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Matt Wagner

NHL Contributor

Frequently accused of being a stealth Canadian, Matt is, in fact, a Ohio boy who got into hockey a short time before his home town was given an NHL team. Working in IT by day and obsessive compulsively following all forms of puck by night, he’s become a fan of the Blue Jackets, Maple Leafs, and a good old fashioned goalie fight. As for the accent? He watched a lot of PBS growing up. Go figure.

MOST RECENT POSTS

NHL Draft 2012: Phoenix Coyotes Select Henrik Samuelsson With No. 27 Pick

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With the 27th pick of the 2012 NHL Draft, the Phoenix Coyotes have selected Henrik Samuelsson, a right winger with the Edmonton Oil Kings of the Western Hockey League. Born in Pittsburgh while his...

NHL Draft 2012: St. Louis Blues Select Jordan Schmaltz With No. 25 Pick

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With the 25th pick of the 2012 NHL Draft, the St. Louis Blues have selected Jordan Schmaltz, a defenseman from Green Bay of the USHL. A native of Verona, Wisconsin, Schmaltz was ranked thirty...

NHL Draft 2012: Florida Panthers Select Mike Matheson With No. 23 Pick

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With the 23rd pick of the 2012 NHL Draft, the Florida Panthers have selected Mike Matheson, a defenseman from Dubuque of the United States Hockey League A native of Pointe-Claire, Quebec, Matheson...

NHL Draft 2012: With the 19th Pick, Tampa Bay Lightning Selects Andrey Vasilevskiy

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With the 19th pick of the 2012 NHL Draft, the Tampa Bay Lightning have selected Andrey Vasilevskiy, goaltender for Tolpar Ufa of the Russian Jr. League. A native of Tyumen, Russia, Vasilevskiy was...

2012 NHL Draft: With the No. 18 Pick, Chicago Blackhawks Select Teuvo Teravainen

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With the No. 18 pick of the 2012 NHL Draft, the Chicago Blackhawks have selected Teuvo Teravainen, a left wing playing for Jokerit in the Finnish Elite League. A native of Helsinki, Finland,...

NHL Draft 2012: With the No. 17 Pick, San Jose Sharks Select Tomas Hertl from Slavia in the Czech League

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With the No. 17 pick of the 2012 NHL Draft, the San Jose Sharks have selected Tomas Hertl, a center playing for Slavia in the Czech League. Born in Prague, Hertl was ranked as the fifth overall...

NHL Draft 2012: Washington Capitals Select Filip Forsberg With No. 11 Pick

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With the No. 11 pick of the 2012 NHL Draft, the Washington Capitals have selected Filip Forsberg, a Right Wing from Leksand of the Swedish Elite League. Born in Ostervala, Sweden, Forsberg was...

2012 NHL Draft: Anaheim Ducks Select Hampus Lindholm With No. 6 Pick

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With the No. 6 pick of the 2012 NHL Draft, the Anaheim Ducks have selected Hampus Lindholm, a defenseman playing for Rogle in the Swedish Elite League. Born in Helsingborg, Sweden, Lindholm was...

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Stanley Cup Finals, Game 6: Kings, Devils Must Avoid Distraction

Looking at the challenges for both New Jersey and Los Angeles to keep on track and remain focused in Game 6 tonight.

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Who Steps Up For Devils, Kings In Game 5?

A look at who needs to step up in Game 5 for both the Kings and Devils.

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