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Pasadena Star-News
LA Kings’ Drew Doughty used new stats and lots of minutes to win his first Norris Trophyand Doug Wilson (1982). It’s the trophy that Bobby Orr won eight consecutive y
LA Kings’ Drew Doughty used new stats and lots of minutes to win his first Norris Trophy
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 13 minutes ago
and Doug Wilson (1982). It’s the trophy that Bobby Orr won eight consecutive years, Ray Bourque won four of five years and Nicklas Lidstrom won five of six years. Why now for Doughty? He was on the verge in 2015, when he had nine more first-place... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Wings draft pick Dennis Cholowski a 2-way defenseman growing into bodyoffensively and defensively." Cholowski called being drafted by the Wings “an
Wings draft pick Dennis Cholowski a 2-way defenseman growing into body
Detroit Free Press / Posted 21 hours ago
offensively and defensively." Cholowski called being drafted by the Wings “an unbelievable feeling.” He grew up watching Nicklas Lidstrom, “watched Steve Yzerman, a lot of great players, Pavel Datsyuk, Henrik Zetterberg. Growing up watching those... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Patrik Laine and Winnipeg have always been a perfect fitclub. It wasn’t until 2008 that the first European-born and trained captain wou
Patrik Laine and Winnipeg have always been a perfect fit
Sportsnet.ca / Posted yesterday
club. It wasn’t until 2008 that the first European-born and trained captain would raise the Stanley Cup – that being Nicklas Lidstrom of the Detroit Red Wings and since then European players have come and gone in Winnipeg just as they have... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Trading Subban would be foolish mistake for CanadiensPittsburgh Penguins (Kris Letang), Chicago Blackhawks (Duncan Keith), Boston Br
Trading Subban would be foolish mistake for Canadiens
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
Pittsburgh Penguins (Kris Letang), Chicago Blackhawks (Duncan Keith), Boston Bruins (Zdeno Chara), Detroit Red Wings (Nicklas Lidstrom), Los Angeles Kings (Drew Doughty) and Anaheim Ducks (Chris Pronger, Scott Niedermayer) each had at least... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
NHL draft: Expect Red Wings to bolster defense in first roundas decades ago, though, such as when Pavel Datsyuk was drafted in the sixth rou
NHL draft: Expect Red Wings to bolster defense in first round
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
as decades ago, though, such as when Pavel Datsyuk was drafted in the sixth round in 1998, or the 1989 draft, which saw Nicklas Lidstrom go in the third round and Sergei Fedorov in the fourth). Andreas Athanasiou stems from the fourth round in... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Warriors the latest record-setting team to choke in playoffsMontreal team’s record of 132 points. Led by a stacked roster that included Hal
Warriors the latest record-setting team to choke in playoffs
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 5 days ago
Montreal team’s record of 132 points. Led by a stacked roster that included Hall of Famers Steve Yzerman, Sergei Fedorov, Nicklas Lidstrom and Paul Coffey, the Red Wings entered the playoffs as Stanley Cup front-runners. But after a few... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit Tigers draft pick once dreamed of being a Red Winghe rooted for Pudge Rodriguez “because he wasn’t the tallest guy.” Robson said
Detroit Tigers draft pick once dreamed of being a Red Wing
Detroit Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
he rooted for Pudge Rodriguez “because he wasn’t the tallest guy.” Robson said his favorite Wings were Steve Yzerman and Nicklas Lidstrom. “That was my thing when I was younger, I wanted to play for the Wings,” Robson said. But “things are... Read more
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TribLIVE
Unselfish Fleury ponders what’s ahead for himself, Penguinsit was the same. Fleury was the linchpin of a Penguins victory over Detroit in
Unselfish Fleury ponders what’s ahead for himself, Penguins
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
it was the same. Fleury was the linchpin of a Penguins victory over Detroit in 2009, making the save of a lifetime on Nicklas Lidstrom in the waning seconds of Game 7, leading the Penguins to the franchise's third championship. On Sunday... Read more
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ESPN
Gordie Howe a legend who will never be replacedand Hall of Famer Jimmy Devellano. "The first one is Gordie Howe, the second on
Gordie Howe a legend who will never be replaced
ESPN / Posted 15 days ago
and Hall of Famer Jimmy Devellano. "The first one is Gordie Howe, the second one is Steve Yzerman and the third one is Nicklas Lidstrom. They all won Cups. They were all captains. They were all the best players. In Howe's case, for many, many... Read more
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TribLIVE
Penguins’ Crosby gets 2nd chance to realize dream Cup endingthat they get the result.” His cheerleading had its desired effect, of course,
Penguins’ Crosby gets 2nd chance to realize dream Cup ending
TribLIVE / Posted 17 days ago
that they get the result.” His cheerleading had its desired effect, of course, as Marc-Andre Fleury's last-minute save on Nicklas Lidstrom preserved a 2-1 victory. Ultimately, Crosby isn't complaining. He still accepted the sport's greatest... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Sharks blueliner Vlasic a 'quiet assassin' in Stanley Cup finalhis job in business-like fashion. In a recent interview with ESPN.com, 2014 Oly
Sharks blueliner Vlasic a 'quiet assassin' in Stanley Cup final
Calgary Sun / Posted 18 days ago
his job in business-like fashion. In a recent interview with ESPN.com, 2014 Olympics team GM Steve Yzerman said he was a “Nicklas Lidstrom-type”, in that he’s not the best at one individual skill but is consistent at everything. “He has an... Read more
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ESPN
Beauty of Vlasic's D is in the detailsefficient," Yzerman said of Vlasic, earlier this week during a phone conversati
Beauty of Vlasic's D is in the details
ESPN / Posted 21 days ago
efficient," Yzerman said of Vlasic, earlier this week during a phone conversation. "A very intelligent player. The Nicklas Lidstrom-type, where he doesn't blow you away with big, open-ice bodychecks or end-to-end rushes, but he defends... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Sharks the consensus pick among current, former NHL playersby Bjurman have differing viewpoints on how the Stanley Cup Final will unfold –
Sharks the consensus pick among current, former NHL players
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 26 days ago
by Bjurman have differing viewpoints on how the Stanley Cup Final will unfold – Peter Forsberg likes Pittsburgh while Nicklas Lidstrom gave the edge to the Sharks. The 2016 Stanley Cup Final is set to begin Monday. Daniel Alfredsson, a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Penguins’ 2009 Cup holdovers seek to build legacies4 in the first round against the Philadelphia Flyers. Ultimately third in playo
Penguins’ 2009 Cup holdovers seek to build legacies
TribLIVE / Posted 27 days ago
4 in the first round against the Philadelphia Flyers. Ultimately third in playoff MVP voting, Fleury's last-second save on Nicklas Lidstrom preserved a 2-1 victory in Game 7 of the final. He surrendered only 33 goals in the Penguins' 16 playoff... Read more
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