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Derek Zona

NHL Contributor

Derek Zona is the only Edmonton Oilers fan marooned in Western Pennsylvania. He spends his time talking about PDO and Fenwick with dumbfounded Penguins fans. He's the Managing Editor of The Copper & Blue and the Leader of The Church Of Kurri.

MOST RECENT POSTS

Stars Shoutout Panthers To Continue Hot Start

The Stars (pardon the pun) seemed to be aligned tonight for the Panthers. The Panthers have been out-possessing their opponents and out-chancing their opponents by a wide margin and have out-played...

Should Nicklas Backstrom Face A Suspension?

Nicklas Backstrom's hit on Marcel Goc was just as dangerous as others that have gone before the league for review this season. Nashville writer Dirk Hoag wonders why the league is overlooking this one.

Rick Rypien's Fan Appreciation Night

Anyone expecting Vancouver Canucks fans to stick up for Rick Rypien might have to wait awhile.  The boys over at Nucks Misconduct pin this one on Rypien: The replay showed the fan did nothing...

Rick Rypien Assaults Fan In Minnesota

Rick Rypien has been suspended six games by the NHL grabbing a Minnesota Wild fan this week. He learned his fate at a hearing in New York with league officials on Friday.

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