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The Hockey News Daily Dish: Nov. 20

Yesterday’s Action…

Tampa Bay 3, Atlanta 4 OT (story/highlights)
– Todd White scored the overtime winner and Ilya Kovalchuk notched his league-leading 17th goal.

Florida 4, Washington 3 (story/highlights)
– Olli Jokinen scored twice to snap Florida’s four-game road losing streak.

Los Angeles 0, Dallas 3 (story/highlights)
– Mike Smith stopped 22 shots to record his fourth career shutout.

New York Islanders 2, New York Rangers 1 (story/highlights)
– Rick DiPietro turned aside 18 and earned his 100th career NHL victory.

Ottawa 4, Montreal 2 (story/highlights)
– Dany Heatley and Jasson Spezza each tallied three points and Martin Gerber made 36 saves.

Nashville 1, St. Louis 2 (story/highlights)
– Brad Boyes scored his team-leading 12th goal and Paul Kariya had two points.

News and Views…

The Toronto Star is reporting that just weeks after Todd Bertuzzi broke Steve Moore’s neck in an on-ice incident, the former Canucks star transferred ownership of his million-dollar home in Kitchener to his wife Julie. Moore’s lawyers say in court documents that this was designed to make Bertuzzi “creditor-proof.” (more…)

Anaheim– Acquired Brian Sutherby from Washington for a 2009 second-round pick. The Los Angeles Times reports that Todd Bertuzzi is nearly recovered from a concussion and could travel with the team to Dallas Wednesday. (more…)

Boston– Recalled Tuukka Rask from Providence a day after sending him back down. (more…)

Calgary– After taking a shot to the ear Sunday, The Calgary Sun reports that Robyn Regehr will return to the lineup Tuesday against Colorado…Recalled Curtis McElhinney from Quad City. (more…)

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Chicago– Jason Williams, who missed Saturday’s game against Detroit because of a groin injury, is questionable for Thursday’s game against Calgary. Martin Havlat is hoping to return to the lineup next week.(more…)

Dallas– Acquired defenseman Bryce Lampman from Tampa Bay for Mario Scalzo in the first trade since Brett Hull was named co-GM. Lampman was then assigned to Iowa. (more…)

Monreal– Tom Kostopoulos was handed a one-game suspension by the NHL after he instigated a fight Saturday with Boston’s Mark Stuart. Head coach Guy Carbonneau was also fined US$10,000…The Canadiens retired Lary Robinson’s number to the rafters before Monday’s game against Ottawa. (more…)

Phoenix– Placed Alex Auld on waivers Monday after claiming Ilya Bryzgalov late last week…Assigned Olivier Latendresse, Alex Leavitt and Sean Sullivan to San Antonio.

San Jose– Assigned Dimitri Patzold to Worcester and recalled Thomas Greiss.

Tampa Bay– Assigned Mario Scalza to Norfolk after acquiring him from Dallas.

Vancouver– Called up Mike Brown from Manitoba and demoted Jannik Hansen. (more…)

What’s on tap…

Boston at Toronto, 7:00 p.m.
Colorado at Calgary, 9:00 p.m.
Vancouver at Edmonton, 9:00 p.m.

The Hockey News Daily Dish, a roundup of all the previous day’s news, appears each morning only on THN.com.