"I play Bobby Dylan. A young Bobby Dylan."*

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Oh where have you been, my blue-eyed son? And where have you been, my darlin’ young one? Darlin’? Young? Blue-eyed? Heh. But I’ll tell ya. I’ve been in Illinois, hanging out with The Little Punk for a week. I’ve been ramblin’ the countryside, watchin’ raunchy (but R-rated) sequels, playing Connect Four, Battleship, Jengajam. I’ve been […] [Read More]
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Did I miss anything?

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First and most importantly, deepest condolences to Alan Hahn on the loss of his father. –BPT preseason sked isn’t out officially yet — actually, I’ve spoken to no one in the organization since last Monday, so maybe it is — but the Wolf Pack say they have the Sound Tigers Sept. 26 at Danbury and […] [Read More]
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Six quotes in one

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“You’re not allowed to rent here anymore!” Did you ever look around and wonder what in the heck you were doing? I’m in one of those troughs right now. For the first time since fourth grade, I’m not as excited as usual. I’m almost disenchanted, even. (And lest anyone read too much into this, there’s […] [Read More]
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“Did he just say…”

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"Did he just say…"

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Coupla things from the day that didn’t make the paper… –Marshall told of standing next to Al Arbour back in the 1990s — a guess here puts it the lockout year Mark I, ’94-95 — watching Lorne Henning run an Islanders practice as Pierre Turgeon, Derek King and Steve Thomas were “kind of futzing around.” […] [Read More]
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“Something like 36?!”

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"Something like 36?!"

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Former Islanders assistant Jack Capuano was named the Sound Tigers’ associate coach this afternoon, and Amarillo (CeHL) coach Joe Ferras was named assistant coach. In a dumb but brilliant coincidence, all three coaches are 40. As Andy figured out, partly on the first try and partly on the second, that ObNewHavenReference from Sunday: One of […] [Read More]
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“Buncha savages in this town.”

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