The Hockey News Daily Dish: April 29

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Yesterday’s Action…

Montreal 2, Philadelphia 3
– R.J. Umberger notched the game-winner and Martin Biron stopped 32 shots.

News and Views…

Atlanta: Assigned Chad Denney to Chicago of the American League.

Boston: Released Adam Courchaine from Providence.

Colorado: Terry Frei of the Denver Post writes Peter Forsberg is questionable for Game 3, but Milan Hejduk and Ryan Smyth are a go. (more…)

Montreal: Patrice Brisebois is day-to-day with a leg injury.

Nashville: Assigned Ryan Maki to Cincinnati.

New York Rangers:
Lynn Zinser of the New York Times writes about Chris Drury’s winning tradition. (more…)

Philadelphia: Ed Moran of the Philadelphia Inquirer writes Martin Biron and the Flyers aren’t satisfied with their Game 3 win, in which they let in two late third period goals (more…)

Signed Brett MacLean to an entry-level contract.

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Pittsburgh: Assigned Dustin Jeffrey to Wilkes-Barre Scranton.

St. Louis: Jeremy Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch writes that prospect T.J. Oshie could sign a pro contract with the club in the next two weeks. (more…)

Tampa Bay: Erik Erlendsson writes about the possibility of Barry Melrose as the new head coach once Oren Koules officially takes over the Lightning. (more…)

What’s on tap…

Pittsburgh at New York Rangers, Game 3, 7:00 p.m.
San Jose at Dallas, Game 3, 7:30 p.m.
Detroit at Colorado, Game 3, 10:00 p.m.

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