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The Hockey News Daily Dish: June 12

In Double OT, Mike Brophy talks about how Michel Therrien is teaching the young Pens how to win.

In his blog, Adam Proteau discusses the demise of the Hockey Theme song on CBC and Darcy Tucker in Toronto.

Ryan Dixon talks about Trevor Linden’s legacy in his blog.

The Top 10 counts down suggestions for theme songs to replace the Hockey Theme.

News and Views…

Anaheim: Andrew Ebbett and Jonas Hiller re-sign for two years each.

Carolina: Michael Leighton re-signed for two years.

Detroit: Ted Kulfan of the Detroit News writes about Mike Babcock’s contract extension. (more...)

Los Angeles: Lisa Dillman of the Los Angeles Times writes about how surprised Marc Crawford was to hear he wouldn’t return as head coach of the Kings. (more...)

Minnesota: Re-signed Erik Reitz… John Shipley of the St. Paul Pioneer Press writes about whether or not the Wild will keep Brian Rolston. (more...)

New York: Larry Brooks of the New York Post writes that the Rangers are after free agent Blake Wheeler, and so are the Devils. (more...)

Pittsburgh: Ray Fittipaldo of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette writes about Ray Shero’s meeting with pending free agent Ryan Malone. (more...)

San Jose:
David Pollak of the San Jose Mercury News writes about the hiring of Todd McLellan as the team’s new head coach. (more...)

Toronto: Damien Cox of the Toronto Star writes about Richard Peddie’s era with the Leafs. (more...)

Trevor Linden retired.

What’s on tap…

NHL Draft scheduled for June 20-21 in Ottawa.

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