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Tuesday, March 11, 2008

News You Can Use Late in the Day

1. Just in case you need another Top 10 list, here is James Duthie.
2. Jim Kelley discusses the pros and cons of non-playoff teams tanking games.
3. Former Regina Pat may make the Pittsburgh Pirates roster. Yes, I said the Pirates. Arrrrrrr Matey.
4. The Michigan High School hockey final was called after 8 overtime periods, and both teams declared winners. Awwwwwww. I wonder if Hil and Barack will do the same?
5. Mike Toth wonders why more goalies don't emulate Martin Brodeur. Presumably because not every dude wants to hump their sister in law.
6. Kane and Toews have re-introduced Chicago to meaningful springtime hockey.
7. A look around the North American junior hockey leagues.
8. Jamie Arniel hopes to be the second member of the Sarnia Sting drafted this June.
9. The Top 20 Prospects in the Canadiens system.
10. David Desharnais is a 5'6 dynamo tearing up the.......ECHL.
11. The Top 10 draft eligible prospects from the QMJHL.
12. Eric Duhatschek comments on the Western Conference playoff race.
13. The Calgary Oval X-treme look to cap their perfect season.
14. Brian Duff of the Hockey News says Mike Richards' new contract will be the benchmark for a host of young talent.
15. Krauts love hockey.
16. Bob Duff (Duff Man?) of the Windsor Star gives his list of the most overpaid NHL'ers.
17. The Penguins are not sure if they will commit to Marian Hossa long term.
18. Nik Backstrom discusses his own goal from this weekend's game versus the Pens.
19. All Things Avs says that Peter Forsberg is enjoying his return to Colorado's injured list.
20. If you are desperate for entertainment, check out Kings's Madness.
21. The weekly release from the USHL.
22. Ryan Kennedy updates the potential choices for this year's draft.
23. Interesting story on the Oxford-Cambridge game in England.
24. Ken C
ampbell says the Canucks are willing to keep Naslund and Morrison, but at a reduced rate.
25. The Slapshot blog updates us on the college hockey situation in the US.

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