'Monday Fun Day'

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One note from practice, a four-on-four scrimmage without the coaches: Trevor Smith has been sent to Utah for playing time. That leaves 12, 7 and 2. [Read More]
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Non-update: Bridgeport finally beats Lowell…

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…in logo polling. There was no third period involved. (While we’re dealing with the Devils, best wishes to Kevin Bartl, Lowell’s PR guy, who’s off to greener pastures.) Next up: Philly, which nipped WBS 431-418. Hartford lurks beyond. The Kansas City Star’s great Joe Posnanski is in Sapporo, Japan, to follow new Royals manager Trey […] [Read More]
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Blowin’ in the wind

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Blowin' in the wind

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Keepin’ it tight (in hopes of getting home by Monday), so I’m just going to throw a little something up here… Don’t read that the wrong way. They were not happy tonight. An agitated Jeff Tambellini leads the quotes in second edition tomorrow. If you get first edition, check the Web. (And I didn’t even […] [Read More]
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What part of “toll-free”…

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What part of "toll-free"…

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The hotel we’re staying at charges $1.50 for a local call from your room and $2.00 for a toll-free call. You tell me. At least both are cheaper than a high-speed connection. But come on. I already got ripped off for chicken tenders at the Vince Lombardi. Well, since I’m blowing $1.50: Hitched a ride […] [Read More]
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Amid Mid-Atlantic preparations…

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–Bootland on waivers. –Labelle to Utah. –Kasparaitis to Russia. ObFwB: “We simply searched for player for strengthening the shielding line.” That story claims St. Petersburg picked between Alexei Semenov, Danny Markov (now of Dynamo Moscow) and Kasparaitis. –Over at SPB’s high schools blog, check out the mind games that Greenwich and Naples (Fla.) are playing. [Read More]
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Rullier arrives/Fun with vowels

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Joe Rullier is easy to pick out on the ice: He’s the only righty in defenseman’s blue. In the fine tradition of 2001-04 around here, Bridgeport had been going with six lefties on the blue line. Rullier (PTO) changes that, though when he’ll play is uncertain; Jack Capuano said they’ll take it slow with him. […] [Read More]
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