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The Hockey News Daily Dish: Jan. 8

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Yesterday’s Action…

Minnesota 1, Dallas 3 (story/highlights)

- Antti Miettinen scored twice and Marty Turco made 19 saves.

New York Islanders 0, Edmonton 4 (story/highlights)

- Shawn Horcoff and Jarret Stoll each had two points and Mathieu Garon earned a 35-save shutout.



Nashville 2, Anaheim 5
(story/highlights)

- The Ducks scored four goals in just over eight minutes in the third period and J-S Giguere turned aside 20 shots

News and Views…

Atlanta: Jim Slater is day-to-day with an illness.



Buffalo:
Derek Roy is day-to-day with a shoulder injury.

Columbus: Recalled Canadian junior gold medal goalie Steve Mason from the OHL. (more...)

Dallas: Signed Mike Ribeiro to a five-year $25 million extension. (more...)

Edmonton: Raffi Torres will miss the rest of the season with a knee injury. (more...)

Los Angeles: Mike Cammalleri made a surprise appearance on the ice at the end of practice for a skate, but he won’t be back for another week or so, writes Matthew Kredell of the Los Angeles Daily News. (more...)



New York Rangers:
Artem Anisimov and Ryan Callahan were assigned to Hartford, while Greg Moore was recalled.

Ottawa: Ray Emery and Brian McGratton went toe-to-toe in a fight during practice Monday, writs Chris Stevenson of the Ottawa Sun. (more...)



Philadelphia:
Steve Downie did not get suspended for a sucker punch on Jason Blake Saturday, but was given a warning by Colin Campbell, writes Tim Panaccio of the Philadelphia Inquirer. (more...)



Pittsburgh:
Joe Jensen was assigned to Wilkes-Barre, while Ryan Stone and Ryan Lannon were recalled… Neighborhood leaders rejected an agreement of proposed community benefits in the replacement of Mellon Arena, writes Wade Malcolm of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. (more...)

San Jose: Thomas Greiss was recalled from Worcester… Mike Purdy of the San Jose Mercury News suggests an outdoor game could be played in San Jose as CEO Greg Jamison has been given more power by being added to the owner’s executive committee. (more...)

What’s on tap…

Carolina at Boston, 7:00 p.m.

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

Tampa Bay at N.Y. Rangers, 7:00 p.m.

Philadelphia at Atlanta, 7:00 p.m.

Chicago at Montreal, 7:30 p.m.

Pittsburgh at Florida, 7:30 p.m.

Colorado at Detroit, 7:30 p.m.

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

Phoenix at Calgary, 9:00 p.m.

N.Y. Islanders at Vancouver, 10:00 p.m.

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

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

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