It’s all right (triangular)

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It's all right (triangular)

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Was crunching some numbers for something else, and since I was almost halfway there: a little Pythagorean* look at the AHL after about a quarter of the season. Again, this takes out all shootouts, win or lose, and makes them ties; it takes out overtime losses and makes them losses, so we’re more or less […] [Read More]
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Arriving on a jet plane

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While Pascal Morency, hand wrapped up, watched from the stands, Micheal Haley was taking his first regular-season twirl as a Sound Tiger. If you remember Haley (tough, backs down from no one, some touch) from the preseason, you might need a second glance to recognize him: He’s dropped some weight to try to get quicker. […] [Read More]
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Coming back

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It’s weird having two days off. You lose the rhythm. But you get right back into it. Ryan Kinasewich was in Jeff Tambellini’s place alongside Frans Nielsen and Tim Jackman. The other two full lines remained together, and Gregg Johnson skated on the fourth line with Kip Brennan. Jack Capuano had an extra day off […] [Read More]
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Klep-tomania

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His NHL hopes gone for this year, Jakub Klepis has stolen away to Europe, Tim Leone reports. Josef Boumeddiene has a broken wrist, too. Left over from last night: Brennan’s fight last night was the Sound Tigers’ 32nd fighting major of the season, matching last year’s total already at the one-quarter mark. [Read More]
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Everybody have fun tonight

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Ol’ Pessimist in the media asked Tambellini about what it was like to take 56 shots and score three goals. “Well, we got three tonight, compared to the zero we got last night,” Tambellini said. “We put a couple past him. It’s a start. We’ll take the three goals and take it from there. We’re […] [Read More]
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Through the miracle of YouTube:

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Bois-MacDonald. [Read More]
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Bossman cometh

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Charles Wang’s daughter’s team (Al Arbour’s granddaughter is a teammate) played today at The Rinks at Shelton after Bridgeport’s skate; the owner gave a little talk before the skate. Got a couple of minutes at first intermission: –On the team this year: “It’s good. Very good. We’ve got a good team, good young guys. They’re […] [Read More]
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