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  1. OBXer


    More Skinner stuff Hurricanes have a decision to make on Jeff Skinner. Will he stay or will he go? By Chip Alexander Read more here: http://www.newsobserver.com/latest-news/article211663294.html#storylink=cpy ad more here: http://www.newsobserver.com/latest-news/article211663294.html#storylink=cpy
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    Smith is still listed as D coach. I don't remember anything definitive but perhaps they said that. I expect he will stay.
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    Kaiton on the chopping block?

    It looks like some options are still open including Chuck K returns or simulcasting the TV broadcast like they do in Texas
  4. Chuck Kaiton's future with Carolina Hurricanes uncertain as team explores radio options By Luke DeCock Read more here: http://www.newsobserver.com/sports/article211655619.html#storylink=cpy Read more here: http://www.newsobserver.com/sports/article211655619.html#storylink=cpy R ead more here: http://www.newsobserver.com/sports/article211655619.html#storylink=cpy
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    I didn't think we would be interested in Niemi but another team that might of been now has to look at the remaining options to address goalie needs.
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    I don't think we do. Brindy mentioned him so I think the assumption is he will stay but until a coaching staff is made official I'm not sure we really know.
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    My guess is that if we sign him we either intend to play him or trade him. Otherwise we let him walk.
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    Will a Finland fast food chain be featured at PNC next season? Will we need to show our passport to gain entrance to the stadium?
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    I think that is a good possibility but yeah at this point how can we know
  10. Real Estate agents will be happy. Lots of front office people need new digs. Arthur Staple‏Verified account @StapeAthletic 2h2 hours ago#Isles make it official: Lou Lamoriello is president of hockey operations. Pierre LeBrun‏Verified account @PierreVLeBrun 3h3 hours agoPierre LeBrun Retweeted Leafs PR Most execs around the league expected this but now it's official. Mark Hunter leaves the Leafs front office. Big hole to fill. Bob McKenzie‏Verified account @TSNBobMcKenzie 3h3 hours ago Everything remains on track for David Quinn to be named head coach of NYR but paperwork isn’t all signed, sealed and delivered just yet. Announcement possible this week or next. Anaheim Ducks‏Verified account @AnaheimDucks 17h17 hours ago NEWS: We've signed @SDGullsAHL head coach Dallas Eakins (@dallaseakins) to a multi-year contract extension! Minnesota Wild‏Verified account @mnwild 19h19 hours ago welcome to the #StateOfHockey! Paul Fenton is the new General Manager and Alternate Governor of #mnwild Adam Vingan‏Verified account @AdamVingan 2h2 hours ago Predators promotions: Jeff Kealty to Assistant General Manager and Director of Scouting. Brian Poile to Assistant General Manager and Director of Hockey Operations. Scott Nichol to General Manager of the Milwaukee Admirals and Director of Player Development. Chip Alexander‏Verified account @ice_chip 1h1 hour agoWaddell says Bob Teofilo has been added to the hockey operations staff. Was previously with Arizona Coyotes in hockey operations and analytics. .
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    I doubt we sign Stemper. The injury, a question mark on his ability to regain form, the need to make space for new faces. The upside of a healthy Stemp is that his play with Skinner is pretty good. Will Skinner even be back? I think we let Stempniak walk. Ryan is a curious decision. He is versatile, good possession numbers, good at the dot. But with Aho and Lindy maybe ready to move to center I wonder where he fits. You could of course sign him to a reasonable contract and make the new faces earn the right to displace him or sign him with an intention of including him in a trade. I think some other teams would be interested. I could see this going either way. Ward
  12. A new committee member; We're gonna need a bigger table
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    Off-Season 2018

    Dahlbeck is out of the D mix