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The Hockey News Daily Dish: June 5

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Yesterday’s Action…

Detroit 3, Pittsburgh 2 (story/highlights)

- Conn Smythe winner Henrik Zetterberg had two points, including the game-winning goal as the Red Wings won the Stanley Cup.

THN at the Cup: Read Mike Brophy's blog from the final, HERE.

News and Views…

Buffalo: John Vogl of the Buffalo News writes that Marc-Andre Fleury’s Game 5 performance was similar to one Dominik Hasek put together years ago. (more...)

Luke Decock of the Raleigh News and Observer writes about Patrick Eaves’ three-year, $4.2 million contract extension. (more...)

Adrian Dater of the Denver Post writes that Tiger Woods was wrong to take a shot at hockey. (more...)

Bob Wojnowski of the Detroit News writes that winning Lord Stanley’s Mug never grows old. (more...)

New York Islanders: Katie Strang of New York Newsday writes that the disagreement between GM Garth Snow and head coach Ted Nolan over Wade Dubielwicz is minor and has been talked out. (more...)

St. Louis: Acquired prospect T.J. Fast from Los Angeles.

San Jose: Dave Pollak of the San Jose Mercury News writes that assistant coach Tim Hunter is interested in taking on head coach responsibilities. (more...)

Tampa Bay:
Dave Oviatt writes that John Tortorella is already looking forward to his next job. (more...)

Toronto: Dave Shoalts of Toronto's Globe and Mail writes about the NHL’s silly season that is now underway. (more...)

What’s on tap…

NHL Draft scheduled for June 20 in Ottawa.

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