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  1. NHL roundup: Oilers fire EakinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KMBC-TV

    ... this season. The 6-foot-2, 246-pound goaltender was signed as a free agent on July 1. ---Longtime NHL goalie Tomas Vokoun, who led the Nashville Predators to their first-ever playoff appearance in 2003-04, has reportedly decided to retire. Vokoun ...

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  2. Popular Vokoun was 'silly' - 12-16-14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2013 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Tomas Vokoun's professional career began in 1995-96 with the Wheeling Thunderbirds, the precursor to the Nailers. As a 19-year-old Czech who spoke little English and didn't have a drivers license, he had to take special measures to get to the rink from his apartment.

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  3. Retiring Tomas Vokoun 'proud of career I had'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | SLAM! Sports

    Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Tomas Vokoun makes a save on Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand during Game 4 of the NHL Eastern Conference final in Boston, June 7, 2013. Longtime NHL goalie Tomas Vokoun, who led the Nashville Predators to their first-ever playoff appearance in 2003-04, has reportedly decided to retire.

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  4. The underrated legacy of Tomas VokounRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Sporting News

    ... one of the game's best. No, this isn't about Martin Brodeur, who is hanging around in St. Louis. This is about Tomas Vokoun , long-time top performer, but often forgotten as one of the best goalies of his generation. In some ways, it's forgivable. ...

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  5. Tomas Vokoun calls it a careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Sporting News

    "I think I can be proud of the career I had," Vokoun told reporter Zdenek Janda. "My family is a priority.

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  6. Tomas Vokoun to retire after 15 NHL seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | CBC News

    Tomas Vokoun who won 300 NHL games with Montreal, Nashville, Florida, Washington and Pittsburgh, is retiring after missing all of last season with blood clot issues. The native of the Czech Republic also played for the Florida Panthers, Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins before blood-clot issues cost him the 2013-14 season.

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  7. Empty Netter Assists - 12-15-14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2013 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... the Penguins needed another healthy body on the blue line at the NHL level. -Former Penguins goaltender Tomas Vokoun ( right ) has announced his retirement at the age of 38 . In 16 NHL seasons with the Penguins, Canadiens, Predators, Panthers and ...

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  8. Report: Tomas Vokoun announces retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | USA Today

    Tomas Vokoun finishes his NHL career with a 300-288-78 record, 2.55 goals-against average and .917 save percentage. Report: Goaltender Tomas Vokoun announces retirement Tomas Vokoun finishes his NHL career with a 300-288-78 record, 2.55 goals-against average and .917 save percentage.

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  9. Goaltender Tomas Vokoun decides to retire after playing 15 NHL seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Canada.com

    MONTREAL, QUE.: MARCH 2, 2013--Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Tomas Vokoun, right, stops Montreal Canadiens center Alex Galchenyuk during NHL action at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Saturday, March 2, 2013. ORG XMIT: 46044 The native of the Czech Republic also played for the Florida Panthers, Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins before blood-clot issues cost him the 2013-14 season.

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  10. Report: Tomas Vokoun retiresRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | On the Forecheck

    G Tomas Vokoun calls it a career after 16 NHL seasons. Confirmed for Czech daily Sport.

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  11. Report: Longtime goalie Tomas Vokoun retiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | CBS Sports

    Tomas Vokoun has called it a career according to Stephen Whyno of the Canadian Press . The 38-year-old netminder had remained unsigned this year after missing all of the 2013-14 season due to blood clots.

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  12. Happy Birthday to the Penguin Killer, Sean CouturierRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Broad Street Buzz

    February 20, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Tomas Vokoun makes a save against Philadelphia Flyers center Sean Couturier during the first period at the CONSOL Energy Center. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports A happy 22nd birthday goes out to the modern day Penguin Killer, Sean Couturier.

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  13. Marc-Andre Fleury And His 300th WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Pens Labyrinth

    ... a goalie determines how many wins they will have during their career. If you look at former Penguin netminder Tomas Vokoun , he only achieved 300 wins two seasons ago at age 37. There is no question that Fleury has had one of the most talented teams ...

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  14. Without Pascal Dupuis, Pittsburgh Penguins Still Presidents' Trophy ContendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | BleacherReport

    ... himself fortunate to now be receiving treatment. It also mirrors the condition that derailed backup goaltender Tomas Vokoun at the beginning of the 2013-14 season. of the Canadian Press (via The Globe and Mail ) that he was in good health last ...

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  15. Pascal Dupuis to miss at least 6 months with blood clot in lung, future in doubtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... games, he has 188 goals and 405 points. Sadly, this type of thing is nothing new for the Penguins. Goaltender Tomas Vokoun missed the entire 2013-2014 season due to a blood clot. Defenseman Kris Letang would be sidelined later that campaign after ...

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  16. Pascal Dupuis' blood clot: explaining what's next for the Penguin forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Sporting News

    ... require all the blood monitoring, so there's a lot of risk/benefit analysis to be done before a choice is made. Tomas Vokoun's pelvic blood clot was treated via thrombectomy last year, not because it was about to kill him, but because it was ...

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  17. Is Pascal Dupuis' Time With Pittsburgh Over? Potential Impacts Of His Injury And Trade TargetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Pens Labyrinth

    ... a blood clot, he might decide to hang up his skates. Sep 19, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Tomas Vokoun (92) looks for the puck against the Chicago Blackhawks during the second period at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Rob ...

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  18. Pens' Dupuis out six months with blood clotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | SLAM! Sports

    ... woes stemming from a Winter Classic game against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Heinz Field. There was goalie Tomas Vokoun, whose career was interrupted by a blood clot; defenceman Letang, who suffered a stroke at age 26; and defenceman Olli Maatta, who ...

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  19. Pascal Dupuis has blood clot in lung, out at least 6 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Pensburgh

    ... lineup quicker than expected, participating in the game last night. It's also similar to what Penguins goalie Tomas Vokoun went through last year- when he missed the entire season after dealing with blood clots and blood thinner medicine. All the ...

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  20. Pens' Dupuis has blood clot, out six monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | ESPN

    ... have had their fair share of medical scares in the past year. Along with Dupuis, former Penguins goaltender Tomas Vokoun also suffered from a blood clot issue -- a life-threatening situation that required surgery and ultimately sidelined him for the ...

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