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Marian Hossa Hits all the Right Notes

Chicago Blackhawks Hockey - On Thursday April 24, the NHL revealed the finalists for the Selke Trophy, awarded to the best defensive forward in the league.  That award can be rephrased, however, to best defensive center.  A winger has not won the award since Dallas Stars’ right winger Jere Lehtinen in 2003 although a guy everyone in Chicago should now be familiar with, right...
Via Sports Mockery
April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

It's hard to describe Valeri Nichushkin, but he could be very special

The fact Valeri Nichushkin is the first 18-year-old to play for the Stars since the franchise moved to Dallas in 1993 tells you he’s different. The fact he’s the first Stars rookie to score four points in a game since Jere Lehtinen did it in 1996 tells you he’s gifted. The fact teammates believe he’s only scratching the surface of his potential tells you he’s special...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Valeri Nichushkin Opening Eyes In Dallas

from Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News, The fact Valeri Nichushkin is the first 18-year-old to play for the Stars since the franchise moved to Dallas in 1993 tells you he’s different. The fact he’s the first Stars rookie to score four points in a game since Jere Lehtinen did it in 1996 tells you he’s gifted. The fact teammates believe he’s only scratching...
Via Kukla's Korner
December 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Signing Alex Steen Is Top Priority For The Blues

via Jim Matheson of the Edmonton Journal, While this season looks like an out-of-body experience for Alex Steen (20 goals and 32 points and plus 13), St. Louis Blues head coach Ken Hitchcock says this is no one-off. He’s the real thing, and the Blues have to resign him for, say, five years at between $5.5 million and $6 million a season. He’s UFA. “Steen is the...
Via Kukla's Korner
December 08, 2013  |  Discuss
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