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LEMIEUX PULLS HIMSELF FROM THE OLYMPICS

source http://www.tsn.ca/canadian_hockey/news_story.asp?id=146457

Mario Lemieux has pulled out of the Olympics.

Lemieux said Saturday that he informed Team Canada staff, including Wayne Gretzky, that he has withdrawn his name from consideration for the team.

Wendel Still Rules!!!

Remember when Chris Osgood beat the crap out of Patrick Roy?

Around the NHL in 80 Minutes

No, not really 80 minutes. But, I liked the title so I used it.

It’s all the latest talk that is going around the NHL….. All for you to read and comment on.

And the hits just keep coming for the Flyers!

Gagne Sidelined for Two Weeks

Games Goalies Play

After paying close attention to Luongo’s play this year, it is obvious that he is trying to force a trade.

Sykora closer to being voted off the pond

A story in the Mercury News and in many other papers has made it clear that Petr Sykora was left out of last night’s game against the Sabres because a deal was close with “multiple teams.” Rumors have Sykora being a “perfect fit” in New York with the Rangers but no teams have been mentioned as of yet. The Ducks play Saturday in Montreal then Monday in Toronto. Brian Burke declined to comment on the rumors, but Sykora is VERY unhappy the way he is being treated and I am very unhappy having him in my Yahoo Fantasy Pool. TRADE HIM ALREADY!

Excuses for NHL Players

There’s about 15 of them on one team.

Fresh off of a 5-0 rout by Minnesota, Mark Recchi officially called this, “the lowest point in his career”.

It is going to be a weird trade deadline this year.

A quick overview of the new CBA, a lot of research and a little work with a calculator has turned up something very interesting which is going to make all of our lives very hard come trade deadline day when we try to figure out who we can sign or trade for money-wise.

Injury prone players may be more of a hamper than previously expected.

Havlat Needs Surgery….

With Martin Havlat Out For A Long Time There Are Many Rumors Floating Around About How Ottawa Will Replace The Skilled Winger…..

(Spectors Hockey and Garrioch Of The Ottawa Sun Report.)

Great Team Made Up of

Having watched almost all of the Oilers’ games this year no one player sticks out as “great”. As Martha Stewart says “and that’s a good thing”.

Mario Lemieux hospitalized

Lemieux hospitalized with irregular heartbeat

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Pittsburgh Penguins owner-player Mario Lemieux was hospitalized Wednesday for observation of an irregular heartbeat, general manager Craig Patrick said.

Hockey back in Quebec soon?

Marcel Aubut, who was Quebec Nordiques’ former owner before they moved to Colorado, told yesterday that he believes the Nordiques could be back in the league.

There’s more to this story…

Trade tonight???

I was surfing on individual hockey team’s official websites and stumbled upon something interesting at coloardoavalanche.com. It reported yesterday the club had called up goaltender Vitaly Kolesnik in time for tonight’s game against the Boston Bruins.