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Rick DiPietro pulled after 5 goals

Updated: March 2, 2013, 12:47 AM ET
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A tough few weeks for Rick DiPietro didn't get any better Friday night.

The demoted New York Islanders goalie, making his first start for the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, allowed five goals on just 12 shots before being pulled after the first period of an AHL game against the Connecticut Whale in Hartford, Conn.

DiPietro was beaten by Chris Kreider -- the young forward just sent back down to the AHL by the New York Rangers on Thursday -- just 2:59 into the game. He allowed another ...

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