Tag Archives: Raffi Torres

NHL Trade Deadline: Gaborik, Pominville Headline Busy Day

Here are the trades that were made before the deadline on Wednesday: The Columbus Blue Jackets acquire forward Marian Gaborik from the New York Rangers for forwards forwards Derek Dorsett and Derick Brassard, defenseman John Moore and a sixth round … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Get Revenge, Blow Out Coyotes

Everyone wanted to see how the Blackhawks would perform in their first game against the Seattle Phoenix Coyotes with Raffi Torres in the lineup. Chicago answered the bell with their most dominant performance of the season. Tweet

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Raffi Torres Suspension Reduced

On Monday, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman reduced the suspension of Phoenix Coyotes forward Raffi Torres by four games. He will now miss the first eight games of the 2012-13 season, instead of 12. The Coyotes seventh game of the season … Continue reading

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NHL Suspends Raffi Torres 25 Games

So the NHL officially says that the on-ice officials blew not one, but THREE violations on the Torres hit; meanwhile, the Phoenix Coyotes organization has consistently believed it was a “hockey play.” Yet Joel Quenneville was fined $10,000 for saying … Continue reading

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Raffi Torres Suspended Indefinitely

Phoenix Coyotes thug forward Raffi Torres has been suspended indefinitely by the NHL after his disgusting hit on Marian Hossa in Tuesday night’s game. The league has requested an in-person hearing with Torres, and had reportedly asked for it to … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Postgame Comments

And here are links to some other opinions on the play: TSN’s Bob McKenzie Yahoo!s Puck Daddy – Greg Wyshynski Chicago Tribune’s Steve Rosenbloom Sportsnet’s Mark Spector Toronto Globe & Mail’s David Shoalts Tweet

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Blackhawks-Coyotes Game 3: Hawks Lose Game, Marian Hossa

On Tuesday night, the Chicago Blackhawks lost to the Phoenix Coyotes 3-2 in overtime. And Raffi Torres sent Marian Hossa to the hospital on a stretcher. Tweet

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