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Laine prospects 3 Stars on the 7 days

Ny – Winnipeg Jets right wing Patrik Laine, Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury and Tampa Bay Lightning correct wing Nikita Kucherov are actually named the NHL’s “Three Stars” for that 7 days ending Nov. 25. First STAR – PATRIK LAINE, RW, WINNIPEG JETSLaine led the NHL with 11 aims (and details) in 4 online games to electricity the Jets (13-7-2, 28 factors) into a pair of victories. He scored his sixth occupation hat trick, such as the winning objective, inside a 6-3 conquer the Vancouver Canucks Nov. 19. Laine extra two far more ambitions inside a 6-3 decline to the Calgary Flames Nov. 21 and afterwards 1 aim within a 4-2 defeat against the Minnesota Wild Nov. 23. He capped the week that has a career-high and franchise-record five targets (including the winner) within an 8-4 victory against the St. Louis Blues Nov. 24. In doing this, Laine registered the 57th five-goal effectivene s in NHL heritage plus the 1st since Feb. two, 2011 (Johan Franzen). At 20 years, 219 times, he became the 3rd distinct participant in League historical past to publish a five-goal sport just before his 21st birthday, signing up for Wayne Gretzky (2x) and Don Murdoch. The Tampere, Finland, indigenous paces the NHL with 19 objectives and a few hat tricks in 22 contests this period (19-3-22). His 16 goals in November (16-1-17 in 10 GP) are an additional Jets/Thrashers report along with the most by any participant in one calendar month since December 1996 (Mario Lemieux: 17-10-27 in fifteen GP).2nd STAR – MARC-ANDRE FLEURY, G, VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTSFleury stopped 81 from the eighty three pictures he confronted, likely 3-0-0 using a 0.sixty five goals-against common, .976 save share and two shutouts to elevate the Golden Knights (12-12-1, 25 factors) into 3rd put in the Pacific Division. He designed 19 will save in a very 3-2 extra time win against the Arizona Coyotes Nov. 21. Fleury then accomplished back-to-back shutouts, denying 29 pictures within a two 0 victory above the Calgary Flames Nov. 23 and creating 33 saves in a 6-0 triumph in opposition to the San Jose Sharks Nov. 24. In doing this, Fleury acquired his League-leading fifth shutout from the period – only ten goaltenders inside the NHL’s expansion period (considering that 1967-68) have gathered as many via their team’s opening 25 online games of a campaign, which include Fleury in 2014-15 (w/ PIT). The 33-year-old Sorel, Que., indigenous is 12-8-1 all round in 2018-19 (21 GP), compiling a two.33 goals-against typical and .913 help save percentage.3rd STAR – NIKITA KUCHEROV, RW, TAMPA BAY LIGHTNINGKucherov shared the League lead with seven helps and ranked second in general with nine points in 4 video games (2-7-9) to propel the Lightning (17-6-1, 35 details) into a trio of wins. He scored as soon as inside a 3-2 reduction to your Nashville Predators Nov. 19. Kucherov then posted consecutive three-point performances, registering 1-2-3 in the 7-3 triumph over the Florida Panthers Nov. 21 and matching a profe sion significant with three helps in a 4-2 victory against the Chicago Blackhawks Nov. 23. He closed the week with two additional helpers in the 5-2 win above the new Jersey Devils Nov. 25. The 25-year-old Maykop, Ru sia, indigenous shares third spot in the NHL with 23 a sists and places fourth all round with 32 factors in 24 appearances this season (9-23-32).

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The Only Woman Composer

Above the traffic of the street below, pocking the low periwinkle sky with polka-dots of errant lighting, colour, Maryam was twiddling her thumbs.  Outside the wall-wide window, the vehicles in this, one of Beirut’s most uppity zones, made honking sounds like tweezers or like thick blobs of sound on the air, with the odd swift [...]

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Reeds from Red Lips – Dr. Pamela Chrabieh (American University in Dubai News)

AUD School of Arts and Sciences Associate Professor of Middle Eastern Studies Dr. Pamela Chrabieh has recently edited and published a book entitled Reeds from Red Lips on Arts and Gender in Southwestern Asia. The book includes diverse stories told through poetry and prose in English, French, Modern Standard Arabic and Lebanese, and encompasses a [...]

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A Little Empathy Would Go A Long Way

I attended a Dubai Slam Poetry session few days ago and one of the talented young poets, Syrian Sarah Tamimi, told the story of war through a daughter’s promise to her departed mother: ‘Don’t look back’… What I understood from Sarah’s tearful performance which content evoked my own experience in Lebanon’s physical war zone in [...]

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Wonder Women

As a female, growing up in Saudi has had a huge impact on my lifestyle, perceptions and way of thinking. Although I am not originally from Saudi, living there my whole life has affected me enormously in different aspects of my life such as the way I speak and dress up. Moreover, as the Middle [...]

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Crazy World!

I read in a post on Facebook about “a dog who got a new chance at life”. How many human beings would like to be that dog and get a new chance at life? Statistics, studies, numbers, researches, all come together to classify what and how to give a new chance to the person who [...]

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Many women have been exposed to cruel mistreatment from family members and partners in life. Women who are exposed to domestic violence often experience physical, mental or spiritual traumas that can be worsen if they are not addressed. Furthermore it is common for women in an abusive relationship not to recall many aspects of their [...]

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Nazret Mogtama3 نظرة مجتمع

I’m a 20 year old Muslim Egyptian girl who was born and raised in Dubai. However, I visit my home country every year (…). In my family, I’m the only girl who is not wearing a Hijab and I get judged for that – ‘a girl who doesn’t fulfill her religious duties’. It used to [...]

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مرأةٌ جوهر كتاب

  أنا كتابٌ لا تحدّه الصفحاتُ، أمامي مدافعٌ تودّ بطلقاتها وضعَ فواصلٍ تفصلني عن معادي.   أمامي أيسٌ يضع في صُلبيَ حركاتٍ تحرّك أحشائي لتقيّدها، فتخضّها أرجائي وتبصقها أمعائي.   تحتي ثلوجٌ تريدني مستريحةً خامدة تتلفّقني وتمحي دهوري فلا ينبت عشبٌ ولا تمطر الدوالي.   على مياه ملاعبي بجعٌ أسود ضاق ذرعاً بالألوان، وحده لا [...]

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Are We Dead Yet?

The puss oozes from many places in a body ravaged by a cancer inherited down generation after generation. The smell lingers in the air of rotten tomatoes, half emptied bottles of shampoo, a leftover kebbe. The flies feast on gangrene, it celebrates with a nightmarish buzzing the filth that covers a society deadened to its [...]

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