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The Hockey News Daily Dish: Sept. 10

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Co-founder of the NHL Fans’ Association, Jim Boone writes about a story that shows Steve Yzerman’s big heart.

In the Ask Adam mailbag: What if a team is below the cap floor? Who is still on the UFA market? Could Gaborik play with Crosby?

In his blog, Ken Campbell writes about Ethan Werek choosing the major junior route over NCAA.

Edward Fraser names 10 scrappers worth talking about, in his blog.

The Hot List, a rundown of players we can’t wait to see in the NHL, profiles Cape Breton goalie Olivier Roy.

The Fantasy Pool Look analyzes the off-seasons of Vancouver and Washington from a fantasy perspective.

News and Views…

Atlanta: Mike Knobler of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution writes about the Thrashers’ shootout talent. (more...)

Buffalo: John Vogl of the Buffalo News writes that the Sabres are starting to hit the ice, even though training camp doesn’t start until Sept. 19. (more...)

Carolina: Luke Decock of the Raleigh News and Observer writes about the league’s insurance policy and how it will come in to play as they negotiate a new deal with Eric Staal. (more...)

In the Columbus Post-Dispatch Aaron Portzline writes that Nikita Filatov is in North America and impressed by the arenas. (more...)

Detroit: Dave Dye of the Detroit News writes about Chris Chelios returning to the flock after signing a one-year deal. (more...)… Re-signed Kyle Quincey to a two-year contract.

Florida: George Richards of the Miami Herald writes that Richard Zednik is back on the ice, seven months after his horrific neck laceration. (more...)… Brian Biggane of the Palm Beach Post writes about the six-year deal given to Keith Ballard. (more...)

Minnesota: John Shipley of the St. Paul Pioneer Press writes that assistant GM Tom Lynn will meet with Marian Gabroik’s agent. (more...)

New York Rangers: Larry Brooks of the New York Post writes the door is open for Brendan Shanahan to return, but there are complications. (more...)

St. Louis:
Jeremy Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch writes that Paul Kariya is aiming at higher production for this season. (more...)

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