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The Hockey News Daily Dish: Nov. 20

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Yesterday’s Action…

Tampa Bay 3, Atlanta 4 OT (story/highlights)

- Todd White scored the overtime winner and Ilya Kovalchuk notched his league-leading 17th goal.

Florida 4, Washington 3 (story/highlights)

- Olli Jokinen scored twice to snap Florida’s four-game road losing streak.

Los Angeles 0, Dallas 3 (story/highlights)

- Mike Smith stopped 22 shots to record his fourth career shutout.

New York Islanders 2, New York Rangers 1 (story/highlights)

- Rick DiPietro turned aside 18 and earned his 100th career NHL victory.

Ottawa 4, Montreal 2 (story/highlights)

- Dany Heatley and Jasson Spezza each tallied three points and Martin Gerber made 36 saves.

Nashville 1, St. Louis 2 (story/highlights)

- Brad Boyes scored his team-leading 12th goal and Paul Kariya had two points.

News and Views…

The Toronto Star is reporting that just weeks after Todd Bertuzzi broke Steve Moore’s neck in an on-ice incident, the former Canucks star transferred ownership of his million-dollar home in Kitchener to his wife Julie. Moore’s lawyers say in court documents that this was designed to make Bertuzzi “creditor-proof.” (more...)

Anaheim- Acquired Brian Sutherby from Washington for a 2009 second-round pick. The Los Angeles Times reports that Todd Bertuzzi is nearly recovered from a concussion and could travel with the team to Dallas Wednesday. (more...)

Boston- Recalled Tuukka Rask from Providence a day after sending him back down. (more...)

Calgary- After taking a shot to the ear Sunday, The Calgary Sun reports that Robyn Regehr will return to the lineup Tuesday against Colorado…Recalled Curtis McElhinney from Quad City. (more...)

Chicago- Jason Williams, who missed Saturday’s game against Detroit because of a groin injury, is questionable for Thursday’s game against Calgary. Martin Havlat is hoping to return to the lineup next week.(more...)

Dallas- Acquired defenseman Bryce Lampman from Tampa Bay for Mario Scalzo in the first trade since Brett Hull was named co-GM. Lampman was then assigned to Iowa. (more...)

Monreal- Tom Kostopoulos was handed a one-game suspension by the NHL after he instigated a fight Saturday with Boston’s Mark Stuart. Head coach Guy Carbonneau was also fined US$10,000…The Canadiens retired Lary Robinson’s number to the rafters before Monday’s game against Ottawa. (more...)

Phoenix- Placed Alex Auld on waivers Monday after claiming Ilya Bryzgalov late last week…Assigned Olivier Latendresse, Alex Leavitt and Sean Sullivan to San Antonio.

San Jose- Assigned Dimitri Patzold to Worcester and recalled Thomas Greiss.

Tampa Bay- Assigned Mario Scalza to Norfolk after acquiring him from Dallas.

Vancouver- Called up Mike Brown from Manitoba and demoted Jannik Hansen. (more...)

What’s on tap…

Boston at Toronto, 7:00 p.m.

Colorado at Calgary, 9:00 p.m.

Vancouver at Edmonton, 9:00 p.m.

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