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  1. Is the NHL dead on Long Island?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Examiner.com

    ... that, when it comes to player contracts, Wang has had a series of bad calls. Do you remember Jaromir Jagr and Rick DiPietro, just to mention a couple? What's more, look at how the Islanders are lame duck losers, ready to bolt for Brooklyn. In the ...

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  2. Comeback? Rick DiPietro Seen Working Out at IceworksRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Lighthouse Hockey

    Flying below the radar since his short stint with the Charlotte Checkers earlier this season, former New York Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro has been seen getting his reps in around Iceworks, the Islanders practice facility.

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  3. Charles Wang Potentially Selling the New York Islanders Should Make Fans SmileRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | BleacherReport

    ... four years of the contract after five mostly disappointing seasons. According to Wang also bankrolled the Rick DiPietro contract, a 15-year, $67.5 million deal given out by new general manager Garth Snow, who was the team's backup goaltender the ...

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  4. Friedman: Wang Selling Islanders Is More Than Rumor; It's InevitableRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | CBS Local

    ... don't continue to pour money into that bad investment. Now, Wang deserves criticism for other things, like the Rick DiPietro and Alexei Yashin contracts, as well as a host of other mistakes. However, to say that the fans view him in a negative light ...

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  5. Future goaltending options for the New York IslandersRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Isportsweb.com

    ... job of tending to the team's situation in goal, which has been in complete disarray ever since this happened. (Rick DiPietro's demise started to take hold in 2007. By the end of the 2007-08 season, it was clear that the star-crossed netminder wasn't ...

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  6. In Innovative Move, NY Islanders Name Facebook Page President of Hockey OperationsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Lighthouse Hockey

    ... uncharted waters with an unusual choice at the helm. From the 15-year contract awarded to little proven goalie Rick DiPietro to a general-manager-by-committee approach that lasted a scant 40 days and ended with their former backup goalie named GM to ...

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  7. New York Islanders vs. Carolina Hurricanes: Come to the rink and get betterRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Lighthouse Hockey

    ... Faulk signed a six-year, $29 million extension (while fellow young blueliner Ryan Murphy was returned to Rick DiPietro's last AHL team). Combine all that with the news that Jim Rutherford is expected to leave the GM post this summer, and you have ...

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  8. 5 Reasons New York Islanders General Manager Garth Snow Should Be FiredRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... rights until July 1 and all other teams entered the fray. They don't have any now. When Snow signed goaltender Rick DiPietro to an unparalleled long-term deal back in September of 2006, he was hoping to get 15 good years out of him. He only got one ...

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  9. The Goalie PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | Lighthouse Hockey

    ... once with the trio of Tommy Salo, Wade Flaherty, and Eric Fichaud and the other being 06-07 where the trio of Rick DiPietro , Mike Dunham and Wade Dubielewicz ended with a magical poke check by Dubielewicz to clinch a playoff birth. The 20th overall ...

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  10. Interview: The Hockey MonkeyRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | Lighthouse Hockey

    The Hockey Monkey is currently the mascot for all-hockey band The Zambonis and formerly worked as Sparky the Dragon for seven seasons as well as Storm, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers mascot.

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  11. Comets' President Esche reflects on Olympic experienceRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2014 | WKTV

    ... Flyers, played for Team USA in the Olympics that year, backing up former New York Islanders goalie, Rick DiPietro in their quest for Gold. While the team didn't qualify for a medal in the Games that year, Esche still reflects on his time in the ...

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  12. Islanders News: Visnovsky out of Olympics; Parenteau on Island days; Bridgeport winRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2014 | Lighthouse Hockey

    ... ision was made for his longterm health. In Germany, it's kind of ironic that Riesersee, the team that employed Rick DiPietro during the lockout, had to call a recent game early because it had no healthy goaltenders. [ Puck Daddy ]

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  13. Sound Tigers to play 1,000th game, but team's first version unforgettableRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2014 | News Times

    ... very first Bridgeport Sound Tigers game. In a long pro career, Oct. 5, 2001, at Rochester, a 3-0 win behind Rick DiPietro 's shutout: Those facts didn't click in his head. "We had a core of players there -- by far, the closest group of players I ...

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    Feb 7, 2014 | Connecticut Post

    ... very first Bridgeport Sound Tigers game. In a long pro career, Oct. 5, 2001, at Rochester, a 3-0 win behind Rick DiPietro's shutout: Those facts didn't click in his head. "We had a core of players there -- by far, the closest group of players I ...

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  15. Reinforcements on the way for New York IslandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2014 | Isportsweb.com

    ... right now if GM Mike Millbury hadn't traded away Roberto Luongo in 2000 to clear space for first overall pick Rick DiPietro. If Millbury had held on to Luongo and drafted, oh, I don't know, literally anyone else , this team's fatal flaw would be an ...

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  16. New York Islanders Let Down Evgeni Nabokov In Loss To Carolina HurricanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... empty net made this game look closer than it was. These are the same problems that plagued the Islanders when Rick DiPietro was in net, Nabokov was left to make the plays, and a goaltender can only be counted on to do that so much. The team has to ...

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  17. NHL Winter Classic special for ex-Team USA players who called Ann Arbor homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2013 | MLive.com

    ... game, sometimes involving Olympians and the top players in the NHL today. Former New York Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro was the ladies man, Chic jokes, and it's no insult to any of the other eight to say Jordan Pearce was the smart one. Pearce - ...

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  18. Around the American Hockey League: Monday, Dec. 2Read the original story

    Dec 2, 2013 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... via The Hockey Writers . Bleacher Report examines what went wrong with former New York Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro's tryout with the Charlotte Checkers. Patrick Holland showed no rust for the Hamilton Bulldogs after missing nine games with a ...

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  19. Rogers Closes in on 'Game Changing' Broadcasting DealRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2013 | Toronto Maple Leafs Hot Stove

    ... media platforms (including television, digital, and mobile) until the end of the 2026 season (or roughly until Rick Dipietro's deal with the Islanders was supposed to expire). Rogers will have the exclusive right to broadcast Canadian hockey on ...

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  20. What Went Wrong in Rick DiPietro's Once-Promising Career?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2013 | BleacherReport

    affiliate, the Charlotte Checkers, his career all but over at age 32. This is the same Rick DiPietro that was drafted first overall, started for Team USA in the 2006 Olympics and was awarded the longest and richest deal in goaltending history just ...

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