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It's a (gettin' down on) Friday edition of Marek vs. Wyshynski beginning at 2 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT, and we're talking about the following and more:
Special Guest Stars: Bobby Holik reviews "HBO 24/7 Flyers Rangers"; and it's Game Show Friday, in which one lucky listener battles for prizes yet to be determined.
• In which Marek and Wysh discuss the end of Chris Pronger's season, potentially career.
• Mike Milbury's charges.
• Teemu's return to Winnipeg.
• Wyshynski has a cold and a sexy voice.
• Puck Headlines and Talking Points
Question of the Day: Which NHL player is most likely to poop inside an opponent's glove?
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After fully recovering from an offseason Achilles injury, Travis Zajac will make his season debut with the New Jersey Devils on Friday night against the Dallas Stars. The night adds and extra sense of nostalgia, as former Devils defenseman Scott Niedermayer will have his jersey raised to the rafters prior to the puck drop.
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MLive’s Ansar Khan reports that the Red Wings visited with one Brendan Shanahan, former teammate of about a third of the Wings, to talk about something that doesn’t involve reminiscing old times:
The Detroit Red Wings are probably the last team Brendan Shanahan has to concern himself with when it comes to disciplinary matters, since they usually have the fewest fighting majors...
photo courtesy of Tom Gulitti on TwitterTonight at the Prudential Center, the New Jersey Devils will honor former defensemen Scott Niedermayer, making him the third Devils player to have his number retired as the organization will raise his #27 to the rafters.Niedermayer played 12 seasons in New Jersey after being drafted third overall in the 1991 NHL Draft, winning three Stanley...
Patrik Elias scored twice, including his team-record 348th goal, and the New Jersey Devils spoiled Randy Cunneyworth's NHL coaching debut with a 5-3 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday night.
Dallas Stars (18-11-1, 37 pts) @ New Jersey Devils (16-13-1, 33 pts)
7:00 PM CT, December 16, 2011
Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey
The Stars' cross-country, five game road-trip comes to an end tonight as Dallas takes on the New Jersey Devils. The two teams are both running hot coming into this game with Dallas having won three in a row and the Devils winning four of...
The New Jersey logo on his chest is almost redundant.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) Zach Parise made sure the night the New Jersey Devils honored former captain Scott Niedermayer ended on
a winning note by scoring a goal and setting up three others in a 6-3 victory over the Dallas Stars on Friday.
Following an emotional home victory last night, the New Jersey Devils will try to push their winning streak to a season-high four straight games this evening against the Montreal Canadiens.
PHT: Zach Parise had four points as New Jersey, which retired Scott Niedermayer's number before the game, ended Dallas' three-game win streak with a 6-3 victory Friday.
On a night the New Jersey Devils retired the No. 27 of former captain Scott Niedermayer, their current captain sent the fans home happy.
Former New Jersey Devils defenseman Scott Niedermayer became the third player in franchise history to have his number retired Friday, when the team honored him in a pregame ceremony while raising his No. 27 to the rafters of Prudential Center.