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The Devils went into a very winnable game against the Senators Tuesday night and had their three-game winning streak broken. Eddie Lack played in his Devils debut as the good guys went down 5-3. [The Record] [NJ.com]
In that game Taylor Hall laid out Alex Burrows with an incredible, clean hit. Burrows got tough and attacked Taylor and went all UFC on him:
Closer look at the knee pic.twitter.com/836fZAeoxY— John Smith (@HabsCorner) February 7, 2018
Burrows is hearing from the league on this one. What is it about the Devils that has inspired this speight of dirty play lately?
Word out of OTT is that Burrows has been offered an in-person hearing with @NHLPlayerSafety. No word yet on whether Burrows will accept the offer or waive his right and do it by phone.— Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) February 7, 2018
As the Rangers appear poised to deal Rick Nash before the trade deadline, what are they asking for him? A pretty penny, per Bob McKenzie: a first-round pick, a top prospect and another lesser player or prospect or pick. Obviously, this is how negotiating works, but... *blink* *blink* *blink* [TSN]
Just one player has scored 10 points in a single NHL game: Toronto’s Darryl Sittler, in 1976. His jersey from that game just resurfaced for the first time in 42 years and was purchased by memorabilia collector Barry Meisel. [TSN]
Marc-Andre Fleury returned to Pittsburgh for the first time with the Vegas Golden Knights on Tuesday. He speaks about the emotional moment here: [PHT]
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