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  1. Jaroslav Halak Has Been New York Islanders' MVP So Far This SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Rant Sports

    ... in all of those categories. He's the anchor the Islanders have been looking for ever since it became clear Rick DiPietro was not working out oh so many years ago. At age 29, Halak is having one of his best seasons as a pro. His .920 save percentage ...

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  2. Marty St. Louis' top 5 moments with the Tampa Bay LightningRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Raw Charge

    ... think about if Marty was going to attempt a deke or wrap around, he lifted his stick and slapped the puck past Rick Dipietro to give us a special, one of a kind memory. The 2003 postseason is when I believe Marty broke out as an established ...

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  3. Isles make some history; Are the Flyers headed for trouble?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | MSNBC

    ... Jaroslav Halak is first @NYIslanders goaltender to win seven consecutive starts since Rick DiPietro (Feb. 11 to Mar. 14, 2006). @EliasSports At 8-9-3, the Flyers haven't been fantastic, but they've avoided flopping like their loudest naysayers ...

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  4. 5 Takeaways From New York Islanders' Early-Season PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Rant Sports

    ... defense. Look for continued success on Long Island from these two. Ever since the Islanders drafted goalie Rick DiPietro first overall in the 2000 draft, goaltending has not been a strong point for the Islanders. Acquired by New York in May, ...

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  5. Islanders More Formidable With Shored Up DefenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... you're going to get from them, game in and game out." Goaltending has been an issue with the Islanders since Rick DiPietro, the No. 1 overall draft choice in 2000 who is the co-host of a radio sports talk show in New York, went down with his first ...

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  6. Islanders' Gillies barred 9 games for blow to head of TangradiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2011 | CBC News

    ... the previous meeting between the teams nine days earlier, a game that featured a fight between New York goalie Rick DiPietro and Johnson. DiPietro suffered broken bones in his face when Johnson hit him with one punch. Also, a questionable but ...

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  7. Islanders didn't give Jaroslav Halak $18M just to work hardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | New York Post

    ... performance? - the arrival of Halak was supposed to be the answer to a never-ending question. Not since Rick DiPietro's All-Star year of 2008 have the Islanders thought they had a legitimate No. 1 goalie. "We had a lot of injuries in the past with ...

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  8. ESPN New York Unveils New LineupRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | Radio Ink

    ... from noon - 1 p.m. Ruocco will also contribute to The Michael Kay Show. Alan Hahn and former Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro, who began working at 98.7FM August 11, will permanently host Monday through Friday from 7 - 10 p.m. New York sports veteran ...

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  9. Friedman: Islanders' Optimism Spearheaded By Last Line Of DefenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... a legitimate No. 1 keeper in this league , something the Isles haven't had since pre-Steve Begin collision Rick DiPietro. "He's a number one guy and can play those big minutes," defenseman Travis Hamonic said. "He's certainly a great goaltender. For ...

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  10. Rick DiPietro has a new career on sports talk radioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | MSNBC

    The former New York Islanders goalie was the butt of jokes for a long time due to his 15-year contract and inability to stay healthy, but he's got a new line of work as Neil Best of Newsday shares . He's taken his talents to sports talk radio.

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  11. Rick DiPietro's new career path on sports talk radioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Newsday

    Former Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro rehearses for his show with Alan Hahn on ESPN Radio inside the studio in Manhattan on Sept. 3, 2014.

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  12. Islanders owner announces saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | USA Today

    ... was given a 10-year, $87.5 million contract but eventually was bought out. The team also gave goaltender Rick DiPietro a 15-year, $67.5 million contract in 2006. He suffered numerous injuries, was sent to the American Hockey League and was bought ...

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  13. The First Annual DiPietro AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | Too Many Men On The Site

    Feb 11, 2013; Uniondale, NY, USA; New York Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro looks back on his missed save during the third period against the Carolina Hurricanes at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.

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  14. New York Islanders Goaltending SituationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Eye On Isles

    ... often the subject of jokes around the league. From trading away Roberto Luongo for peanuts in order to draft Rick DiPietro to trading for Tim Thomas just in order to reach the cap floor with Thomas never even reporting to the team for the rest of ...

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  15. Blackhawks Dump & Chase- Monday Morning CoffeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Blackhhawk up

    Jan 24, 2013; Toronto, ON, Canada; New York Islanders backup goalie Rick DiPietro stirs a cup of coffee on the bench against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Air Canada Centre.

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  16. ESPNTopNewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | ABC News

    ... in goal for the Americans and gave up Heatley's goal but made several sterling saves before giving way to Rick DiPietro at the start of the second period. DiPietro, of the New York Islanders , stopped all eight shots he saw. "They were skating ...

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  17. So are the Sharks moving to Seattle or what?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Fear The Fin

    ... a better TV deal and abandon his current one here. Essentially, Sharks ownership is crying foul that a Rick DiPietro-esque television contract they themselves signed five years ago now isn't enough money relative to what the other 29 NHL franchises ...

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  18. Friedman: It Should Be An Offseason Of Opportunity For Snow, IslandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... . It's been several years since the Islanders have had a bona fide netminder - you'd have to go back to when Rick DiPietro was in his prime and healthy - and now they do. It was the first order of business for Snow, though one could certainly argue ...

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  19. 2014 is the last year for compliance buy-outsRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2014 | On the Forecheck

    ... stipulation which allowed teams to reduce the damage that some poor contracts caused. The most notable one was Rick DiPietro - signed to what was then considered to be an outrageous contract it ultimately proved to be a terrible decision by the ...

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  20. The incredible saga of how the Rangers lucked upon LundqvistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | New York Post

    ... brother, they were going to take me in the sixth round." Twenty-one goaltenders had been selected, including Rick DiPietro first overall by the Islanders. The Rangers had drafted Union College netminder Brandon Snee in the fifth round, 143rd ...

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