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Road to the Cup - May 24, 1980 -- Isles 5, Philadelphia 4 (OT) (Isles win best-of-7 series AND STANLEY CUP 4-2)

40 Years Ago Today By Eric Hornick Game 6 Isles 5,  Philadelphia 4 The Stanley Cup is ours!   Bob Nystrom converted a pass from John Tonelli...

Friday, March 13, 2015

The Skinny asks: What do Dan Hamhuis, Paul Martin, Zbynek Michalek, Jarome Iginla & Benoit Pouliot all have in common?

As Elliotte Friedman notes -- all took less money or term in the past than Isles offered to sign elsewhere.

The worm has turned.

It's the first 2 of Elliotte's "30 Thoughts" column here:

Perhaps the most important comment:  "Boychuk left money on the table, but likes his role and the team." 
Forever1940 is the nom de plume of Eric Hornick, statistician on Islander home telecasts since January 21, 1982. Visit my blog: NYISkinny.com and follow me on Twitter @ehornick

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