Frank Day

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We’ll have more Tuesday, but the Sound Tigers honored Frank Camera today for 50 years of service to the game. A lot of the off-ice officials have been doing this since the Nighthawks days. Frank has been at it since the early days of the Blades. Not bad, huh? [Read More]
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Bigger, better, faster

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Keep talking myself in and out of this theory, but is this the biggest win of the season? Not necessarily most decisive, not necessarily turning-point, but, you know, here’s a team that had beat them twice, once a no-contest here, once this month out there in a game far more decisive than the 5-3 score. […] [Read More]
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Sinking the sinking ship

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I’ve thought Jason Pitton looked a lot more involved the past few games. Given his long pause and dumbfounded look when I asked him about it, maybe he thinks otherwise. But he has four points in 13 games, and all are in the past three games. “The way Pitts played tonight was the way he […] [Read More]
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“Bernie?”

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"Bernie?"

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Captain’s practice this morning, which degenerated to a game of baseball in the Broad Street end by the end: a pitcher flipping pucks to a batter and all. But before that, the Cavemen defeated the Pigeons 10-5… …and early departer Drew Fata, with the WGA strike over I suppose, added a comment to each player’s […] [Read More]
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From three…

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Once the Sharks got into the Bridgeport zone, they looked suspiciously like early Bridgeport. You know, on the perimeter, not getting to the net, giving the defense and the goalie a chance to stop the puck. Taking nothing away from Mike Morrison, who deserved the shutout, he got some help in the D-zone coverage, once […] [Read More]
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What do you mean, “no video”?

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What do you mean, "no video"?

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“We’re living in the future!”* Props to kbarbdamnit, whoever he/she/it is, for finding and posting. (YouTube: It’s not just for the greatest hits of Little Jerry and the Monotones anymore**.) And you can see one thing that disappointed the Sound Tigers a bit: no record of the initial Peters hit. Here’s the story, with the […] [Read More]
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