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In World Juniors news, Team USA stays alive with a 7-0 victory over the Czech Republic, and earns a semifinal rematch against Canada. More on the World Junior tournament, plus continued movement in the NHL CBA discussions and perhaps the creepiest marketing ploy in hockey history.
New Year, New Management at Five For Howling - Five For Howling
All hail King Carl.
Happy days ahead for hockey fans in 2013 - AZCentral
Sarah McClellan with 5 predictions for the new year.
World Junior Championships News
2013 IIHF World Junior Championship: USA vs. Czech Republic QF Recap - The United States of Hockey
Domination. Next up for Team USA is a rematch with Canada on Thursday morning.
Russia eliminates Switzerland in shootout to advance to semis - TSN
The Russians came from behind to keep their medal hopes alive.
World Junior hockey 2013: IIHF failing to generate interest (unless you're in Canada) - SBNation.com
The IIHF is missing out on a glorious opportunity.
NHLPA to review NHL's counter-proposal - sportsnet.ca
...and the dance continues.
NHL Winter Classic - Emptiness in Hockeytown shows lockout's steep price - ESPN
Yesterday should have been a day to celebrate the game. Too bad the CBA got in the way.
Portland Pirates: Wednesday | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram
The Pirates will face the Providence Bruins tonight in Portland.
News From Around the Hockey World
Behold, the Indoor Winter Classic’s championship trophy and fake snow (VIDEO) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
Everything about this is just a hilarious jab at the NHL's stupidity.
Canada Should Push for a No-Olympics CBA - Winging It In Motown
In all the CBA talk, the Olympics are not a huge consideration, nor should they be. The NHL should be opposed.
Should NHL expand the Stanley Cup Playoffs by four teams? | Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
The NHL may be considering a format similar to that used by Major League Baseball in their playoffs this year.
The Final Howl