HockeyBuzz.com - Dee Karl - Isles vs Sens Game Day
Meanwhile, back in Bridgeport, the Sound Tigers and Rick DiPietro are quietly playing hard, winning games and sometimes earning points.
Rick had his first shut-out in years and is playing quite well. Yes, this is the AHL level, but it is important for the organization and for Rick to find his game. It's also important for future Isles star Nino Niederreiter to see the relentless work ethic of an NHL star smacked with adversity at every turn.
These are lessons -- and they are all learning.