Monday Dec 2
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Around the American Hockey League: Monday, Dec. 2
It was the Rockford IceHogs' annual Teddy Bear Toss game last Friday night and Kyle Beach's goal just 21 seconds into the game made the fans rain 6,105 teddy bears onto the ice, via theAHL.com .
What Went Wrong in Rick DiPietro's Once-Promising Career?
The tragic case of DiPietro was a result of a fluke combination of hype, unrealistic expectations and a parade of non-stop injuries hitting him right in his prime.
Toronto Maple Leafs Hot Stove
Rogers Closes in on 'Game Changing' Broadcasting Deal
First off, let me start by thanking Alec, Michael and Michael for inviting me to participate in Maple Leaf Hangout Episode #17 - if you guys and gals had nearly as much fun watching as I did filming, then you and I are off to a good start! Secondly, I wanted to take a moment to introduce myself to anyone that didn't catch the Hangout and wonders ... (more)
The Globe and Mail
Former Islanders goalie DiPietro views obscurity as an ally
Hip, knee and head injuries limited Rick DiPietro to 50 games in his last five seasons with the Islanders.
According to Plan: Kevin Poulin, Anders Nilsson get their chance
"You're trying to take someone else's job, so it's pretty serious," he said. "No one's going to roll over for that job easily so you have to continue to work every day and continue to grow as a person and as a player every time you're at the rink."
Merry Christmas, Sabres Nation
When the announcement came out early Wednesday morning, giving an hour's notice to the media and the public for a "major press conference" at First Niagara Center, everyone knew.