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The Daily (Weekend) Esposito (1/17/11)

By Unknown author

This edition of the Espo has the games from Saturday and Sunday night. Saturday the former hawks had a good night. Antti got his first win in a while and the skater had ten points scoring three goals and seven assists. (Pretty good production from these guys.) On Sunday there were seven ex-Feather heads to take the ice. The two goalies split their decisions. The one win came from the goalie who is playing his ass off this season and the other one got a DUI in the crease… The skaters produced four goals totaling 14 points for the weekend, seven of both goals and assists. Hope you enjoy this edition and had a good weekend. Was a loooong weekend for this college kid… But at least the Hawks got 3 of 4 points possible.

Click the jump for updates from this weekends games

Tuomo Ruutu – Carolina
14:28 TOI, one assist (24), plus one, 1 of 7 on face-offs

Sergei Samsonov – Carolina
9:51 TOI, one assist (11) minus one, 2 PIM, one shot

Craig Adams – Pittsburgh
10:40 TOI, minus one, 5 PIM, one shot, 1 for 1 on face-offs

James Wisniewski – Montreal
25:01 TOI, two assists (24,25)
Has 30 points this season compared to Duncan Keith’s 26…

Shawn Thornton – Boston
TOI, one assist (3), plus one, four shots,

Kris Versteeg – Toronto
Did not play due to injury

Tim Brent – Toronto
7:37 TOI, 5 of 6 on face-offs

Dustin Byfuglien – Atlanta
22:40 TOI, four shots

Andrew Ladd – Atlanta
20:04 TOI, one goal (16), plus one, one shot, 1 of 1 on face-offs
The only goal the Thrashers scored in a 6 to one loss to the Stars

Brent Sopel – Atlanta
15:56 TOI, one ugly face

Sammy Pahlsson – Columbus
11:43 TOI, minus two, 9 of 13 on face-offs

J.P. Dumont – Nashville
9:28 TOI, minus one, two shots

Rene Bourque – Calgary
18:53 TOI, 2 PIM, three shots, 1 of 2 on face-offs

Colin Fraser – Edmonton
10:40 TOI, two shots, 4 of 7 on face-offs

Adam Burish – Dallas
16:06 TOI, one goal (5), plus one, two shots, 9 of 11 on face-offs

Adrian Aucoin – Phoenix
21:40 TOI, one goal (2), plus three, 2 PIM, three shots

Radim Vrbata – Phoenix
19:38 TOI, two assist (15,16), one shot

Antti Niemi – San Jose
Win (10), 28 saves on 30 shots, .933 SV%
First win since January 1st and first win in 5 games.

Scott Nichol – San Jose
15:49 TOI, one assist (3), plus two, two shots, 3 of 6 on face-offs
Seventh point of the year, first point since December 30th against the Hawks.

Sunday 1/16/11 Games

Brian Boucher – Philadelphia
Win (11), 34 saves on 36 shots, .944 SV%
11-5-2 this season. He is having a great year this year. Good for him.

J.P. Dumont – Nashville
12:38 TOI, two goals (5,6), plus one, three shots
Two lucky goals in this game… screw him

Martin Havlat – Minnesota
17:45 TOI, one goal (11), plus one, five shots, 0 for 1 on face-offs

John Madden – Minnesota
13:41 TOI, one goal (6), plus one, 2 PIM, one shot, 3 of 8 on face-offs

Cam Barker – Minnesota
16:00 TOI, plus two, one shot

Colin Fraser – Edmonton
6:01 TOI, 3 of 5 face-offs

Nikolai Khabibulin – Edmonton
Loss (19), 25 of 28 TOI, .893 SV%8-19-2 this year… I think it is because he is playing drunk… Has lost eight straight games, and hasn’t won a game since December 16th, exactly a month ago from yesterday.

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