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Poll: Who Was Your Favorite Defenseman on the Panthers This Season?

This year saw a total transformation of the Panthers’ defensive pairings. There was a strong balance between the veterans and the young guns, which made the team’s defensive front stronger than it has been in years. 46 more words


Former Penguin Hal Gill Announces Retirement

PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) – After 16 season, 1,108 career games and a Stanley Cup with the Penguins back in 2009, defenseman Hal Gill has announced his retirement from the NHL. 141 more words


Wild Youngster Matt Dumba Could Be Difference-Maker In Playoffs

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Wild feel this is their best team in franchise history — they have a combination of veterans from Mikko Koivu to Zach Parise. 332 more words

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There used to be a time and place, that when doing my rankings, if faced with the choice of a similarly valued forward and defenseman I would always choose the defenseman. 865 more words

Report: Letang, Ehrhoff Could Be Back For Playoffs

PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) – The Pittsburgh Penguins have been crippled by injuries this year to all of their position, but one could be strengthened again come playoff time. 107 more words


Penguins Recall Defenseman Derrick Pouliot

PITTSBURGH (937 The FAN) – The Pittsburgh Penguins have announced the recalling of defenseman Derrick Pouliot from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Baby Penguins.

Pouliot has appeared in 26 games for the Penguins this year and has scored two goals to go along with three assists. 83 more words