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  1. Gritty Players Need Not Apply: I'm a Caniac, Caniac, on the FloorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Canes Country

    ... players CF%, the y-axis is their CF%Rel, and the size of the bubble is the player's time on ice (TOI): Shown here Eric Staal and Kris Versteeg were real drivers of possession, something that will be hard to replace. The rest of the departures seemed ...

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  2. Rangers Show Much Needed Foresight With Brassard TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Blueshirt Banter

    ... case that, by the time the team is a healthy contender again, Brassard will be going the way of Brad Richards and Eric Staal. In terms of value, the difference between a 29-year-old center with three years left on his contract versus a 30- or ...

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  3. 2016 Report Card: Jesper FastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Blueshirt Banter

    ... linemates. After the trade deadline Fast played himself onto the wing of a third line featuring Kevin Hayes and Eric Staal. Fast scored 10 more points than Viktor Stalberg and 15 more than Dominic Moore last season. When it comes to counting minutes ...

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  4. The Captaincy ConundrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Canes Country

    When the Hurricanes traded Eric Staal on February 28th he left the team with an obstacle teams do not face often, especially in Raleigh. For the first time since 2005 the Carolina Hurricanes are set to enter camp with no captain.

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  5. Shooting From The Hip: Not Everything Needs To Go Right To Make The Playoffs in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Canes Country

    ... he did last year, and Aho can score more than 10 goals, this line will out produce the players they replaced, Eric Staal and Chris Terry, by 10-15 goals. McClement-Stalberg-Bickell/DiGuiseppe. Even if Jay doesn't score any more goals, the others on ...

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  6. Hurricanes' GM says therea s no hurry to select next captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Burlington Times News

    ... do that." Francis said in the spring that there's a chance that position could be left open even into the season. Eric Staal was captain for parts of seven seasons before his late-February trade to the New York Rangers. He joined the Minnesota Wild ...

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  7. Carolina Hurricanes Still an Eastern Conference Basement DwellerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Too Many Men On The Site

    ... will be a difference maker in year one. Here's the tough reality folks; you can't easily replace a player like Eric Staal . His play was perceived on the decline, although truth be told, the Canes never put the proper talent around him. How does ...

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  8. Minnesota Wild: Filling the Fourth LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Gone Puck Wild

    ... to speedy, possession driving players. As the Minnesota Wild's roster begins to fill with the signing of UFAs Eric Staal and Chris Stewart and RFA Jason Zucker , the shape of the top three lines appears set. Stewart appears to be a value skill/size ...

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  9. Carolina Hurricanes Are Looking For Their New CaptainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Cardiac Cane

    ... are pointing to Assistant Captain, Jordan Staal. Yes ladies and gentlemen, the younger brother of former Captain Eric Staal. When Jordan was traded to the Carolina Hurricanes, I wasn't a hockey fan. However, I do have opinions on the trade that ...

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  10. Carolina Hurricanes Make Quiet but Smart Moves in Free AgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Cardiac Cane

    ... are improvements over the team last year. Teravainen is only 21 years old and scored four less points than Eric Staal . Unlike Staal, Teravainen is on the rise as will improve next year as opposed to Staal. Stempniak has more goal scoring abilities ...

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  11. Hockey player bids farewell to Carolina, puts mansion up for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Business Journal

    Former Carolina Hurricanes captain Eric Staal and wife Tanya are ready to move on.

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  12. Goals Still At A Premium In CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Canes Country

    ... my shortcomings, I thought I would give this another try. You can see that my main downfall was counting on Eric Staal to perform closer to his career average. Thinking that since it was a contract year, I really felt he would step it up but I was ...

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  13. Will Eric Staal be another big-name bust for the Wild?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | MSNBC

    Unfortunately, you can't just put reality's difficulty setting on easy, and those impulsive moves frequently end up being flops for the Wild. Granted, even Wild GM Chuck Fletcher knows there are limits to such expectations, as he told the Minneapolis Star-Tribune .

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  14. Wild hoping Eric Staal won't be another proven scorer who flames outRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 2 | Star Tribune

    Carolina Hurricanes' Eric Staal celebrates his hat trick goal against the Anaheim Ducks during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Dec. 18, 2010, in Raleigh, N.C. What seems like Wild General Manager Chuck Fletcher's never-ending quest to find offensive players landed at the feet of Eric Staal during the first day of NHL free agency Friday.

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  15. Minnesota Wild: Eric Staal's Signing Was Done RightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | Gone Puck Wild

    Yesterday marked the opening of the NHL's free-agency period and the Minnesota Wild started strongly signing veteran center Eric Staal to a 3-year deal worth $10.5 million. This is actually one of the more value signings made by the team in a long time, and Staal could prove to be a big piece going forward.

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  16. Ron Francis Happy With Roster - For NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | Canes Country

    ... is important in today's game and he feels the team is even faster now than last year. He was then asked about Eric Staal's comments saying that the team's system did not fit his style. Francis said he was surprised at the comment, that the team ...

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  17. Minnesota Wild: What Free Agent Signings Add to the TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | Gone Puck Wild

    It was a busy first day of free agency for the Minnesota Wild as they signed both Eric Staal and Chris Stewart to contracts. Both players will be strong veteran additions that will pay dividends for the Wild down the stretch.

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  18. Staal, Wild agree on 3-year, $10.5M contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | ESPN

    Eric Staal settled with a new team that satisfied his postseason aspirations. The Minnesota Wild found the top-six forward they were seeking.

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  19. Wild signs Eric Staal to potentially center Zach Parise's lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Star Tribune

    During a Wednesday night phone conversation, the excitement in Eric Staal's voice got Wild coach Bruce Boudreau excited. Staal, the free-agent longtime captain of the Carolina Hurricanes, was talking about potentially centering Zach Parise.

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  20. Sizing up the best and worst deals in NHL free agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Canada.com

    ... It's in Radulov's best interest to perform to his potential. If not, he might not get another chance in the NHL. Eric Staal, Minnesota Contract: 3 years, $10.5-million ($3.5-million cap hit) After combining for 13 goals and 39 points with the ...

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