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The Hockey News Daily Dish: June 24

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In his column, Ken Campbell writes about the Phoenix Coyotes and Olli Jokinen.

Brian Costello writes that the Leafs didn’t have to give up picks to get Luke Schenn if they would have managed the team better in February, in his blog.

Mike Brophy analyzes the John Anderson hiring in Atlanta.

In his blog, Jason Kay gives a golf clap for the NHL’s new rule changes.

In the Rumor Roundup: Where will all the UFAs go?

News and Views…

Carolina: Luke DeCock of the Raleigh News and Observer writes that the Canes cut Jeff Hamilton and David Tanabe. (more...)

Chris Kuc of the Chicago Tribune writes of the re-signing of Andrew Ladd and what’s next for the Hawks. (more...)

Colorado: Adrian Dater of the Denver Post writes that Joe Sakic will delay his decision on whether or not he’ll play again next season. The team will enter the free agency period not knowing if he’ll be back. (more...)

Ted Kulfan of the Detroit News writes that the team os close to re-signing Andreas Lilja, but Brad Stuart, who is having shoulder problems, could test the free agent market. (more...)

Montreal: Alex Tanguay wasn’t happy with coach Mike Keenan and wished to be dealt out of Calgary as early as Christmas. (more...)

John Glennon of the Tennessean writes about Shea Weber’s three-year, $13.5 million contract extension. (more...)

New York Rangers: Larry Brooks of the New York Post writes that the Rangers are interested in Mats Sundin and have been given permission to talk with him. (more...)

Ken Warren of the Ottawa Citizen writes about the Ray Emery buy out and where he may end up. (more...)

Phoenix: Matt Oaulson of the East Valley Tribune writes that Rick Tocchet will leave the team as an assistant to become an assistant in Tampa Bay. (more...)

Pittsburgh: Dave Molinari of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette writes that Evgeni Malkin will take less than market value to re-sign with the Pens. (more...)

Tampa Bay:
Anwar Richardson of the Tampa Tribune writes about Vinny Prospal’s four-year $14 million extension. (more...)

What’s on tap…

NHL unrestricted free agency starts July 1.

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