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Penguins' Letang released from hospital; diagnosed with concussion

Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang has been diagnosed with a concussion as a result of the nasty hit he took from Shane Doan in Saturday’s win over the Arizona Coyotes. 58 more words


Kris Letang; On his way to a Norris Trophy

Last season Kris Letang had a lot of criticism about his style of play and his effort in the 2014 playoffs, but this season it seems as though Letang has put those criticisms to rest. 187 more words


Mark Giordano's injury hasn't knocked Flames out of playoff race

BOCA RATON, Fla. – Basketball has the so-called Patrick Ewing effect to explain how players on a team that loses its best player raise their game to compensate. 483 more words


Report: Multiple Pens Amongst Candidates For Yearly Awards

PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) – As the Pittsburgh Penguins currently sit in third place in their division with 81 points, behind both the New York Rangers and New York Islanders, some of the individual performances that have gotten them to this place are beginning to get recognized. 173 more words


The NHL Central's Shining Stars: Part 2

By Nick Fathergill

Last week, we took a look at the meilleur du meilleur in the NHL Central’s excessive list of talented forwards. However, as dominant and game-changing as those fine young players are, they’re nothing without a shutdown blue line. 724 more words


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Here's my story for EP Sports Mag on the NHL Central's best defensemen:

Johnson: Giordano's loss incalculable to Flames

Ballcap pulled down tight, he wore no visible signs of the reason for season-ending surgery, a sling, say, or some sort of brace on his left arm. 930 more words

Calgary Flames

Top three NHL Norris Trophy candidates

The award that goes to the top all-around NHL defenseman is coveted, and only the best can win it. Here are the three players that are front-runners for the award. 303 more words