Originally written on The Pensblog  |  Last updated 11/4/14

DETROIT - JUNE 12: General manager Ray Shero of the Pittsburgh Penguins celebrates with the Stanley Cup after defeating the Detroit Red Wings by a score of 2-1 to win Game Seven and the 2009 NHL Stanley Cup Finals at Joe Louis Arena on June 12, 2009 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
Michael Russo, beat writer for the Wild, wrote this story about Matt Cooke today. [ Star Tribune ] He tweeted out this interesting tidbit as well:   Funny anecdote that didn't make story:When Ray Shero reached TOR for Cooke/McDonagh hearing customs agent lit into Shero for employing Cooke — Michael Russo (@Russostrib) September 17, 2013 After Shero was lectured, Shero tracked down Cooke at baggage claim and kiddingly told him he was almost detained for that head shot :) — Michael Russo (@Russostrib) September 17, 2013 What a dick move by the custom agent. Worry about baggage or something, dick. Other recaps from last night Some other recaps from last nights ******** fest. [ ESPN 970 ] [ The Pensnation ] Pens make some cuts The Pens roster is down to 44. [ PG ] Forwards Paul Thompson, Tom Kostopoulos, Brian Gibbons, Dominik Uher and defensemen Clark Seymour, Reid McNeill and Nick D'Agostino were assigned to the Penguins' Ame...
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