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Flyers acquire rights to Mark Streit from Islanders; buyouts for Bryz, Briere? (Puck Daddy)

By at 12 June, 2013, 12:09 pm

The Philadelphia Flyers announced Wednesday that they have acquired the rights to impending UFA Mark Streit from the New York Islanders for a fourth-round draft pick in 2014 and prospect Shane Harper.
From the Flyers:
Streit, 35, is a pending unres…

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Eulogy: Remembering the 2012-13 Pittsburgh Penguins (Puck Daddy)

By at 10 June, 2013, 2:05 pm

(Ed. Note: As the Stanley Cup Playoffs continue, we’re bound to lose some friends along the journey. We’ve asked for these losers, gone but not forgotten, to be eulogized by the people who knew the teams best: The bloggers who hated them the most . Her…

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Pittsburgh Penguins (1) vs. Boston Bruins (4): Puck Daddy’s NHL 2013 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview (Puck Daddy)

By at 31 May, 2013, 3:03 pm

This is the Eastern Conference Final that many expected, especially after both teams were aggressive at the trade deadline, including one big deal that ended with Jarome Iginla choosing the Pittsburgh Penguins over the Boston Bruins.
The Penguins wer…

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Lady Byng Finalists: Patrick Kane vs. Matt Moulson vs. Marty St. Louis (Puck Daddy)

By at 16 May, 2013, 8:45 am

The NHL announced the finalists for the Lady Byng Trophy on Thursday, as right wing Patrick Kane of the Chicago Blackhawks, left wing Matt Moulson of the New York Islanders and right wing Martin St. Louis of the Tampa Bay Lightning are up for the award…

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Puck Daddy’s 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs Round 2 staff prognostications (Puck Daddy)

By at 14 May, 2013, 4:58 pm

In which your friends at Puck Daddy attempt to pick the winners of the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Our first-round picks are here.

Greg Wyshynski, Editor

Penguins in 6
Rangers in 6

The Penguins’ goaltending situation scare…

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Pittsburgh Penguins (1) vs. Ottawa Senators (7): Puck Daddy’s NHL 2013 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview (Puck Daddy)

By at 14 May, 2013, 4:12 pm

The opening round had its share of weirdness for both the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Ottawa Senators. The former was nearly pushed to the brink by the New York Islanders. The latter saw a grown man compared to a walrus by an opponent.
Now, the No. 1…

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Tomas Vokoun gets Game 1 start for Penguins vs. Senators (Puck Daddy)

By at 14 May, 2013, 9:26 am

The Pittsburgh Penguins closed out the New York Islanders in six games after Tomas Vokoun replaced Mac-Andre Fleury in net.
Vokoun has the hot hand, winning two games with a .957 save percentage. Fleury is the incumbent starter and a Stanley Cup wi…

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Eulogy: Remembering the 2012-13 New York Islanders (Puck Daddy)

By at 13 May, 2013, 1:45 pm

(Ed. Note: As the Stanley Cup Playoffs continue, we’re bound to lose some friends along the journey. We’ve asked for these losers, gone but not forgotten, to be eulogized by the people who knew the teams best: The bloggers who hated them the most . Her…

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What We Learned: Pittsburgh Penguins have to get rid of Marc-Andre Fleury (Puck Daddy)

By at 13 May, 2013, 7:54 am

Hello, this is a feature that will run through the entire season and aims to recap the weekend’s events and boils those events down to one admittedly superficial fact or stupid opinion about each team. Feel free to complain about it.
One of the t…

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Hockey Hugs, Playoff Edition: The long hug goodnight; San Jose men’s choir (Puck Daddy)

By at 10 May, 2013, 3:30 pm

Hockey Hugs is a feature that celebrates the best in hugging from around the sport of hockey, because who doesn’t love a good hug now and then? Have you seen a particularly good hug photo lately? Send it to puckdaddyblog@yahoo.com or tweet it to @Harri…

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