Post Tagged with: "Ilya Bryzgalov"

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Bryziness as Usual: Bryzgalov Staying Busy Post-Hockey

Last year Ilya Bryzgalov found himself in a pretty odd situation. Bryzgalov’s career was on a sour path after being bought out by the Philadelphia Flyers at the end of the […]

by · April 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
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Bryzgalov Blunders Leave Ducks Searching For Backup

View image | Signed in December to a one-year, 2.88 million dollar contract, Ilya Bryzgalov was supposed to bring veteran stability to the Anaheim net, and (mostly) to give […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Anaheim Ducks
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It’s Been a Wild Ride for Devan Dubnyk

Drafting goalies can be somewhat of a science. Selecting them in the first round is always risky because they take longer to develop than skaters do, and you don’t always […]

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The 2014 NHL Free Agent Class For Backup Goaltenders Was Terrible

Even though NHL free agency doesn’t have the same impact that it used to have prior to the implementation of the salary cap, it can still be an excellent way […]

by · January 19, 2015 · 1 comment · NHL Goaltending
John Gibson and Frederik Andersen might be unproven as an NHL goalie tandem, but they will have to be on top of their game in order for the Ducks to remain competitive in the Western Conference. (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

Will John Gibson Play in Anaheim Again This Season?

In last year’s Stanley Cup Playoffs, Anaheim Ducks goalie John Gibson was one of the major highlights for the Ducks, as he led Anaheim to two wins – one of […]

by · January 9, 2015 · 1 comment · Anaheim Ducks
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Ilya Bryzgalov A Surprise Key To Ducks Success

History Not On Ducks’ Side The Anaheim Ducks sit at the top of the National Hockey League. Starting goaltender Frederik Andersen has been key to that success, coming up big […]

by · January 8, 2015 · 2 comments · Anaheim Ducks
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Hockey News: Jonathan Bernier Interview; Ducks Sign Bryzgalov

Because putting teams in markets that don’t care about hockey has worked so well in the past. [Yahoo Sports] The salary cap is expected to go up for next season. […]

by · December 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Injury In Anaheim: Do Ducks’ Injuries Even Matter?

The Anaheim Ducks are a banged up bunch these days. Francois Beauchemin (upper body…), Eric Brewer (foot), Ben Lovejoy (finger), Mark Fistric (back), and Jason Labarbera (upper body!) have all […]

by · December 3, 2014 · 0 comments · Anaheim Ducks
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The 5 Craziest Players in the NHL

Let’s face it, the NHL can be a weird place sometimes. We’ve seen everything from plastic rats, octopi, to naked middle aged men falling on the ice. The craziness however, […]

by · December 2, 2014 · 8 comments · News/Commentary
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The Top Player Personalities in the NHL

The National Hockey League is privileged to boast a wide variety of characters and their unique personalities. From the stern and uptight, such as Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews, to those more […]

by · October 15, 2014 · 2 comments · News/Commentary, Top 10 Lists
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Ilya Bryzgalov: Back-Up Goalie, Selfie Pro

Bryzgalov the Quote Machine If you didn’t know by now, Ilya Bryzgalov is a fan of the spotlight. The Russian net minder started his career as a social media star […]

by · October 1, 2014 · 1 comment · Humor, Minnesota Wild
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Minnesota Wild Vs Winnipeg Jets: Preseason 09/22/2014

The Minnesota Wild kicked off their preseason in ‘The Peg’ at MTS Centre against a potentially new division rival, Winnipeg Jets. Although the Wild didn’t have many of their regulars […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 1 comment · Minnesota Wild, Winnipeg Jets