Camp, Day 2: And I’m a little sore, too

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Camp, Day 2: And I’m a little sore, too

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Camp, Day 2: And I'm a little sore, too

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So there’s much banged-up-ness (or is that banged-up-itude?) around here. Walter’s got a knee that’ll keep him out a little bit. Iggulden took a shot off the foot; he’s closer, from what we gather, but he had a worse limp at the moment than Walter. Smith didn’t go, either; heard conflicting things about that. Still […] [Read More]
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Camp, Day 2: And I'm a little sore, too

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So there’s much banged-up-ness (or is that banged-up-itude?) around here. Walter’s got a knee that’ll keep him out a little bit. Iggulden took a shot off the foot; he’s closer, from what we gather, but he had a worse limp at the moment than Walter. Smith didn’t go, either; heard conflicting things about that. Still […] [Read More]
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Camp, Day 1: Deeper and deeper

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Organizational-depth news, albeit maybe not great news for some of the younger kids: The Islanders claimed Thomas Pock from the Rangers. Adds a guy with the skill set to play up there, one who hasn’t quite seized the opportunity yet. This might work out. (Trying to think: this is at least the third defenseman in […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Camp, Day 1: Deeper and deeper

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Organizational-depth news, albeit maybe not great news for some of the younger kids: The Islanders claimed Thomas Pock from the Rangers. Adds a guy with the skill set to play up there, one who hasn’t quite seized the opportunity yet. This might work out. (Trying to think: this is at least the third defenseman in […] [Read More]
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In a meeting

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The team met tonight to settle paperwork and get acquainted. Here’s the lists for tomorrow’s skate: “Team DiPietro,” 10 a.m. — G: Nathan Lawson, Mike Mole. D–Andy Sertich, Dustin Kohn, Jamie Fraser, John Gleed, Reagan Leslie. F–Jason Pitton, Vladimir Nikiforov, Mike Walsh, Tyler Haskins, Rob Hennigar, James Sixsmith, Jesse Joensuu, Pascal Morency, Tom May. “Team […] [Read More]
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RIP, Paul Newman

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Greg Wyshynski pretty much says it all. I’m gonna go have a few hard-boiled eggs. (“The next time I say ‘let’s go someplace like Bolivia,’ let’s go someplace like Bolivia.”) [Read More]
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Yeah, bedtime, yes, sleep, no

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Just a reminder of the preseason schedule: –Wednesday at Albany, really, at the Knick…er, Times Union Center (yay Hearst!), 7 p.m. –Friday vs. Hartford at the Northford Ice Pavilion, 7 p.m. –Saturday vs. Lowell at The Rinks at Shelton, 7 p.m. –Sunday at Hartford at Champions Skating Center, Cromwell, 4:30 p.m. [Read More]
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Notes before bedtime

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Justin Bourne signs with Reading. Peter Tsimikalis is going to camp with Hartford after recently signing with Charlotte. Big Phantoms exec Frank Miceli is off to the NBA. This will of course be an interesting season in that organization while they figure out where they’re going. Our Man in Hartford (Capitol, not Civic Center) Ken […] [Read More]
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