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>> Posted at 1:32 pm EDT, Sun, June 9th, 2013
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Pittsburgh Post Gazette's Seth Rorabaugh tweeted "Not saying Fleury isn't responsible for his issues but life is easier for any goaltender with Gill/Scuderi. Ask Jaro Halak or Jon Quick". In related news, Josh Yohe of Tribune Review tweeted "Some interesting news: Penguins goaltenders coach Meloche expected to resign as Fleury ponders future | TribLIVE".


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Pittsburgh Tribune's Rob Rossi tweeted "TribHKY future of Bylsma not yet determined by". Additionally, Pittsburgh Tribune's Rob Rossi tweeted "TribHKY Malkin is pens top priority. Talks to begin. Team will also try to prevent Dupuis from becoming UFA".


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Pittsburgh Post Gazette's Shelly Anderson tweeted "Kunitz on Bylsma: We have a great group of guys who believe in our coaching staff. As to why we didn’t get it done, it’s the guys on the ice". Additionally, Tribune Review's Josh Yohe tweeted "Bylsma admits Jokinen was acquired largely because team didn't know when Sid was coming back".

New updates from 1:40 pm EDT to 1:41 pm EDT

Penguins Beat Writer's Sam Kasan tweeted "Coach Bylsma makes it pretty clear he believes in Fleury and that 29 will have a big season next year Pens -SK". In related news, Josh Yohe of Tribune Review tweeted "Bylsma expects Beau Bennett to play on the top two lines next season".

New updates from 1:34 pm EDT to 1:39 pm EDT

Tribune Review's Josh Yohe tweeted "Bylsma: "Simon Despres is a top four defenseman". In related news, Rob Rossi of Pittsburgh Tribune tweeted "Bylsma on Fleury: 'He's going to be this franchise's No 1 goalie.' Also, Martin had 'significant injury' at end of series".

Retroactive updates from 1:34 pm EDT to 1:34 pm EDT

Pittsburgh Tribune's Rob Rossi tweeted "Bylsma on Fleury: 'He's going to be this franchise's No 1 goalie.' Also, Martin had 'significant injury' at end of series". Additionally, Pittsburgh Tribune's Dejan Kovacevic tweeted "Bylsma: "Marc-Andre Fleury is the franchise's No. 1 goalie. He's the No. 1 goalie going forward".

Retroactive updates from 1:33 pm EDT to 1:33 pm EDT

Pittsburgh Post Gazette's Seth Rorabaugh tweeted "Bylsma (paraphrased): "Fleury is our franchise goalie." Repeated that point a few times". In related news, Seth Rorabaugh of Pittsburgh Post Gazette tweeted "Bylsma (paraphrased): "Fleury is our franchise goalie." Repeated that point a few times".

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Tribune Review's Josh Yohe tweeted "Bylsma: "Fleury is our No. 1 goalie and will be moving forward. He is a guy who will come back to this team". In related news, Josh Yohe of Tribune Review tweeted "Bylsma: "Fleury is our No. 1 goalie and will be moving forward. He is a guy who will come back to this team".

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The Offical Twitter Account of the Pittsburgh Penguins tweeted "Pens coach Bylsma on Fleury - "He's our No. 1 goalie for this franchise and he will be going forward". Pittsburgh Post Gazette's Shelly Anderson also tweeted: Bylsma days Fleury is the No. 1 goalie for Penguins franchise moving forward.

New updates from 1:30 pm EDT to 1:32 pm EDT

Pittsburgh Post Gazette's Shelly Anderson tweeted "Bylsma days Fleury is the No. 1 goalie for Penguins franchise moving forward". Pittsburgh Post Gazette's Shelly Anderson also tweeted: Bylsma: Paul Martin was playing with "significant" injury. No one else had anything major. No offseason procedures as of now.

Retroactive updates from 1:30 pm EDT to 1:30 pm EDT

Pittsburgh Post Gazette's Shelly Anderson tweeted "Bylsma: Paul Martin was playing with "significant" injury. No one else had anything major. No offseason procedures as of now". Additionally, Tribune Review's Josh Yohe tweeted "Bylsma on Iginla: "It was the best fit for our team, where Jarome was used".

New updates from 1:29 pm EDT to 1:29 pm EDT

The Offical Twitter Account of the Pittsburgh Penguins tweeted "Pens coach Bylsma said Martin played with a "significant injury" the past few games. Others had bumps and bruises". The Offical Twitter Account of the Pittsburgh Penguins tweeted "Pens coach Bylsma said Martin played with a "significant injury" the past few games. Others had bumps and bruises".

Retroactive updates from 1:28 pm EDT to 1:28 pm EDT

Tribune Review's Josh Yohe tweeted "Bylsma: "I haven't had conversations with Ray yet". Additionally, Tribune Review's Josh Yohe tweeted "Bylsma: "I haven't had conversations with Ray yet".

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Tribune Review's Josh Yohe tweeted "Fleury was asked if coaches still have confidence in him. "Ask them," he said". Tribune Review's Josh Yohe also tweeted: Tidbit from getaway day: Letang wants to stay, wouldn't say if he will take less money to do so.

Retroactive updates from 12:58 pm EDT to 12:59 pm EDT

Pittsburgh Post Gazette's Seth Rorabaugh tweeted "Crosby said he's getting temporary teeth put in tomorrow". Pittsburgh Post Gazette's Shelly Anderson also tweeted: Crosby getting new teeth tomorrow.

Retroactive updates from 12:42 pm EDT to 12:49 pm EDT

WingingItInMotown.com tweeted "Don't check your Twitter DMs, Dan Bylsma". Pittsburgh Post Gazette's Shelly Anderson also tweeted: Fleury: I don't want to go anywhere else. I like the guys here. I feel like every year we have a chance at (the Cup).

Retroactive updates from 12:21 pm EDT to 12:41 pm EDT

Pittsburgh Post Gazette's Shelly Anderson tweeted "Fleury said he was disappointed not to play but understands because Vokoun was playing well". In related news, Shelly Anderson of Pittsburgh Post Gazette tweeted "Morrow was grateful for a chance to get back into the playoffs with ".

Retroactive updates from 12:19 pm EDT to 12:20 pm EDT

Pittsburgh Post Gazette's Shelly Anderson tweeted "Morrow would like to be back but has never been thru free agency and has no idea what to expect". In related news, Shelly Anderson of Pittsburgh Post Gazette tweeted "Letang was noncommittal about his future, saying it's out of his hands".

Washington Capitals, Offical Twitter Account
WATCH: The Shot Blocking Machine! Brooks Orpik on tonight's Game 7 win at home. #CapsIsles t.co/QpmIBSRu9w t.co/OMi7f33Ozc
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Brandon Worley, DefendingBigD.com, Managing Editor
Niskanen powers activated! t.co/rIYGkwB0Xx
@brandonworley | | 7h
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Washington Capitals, Offical Twitter Account
WATCH: #Caps defenseman Matt Niskanen on the Game 7 win at home. #CapsIsles #RockTheRed t.co/mb5QI8rD3i t.co/YIKbn2cn0f
@washcaps | | 7h
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Ed Frankovic, WNST.com, Capitals Beat Reporter
Brooks Orpik said game 7 was the best game the Caps played this series. Nicklas Backstrom agreed.
@EdFrankovic | | 7h
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Chuck Gormley, CSNWashington.com, Hockey Reporter
Caps D Brooks Orpik broke skate blade on that Okposo shot in 3rd. Not injured. #CapitalsTalk
@ChuckGormleyCSN | | 7h
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David Strehle, TheFourthPeriod.com, Flyers Beat Writer
Total hits were 317-313 NYI for the series; Brooks Orpik was asked if it was most physical series he's been in, mentioned wars with Flyers.
@DStrehleTFP | | 7h
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Lyle Richardson, SpectorsHockey.net, Sportswriter
#ICYMI Latest on the #Penguins, #Canucks, #Blues, #Senators and #Predators in your #NHL rumor mill. t.co/VpZbvZPTVs
@SpectorsHockey | | 7h
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FlyersNation.net, News and Updates
Brooks Orpik said this NYI-WSH series was the most physical series he has been a part of and only Flyers Pens comes close.
@FlyersNation | | 7h
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Adam Herman, NYRangersBlog.com, Sportswriter
The New York Islanders had 3 shots from forwards in this game. Tanner Glass had two shots in Game Five vs Pittsburgh.
@AdamHerman_BSB | | 8h
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Chuck Gormley, CSNWashington.com, Hockey Reporter
Brooks Orpik blocks Kyle Okposo shot with right leg, Helped off the ice by partner John Carlson. #CapitalsTalk
@ChuckGormleyCSN | | 8h
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Damien Cox, Toronto Star, Sportswriter
Poor Brooks Orpik. Totally helpless because skate blade pops off.
@DamoSpin | | 8h
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Travis Hughes, SBNation.com, NHL Reporter
Isles have pressure and Brooks Orpik doesn’t have a skate blade. Holy crap.
@TravisSBN | | 8h
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Adam Herman, NYRangersBlog.com, Sportswriter
"At enterprise, we get hockey fans. That's why we think Pittsburgh should trade Evgeni Malkin for more grit."
@AdamHerman_BSB | | 8h
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CapitalsToday.com, Capitals News and Updates
#Caps Brooks Orpik's assist marks his first point of the series. He has tallied two assists in five career Game 7s.
@CapitalsPR | | 8h
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Washington Capitals, Offical Twitter Account
Joel Ward's 1st goal of the season assisted by Brooks Orpik (1) and Alex Ovechkin (3). #CapsIsles #RockTheRed #CapsPlayoffs
@washcaps | | 9h
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Ed Frankovic, WNST.com, Capitals Beat Reporter
Great pass by Burakovsky but Niskanen misses the net
@EdFrankovic | | 9h
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Neil Greenberg, ESPN, NHL Writer
#Caps Niskanen on an island (above red line is good) t.co/XLAOSckIGH
@ngreenberg | | 9h
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Joe Yerdon, NBCSports.com, Hockey Writer
Feel bad for Kris Letang and Mark Giordano. Injuries nuked their shot at Norris. Giordano might've run away with it this year otherwise.
@JoeYerdon | | 11h
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Seth Rorabaugh, Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Pens Beat Writer
Kris Letang misses out as Norris Trophy finalist. Drew Doughty, Erik Karlsson and P.K. Subban get the nod.
@emptynetters | | 11h
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Pittsburgh Penguins, Offical Twitter Account
Dupuis: "I still thought maybe, in the back of my head, that I had a chance to come back in the Stanley Cup Final."
@penguins | | 13h
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