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This Week in The Hockey News magazine: October 27, 2014

In the Oct. 27 edition of The Hockey News, Roberto Luongo takes over as special guest editor, telling you in his Notebook about what really happened in Vancouver, why he’s become a Twitter sensation and how life has changed since returning to Florida. ‘Lu’ also goes 1-on-1 with Canadiens goalie prospect Zach Fucale for a can’t-miss Q&A and handpicks each of the stories in the issue from front to back, including: - Goal cameras have changed the refs’ focus from the back of the net to the front of it – and it will keep the goalies safer - What’s happened to the once-great goalie factory in Quebec? - Adam Proteau’s NHLer How-To Guide For Social Media - The bite is back in Florida: the Panthers’ days of mediocrity are done, and the playoffs are in reach - Nowhere is the pressure greater to succeed than in Pittsburgh, but an off-season full of change has reinvigorated the Penguins - Cory Schneider – Roberto’s old buddy from Vancouver – is New Jersey’s the undisputed No. 1, and he’s ready for the big time - A list of each NHL team’s biggest personality - Plus mini-features on Josh Gibson and Frederik Andersen in Anaheim, the Staals in Carolina, Henrik Zetterberg and Pavel Datsyuk in Detroit, Max Pacioretty in Montreal, Joe Thornton in San Jose and Ondrej Pavelec in Winnipeg - The Quebec League’s Val-d’Or Foreurs – Luongo’s junior team – were a juggernaut last season, and it won’t be long before they’re back in the hunt - THN’s four-page AHL preview with predicted standings and everything you need to know about the upcoming season - Catching up with Jamie McLennan, who ‘Lu’ once tried to mandate as his backup in contract negotiations - In Overtime, Ken Campbell explores why the long-time dominant goaltender has gone the way of the Dodo - And much more

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