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Martin Brodeur has achieved a lockout hat trick. Some good thoughts from Marty on the lockout (via Scott Richmond): [Cross Checks]
Ilya Kovalchuk and SKA St. Petersburg beat Alex Ovechkin and Dynamo Moscow. Kovy tallied an assist and 18 minutes 33 seconds of ice time. [Slap Shot]
The Hockey News has a profile of your New Jersey Devils. [The Hockey News]
The players are making a statement (whatever that means) with their new practice jerseys. [Backhand Shelf]
The NHL has fined Jim Devellano, a senior vice president for the Red Wings, for his comments about the lockout. His remarks compared the players to cattle. [Slap Shot]
Interesting Q&A with Steve James on brain injuries in sports. James is directing a documentary on the subject and delves into hockey along the way. [Puck Daddy]
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