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ICYMI: It’s Dougie wearing Devils gear. It’s really real.
A few thoughts here on Ryan Graves and what he might be for the Devils: “He gets into the dirty areas of the ice so that he can protect the home plate area and let guys like Dougie roam. Put simply, Graves’s sandpaper allows us to use someone like Dougie as much as possible — and that’s desirable because Dougie is extremely good.” [Infernal Access]
Over at r/hockey yesterday, someone noted that we had 30 days to go until the regular season, which made it an appropriate day to watch this video of Marty celebrating the all-time wins record.
ICYMI: Zach Parise is now an Islander.
It's official! The @NYIslanders add more depth on offense by signing veteran forward Zach Parise.— NHL (@NHL) September 10, 2021
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A story taking a look at some of the creative minds behind the goalie masks that we see around the league: [The Athletic ($)]
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