Pääjärvi målskytt – utan att veta om det

LOS ANGELES. Det var hans viktigaste mål i NHL någonsin.
Men Magnus Pääjärvi, 25, visste inte ens om att han hade gjort det.
– Haha, nej, pucken träffade min klubba där framför kassen och flög upp i krysset. Visst, jag har nog aldrig gjort ett viktigare mål i ligan med tanke på att det här var en fyrapoängsmatch i jakten på en slutspelsplats, säger Pääjärvi.
Hans fullträff gav St. Louis en 2-0-ledning i bortamötet med Los Angeles Kings i en rysare, som slutade med en 3-1-seger.

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Duffy prepared to entertain & finish in London

Joe Duffy prepares for his lightweight matchup with Reza Madadi at Fight Night London. Photo by Florian Sadler” align=”center” />The last time Joe Duffy was set to compete close to home, a punch during the last sparring session for his UFC Dublin headliner against Dustin Poirier ended those plans with a concussion that forced “Irish Joe” to pull out of the fight at the last minute. Fast forward almost two years and, this time, the last gym obstacle before his appearance at UFC Fight Night: Manuwa vs. Anderson in London on March 18 has been passed with flying colors. Just having gon … Read the Full Article Here
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Silva-Gastelum set for UFC 212 in Brazil

Following his victory over Vitor Belfort last Saturday, middleweight contender Kelvin Gastelum called for another UFC legend to face off with. On June 3, he gets his wish, as he will battle Brazilian icon Anderson Silva in a UFC 212 bout in Rio de Janeiro.

In the main event of UFC 212, which airs live on Pay-Per-View from Jeunesse Arena, Jose Aldo meets Max Holloway for the undisputed UFC featherweight championship.A former Ultimate Fighter winner who scored five wins at welterweight, the 25-year-old Gastelum is making even more noise at 185 pounds, where he has knocked out … Read the Full Article Here
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Reasons to Watch Fight Night London

The last time the UFC went to London, it was a legendary showdown between Anderson Silva and current middleweight champion Michael Bisping that headlined on UFC FIGHT PASS. This time around the focus has been placed on the rising prospects within the UFC ranks, and specifically those in Europe. These are the reasons to watch UFC Fight Night London Saturday on UFC FIGHT PASS. 1 – The KO artist main events in hometown The most dangerous puncher on the UFC roster is arguably Anthony “Rumble” Johnson, who fights for the light heavyweight title at UFC 210 in a rematch with … Read the Full Article Here
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UFC Unfiltered: Forrest Griffin, Ray Longo

UFC Hall Of Famer Forrest Griffin joins Matt and guest co-host Ray Longo to discuss UFC Fight Night 106: Belfort vs. Gastelum, the UFC Performance Center, hard sparring, training at different gyms, and much more. Before that, Matt and Ray talk about recently announced fights like Bisping vs. GSP, the stacked UFC 211 card, and more.Some of the highlights from Episode 77 of UFC Unfiltered include:Forrest on Vitor Belfort’s “Legend League” idea Forrest on his regrets Forrest on benefitting from jet lag in sparring Forrest on the UFC Performance Institute Read the Full Article Here
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