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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of skate.


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  • Ovechkin skated in and put a shot through defenseman Filip Kuba's legs - the second time he'd gone through Kuba's legs for a score - and past goaltender Alex Auld.

  • Notes: C Mats Sundin skated with his new teammates for the first time since signing with Vancouver on Dec. 18.

  • Malkin skated directly in front of his net and attempted a pass to Rob Scuderi that was picked off by Hagman, who beat Marc-Andre Fleury to make it 4-1.

  • Sedin skated into the dressing room for treatment seconds after giving the Canucks the lead for good.

  • He skated from the left boards, turned and ripped a rising, screened shot from the circle that beat Ellis high on the glove side.

  • Semin skated right past the Washington bench, and Boudreau was surprised he shot.

  • The game almost spun out of control at 8: 36 of the period when Jordin Tootoo gave a little elbow to goalie Marty Turco after the two skated from the back boards out near the right post of the goal.

  • PITTSBURGH (AP) - Evgeni Malkin skated off the ice with a nasty gash on his left cheek, a souvenir from a game that was better suited for May than for March.

  • After Chimera made it 2-0, Ovechkin skated up the left wing to the top of the circle, his hard shot eluding Leclaire.

  • Guerin skated inside the right circle and zipped a drive over Biron's right shoulder at 8: 30, giving the captain 20 goals in his first season with the Islanders.


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