Found November 07, 2011 on Kukla's Korner:
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NEW YORK (November 7, 2011)—Minnesota Wild goaltender Josh Harding , Dallas Stars left wing Loui Eriksson and Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom have been named the NHL ‘Three Stars’ for the week ending Nov. 6. Continue reading "Stars Of The Week"
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