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VOTE: Fantasy 3 Stars of the Night March 18

Sunday, March 18, 2012

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VOTE: Fantasy 3 Stars of the Night March 18

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Nightly Scrap: Blackhawks end Ducks’ winning streak

Sunday, November 14, 2010

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Nightly Scrap: Blackhawks end Ducks’ winning streak

The Chicago Blackhawks prevented the Anaheim Ducks from winning a franchise record seventh consecutive game by beating them in overtime 3-2.  Sophomore Viktor Stalberg scored his sixth of the season in extra innings as the team also got a goal from Marian Hossa and Patrick Kane.  Clearly facing a team that relies similarly on their…

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Nightly Scrap: Another shutout; Dubinsky leads League in goals?

Saturday, November 6, 2010

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Nightly Scrap: Another shutout; Dubinsky leads League in goals?

The New York Rangers bounced back from a 4-1 loss against their rival Philadelphia Flyers to beat the snakebitten New Jersey Devils 3-0. This win proved especially important for the team as they not only avoided back-to-back losses but they also stayed within range of the first place Flyers.  Even more interesting was the two…

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Daily Deke: Game-time decisions & more!

Thursday, October 28, 2010

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Daily Deke: Game-time decisions & more!

Tonight we have a full docket of games with 16 teams in action.  Be sure to check both our starting goalies section and line combinations for full details as the news comes in. The Boston Bruins with Tim Thomas more than likely between the pipes will host Phil Kessel and the Toronto Maple Leafs.  With…

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Nightly Scrap: Rude homecoming for Modano

Friday, October 15, 2010

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Nightly Scrap: Rude homecoming for Modano

Mike Modano’s return to Dallas probably could have gone better.  During the first period he not only received a standing ovation from the fans but also found his team down a goal.  By the end of the second period, the Red Wings were down by four.  Once again, probably could have gone better. Did we…

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Fantasizing… (Dec 12)

Saturday, December 12, 2009

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Fantasizing… (Dec 12)

Fantasizing looks to uncover some of the excellent potential buy-low options, free agent pickups and some other trends that could help your fantasy team get an edge. 

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Some Fresh Faces in Minny

Thursday, December 10, 2009

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Some Fresh Faces in Minny

We all knew the 2009-10 season was going to mean some big changes for the Minnesota Wild.  What we couldn’t have known is that a team with some already daunting challenges was going to be further tested by having to overcome numerous injuries.  From a slew of concussions (Pierre-Marc Bouchard, Petr Sykora, Brent Burns), a…

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Wild Surprise…

Tuesday, December 8, 2009

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Wild Surprise…

Good evening from the State of Hockey.  My name is Tony Caswell and I am a recent addition to the DailyFaceoff writing staff.  Born and raised in Minny with countless mediocre seasons of youth, high school, and now men’s league hockey to my credit.  For those of you not familiar with my career, I currently…

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Short Shifts

Friday, November 20, 2009

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Short Shifts

Notable lineup happenings from around the NHL: Martin Havlat and his 1-point in 7 games is out for the Wild with a Strained Hamstring.  Antti Miettinen moves back to the top line and James Sheppard will take the Havlat’s spot at RW on the second line.  Wild Lineup Toni Lydman returns to the point for…

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Minnesota Wild 2009/10 Season Preview (Update)

Thursday, September 10, 2009

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Minnesota Wild 2008/09: 40-33-9 – 89 pts (3rd in Northwest, 9th in East) Arrived: Martin Havlat (CHI), Petr Sykora (PIT), Greg Zanon (NSH), Wade Dublielewicz (CBJ), Kyle Brodziak (EDM), Shane Hnidy (BOS) Departed: Marian Gaborik (NYR), Dan Fritsche, Peter Olvecky (NSH), Stephane Veilleux (TB) The Wild came painfully close to making their third straight playoff…

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