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The Daily Phil Esposito (1/9/11)

By Unknown author

Eleven games last night with sixteen former hawks taking the ice, resulting in five points. Two were goals the other three were assists. Not a lot of comments today, just a couple tid-bits and an update on Benny Eager. Enjoy. Have a good end to your weekend. Lets get a W tonight and take all four points for this weekend.

Click the jump for updates from the 1/2/11 games

Craig Adams – Pittsburgh
3 of 9 on face-offs

Brian Boucher – Philadelphia
Win (10), 34 saves on 35 shots, .971 SV%
Three Straight wins

James Wisniewski – Montreal
22:45 TOI, one assist (22), plus one, three shots
Sixth point in five games as a Hab

Shawn Thornton – Boston
12:22 TOI, minus one, two shots, 1 of 1 on face-offs

Ben Eager – Atlanta
Suspended 4 games for Friday night’s actions

Sammy Pahlsson – Columbus
12:43 TOI, two shots, 7 of 11 on face-offs

J.P. Dumont – Nashville
7:21 TOI, 1 of 1 on face-offs

Craig Anders(s)on – Colorado
Over time loss (3), 23 saves on 27 shots, .852 SV%

David Koci – Colorado
5:10 TOI, one goal (1), plus one, two shots
First goal of the year, first game since December 30th.

Martin Havlat – Minnesota
15:33 TOI, one goal (10), one assist (28), plus two, four shots
Having a great week, four points in four games, 12 in 13, 38 in 41 games this season. Fifth straight season with 10 goals, and now 9 of 10 career seasons with 10 goals.

John Madden – Minnesota
12:25 TOI, three shots, 6 of 11 on face-offs

Cam Barker – Minnesota
14:04 TOI, plus four
On ice for all four goals

Adrian Aucoin – Phoenix
23:27 TOI, one assist (15), four shots

Radim Vrbata – Phoenix
14:24 TOI, one shot

Antti Niemi – San Jose
Loss (11), 24 saves on 26 shots, .923 SV%
9-11-2 record on the season

Scott Nichol – San Jose
7:58 TOI, minus one, 3 of 6 on face-offs

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