Eakins Praises Nugent-Hopkins' Bobbleheadedness

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Eakins Praises Nugent-Hopkins' Bobbleheadedness
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NHL coaches are finding new, somewhat insulting ways to praise their players. Yesterday, Canucks bench boss John Tortorella called David Booth a “weird dude” — adding “it's good to have weird dudes” — and that was followed by Edmonton's Dallas Eakins, who praised Ryan Nugent-Hopkins….for resembling a bobblehead.

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