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

    Thursday Oct 2 | 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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  3. ESPN New York Unveils New LineupRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | 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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  4. Friedman: Islanders' Optimism Spearheaded By Last Line Of DefenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. Is Jaroslav Halak the Answer in Goal for the New York Islanders?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2014 | BleacherReport

    It may be a bit of a bad omen, but for the first time since Rick DiPietro was healthy nearly a decade ago, the New York Islanders have a legitimate starting goalie in Jaroslav That's not meant as a sign of disrespect toward Evgeni Nabokov, who has spent the last three seasons admirably trying his best to man New York's crease.

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  17. Signing Jaroslav Halak Is a Huge Save for the Islanders' FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | Double G Sports

    ... this huge move. The area of goaltending has been sort of a sore subject for the Islanders ever since the Rick DiPietro fiasco. Since then, the franchise has always employed some almost good goaltenders. Regardless of the offense or defense the ...

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  18. 2014 NHL Mock Draft: 1st Round Predictions for Vancouver, Calgary, EdmontonRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | Kelowna Capital News

    ... only time they've done the obvious thing was when they picked John Tavares first overall in 2009. They took Rick DiPietro with the No. 1 pick nearly a decade earlier, which was also obvious, but they undid that when they signed him to a ludicrous ...

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  19. Have the Islanders finally found their franchise goalie?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2014 | New York Post

    ... would be a major upgrade in net for the Isles, who have been bedeviled by goaltending problems since signing Rick DiPietro to a disastrous 15-year contract before the 2006-07 season. Veteran Evgeni Nabokov, 38, was the No. 1 goaltender last season ...

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

    Apr 14, 2014 | 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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