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Who Was That?

Olli Jokinen, Derek Morris, Olaf Kolzig…sure, you know who those guys are, but what about some of the lesser-known assets that were in play during the trade deadline? Here’s a quick primer of guys you probably never heard of. Judging by where they were drafted and what they’re currently doing, chances are you probably won’t ever really hear of them. All profiles courtesy of the good folks at Hockey’s Future.

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  Tags: trade+deadline

Dart Boards, Hogwash, and ‘Buzz’

Like many of you, I found the site HockeyBuzz Hogwash to be a pretty jolly laugh. Longtime readers know that I’m no fan of Dwayne “Eklund” Klessel, and I still shake my head in wonder when I see people pay money for his “rumors.” Still, someone paid Miss Cleo money, so there’s a sucker born every minute.

One of the neat things about HockeyBuzz Hogwash is their success tracker. As the Forechecker pointed out, even a broken clock is right twice a day; the Hogwash tracker shows that Dwayne’s accuracy rating is about 3%.

Now, let’s think about this logically:

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  Tags: dwayne, trade+deadline

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