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October 30, 1992

October 30, 1992

The Hockey News has been providing the most comprehensive coverage of the world of hockey since 1947. In each issue, you'll find news, features and opinions about the NHL and leagues across North America and the world.

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Did softball cause knee woes? Richer gives an emphatic ‘No’

Controversy continues to shadow New Jersey Devils’ winger Stephane Richer closer than a Selke Trophy winner. Richer, still bothered by a chronically sore left knee Devils’ doctors claim can’t be helped by surgery, was benched Oct. 14 against the New York Rangers after coach Herb Brooks said he was in poor physical condition. Although Brooks downplayed his decision, he suggested an off-season of softball in Montreal may have played a part in Richer’s slow start. Richer had no goals and four assists in his first five games. He scored 29 goals in 74 games last season. “He’s such a gifted softball player and he spent some time at it,” Brooks said. “I’m not mad about it. A lot of other guys spent their time on the golf course. But I don’t think he…

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UNDER PRESSURE

Tampa GM Esposito accused of assault-P.7 History says it’s wrong to count out Oilers too soon-P.40 Return of 4-on-4 no big deal: Few goals scored-P.6 Alexandre Daigle Alexandre Quebec ace chases ghosts of LaFontaine & Lemieux-P.2 Senators’ promotional supplement WHA gone but not forgotten 20 years after its birth-P.16 Hartford Whaler Sean Burke is one of 24 guys who have something to prove this season-P.4…

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SCOREBOARD

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NHL SUMMARIES

NOTE Unofficial game summaries provided by National Hockey League; (shots on goal/plus-minus); SA-shots against; GA-goals against; ENG-empty net goals; DEC-decision, charged to goaltenders of record when deciding goal is scored. MONDAY, OCT. 12 TUESDAY, OCT. 13 WEDNESDAY, OCT. 14 THURSDAY, OCT. 15 FRIDAY, OCT. 16 SATURDAY, OCT. 17 SUNDAY, OCT. 18…