The last Monday of August brings us very little in the way of actual hockey news. However, across the NHL guys are arriving back into town and preparing for the coming season. Coyotes rookie camp is less than 2 weeks away!
OEL Sighting………. No Neckbeard! - Yotesgurl Presents…..
Yotesgurl presents a bit of Swedish television.
Cleaning Out The Tidbit Closet - Yotesgurl Presents…..
Rumors abound on Tik and center possibilities.
More links after the jump...
News From Around the Hockey World
NHL 2011-2012 schedule spreadsheet posted - On the Forecheck
Dirk's helps us all out again this year.
Nervous about potential NHL labor strife next year? Daniel Paille isn’t - ProHockeyTalk
I little early to be nervous period.
World Junior Club Cup Begins in Omsk - Puck Worlds
Unfortunately, no Canadian or USHL junior clubs will be participating.
Mike Modano Will Make Decision on Retirement in September - Defending Big D
After last season's performance in the D, I'm pretty certain the decision is obvious, at least to the rest of us.
Selanne 'optimistic about playing another season - The Orange County Register
Smart money says he comes back this year. Unlike Modano, the Finnish Flash looked anything but done last season.
The Final Howl
Become a fan of Five For Howling on Facebook, follow us on Twitter (Five For Howling - @Five4Howling, Travis - @TravisHair, Jordan - @JordanEllel, Carl - @CP2Devil, Paul - @pabecker, Ben - @BenShroyer), or subscribe to the RSS feed. Email us by clicking the envelope icons at the bottom of the page.