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Pierre Pilote was a Hall of Fame defenseman who helped the Chicago Blackhawks win the Stanley Cup in 1961.
Smith also assisted on Johns’ goal, dropping a pass back into the slot for the defenseman.
UConn took control early when Elmore scored 40 seconds in, assisted by junior defenseman Liane Keegans.
Saturday, the Panthers were close to agreeing on an eight-year extension for defenseman Mike Matheson, the blueliner Tallon saw as doing for the Panthers what Norris Trophy-winning Duncan Keith does for Chicago.
O’Donnell and Schultz picked up assists on Cincinnati defenseman Chris Leone’s first-period goal (12:00).
Before Hischier, the NHL was introduced to Nashville defenseman Roman Josi and Minnesota forward Nino Niederreiter.
But the Panthers tied it midway through the third when defenseman MacKenzie Weegar slapped one past Penguins goalie Matthew Murray for his first NHL goal.
Senior defenseman Jarrett Brown, junior winger Cam Amantea, junior winger Nils Rygaard and Azurdia all missed practice Tuesday with minor injuries but are expected to be OK for UAA's next game.
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