Joni Pitkanen is a big reason why the Flyers are playing well.
Up And Down Season
As teams race toward the quarter pole this NHL season, Scott Burnside takes a look at five players whose stock is on the rise and five whose value has taken a surprising nose-dive. Story
Four! Kovalchuk powers Thrashers
Ilya Kovalchuk netted a career-high four goals Friday, powering the Thrashers to a 5-2 win and sending the defending Stanley Cup champion Lightning to their sixth straight loss.
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