Questions Begin at Third Draft Slot as Top Prospects Perform at Combine - NYTimes.com
The top draft-eligible hockey players in the world participated in a two-day series of tests, but the probable first and second choices appeared to go unchanged.
Arizona Coyotes Aren’t Going Anywhere - Howlin' Hockey
Rumors were flying again that the Arizona Coyotes may now be moving to Las Vegas. Gary Bettman denied that the team is moving anywhere, and is doing well.
Bolts, beer and sun: How Lightning fans watch Stanley Cup Final, outside arena walls | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
The Tampa Bay Lightning fans seated in them couldn’t snag a ticket to Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final, so they did the next best thing.
2015 Stanley Cup Finals: What is the status of goalie Ben Bishop now? - Raw Charge
Just what happened that took Ben Bishop out of game 2, and what is his status for game 3?
Blackhawks' Bryan Bickell, Trevor van Riemsdyk 'could play' in Game 3 - Second City Hockey
Quenneville: "I think he's healthy."
2015 Stanley Cup Final: Andrei Vasilevskiy is a pretty good Plan B in net for the Tampa Bay Lightning - Raw Charge
If Ben Bishop is indeed injured, the Tampa Bay Lightning have a pretty solid Plan B in 20-year old netminder Andrei Vasilevskiy, who made 5 saves in Game 2 and earned the win to even up the Stanley Cup Final series with the Chicago Blackhawks.
The Lightning are trying to keep an Army Captain from selling his Stanley Cup tickets - SBNation.com
Not the best way to treat your fans.
News From Around the Hockey World
Report: NHL-KHL nearing transfer agreement | ProHockeyTalk
The NHL hasn't had one with Russia since 2004.
Source on Potential Nash Trade: "They're Just Rumors" - Blueshirt Banter
Media reports and general whispers are circulating the hockey world regarding the Rangers discussing the idea of trading Rick Nash. As of now, they're interesting thoughts but not much beyond that.
Wild's Thomas Vanek undergoes surgery to repair hernia | theScore
Vanek is expected to be fully recovered in six weeks, and be at full strength for training camp.
Report: Avs unlikely to re-sign Hejda or Wilson | ProHockeyTalk
Stefan Elliott has also fallen out of favor with the organization.
2015 New Jersey Devils Offseason: Not a Good Year for Free Agent Left Wingers - In Lou We Trust
The New Jersey Devils do not have a pressing need for left wingers as they do for right wingers. That's good because as this post shows, the impending group of unrestricted free agent left wingers are unimpressive at best.
Report: Bruins won’t re-sign Carl Soderberg | ProHockeyTalk
His three-year, $3.025 million deal expires on July 1.
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