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Department of Player Safety Promotes Needless Hits

With a crusade on head shots being all the rage, it seemed likely that Dallas Stars defenceman Jason Demers would receive some form of extra discipline for his needless hit on New York Islander player Cal Clutterbuck on Sunday that earned him a five minute boarding major and an automatic game misconduct (see… 459 more words

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The New York Islanders Have the Best 4th Line in the NHL

Nowadays teams need all 4 lines to be productive and effective if they have hopes of winning the Stanley Cup. Every player on the ice needs to be able to score goals, but also have the ability to change the momentum of the game and help their team win each and every night. 670 more words

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Bonehead Decisions Earns Demers 5 and a Game; Hopefully More

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Dallas Stars defenceman Jason Demers found himself ejected from a 6-5 loss against the New York Islanders on Sunday. In the second period, Islander Cal Clutterbuck was leaned awkwardly against the boards after trying to dump the puck in the corner. 299 more words

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On Fourth Lines and Weighing Intangibles

I was listening to this great episode of the PDOCast in which the guys discussed the recently waived Alex Semin and had a couple of additional thoughts on evaluating fourth liners, and on how the mold of the bottom-six forward has evolved over the years. 1,314 more words

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Recap: Islanders finish Avalanche 5-3

After a 3rd period surge the New York Islanders took home a 5-3 victory at the Barclays Center as they extend their season record to 13-8-4 on the year. 275 more words

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