Montreal Canadiens flip G Dustin Tokarski to Anaheim Ducks for prospect

The Montreal Canadiens seem to be more secure in their goaltending corps now, as they flipped former backup goaltender Dustin Tokarski to the Anaheim Ducks Thursday in exchange for the rights to 23-year-old left wing Max Friberg.Tokarski served as the Canadiens backup last season, but goaltender Mike Condon beat Tokarski out for the job in training camp this season. Condon and Tokarski...
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January 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Canadiens’ Dustin Tokarski Once Was Carjacked Before AHL Game

Sportsnet’s Chris Johnston shared Monday a story from Montreal Canadiens goalie Dustin Tokarski’s time in the minors. And boy, is it one heck of a story. As Johnston tells it, Tokarski, playing at the time for the Syracuse Crunch (the Tampa Bay Lightning’s AHL affiliate), was carjacked at knifepoint shortly before a game against the Binghamton Senators in Oct. 2012. The young...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Martin St. Louis hits Game 4 overtime winner

Is there a hockey fan in the world who doesn’t root for Martin St. Louis? Earlier this month, the 38-year-old’s mother passed away just before Mother’s Day. Instead of leaving New York and missing a couple of games to mourn, Marty stayed with the Rangers and helped his team eliminate the Penguins. Tonight, he sniped Dustin […] The post Marty St. Louis Snipes Dustin Tokarski...
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May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Getting Traffic In Front of Tokarski

Now that the suspensions have been handed out and injuries diagnosed, it’s time to start focusing on the critical Game 4. The Rangers have scored just five goals in the two games since Dustin Tokarski took over the goaltending duties for the injured Carey Price. Four of those goals have been on screens, deflections or rebounds, meaning the Rangers have beaten him with clean shots...
Via NY Rangers Blog
May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Brassard Practices; Pouliot Takes Maintenance Day; Tokarski to Start Game 3

Derrick Brassard was able to practice in full this afternoon for the first time since sustaining an upper body injury in Game 1 Saturday afternoon. Brassard, who wouldn’t confirm he’ll be back in the lineup tomorrow night, did say this after practice (via Blueshirts United)… “I feel better. I went through the whole practice today so that’s a pretty good sign. I have come...
Via NY Rangers Blog
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Tokarski to start Game Three

Michel Therrien has announced that Dustin Tokarski, who stopped 27 of 30 shots in Game Two, will get the nod in Game Three at MSG. Tokarski allowed a flukey deflection goal, a one-timer PPG goal that he didn’t see, and a questionable (some say weak, some don’t) goal in the 3-1 loss on Monday night. […]
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May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Tokarski gets the start for the Habs (Video vs. Rangers)

Dustin Tokarski will get the start for the Canadiens in game two in the absence of Carey Price. The rationale for Tokarski over Peter Budaj seems to be “he’s a winner”; even though he hasn’t been able to stay on an NHL roster during his five years as a pro. Tokarski has actually faced the Rangers before, way back in 2010 when he was a member of the Tampa Bay Lightning. He...
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May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers @ Canadiens (Game 2) – Tokarski Starts in Goal for Habs

The New York Rangers visit the Montreal Canadiens for Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals at the Bell Centre starting at 8:00 p.m. The Rangers lead the series 1-0. For a preview, visit Yahoo! Sports. Rangers Game Notes TV: NBC Radio: ESPN Radio (98.7 FM) Live Stream (Don’t click on ads in stream, may download virus): http://stream.nbcsports.com/liveextra/ Probable Line...
Via NY Rangers Blog
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Dustin Tokarski To Start For Canadiens In Game 2 Against Rangers

The Montreal Canadiens are reportedly handing the keys to the car to the kid. Canadiens head coach Michel Therrien has decided to go with 24-year-old Dustin Tokarski as his starting goalie in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals against the New York Rangers. The decision to reportedly start Tokarski comes after Therrien revealed Monday morning that Carey Price will be out for...
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May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

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