Tag Archive | "Steve Downie"

Nightly Scrap: Goals, goals and more goals in Philly

Friday, November 19, 2010

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Last night the Philadelphia Flyers and Tampa Bay Lightning seemed to score every other minute.  Surprisingly, the eighth goal for the Lightning– which finally sealed the game– came off the stick of fourth liner Nate Thompson and was the only goal in the third period as the teams finally tightened up around their backup. Sergei…

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Steve Downie could play tonight against Wild

Sunday, November 14, 2010

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According to Erik Erlendsson of the Tampa Tribune, via Twitter, Downie “is a maybe for tonight.” * * * Steve Downie was a scratch last night against the Toronto Maple Leafs with what the team is calling “back and neck” injuries. According to Lightning coach Guy Boucher, Downie will not make the two-game road trip…

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Bolts’ Vinny Lecavalier to miss 3-4 weeks with broken hand

Friday, November 12, 2010

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As if the Tampa Bay Lightning didn’t have enough injury problems with wingers Steve Downie and Simon Gagne, the team received some more bad news, as their captain Vinny Lecavalier will miss the next three to four weeks with a broken right hand. Lecavalier injured the hand during the first period against the Washington Capitals.  Vinny would…

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Nightly Scrap: Canes dominate Stanley Cup rematch

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

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The Carolina Hurricanes simply continue to score goals in buckets.  As an excellent combination of veteran presence and youth, the team seems to be finally establishing their identity.  What better way to show that to the rest of the League than embarassing the team they beat in the playoffs just five short years ago. Captain…

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Buy or Sell: Analyzing early season trends (Part 2/2)

Sunday, October 31, 2010

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Rick Nash – Nash continues to be one of the most overrated assets in fantasy hockey.  He has never broke 80 points in a season and never played a full 82 game season in his career.  Yes we know we are talking about a two-time 40 goal scorer and three-time 30 goal guy but he…

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Nightly Scrap: Rude homecoming for Modano

Friday, October 15, 2010

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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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Nightly Scrap: Caps rebound, rookie shines in debut

Sunday, October 10, 2010

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After last night’s showing, there is no doubt the Washington Capitals will be a powerhouse this season. John Carlson, Alexander Semin, Alexander Ovechkin and Tomas Fleischmann all put together multi-point games as the Caps steamrolled the New Jersey Devils 7-2.  The team forced backup netminder Johan Hedberg to make his Devils debut, chasing Hall of…

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Fantasy Season in Review: Tampa Bay Lightning

Saturday, June 12, 2010

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Fantasy Season in Review: Tampa Bay Lightning