Tag: Russ Thaler

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Milbury: Devils are sending a message with hot run

The New Jersey Devils edged the New York Rangers in a tight, contentious 1-0 game last night. That win gives the Devils five victories in a row, placing them fifth in the East.

Mike Milbury believes that the Devils are sending a message with their physicality while Keith Jones wonders if John Tortorella was wise to rile his divisional opponents up. Milbury also gets a little testy with host Russ Thaler, which is always good TV:

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Video: Jeff Skinner talks about avoiding the dreaded sophomore slump

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When you’re a 19 year-old coming off a Calder Trophy winning season the way Jeff Skinner of Carolina is, there’s pressure to repeat your performance from the year before. For Skinner that means another 30+ goal season and leading the Hurricanes to the playoffs. No pressure, right?

Skinner talks with NBC Sports Talk’s Russ Thaler about what he’s looking to do this season and what he’s working on to improve on his game to make his second season even better than his first.

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