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Who is the NHL's Dirtiest Player?
A lifetime goaltender, Jerard Fagerberg has warmed benches from Boston to Bangkok.
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Pucks Central: Monday's highlights
Goalie report: Marc-Andre Fleury was beaten twice on the first three shots, leading some to search the stands for Tomas Vokoun .
The London Free Press
Wild's Matt Cooke's dirty hit puts new disciplinarian Stephane Quintal in spotlight
This time via Matt Cooke's extended left knee, which single-handedly has sidelined core Colorado Avalanche blueliner Tyson Barrie for the next 4-6 weeks with a medial collateral ligament injury.
Morning Java: Pittsburgh 2, Ohio 0
Blogginess from the scene: Coincidence or not, Evgeni Malkin and James Neal got going after a shift in which Joe Vitale gave them a hard forecheck.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Wild gets back in series
With Avalanche center Erik Johnson all over him, Wild center Mikael Granlund gets set to slip the winner past Semyon Varlamov in overtime to get Minnesota within 2-1 in the first-round series.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Matt Cooke could get Avs fans hot
Matt Cooke #24 of the Minnesota Wild skates with the puck past Clayton Stoner of the Minnesota Wild during the second period of the NHL game at Jobing.com Arena on March 29, 2014 in Glendale, Ariz.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Mission not accomplished: Hunt continues for set 3rd, 4th lines
When the Penguins won the Stanley Cup in 2009, they had what arguably was the best third line in the NHL.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Tom Powers: Playoffs will make or break Wild's season
Minnesota goalie Ilya Bryzgalov celebrates with Matt Cooke, left, and Jonathon Blum after beating the Boston Bruins in a shootout Tuesday at Xcel Energy Center.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Penguns notebook: Jussi Jokinen misses first game
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Jussi Jokinen almost made it. He was one of five players to dress for the Penguins' first 77 games, but was scratched from their game Saturday night at Minnesota because of an unspecified injury sustained on a hit Thursday from Winnipeg defenseman Dustin Byfuglien.
Wild looks to improve at home tonight against Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins
Michael Russo has covered the National Hockey League since 1995. He has covered the Minnesota Wild for the Star Tribune since 2005, after 10 years of covering the Florida Panthers for the Sun-Sentinel.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Penguins penalty-killers spot encouraging signs
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- There was much for the Penguins to celebrate after a 4-2 victory Thursday night in Winnipeg.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Molinari on the Penguins: The spirits of the playoff future
The Penguins, a popular choice to win the Stanley Cup in 2013, will enter this year's playoffs as a decided underdog to Boston in the Eastern Conference and a handful of clubs from the West.