Monthly Archives: June 2009

Happy Trails Viktor Kozlov

Today’s Examiner file from Dmitry Chesnokov is even more bizarre than yesterday’s; in it he doesn’t merely suggest that Viktor Kozlov has left the Caps and the NHL for good, but cites a new interview Kozlov had with SovetskySport in … Continue reading

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Civic-Minded, Responsible Journalism

ABC TV-27 out of Hershey, Pa., tonight will break away from its coverage of the NBA finals with a minute to go in the Bears-Moose game and go live from Giant Center if the Bears are ahead and poised to … Continue reading

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A Roadtrip To Remember: Brett Leonhardt’s College Hockey in Hersheypark Arena

Washington Capitals’ web producer Brett Leonhardt provided one of the most unlikely and endearing stories of the 2008-09 hockey season, when he signed an amateur tryout contract with the Caps in order to back up Brent Johnson before a game … Continue reading

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Could Michael Nylander Be Heading to the KHL?

Apparently there is interest in Nylander’s services in Russia, from a high-profile club in the Continental Hockey League (KHL). Continue reading

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Neuvirth Stands Tall Again

It is a wonderful thing to watch two wonderfully talented netminders perform wonderfully in a championship round of hockey. From the looks of things this June, both Michal Neuvirth and Cory Schneider are strong bets to enjoy long and prosperous NHL careers. If they do, this Calder Cup finals between them may be looked back upon as their respective launching pads toward elite status in the NHL. Continue reading

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1 Win Away from the Cup: Bears 2 / Moose 1

1 Win Away from the Cup: Bears 2 / Moose 1 Continue reading

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Puckheads from All Parts Descend on Hershey’s Hockey Party, and the Hosts Due Their Part

If the Capitals are to upgrade their blueline largely through internal development, these two prospects will have a lot of say in the endeavor. Continue reading

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Bloggers and Their Readers Tailgated Well on Saturday

Now this Calder Cup finals tailgating blogger, who goes by the name of JP, how deadline-concerned does he appear to be under an intoxicating Saturday summer sun? Continue reading

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Hershey Takes 2-1 Calder Final Series Lead: Bears 3 / Moose 0

Hershey Takes 2-1 Calder Final Series Lead: Bears 3 / Moose 0 Continue reading

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From the Heartland, a Personal Reflection on a Miracle

Video clips from the movie Miracle, these are some of the great moments of the Miracle that capture the Game. Continue reading

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