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A Frenzy

from Shawn P. Roarke of NHL.com,
For two days, the Edmonton-based media built up the Rexall Place crowd into an almost supernatural force leading into Saturday night's highly anticipated Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final. Virtually every interview during the past 48 hours referenced the intimidating power of Oiler faithful. Would Edmonton draw the necessary sustenance from its rabid seventh man, using the boost of adrenaline from the vocal fans to finally play a complete game? Could the Carolina Hurricanes, especially with young goalie Cam Ward in net, survive the shock to the system that the Edmonton fans were sure to deliver?
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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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