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The Hockey News Daily Dish: Jan. 10

Yesterday’s Action…

Colorado 1, Washington 2

- Donald Brashear and Dave Steckel had Washington’s goals in a very defensive game; Olaf Kolzig made 18 saves.

Dallas 3, Chicago 1 (story/highlights)

- Mike Modano had three assists and Marty Turco made 17 saves.

Toronto 0, Anaheim 5 (story/highlights)

- Corey Perry and Todd Bertuzzi each had three-point nights and J-S Giguere earned a 28-save shutout.

News and Views…

Steven Stamkos and Drew Doughty were the top-ranked North American skaters in the NHL’s Central Scouting mid-season rankings. (more...)

Assigned Bobby Ryan to Portland… Acquired Darryl Bootland from the Islanders and assigned him to Portland.

Buffalo: Teppo Numminen will likely miss the rest of the season as he recovers from heart surgery. (more...)

Carolina: Assigned Keith Aucoin to Albany.

Chicago: Assigned Magnus Johansson and Danny Richmond to Rockford and recalled Jordan Hendry.

Colorado: David Jones was assigned to Lake Erie… Tyler Arnason returned after missing 12 games with a wrist injury.

Columbus: Recalled Marc Methot from Syracuse… Andrew Murray is day-to-day.

Detroit: Inked Chris Osgood to a three-year contract extension. (more...)

Mikko Koivu is set to return for the Wild Thursday night, writes Brian Murphy of the St. Paul Pioneer Press. (more...)

New York Islanders:
Acquired Matthew Keith from the Ducks and assigned him to Bridgeport… Assigned Kyle Okposo to Bridgeport.

New York Rangers: Assigned Pierre Parenteau to Hartford.

Philadelphia: Assigned Ryan Potulny to the Phantoms… Simon Gagne will return after recovering from a concussion and neck injury, writes Ray Parrillo in the Philadelphia Inquirer. (more...)

Pittsburgh: Though he started slow, Keith Barnes of the Pittsburgh Tribune says Darryl Sydor brings stability to the Penguins blueline. (more...)

St. Louis: Although they will make rookie mistakes, Erik Johnson and David Perron are making a significant impact on the Blues this season, writes Norm Sanders of the Belleville News-Democrat. (more...)

Toronto: Vesa Toskala returned after missing six games with a groin injury… Assigned Scott Clemmensen to the Marlies.

Vancouver: Nathan McIver was assigned to Manitoba… Roberto Luongo will skip the All-Star Game in Atlanta to spend time with his wife who is expecting child. (more...)

Washington: Alexander Semin returned after missing two games with a bruised tailbone… Eric Fehr returned after missing the start of the season with a back injury; was assigned to Hershey.

What’s on tap…

Montreal at Boston, 7:00 p.m.

Philadelphia at N.Y. Rangers, 7:00 p.m.

New Jersey at Carolina, 7:00 p.m.

Florida at Atlanta, 7:00 p.m.

Buffalo at Ottawa, 7:30 p.m.

Pittsburgh at Tampa Bay, 7:30 p.m.

Minnesota at Detroit, 7:30 p.m.

Dallas at St. Louis, 8:30 p.m.

Phoenix at Edmonton, 9:00 p.m.

Toronto at Los Angeles, 10:30 p.m.

Vancouver at San Jose, 10:30 p.m.

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