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Staying in Montreal a priority for Petry

Jeff Petry has not been with the Canadiens for long -- he joined the team in March via a trade on deadline day. But the city has made an impression on both Petry and his wife, and the potential free agent said he would be interested in more time with the Canadiens."This team has a good core group, which will play into my decision," Petry told the Canadiens' website. "I’m comfortable...
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May 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Montreal's Petry paying dividends in playoffs

Montreal GM Marc Bergevin earned some respect at the trade deadline when he swooped in to land highly touted trade prospect Jeff Petry, and Bergevin's moves are paying off in the playoffs. Bleacher Report recently looked at the advanced statistics for Petry, and those numbers prove the defenseman was worth the two picks Montreal traded to Edmonton to get him.Petry boasts a 56.6 percent...
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May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Petry trade more of the same for Oilers

Heading into the March 2 trade deadline, Craig MacTavish and the Edmonton Oilers held possibly the most attractive defenseman on the market in Jeff Petry. Monday morning, MacT sent the 27-year-old defender to the Montreal Canadiens for a second-round pick and a conditional fifth-round pick in the 2015 NHL Draft. If the Canadiens advance to […] The post Petry trade more of the same...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Add Jeff Petry to the list of defensemen the Rangers should be interested in

For some reason, the Edmonton Oilers don’t like right-handed defenseman Jeff Petry. He was a healthy scratch against the LA Kings (of all the teams) and has seen ice-time commensurate with a bottom pair player. Elliotte Friedman thinks the Oilers brass should just get it over with and move Petry, who is an unrestricted free continue reading...
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October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Datsyuk undresses defender, scores

Jeff Petry might want to file sexual harassment charges because Pavel Datsyuk absolutely undressed him. At the 3:39 mark of OT Pavel Datsyuk took pass from Johan Franzen and really did what he does best, making the opposing defense look silly to eventually light the lamp giving the Wings a 3-2 win. After being down 2-0 it looked like the Wings were on their way to their 4th straight...
Via The Majors Detroit
March 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Jeff Petry scores on his own team against Detroit Red Wings

Late in the third period the Edmonton Oilers were up 2-1 when the Detroit Red Wings went on the powerplay.  The Red Wings had been struggling to get scoring chances all night, but after Niklas Kronwall fired a shot on net the rebound kicked right out to Oilers defenseman Jeff Petry.  Petry, like many defenseman before him, wanted desperately to clear the puck out of the zone but...
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March 16, 2013  |  Discuss

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