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2009-01-17 21:09:53

Zach Parise had a goal and an assist Saturday night to pace the New Jersey Devils to a 3-1 victory over the New York Islanders. Travis Zajac and David Clarkson also scored for the Devils, who are 4-1-0 thus far on a six-game road trip. Scott Clemmensen made 32 saves to earn his 17th win. Blake Comeau had the lone goal and Yann Danis stopped 33 shots for the Islanders, who are winless in 2009 after losing seven straight since a Dec. 31 victory against Florida.

2008-12-30 23:20:48

Zach Parise scored twice and Jay Pandolfo made the winning goal late in the third period Tuesday, powering New Jersey over St. Louis 4-3. Brian Rolston added the other goal for the Devils, who have won four of their last six games. New Jersey goalie Scott Clemmensen stopped 28 shots. Brad Boyes and David Backes scored for the Blues, losers in four of five contests. Manny Legace allowed four goals on 26 shots for the loss.

2008-12-17 21:35:28

David Clarkson's unassisted goal in the third period Wednesday helped provide the New Jersey Devils a 5-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres. Clarkson's sixth goal this season gave New Jersey an insurmountable 4-2 lead at 6:04 of the third period. Also scoring in the third was Brian Rolston at 9:31 after Clarkson's assist. Travis Zajac, Zach Parise (power play) and Bryce Salvador all scored once each. Jamie Langenbrunner and Patrik Elias both had two assists, while goalie Scott Clemmensen made 23...

2008-12-10 21:22:32

Travis Zajac broke a scoreless tie with 2:21 remaining in the second period Wednesday and New Jersey dominated the third in downing Pittsburgh 4-1. Scott Clemmensen made 26 saves in what was the Devils' eighth win in nine games. Zach Parise and Dainius Zubrus scored during the first half of the third period to extend New Jersey's lead to 3-0 and Patrick Elias chipped in an empty-net goal with 41 seconds to play. Clemmensen had his bid for what would have been his first shutout in five seasons...

2008-07-21 15:00:21

By Larissa Theodore, Beaver County Times, Pa. Jul. 21--SPAS and SALONS Audrey Guskey, professor of marketing at Duquesne University, said spas and salons are not hurting as much as fitness centers because they are more affordable, convenient and close by. "People scrimp on certain things like vacations, but they'll splurge on a tanning center or spa treatment or getting their nails done," Guskey said. "People will be thrifty, cut coupons for food, or do buy-one-get-one, but they're not...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'