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NBC SPORTS PRO HOCKEY TALK: Jordan Eberle was the AHL’s player of the month, while Justin Schultz took rookie of the month honors.
KHL.RU: Evgeni Malkin had four points (1 goal, 3 assists) and Sergei Gonchar 3 assists as Mettalurg Magnitogorsk defeated Spartak Moscow 7-4.
Joe Pavelski scored twice and Pekka Rinne made 34 saves as Dinamo Minsk down Yugra Khanty-Mansiysk 7-5.
CANOE.CA: Andrei Markov picked up a “Gordie Howe hat trick” (goal, assist, fight) as Vityaz Chekhov beat Barys Astana 5-3.
DENVER POST: Colorado Avalanche star Gabriel Landeskog has finished playing for Djurgarden of the Swedish League. It’s believed tax reasons are why he’s made this decision.