop.it
Nobody knows exactly who invented The Code, or what all is in it. But it’s got to be thicker than War And Peace, and just about as humourless
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Great read by Cam Cole of the National Post, feautring reaction from Tomas Hertl's incredible 4-goal performance, as well as, funny commentary on "The Code" that exists in the minds of the NHL's old guard. 

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The 10 Greatest One-Team NHL Players (Ranked!)

The 10 Greatest One-Team NHL Players (Ranked!) | Daily Hockey Features | Scoop.it
We’re now a few weeks removed from Mariano Rivera’s final game at Yankee Stadium, which means most sports fans who watched it have had eno
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Another terrific read by Down Goes Brown, aka, Sean McIndoe of the National Post. Ranking the Top 10 Greatest One-Team NHL Players. It's a strong list. 

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Phil Kessel is whatever you want him to be - The Hockey News

Phil Kessel is whatever you want him to be - The Hockey News | Daily Hockey Features | Scoop.it
One of the league's top scorers the past two seasons, the Toronto star doesn't seek out the limelight, but often ends up in it anyway.
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Another incredible article by The Hockey News - insight into Phil Kessel's career ups and downs. 

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Bruins try to avoid 'Curse of the Stanley Cup loser' - The Hockey Daily

Bruins try to avoid 'Curse of the Stanley Cup loser' - The Hockey Daily | Daily Hockey Features | Scoop.it
Bruins try to avoid 'curse of the Stanley Cup loser' in 2013-14.
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From The Hockey Daily - a look at the struggles faced by NHL teams the year after losing in the Stanley Cup finals. 

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Should Preds trade Shea Weber? The answer may surprise you | Post-to-Post

Should Preds trade Shea Weber? The answer may surprise you | Post-to-Post | Daily Hockey Features | Scoop.it
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Adam Proteau of The Hockey News raises a strong argument suggesting the Nashville Predators should consider trading away captain, and franchise player Shea Weber. 

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Refocused Halak is off to best start of his career

Refocused Halak is off to best start of his career | Daily Hockey Features | Scoop.it
After a summer of hard work, Jaroslav Halak is focused, energized -- and unbeaten in four starts
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St. Louis Blues net minder Jaroslav Halak ia off to the best start of his NHL career. 

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Trading Bernier still bothers Kings' GM

Trading Bernier still bothers Kings' GM | Daily Hockey Features | Scoop.it
The scene was London, England, late September 2007. Dean Lombardi had been on the job as GM of the Los Angeles Kings for just under a year and a hal
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Candid article by ESPN's Pierre LeBrun. Kings' GM Dean Lombardi provides an array of great quotes about the franchise's love for Bernier, as well as, the trade itself - who was interested, how much Leafs GM Dave Nonis wanted Bernier for the Leafs. 

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Collision Corsi

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This year's test case for advanced stats in the NHL? It's the old-school Toronto Maple Leafs, so … great. We're sure everyone will be super chill about this.
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This from Grantland, is another entertaining piece by Sean McIndoe of the National Post. Read all about this season's test case, advanced stats vs the Toronto Maple Leafs. 

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Canucks vs Hertl gameday: What we learned | The Province

Canucks vs Hertl gameday: What we learned | The Province | Daily Hockey Features | Scoop.it
Hearing Torts called him weird, Booth perused the dictionary John Tortorella isn't the fist one to call David Booth weird. Heck, his best friends have called him weird. And if the dictionary is right, and why wouldn't he be?
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Joe Thornton's humorous off the record comments courtesy of The Province - Vancouver 

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The Noon Number

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A look at how Kirk Muller wrote the book on how to stop Alex Ovechkin... and Ovechkin's self-penned sequel
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Japersrink breaks the story on Ovechkin's troubles against Kirk Muller coached teams, as part of her ongoing segment called "The Noon Number." Check it out. 

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Sharks Hot Start: How This Season Will Be Different

Sharks Hot Start: How This Season Will Be Different | Daily Hockey Features | Scoop.it
With two wins under their belt in two games, the Sharks hot start can be attributed to many things. Most of all, they are getting production from everyone.
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Interesting take on what makes the 2013-14 edition of the San Jose Sharks a deadlier threat than previous years. 

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