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Tuesday, September 18, 2012

"I Am Ready To Play The Whole Season In Russia." - Alex Ovechkin in exlusive interview to Sovsport.

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

"The Way Of The Dodo, It Appears." - The QMI Agency's Ryan Pyette answering the OHL question "Where's fighting going?".

Thursday, September 20, 2012

"I’ve Been Around A Lot Of Good Players – The Sakics, The Sundins, The Yzermans – So I’d Never Want To Be Disrespectful To Those Guys, But Connor McDavid Is One Of The Most Special Players I’ve Ever Seen." - Sherry Bassin on Erie Otters' Connor McDavid (just the third teen granted "exceptional player" status by Hockey Canada).

Friday, September 21, 2012

"If One Counts The Number Of Teams In The, The And All The Tier II Provincial Leagues In Canada, You Quickly Realize There Might Be More (Junior) Teams Than There Are Great Players." - The U.S. Air Force Academy's Head Hockey Coach Frank Serratore.

Saturday, September 22, 2012

"I Doubt It." - Forensic Accountant Al Rosen, when asked if the NHL can really be losing money.

Sunday, September 23, 2012

"There Were A Couple Of Teams In Switzerland That Left Some Import Spots Open That Would Have Already Been Filled Just In Case They Could Sign An NHL Forward Or Defenceman. For The Goalie Position, Teams Really Don’t Operate That Way." - Senators starting goaltender Craig Anderson’s agent, Justin Duberman on the difficulty goalies have in finding work during a lockout.

Monday, September 24, 2012

"My Dad Wondered Whether I Had To Get An International Driver's License. In Sweden, I Don't Think They Wear Suits To Games. I Have No Idea About Switzerland. Should I Pack Suits?" - Canadiens star forward Max Pacioretty, who is headed to Switzerland.

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

"I'm A Big Supporter Of USA Hockey And A Believer In It. ...It's Fun For Me To Be Part Of It!" - 1980 Gold Medal clinching goal scorer Rob MacClanahan on his chance to coach one of two teams in the inaugural All-American Prospects Game.

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

"Substantial Risk Of Physical Injury ...forced Consumption Of...liquor" - key phrases in North Dakota Code's Hazing law (Title 12.1, Chapter 12.1-17 , § 12.1-17-10 - Hazing - Penalty).

Thursday, September 27, 2012

"Since Pronger’s 7-year, $34.45 Million Extension With The Flyers Kicked In After His 35th Birthday, The Flyers Are On The Hook For His Full Salary Cap Hit Should He Or The Club Hint That He Is Retiring Or Formally Sign The Papers." - Philly.com's Frank Seravalli on why Chris Pronger has not addressed the media once since being sidelined.

Friday, September 28, 2012

"Yes, It Was A Bad Experience." - Devils Elias on not playing in KHL due to previous experience doing so.

Saturday, September 29, 2012

"The Home Cooking's Good But I'd Rather Be Playing, That's For Sure" - Leags goalie James Reimer.

Sunday, September 30, 2012

""For The 10 Seasons Studied, That Works Out To About 76 (concussions) Per Season And 31 Concussions Per 1,000 Hockey Games."" - National Academy of Neuropsychology NHL Concussion Study.