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PHT Extra: Crosby contract, landing spots for Parise, Suter and Schultz

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The Smothers Brothers of hockey blogging, Mike Halford and Jason Brough, are back with the latest installment of PHT Extra.

In it, they discuss a myriad of topics from a busy day in the NHL — Sidney Crosby’s 12-year, $104.4 million deal most notably — and look ahead to Sunday’s free agency. Where will prized UFAs like Zach Parise, Ryan Suter and Justin Schultz land?

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PHT Extra: Kings earn redemption, so who’s next?

2012 NHL Stanley Cup Final – Game Six
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The Los Angeles Kings tore through the 2012 postseason, completing their first-ever championship with a 6-1 win in Game 6 against the New Jersey Devils on Monday. Mike Halford and Jason Brough discuss their favorite stories from that run and wonder which Cup-less team might finally win one (like the Kings did) next.

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PHT Extra: Comeback chances, perturbed Sutter and, of course, NBA analysis

2012 NHL Stanley Cup Final – Game Four

In the latest installment of PHT Extra, Mike Halford and Jason Brough previewed Game 5 of the Stanley Cup finals, set to go Saturday night (8pm ET, NBC) from the Prudential Center in New Jersey.

The Devils will look to stave off elimination once again — if they do, how will it affect the Kings’ psyche? That’s one of the topics discussed, along with Darryl Sutter’s amusement at media queries and what New Jersey might’ve gleaned…from the Oklahoma City Thunder.

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PHT Extra: Stanley Cup preview, Conn Smythe favorites and more

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In the latest episode of PHT Extra, Mike Halford and Jason Brough — one of the top five Vancouver-based hockey blogging duos currently working for NBC — previewed the 2012 Stanley Cup finals, set to begin Wednesday when the Devils host the Kings in New Jersey.

Topics for discussion included:

— Since they’re favored, what is the Kings’ biggest advantage over the Devils?

— Is there a weakness the Devils could exploit?

— Who’s the Conn Smythe favorite heading in? Sleeper pick?

— What was the name of the guy that played Peach Pit owner Nat Bussichio on 90210?*

To find out the answers, watch this video:

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* We ran out of time while taping. The correct response is Joe E. Tata.

PHT on TV: John Tortorella’s brisk press conferences

John Tortorella
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New York Rangers head coach John Tortorella has been described as “fiery,” but his press conferences would best be characterized as “frosty” lately. They’ve also been sometimes ludicrously short, so NBC Sports Talk tabbed Jason Brough and Mike Halford for a quick take on what – if anything – the NHL should do about it.

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