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  1. Tomas Vokoun Is Healthy, But Has Turned Down OffersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Too Many Men On The Site

    Sep 19, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Tomas Vokoun warms up before the game against the Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports Close your eyes and think about what you would do if a NHL team offered you a contract, or a try out.

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  2. Agent: Healthy Vokoun turns down offers, camp invitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | MSNBC

    Back in June , Tomas Vokoun made it clear that he planned to continue his career after missing most of the 2013-14 campaign due to a blood-clot problem. With training camp just around the corner though, it remains to be seen if he's played in his last game.

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  3. Marc Andre Fleury vs. his backupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Pensburgh

    ... Brent Johnson was very good in his first two years in Pittsburgh (before being very bad in his final year) and Tomas Vokoun was a stud. Even Jeff Zatkoff was fairly respectable in his first NHL year. Other than one year of a blah Dany Sabourin , ...

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  4. Marc-Andre Fleury To Have Best Season Yet For Pittsburgh PenguinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | Pens Labyrinth

    ... against Columbus, proved to be reliable for the most part in the postseason again. Could it have been because Tomas Vokoun wasn't present to apply pressure? Or was it due to a change in the Pens' goaltending coach ( Mike Bales )? Either way, Fleury ...

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  5. New goalie Greiss' presence threatens Zatkoff as Penguins backupRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... twist. Pressed into duty as the team's backup to Marc-Andre Fleury last season after a blood-clot issue felled Tomas Vokoun, Zatkoff started the fourth game of the season. Florida clobbered him, 6-3. Without prodding, Zatkoff brought up The Game as ...

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  6. Thomas Greiss A Low-Key Addition For The Pittsburgh PenguinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Pens Labyrinth

    ... Flames at Jobing.com Arena. Mandatory Credit: Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports After opting to not re-sign Tomas Vokoun in free agency, the Pittsburgh Penguins didn't need to, considering they had both Marc-Andre Fleury and Jeff Zatkoff under ...

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  7. Flyers D Timonen being treated for blood clotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | CBS Sports

    ... with the Nashville Predators and boasts 571 career points in 1,092 games. Former Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Tomas Vokoun was treated for a blood clot in his pelvis just prior to last season, undergoing surgery to desolve the clot, and he ended ...

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  8. Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen being treated for blood clots in leg and lungsRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... in which he can return. But, first and foremost, his job is to get healthy for his family. Penguins goaltender Tomas Vokoun missed all of last season with a blood clot in his pelvis that was found during the preseason. He nearly lost his life. ...

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  9. Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen is home in Finland getting treatment.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | The News Journal

    ... left ankle after blocking a shot by Montreal defenseman Andrei Markov. Last season, Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Tomas Vokoun, 38, missed all 82 games when it was revealed that he had a blood clot in his pelvis. Winnipeg Jets defenseman Paul Postma, ...

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  10. NHL Salary Cap: Hard to keep a good team togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | Pensburgh

    ... who have signed for a combined $6.5 million for next season. If you were curious, only Douglas Murray and Tomas Vokoun do not have NHL contracts right now for next season, with Vokoun wanting to continue (but possibly not finding a team to take him ...

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  11. 5 Roster Moves the Pittsburgh Penguins Could Still MakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... are five roster moves that they could still make before the puck drops for the 2014-15 regular season. With Tomas Vokoun pursuing other options in free agency, the Penguins could sign a goaltender to serve as Marc-Andre Fleury's backup. Martin ...

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  12. 5 Biggest Offseason Changes Pittsburgh Penguins Have Made So FarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... of their 11 UFAs. Some of these notable UFAs included D Matt Niskanen, D Brooks Orpik, F Jussi Jokinen and G Tomas Vokoun. Rutherford claimed that the door would be open for some of these UFAs, but most of them have signed with other teams. Marcel ...

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  13. NHL Free Agency 2014: Latest Buzz Surrounding Top Players Remaining on MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... he did last season with Minnesota. If he scores a few goals along the way, it'll be a major bonus. Goaltender Tomas Vokoun didn't play last season, but he did post a 13-4-0 record in 2012-13 with the Penguins. The 38-year-old still holds value as a ...

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  14. NHL Rumors: Latest on Top Free Agents Still Looking for New HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... no deals there... Will be very patient... even if it takes all summer.... Another goaltender without a job is Tomas Vokoun. A blood clot cost him the whole of the 2013-14 season, but with a clean bill of health, he's available to the highest bidder. ...

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  15. NHL Free Agency 2014: Ranking the Best Players Left at Every PositionRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... 40 he's coming to the end of his career. Thomas could attract interest as a backup on a one-year contract. 2. Tomas Vokoun : Missed last season recovering from blood-clot surgery. Sportsnet's John Shannon reports Vokoun has an offer in hand and is ...

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  16. Pens sign goalie Greiss - can he push Fleury?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | MSNBC

    ... into the season as Pittsburgh's No. 1; however, it's worth noting that he's lost his starter's job before, to Tomas Vokoun in the 2013 postseason. Not to mention, the Penguins have a new coach in Mike Johnston, and there is a significant level of ...

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  17. Pittsburgh Penguins Rumors: Signing Martin Brodeur is a Fun IdeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... Penguins already have two goalies, Marc-Andre Fleury and Jeff Zatkoff . The Penguins also have another goalie, Tomas Vokoun , but he is an unrestricted free agent who is on his way out. Due to Fleury's past playoff performances, the topic of whether ...

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  18. Penguins notebook: Unrestricted free agents to hit marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... Marcel Goc, Lee Stempniak, Taylor Pyatt, Joe Vitale and Brian Gibbons, defenseman Deryk Engelland and goalie Tomas Vokoun. The Penguins also have six players -- forwards Brandon Sutter, Nick Spaling, Jayson Megna and Bobby Farnham and defensemen ...

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  19. Pens Points Friday: Draft Day, Free Agency UpdatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Pensburgh

    ... to be interested in signing him. One of the most aggressive will presumably be the New York Islanders . Tomas Vokoun : Another Pens UFA, Tomas Vokoun, who many have speculated would retire, in fact appears to be fully healthy and ready to make a ...

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  20. Colorado Avalanche: News from around the NHL June 26, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Mile High Hockey

    ... Evgeni Malkin to thrive in both the regular season and beyond. Severe blood clots took a full season away from Tomas Vokoun. The veteran goaltender hopes they didn't end his NHL career. Vokoun turns 38 next week, a day after he becomes an ...

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