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Dan Dukart

Staff

Columbus (via Cincinnati)

MEMBER SINCE   June 11, 2017

I'm most likely watching, playing, reading/writing about, or dreaming about hockey.

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  • SPORTS MOMENT: Joe Sakic handing the Stanley Cup to Ray Bourque
  • HOCKEY PLAYER: Joe Sakic
  • NHL TEAM: Columbus Blue Jackets
  • MLB TEAM: Cincinnati Reds

Recent Activity

Comment 31 Mar 2020

Q- thanks for the note. I agree with you about this time vs. last time. As for Gavrikov, I was using the CapFriendly expansion tool. I think you may have a point here, because all of the literature I've been able to find suggests that he would/should be exempt (as a first-year NHL player). It also wouldn't make sense that he and Merzlikins are treated any differently, so... may be an error on their end, and therefore, our end

Comment 19 Mar 2020

An overreaction is a perfect way to describe this rule. There are so many more important fixes that the NHL could/should address (hits to the head, consistency amongst goalie interference, etc.) but giving out penalties for accidentally shooting the puck out of play seems like an overreach