You won't have…

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I’ve been meaning to link to this since Jonathan had it on his blog a while ago… The Globe and Mail reports the NHL has fired Blaine Angus, and more appropriate to this blog, Bob Langdon, Scott Hobert, Jeff Smith and Harry Dumas. Please note the typo… which, if you’re of a certain belief, can […] [Read More]
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Don’t flip your lid

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Don't flip your lid

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News that the AHL finally will require visors in the fall reminded me of what Ray Schultz said when I did my first big visors story, which ran back on March 20, 2003*: If visors were required, he’d be glad to wear one. Without a requirement, he didn’t feel like he could wear one. Well, […] [Read More]
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The West is a Rumor

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Not even Syracuse next year, so it appears. Four home games with every division rival, five with Hartford, three with Lowell, one each with Manch and Springfield, and two apiece with the other three. [Read More]
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“Say hello to Miguel Sanchez!”*

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"Say hello to Miguel Sanchez!"*

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So (like Captain America*** noted in the comments), as long rumored (and as basically spilled about a month ago, when lockmonsters.com started redirecting to this), the Lock Monsters are now the Devils, and if you didn’t see that basic logo coming, you’re not trying hard enough**. Also finally, officially, changing their name Thursday: The No-Longer-Mighty […] [Read More]
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CJ the Polar Bear

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Big News out of Berlin, and I’m not talking about that little Soccer Tournament: Eisbaren announced the Signing of Cole Jarrett, who’ll join little Brother Patrick in the Polar Bears’ Lineup. (Link is in some foreign Tongue, but it looks Germanic.) We’ll see how he handles the Sturmers over there. Edit 6/24: Aw, nuts: Filip […] [Read More]
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One! One small-market champion!

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You’ll get this or you won’t, but… I didn’t notice, but my brother (TLP) points out that Carolina uses a piped-in thunder sound effect. And they used it during Gary Bettman’s words last night. [Read More]
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