Kukla's Korner Hockey
by Paul on 12/16/05 at 10:14 AM ET
If nothing else, the image best reflects the changing state of the Pittsburgh Penguins: Mario Lemieux not only practiced the neutral zone trap Thursday, he endorsed the idea of playing it. If Lemieux, the champion of wide-open hockey, is willing to trap, then surely the rest of the Penguins must be, too. After all, they know the alternative, now that they've nearly frittered their season away: Play new coach Michel Therrien's way, or don't play at all. Even if a player wants out of town, it might be difficult to persuade another team to trade for him if he's not playing at all.read on
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