Found February 01, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
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I last picked Frans Nielsen of the New York Islanders as my Selke Trophy leader in mid-December.  It became clear to me that another player had moved into the lead just before the All Star break, but I hesitated to announce it because he was out with a wrist injury and should he remain out of the lineup for a prolonged period of time he would soon be surpassed.  Last night Jonathan Toews of the Chicago Blackhawks returned to action.  He only missed one game because of the All Star break. Toews is a wonderful two-way player who can score.  His 51 points place him tenth in the NHL scoring race.  He can also play outstanding defence.  Toews plays against tough competition and shuts them down.  He plays in tough defensive situations and he plays almost two minutes of penalty kill time per game.  Continue reading "Selke Trophy Leader"
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