Found April 01, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
PLAYERS: Teemu Selanne
TEAMS: Anaheim Ducks
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Oilers beat Ducks (no April fools joke) 2-1 Three first period goals and all scored by a Teemu, this was an NHL first in what may have been Teemu Selanne’s last home game as a member of the Anaheim Ducks. While fans filled the lower bowl with signs asking for one more year, Selanne remained mum on the subject. Continue reading "Teemu Time"
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