Pascal Dupuis was probably happy that he didn't have to give his number up for Zach Parise. Now he's going to have to give his name up instead.
There are now two players named "P. Dupuis" in the Pittsburgh Penguins organization. The Pens have signed forward Philippe Dupuis. He was with the Toronto Maple Leafs/Marlies last season.
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With his club struggling to earn points and question marks about their overall toughness, Toronto Maple Leafs general manager placed forward Philippe Dupuis on waivers and got the good news that both Mike Brown and Mike Komisarek are on the mend.
With Dupuis on waivers (he’ll be sent down to the Marlies should he clear), recent call up Darryl Boyce will likely assume Dupuis’...
The Toronto Maple Leafs placed center Philippe Dupuis on waivers Monday.
Should he go unclaimed by the other NHL clubs, Dupuis will likely be assigned to the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League.
Dupuis did not record a point in 30 games with the Maple Leafs this campaign. Last season, the 26-year-old Dupuis collected six goals and 11 assists with the Colorado Avalanche.
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By Lukas Hardonk (@LukasHardonk)
There was plenty of news to go around Leaf Nation on Monday. From waivers to injured players to interesting practice strategies, the Toronto Maple Leafs had a rather eventful day. For all the day’s news and some added opinion, read on.
Leafs place Dupuis on waivers
It was announced on Monday morning that the Maple Leafs...
The Toronto Maple Leafs have placed veteran forward Philippe Dupuis on injured reserve with an undisclosed upper-body injury.It isn't clear when Dupuis suffered the injury. The 26-year-old fourth-liner has zero points and a minus-two rating in 30 games this season.Toronto recalled forward Darryl Boyce from its American Hockey League affiliate to take Dupuis' spot on the active...