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Dream Job for Dupuis

From Larry Wigge at NHL.com,

But the trade to Pittsburgh came as a complete surprise.

“I was actually negotiating on a new contract with Atlanta and I’d been teasing ‘Hoss’ for more than a month before the deadline about how much he was going to like going back to Ottawa or playing in Montreal,” Dupuis explained. “In the end, he got the last laugh.

“At first, I joked with reporters that I was coming along to carry Hoss’s bags. But I got the dream-of-a-lifetime job of playing on a line with Sid and Hoss.”

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Update 11:35am ET: More from NHL.com this morning from Phil Coffey “Plenty on the Line for Wings and Pens,” and from John Kreiser “Sydor’s Old Head Keeps Young Pens Focussed”

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  Tags: marian+hossa, pascal+dupuis

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