The US and Canada played last night, but you likely were sleeping (and so were we), the Pirates, Glads, and Sundogs all won, and the NHL and NHLPA continue to talk without negotiating, or something...
World Junior Championships News
USA vs. Canada, WJC 2013: Preview, TV schedule, game time and more - SBNation.com
Team USA will challenge Team Canada in the World Junior Championship on Sunday morning.
United States aims to bounce back by beating Canada Sunday - 2013 World Junior Championship
The players and coaches of Team USA know the perfect tonic for overcoming a heartbreaking loss to Russia -- a victory over archrival Canada.
NHL.com - Russians, Swedes win; top respective groups - 2013 World Junior Championship
The Russians routed the Germans while Sweden also remained undefeated at the World Juniors.
NHL lockout 2012: League makes positive movement with new offer - SBNation.com
The NHL has canceled games through January 14, and the drop-dead date to save the 2013 season is now clear. Nothing you don't know already if you've been playing along, but this is the spot to stay up-to-date.
NHL memo to off-ice officials a harbinger of lockout’s end? | Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
Apparently the first contact to off ice officials mirrors contact that was made before the last work stoppage ended; I'm still not holding my breath here.
Special Teams, Goaltending, fuel Pirates to Win - Official Website of the Portland Pirates
Mark Visentin stopped 24 of 25 shots to grab the 2-1 win.
Glads Wallop Greenville, 6-2 - Gwinnett Gladiators
Coyotes prospect Louis Domingue won his 10th game in his last 11 starts with a 32 save effort.
Sundogs Defeat Blaze, 4-1: Sundogs News
The Sundogs scored early and held on for the victory.
News From Around the Hockey World
ASU Hockey: Sun Devils Get Big 5-3 Win, Split Canadian Series - House of Sparky
ASU beat Simon Fraser University after a devastating loss to the University of British Columbia.
Boston College Eagles' Jerry York sets hockey wins record with No. 925 - ESPN Boston
Congratulations to an NCAA coaching legend.
Flyers, Penguins join forces to promote youth hockey | ProHockeyTalk
Something about this doesn't feel right exactly.
The Final Howl
Watch SPHL’s Huntsville Havoc and Mississippi Surge engage in bench-filling brawl (VIDEO) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
Who doesn't love some minor league mayhem.