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The Kassassin becomes a Senator

| March 12, 2013 | 0 Comments
The Kassassin becomes a Senator

Big announcement: Today, the Ottawa Senators acquired Matt Kassian in a trade with the Minnesota Wild to bring some heft and sandpaper into their lineup. Kassian will be joining the team for his first practice on Thursday.

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Hockey in my Blood

| April 12, 2012 | 0 Comments
Hockey in my Blood

I have hockey in my blood. My Uncle played for the Edmonton Oilers, and my Grandpa Ed played for Team Canada when they won the 1955 World Hockey Championships.

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More Than Just a Pretty Fight

| March 8, 2012 | 0 Comments
More Than Just a Pretty Fight

The moment Matt Kassian knew his future in hockey might be as an enforcer came on his first shift in the WHL. He was just 16, when the biggest player on the ice sidled up to him and asked him if he wanted to go.

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First (and second) NHL Goal

| March 2, 2012 | 0 Comments
First (and second) NHL Goal

Grab that puck! It will forever belong to the Kassassin, who scored his first and second NHL goals and came a post shy of a hat-trick. That, and 3rd Star of the Game!!

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That’s Gotta Be Some Kind of Record

| January 1, 2012 | 0 Comments
That’s Gotta Be Some Kind of Record

Two minutes twelve seconds of ice time. Two fights. Twenty penalty minutes. And FIRST STAR of the game. That’s got to be a new NHL record of some sort!

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Legacy MMA

| April 12, 2011 | 1 Comment
Legacy MMA

To quote the recent words of UFC quote machine Chael Sonnen, opponents must feel like they are “skating on really thin ice with really sharp skates” when going up against enforcer Matt Kassian.

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