During the Sidney Crosby era, it seems that the one key component that is the cause for the numerous untimely exits from the playoffs has been a physical defenseman. The Pittsburgh Penguins have been lacking a defenseman that can change the momentum of a game or series with a single hit. They are lacking a defenseman who is willing to defend his teammates without any regard for his...
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MORE ON SEABROOK'S OT GOAL
Seabrook’s tally was the 37th Game 7 overtime winner in NHL history and marked the fourth time a defenseman has scored a Game 7 overtime winner (Detroit's Leo Reise in 1950, Boston's Brad Park in 1983 and Pittsburgh's Darius Kasparaitis in 2001). (Elias)
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I can't remember where I saw this but a video of TSN's top 10 most hated NHLers exists and seems to be from a couple of years back. Sean Avery is number 1, so that.
Number somethingorother is former Penguin Darius Kasparaitis. Actually, former Pens Kaspar, Ulf and Matthew Barnaby made the list. But during the Kaspar spot, TSN had a crawl at the bottom of the screen in which...
December 07, 2011
The New York Rangers announced via Blueshirts United the roster for the Alumni game December 31st at 1:00 PM.
Goalies: Dan Blackburn, John VanbiesbrouckDefensemen: Ron Greschner, Darius Kasparaitis, Tom Laidlaw, Brian Leetch, Dave Maloney, Dale Purinton, Mathieu SchneiderForwards:
Glenn Anderson, Paul Broten, Ron Duguay, Nick Fotiu, Mike Gartner, Adam
Graves, Pat Hickey, Kris...
Today is Friday, so that means it's time for the Pens Vault! This week is a classic featuring one of the greatest Pens of all time: Darius Kasparaitis.
The video is epic on many levels. First of all, "Kasper" is a lege...
Selected by the Islanders fifth overall in the 1992 NHL Amateur Draft, Darius Kasparaitis was a fresh faced 19-year-old just looking to break into the big time. The Lithuanian defensema...