Seven days until professional hockey returns to Jobing.com Arena. Until then we've got links for you.
From Daigle To Datsyuk: Team USA, U-20 Camp - Hockey Prospectus
Includes blurb regarding Connor Murphy's performance.
$5.7 million in legal expenses a burden in Glendale budget
Dealing with multiple legal issues will do that. Even better reason to find an owner.
More links after the jump...
News From Around the Hockey World
Wade Belak's mother says he suffered from depression - The Globe and Mail
Mirtle will a number of different angles on the story.
Jumping To Conclusions: Concussions, Suicides and CTE - The Copper & Blue
Derek Zona asks for patience.
Hockey deaths deserve study, not speculation - Elliotte Friedman
Level headed reaction is what we expect from Friedman. He doesn't disappoint.
Outrage Over Wings-Amway Deal - Winging It In Motown
Wings sponsorship deal appears a bit controversial.
A conversation with Tampa Bay Lightning star Steven Stamkos - Lightning Strikes
Bolts beat writer Damian Cristodero speaks with Stamkos about several items including head shots. (s/t Raw Charge)
Brown hockey players rescue three at Little Compton beach - The Providence Journal
Nice human interest story.
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