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  The pass and shot will echo through the eternal hockey halls for ages. It was in the gold medal game of the 2010 Olympics when a certain winger threaded a perfect pass between two USA defenders to find a swift-skated sniper, who prompted buried the rubber past a slow-to-react Ryan Miller. Those two unnamed identities? They’re about to be reunited. That’s right.  The Pittsburgh Penguins and Sidney Crosby will soon be joined by one of the most ferocious leaders in hockey with the arrival of Jarome Iginla. It’s sure to cause matchup fits for opposing teams. With the Pens acquisition of James Neal, they saw immediate chemistry between him and Evgeni Malkin.  Now, the Penguins have a top winger to go along with Crosby, and perhaps the scoreboard-buster Chris Kunitz, who is currently third in the league with 19 goals. The Penguins put those two lines out there, with top flight centers paired alongside top flight wingers, and opposing teams will get headaches trying ...
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