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Hello everyone! I welcome you today after what was an emotional roller coaster for hockey hopefuls. All of a sudden we were a throwing stone away from an 82 game season and just as suddenly we have never been further. It wasn't all bad news though; the Admirals did kick off their season last week and will be a constant source of some Preds entertainment. You can check out some of my homeboy Jason's coverage of the Admirals on the front page of this very site. I however, will be travelling to Europe for some sweet succulent Hockey highlights. Care to join me? Kostitsyn 2 goals and a shootout winner in 3 gamesAnother productive week for Sergei Kostitsyn, playing three games with Avangard and contributed a goal, an empty net goal and a shootout winner. What a guy! He has 7 points in 6 KHL games. Oh and his team went 3 for 3 this week. They are hot. The videos are below, organized from most to least emphatic. Check out Kostitsyn's game shootout winner in the first video.
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Sergei Kostitsyn will be lucky if we let him back into this country or the NHL after his comments seen in a Russian newspaper in regard to the current NHL Lockout and some of its’ proudest teams, cities and fans. It is safe to say that he may no longer be one of the more popular players in the league whenever hockey does resume if/when a new collective bargaining agreement is reached...
via Reuters at the Globe and Mail,
Nashville Predators winger Sergei Kostitsyn, who joined Russian club Avangard Omsk during a work stoppage in the National Hockey League (NHL), hopes the lockout will lead to the cancellation of the entire season.
“Let’s put it this way – it would be better (for the players) if the lockout continues,” Kostitsyn was quoted as saying...
The Globe and Mail reported Monday morning that Nashville Predators forward Sergei Kostitsyn "hopes the lockout will lead to the cancellation of the entire season." Kostitsyn is currently playing in the Kontinental Hockey League for Avangard Omsk in Russia, where he is very successful in scoring five goals, two assists in only seven games.
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EKHOLM HELPS ADS END SKIDMilwaukee Earns Comeback Overtime WinHouston, TX— The Milwaukee Admirals snapped a two-game losing streak with a 5-4 overtime win at Houston Sunday night.Houston was down a man heading into overtime because Chad Rau was in the penalty box for a delay of game penalty. On the power play, Chris Mueller fed a pass to Mattias Ekholm at the point. Ekholm made...
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When Magnus Hellberg was the 2nd round draft pick of the Nashville Predators in 2011, tonight probably wasn't what he had in mind while making his first start in North America. Within 4 minutes of the start of the game, Hellberg had seen 2 shots in the American Hockey League, and both ended up in the net behind...
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