Cherry Picking: March 15, 2013

Cory and Lu battle for #1, Henrik's slick move & a Danish B-day

Friday, 15.03.2013 / 1:22 PM
Colin Hope

Henrik Sedin undresses Chris Mason on penalty shot

Henrik Sedin letting Ben Kuzma about his penalty shot: "AV asked to get a power play instead of me going down on a penalty shot. I had that move and I tried it."

Roberto Luongo runs over Cory Schneider literally in the battle to become number one

Roberto Luongo and Cory Schneider teamed up for some comedy gold during TSN’s first intermission with their hilarious battle to be number one.

Ebbett the spark plug for energized Canucks effort

Scoring three points in an NHL game is tough enough, but inspiring the Province’s Tony Gallagher to write a glowing article following your game is a totally other thing. Andrew Ebbett did both last night.

The Game according to Twitter

Steve Pinizzotto came flying out the gate like he had been waiting, well 28 years, to make his NHL debut. Not only did he blow up the Pred’s Kevin Klein, he blew up Twitter as well.

Rapid Fire

- We want to wish a "tillykke med fødselsdagen" to Jannik Hansen. For those of you who haven’t been practicing their Danish, that’s Happy Birthday.

- Brendan Gaunce set a new career high in points with a hat-trick on Wednesday as his Belleville Bulls clinched the OHL’s East Division banner. The Bulls finish up their regular season with two games on the weekend. Also in the OHL Frank Corrado and Evan McEneny have both set career highs in points and they finish up their regular seasons on the road.

- Nicklas Jensen and Jordan Schroeder will try and light the lamp in back to back games with the Chicago Wolves heading to Rockford tonight.

- Meanwhile, over in Sweden, 2011 draft pick, Finally, in Swedish Elite League playoff action, Henrik Tommernes and Frolunda face Lulea in game two of their series. Tommernes recorded an assist in Frolunda’s game one loss.

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