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Osgood Makes An Adjustment

Chris Osgood claims he sees the game better these days!

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Talking Hart

from Darren Dreger of TSN,

No Russian born player has ever won the Art Ross Trophy. Washington’s Alex Ovechkin and Pittsburgh’s Evgeny Malkin are poised to change that with the pair continuing to battle for the league lead in points.

However, the buzz around the NHL as the regular season winds down targets another major award; the Hart Memorial Trophy.

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  Tags: alexander+ovechkin, evgeni+malkin

Numminen Set To Join Sabres Again

from Sabres Edge,

Darcy Regier is going to meet with the media in the second intermission and announce that Teppo Numminen is rejoining the team at tomorrow’s practice

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New Lease On The Horizon For Predators

from the AP via Yahoo,

The new owners of the Nashville Predators are close to final approval on a revised lease agreement for their arena that has Nashville taxpayers helping subsidize the team.

The Metro Sports Authority approved the new lease by a vote of 7-1 Tuesday, and the Metro Council is expected to vote on the lease April 1 with only a simple majority needed for approval.

The agreement has Nashville paying the team $3.8 million each year, even when the Predators don’t lose that much money. If the Sommet Center’s losses are less than $3.8 million, the other money could be spent on the arena itself.

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Kings Lose Johnson To Broken Foot

via Inside the Kings,

“Jack Johnson suffered a non-displaced fracture to his right foot in the Kings vs. San Jose game on Tuesday night (March 18). He is out for season and he’s expected to resume skating in approximately four weeks.”

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  Tags: jack+johnson

Brodeur Visits NHL Store

Marty Brodeur visited the NHL Store powered by Reebok yesterday.  Watch the interview with Marty and thanks to a KK reader for the pointer.

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The Maven Talks Parity & Refs

Stan Fischler of MSG sat down with the three New York area GMs and discussed the above mentioned topics.

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Forsberg Needs To Play His Game

from All Things Avs,

...He fires up the opposing team, and crowd, too much by trying to be Steve McQueen on the ice and going after anyone who hits him. What happens is, Player X from the other team lays a big hit on him. Foppa gets mad and either tries to run said player, or lifts his hands in frustration to the ref over a non-call. Then the home crowd gets into it, mocking Foppa for whining and the home team gets into it because they know they’re getting Foppa off his game mentally, so they keep hitting him.

So, by then, Foppa is rattled, the home crowd makes it a sport to mock him and goes nuts when the next home team player lays the next hit on him. Forsberg would be much better off just letting it go, playing a skill game and avoiding all the rough stuff.

more on the Avs…

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  Tags: peter+forsberg

What’s Going On In Atlanta?

from Scott Burnside of ESPN,

The Atlanta Thrashers are embracing a unique way of building a Stanley Cup contender. Instead of holding management accountable for errors, ownership appears set to reward those mistakes with job security.

It’s a novel concept, one we’re sure GM and interim coach Don Waddell favors given that he appears set to return for yet another kick at the can despite the fact the Thrashers will complete their eighth season of play without having won a single playoff game.

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They All Count

A drive from the bottom of the circle…

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  Tags: rob+davison, vesa+toskala

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Paul Kukla founded Kukla’s Korner in 2005 and the site has since become the must-read site on the ‘net for all the latest happenings around the NHL.

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