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From the Branches: Marlies back in action

The Marlies are back tonight at Ricoh Coliseum for Game 3.

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The Marlies are back in action tonight. They have returned to Ricoh down 2 games to none in their series vs. the Hershey Bears. Needless to say a win tonight is kind of critical. We'll have a preview of the game up this morning.

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Penguins 5 - Lightning 2

Crosby leads Pens to 5-2 win to force Game 7 - PensBurgh
The Penguins hold on to win 5-2 in Game 6 in a crazy game where they come out strong. Crosby, Letang and Murray are great and there's now a Game 7 in Pittsburgh on Thursday.

The Bolts were flat out destroyed in this game.

No one survives a 5-on-3 against this PP unit.

The series now goes back to Pittsburgh on Friday where someone will win the Prince of Wales trophy. Looks like it's getting chippy already. This game 7 could be one of the best hockey games of the playoffs.

Meanwhile the Sharks have a chance to eliminate the Blues in tonight's game at 8:00PM

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Might as well ask what happens when an unstoppable force meets an immovable object. His once unstoppable goal scoring ability has been met by the Sharks immovable defense pairing of Braun and Vlasic.

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Bruins extend Kevan Miller 4 years for 2.5M AAV - Stanley Cup of Chowder
[Species: Remember when this is what we expected of our management?]

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Who were the top 2001-born defensemen that were competing at the 2016 World Selects Invitational?