The Hockey News Daily Dish: August 30

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In his Straight Edge column, Ryan Kennedy writes that hockey is more than just a pastime for fans in struggling U.S. cities.

In his blog, Edward Fraser writes why he is still pulling for Bryan Berard.

News and Views…

Atlanta: Mark Popovic signed with SKA St. Petersburg of the Kontinental League.

Columbus: Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Post-Dispatch writes about the signing of 2007 draft pick Maxim Mayorov. (more…)

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Ottawa: Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun writes about the trade sending Andrej Meszaros to Tampa Bay for Filip Kuba, Alexandre Picard and San Jose’s first round pick. (more…)

Toronto: Paul Hunter of the Toronto Star writes that Mats Sundin is returning to Toronto…for a charity game. (more…)


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