Found March 24, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
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Brad Thiessen will receive just his fourth start of his career on Saturday when the Pittsburgh Penguins visit the Ottawa Senators. Thiessen, who turned 26 on Monday, has posted a 3-0-0 mark with a 2.68 goals-against average this season. The Penguins (46-21-6), who are 13-0-1 in their last 14 games, can find themselves atop both the Atlantic Division and Eastern Conference at the end of Saturday's NHL action. Should coach Dan Bylsma's club emerge victorious - and New York suffer a regulation loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs - it will move past the Rangers in the standings.
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