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Search Our Archive of Gaming Articles Goals Will Increase Due To NHL Lockout

4 October 2005

MONTREAL, Quebec -- (PRESS RELEASE) -- How much of an effect will last season's lockout have on this year's NHL season? In anticipation of the NHL's opening night scheduled for this Wednesday, October 5, predicts an increase in scoring.

" believes that the time off for the players will have a huge impact on the game," said Mike Foreman, spokesperson. "With team defenses not as strong as they should be, and with the new rule of no grabbing and holding in the neutral zone, we think there's going to be an increase in goals scored this season versus the last regular season in 2003-2004." Continued Foreman, "Among the NHL stars, we're looking at Jerome Iginla of the Calgary Flames to score a lot of goals." According to, Iginla is favored at 2.5 to 1 to have the most goals of any NHL player this upcoming season.

In addition to the NHL player scoring the most goals, has posted odds for the player to have the most points. Conversely, also posted odds on which goalie will have the best goals against average.

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