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Mikhail Grabovski Challenges Former Coach, GM To Ice Bucket Challenge

New York Islanders forwards Nikolai Kulemin and Mikhail Grabovski might still hold a grudge against their old team. The pair of forwards played together with the Toronto Maple Leafs from 2008 through the end of the 2013 season. Grabovski had his playing time cut by coach Randy Carlyle toward the end of  the 2013 campaign, and general manager Dave Nonis bought out the remainder...
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Islanders sign Grabovski & Kulemin, will most definitely not suck

The Islanders have signed corsi-animal Mikhail Grabovski and his buddy Nikolai Kulemin to four year contracts. Grabovski and Kulemin will have AAV’s of $5 million and $4.18 million, respectively. I’ve maintained that once the Charles Wang starts spending money on the Islanders, they’ll be a dangerous hockey team. One year before the team departs The Mausoleum for the shinier...
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July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Welcome to Free Agency

Welcome to free agency 2014. A few rumors surrounding the Pens: The Pens are very interested in Nikolai Kulemin They’re also interested in Benoit Pouliot They are among teams that have shown interest in Martin Brodeur Rutherford has said he wants to plug “three or four” holes in the lineup with free agents As for the free agents that were on the Penguins: The team has extended...
Via The Pensblog
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

The Pens Reportedly Want Kulemin, and That’s a Good Thing

Via the Score: “The Pittsburgh Penguins have their sights set on a winger that can play with Evgeni Malkin. That winger is unrestricted free-agent Nikolai Kulemin. … Yohe reports Kulemin and Malkin are best friends and the move seems imminent.” And, from Yohe, via the Trib: “One of the players on the Penguins’ radar is forward Nikolai Kulemin. The 27-year-old winger is...
Via The Pensblog
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Leafs Rumors: Nikolai Kulemin could test free agent market

Toronto Maple Leafs forward Nikolai Kulemin doesn't look to be playing in Toronto next year as the Maple Leafs look to rebuild after last season and have a stronger team next season according to Sportsnet.Michael Miller - Common WikimediaKulemin has played with the Leafs his whole career and it looks now that he may be moving on from Toronto. The Leafs are likely wanting to get rid...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

John Tavares Gets Leveled Into Linesman by Toronto’s Nikolai Kulemin (Video)

We’re not sure who got the worst of this collision: Islanders captain John Tavares or linesman Don Henderson. Early in the second period of the Isles’ 5-2 loss to Toronto on Tuesday, Tavares absorbed a check from Maple Leafs Nikolai Kulemin and went flying toward the New York bench. He never reached the boards, however, as Kulemin’s hit sent him barreling right into Henderson...
November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

John Tavares checked into linesman's crotch by Nikolai Kulemin (VIDEO)

The New York Islanders had a scare on Tuesday night when the Maple Leafs' Nikolai Kulemin checked the Isles best player and captain John Tavares into the boards right in front of the Islanders bench. Their concern was likely nothing compared to the horror of the official who took the full brunt of Tavares' helmeted head in his crotch.Or as the announcer saw it, "Tavares got cold...
Via The Other Paper
November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

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