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The Hockey News Daily Dish: March 11

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In his blog, Adam Proteau says the Sens should send Ray Emery to the AHL.

NACS chief scout Mark Seidel ranks the top 20 prospects in the 2008 entry draft.

Mike Brophy says Sean Avery is setting up for a big pay day come July 1, in his blog.

The Dallas Stars hold down top spot in the Power Rankings, but are being chased by the Sharks and Wings.

The Rumor Roundup discusses this off-season’s goalie market.

Fantasy Pool Look talks about Joe Corvo and how he is now a legitimate top fantasy pick.

Yesterday’s Action…

New York Rangers 3, Buffalo 2 (SO) (story/highlights)

- Brendan Shanahan had an assist, Scott Gomez won the game in a shootout and Henrik Lundqvist made 19 saves.

St. Louis 3, Calgary 7 (story/highlights)

- Alex Tanguay, Dion Phaneuf and Jarome Iginla all had three-point nights.

Vancouver 2, Los Angeles 1 (OT)

- Ryan Kesler scored both goals for Vancouver and Roberto Luongo stopped 17 shots.

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News and Views…

Calgary: Jarome Iginla set the all-time Flames scoring record Monday night and is discussed by Scott Cruickshank in the Calgary Herald. (more...)

Chicago: Bryan Bickell was assigned to Rockford.

Colorado: Ruslan Salei is day-to-day with an eye injury… Waived Jeff Jillson.

Stay-at-home defenseman Teddy Ruth, who was acquired for Sergei Fedorov, was shocked to see his name included on trade deadline day and talks about it with Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch. (more...)

Dallas: Assigned Dan Jancevski to Iowa.

Detroit: Assigned Jonathan Ericsson to Grand Rapids… Chris Chelios says the Red Wings will play the Rangers in Yankee Stadium next year, though Ken Holland said it wasn’t yet guaranteed, writes Ted Kulfan of the Detroit News. (more...)

Los Angeles: Signed Paul Baier to the Manchester Monarchs.

Nashville: Recalled Rich Peverley from Milwaukee.

New York Islanders: Signed Jesse Joensuu to an entry-level contract.

Ottawa: Wayne Scanlan of the Ottawa Citizen writes how Ray Emery apologized for his role in John Paddcok’s firing. (more...)

St. Louis: Keith Tkachuk is day-to-day with a shoulder injury.

Tampa Bay: Andre Roy was suspended by the team and is day-to-day.

Toronto: Damien Cox of the Toronto Star writes how the Leafs are missing a chance to give Jiri Tlusty valuable playing time. (more...)

What’s on tap…

Colorado at Atlanta, 7:00 p.m.

Philadelphia at Toronto, 7:30 p.m.

New Jersey at Montreal, 7:30 p.m.

Boston at Ottawa, 7:30 p.m.

N.Y. Islanders at Tampa Bay, 7:30 p.m.

Chicago at Detroit, 7:30 p.m.

San Jose at Nashville, 8:00 p.m.

St. Louis at Edmonton, 9:00 p.m.

Anaheim at Phoenix, 10:30 p.m.

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