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Five NHL Players that Embraced the No. 13 and Won

reactiongifs.com   As superstitions go, the only thing worse than stepping on a crack is coming across Friday the 13th on your calendar. While many people prefer to stay clear of the no. 13 all together, there are those that like to go the other way and embrace the unpopular figure. Over the years, 87 hockey players in the NHL have donned the number 13,  including 15 this past...
Via The Hockey Guys
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Defenseman Pavel Kubina Retires After 14 Seasons in NHL

  According to a story courtesy Sports Illustrated via Fox Sports, veteran defenseman Pavel Kubina has decided to hang up his skates after 14 seasons in the NHL. The 36-year-old Czech international played for four teams including the Tampa Bay Lightning who drafted him in 1996 and amassed 110 goals and 276 assists throughout his career. Kubina sent out a press release on Friday...
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December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Puck Dumps 12/20/13

Watching the Price is Right every morning makes me feel like I could be the Flames GM. The Top Line Claude Giroux scored 4 points in the 3rd period, including a goal as he was falling down that was pretty nice.. ESPN, Sports Illustrated, NHL.Com, The Local Take   Scoreboard Buffalo 4, Boston 2 - The Sabres were reinvigorated by their acquisition of Linus...
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December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Lightning defeseman Pavel Kubina retires after 13-year career

TAMPA, Fla. -- Defenseman Pavel Kubina, drafted by the Tampa Bay Lightning in 1996, announced his retirement from the NHL after 13 seasons Friday. A native of Celadna, Czechoslovakia, he played in 970 career NHL games, scoring 110 goals and 276 assists. He played in 51 playoff games and was a member of the Lightning’s 2004 Stanley Cup team. He played for Tampa Bay from 1998 until...
Via Fox Sports Florida
December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Pavel Kubina's letter announcing his retirement

The time has come to announce my retirement from the game of hockey. This marks the end of a journey that started as a six-year-old boy in a tiny town in the Czech Republic and carried me through 970 games in the National Hockey League, many playoff games and a Stanley Cup Championship, three Olympics, and four World Championships over my 13-year NHL career. I need to first thank...
Via Fox Sports Florida
December 20, 2013  |  Discuss
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