Found December 09, 2011 on Puck Daddy:
Here are your Puck Headlines: a glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. • Remember Leahy's The 7 on Thursday, with the All-Star campaign videos? Via reader Heinz: "Did you recognize how funny Ottawa is spelled in the Lightning video?" • Brendan Shanahan paid a visit to the Philadelphia Flyers practice facility today to swing his Shanahammer like the mighty Thor speak with them about the right and wrong way to hit opponents. Said Braydon Coburn: "Obviously they deal with a lot of hits every night. I think he just wanted to show us some examples. So far, I think at the quarter-point of the year, some of the bad ones and why they were bad and some examples of good hits." [Philly Sports Daily] • Paul Holmgren on the Chris Pronger concussion vs. the mystery virus: "We didn't know what we were dealing with then, and I'm not sure we do now. But concus...

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Brendan Shanahan explains th\e suspension.

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Brendan Shanahan with the verdict.

Tortorella: Anisimov Is A Good Kid, Didn’t Realize What He Was Doing

… I am not worried. A lot of players have done FAR worse things on and off the ice. AA made a mistake, and I am sure he will be getting a call from Brendan Shanahan about it.  But because AA is such a quiet kid who has never been involved in anything on or [...]

Artem Anisimov scores, shoots Lightning with stick.

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Colorado Avalanche winger Kevin Porter will have a phone hearing Thursday with NHL disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan to discuss his Tuesday knee-on-knee hit on Vancouver's David Booth.
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