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The Hockey News Daily Dish: May 16

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Yesterday’s Action…

Pittsburgh 2, Philadelphia 4 (story/highlights/blog)

- Joffrey Lupul scored twice and Martin Biron made 36 saves.

News and Views…

Detroit: Johan Franzen will miss Game 5 Saturday. (more...)

Nashville: Jessica Hopp of The Tennessean writes about the NHL’s approval of the Martin Erat contract. (more...)

Philadelphia: Rich Hofmann of the Philadelphia Inquirer writes about the Penguins’ defensive play that has surprised the Flyers. (more...)

Pittsburgh: Dave Molinari of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette writes that Gary Roberts has pneumonia that has kept him out of the lineup. (more...)

Toronto: Rick Westhead of the Toronto Star writes about legal problems Anaheim owner Henry Samueli may soon run into, sparking speculation about Brian Burke coming to Toronto, again. (more...)

What’s on tap…

No games scheduled.

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