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  • Notes: Handzus is expected to get a second opinion before undergoing surgery to repair a torn ACL. - Hockey - Vancouver vs. Chicago

  • Blessings: Philadelphia's center ice trio of Forsberg, Primeau and Michael Handzus is formidable and now they have size and skill on the blue line. - Gonchar gets to be with, not against, Penguins

  • Michal Handzus and Ryane Clowe scored shootout goals and the San Jose Sharks celebrated captain Joe Thornton's 1,000th NHL game with a 4-3 victory over the Devils Friday night in Newark.

    Devils Lose in Overtime

  • It suddenly became a one-goal game when Michal Handzus scored with 4: 43 remaining.

    Canada sets up rematch against USA with 3-2 win against Slovakia

  • Center Michal Handzus and winger Fredrik Modin moved up to the second line to join Dustin Brown, while Alexander Frolov and Brad Richardson dropped down to the third line and picked up center Jarret Stoll, who moved up from the fourth line.

    Los Angeles Kings Team Report

  • The only puck that got past him was Michal Handzus 'fourth goal of the season, on a deflection of Kyle Quincey's slap shot from the left point at 15: 06 of the second period.

  • The puck caromed to rookie Oscar Moller, whose one-timer was stopped by Garon before Handzus banged home the rebound at 1: 53 of the period.

  • Handzus triggered the Kings 'rally by taking the puck off Cogliano's stick at the left of the net.

  • Michal Handzus, Alexander Frolov and Peter Harold also scored for the Kings (34-37-11), who didn't qualify for the playoffs.

  • Handzus tied it, with an assist from Simmonds, when he ripped a shot from the left circle that deflected off Sharks defenseman Marc-Edouard Vlasic and past goalie Evgeni Nabokov at 10: 42.


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