The Hockey News Daily Dish: August 25

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Columbus: Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch writes that Nikita Filatov is training in Russia before coming to North America. (more...)

Detroit: Johan Franzen spends his day with the Stanley Cup. (more...)

Jim Gintonio of the Arizona Republic writes about how Keith Yandle is ready to take on a bigger role with the Yotes. (more...)

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