I haven't really been paying attention, but apparently Canada took first place in something or other today. Congratulations, I guess. Now we can return to the important games. Only 4 more days until the Preds are back on the ice…who's excited?
Nashville Predators hope time off helped players | The Tennessean
Somehow, I don't think a lack of rest has been the problem this year.
Rinne progressing well, Trotz still cautious - Examiner.com
Because he's "progressed well" several times already this season.
Hard Times Continue; Ads lose 4-1 | Admirals Roundtable
Hugs for you, Milwaukee.
Around the Wide Wide World of Hockey
Dan Bylsma deserves blame for USA Hockey’s Olympic embarrassment | Puck Daddy
This is a bit shocking, because I was under the impression the coach is never to blame. Still, we have to start somewhere.
Team USA lets down country with embarrassing bronze medal game | Post-to-Post
NHL Trade Deadline Playbook: Western Conference-TSN
People keep talking about this Forsberg guy, but I don't think he exists. I mean, has anyone actually seen him?
Sharks’ Torres ready to return following torn ACL | ProHockeyTalk
He's medically cleared to go blow out someone else's ACL as soon as the season resumes.
Three ideas to keep women's hockey relevant until 2018 | Puck Drunk Love
All great ideas.
Gretzky thinks NHL players should play in Olympics | FOX Sports
I thought I was against it, but now I don't know what to think.
Seattle NHL Expansion Announcement Could Happen 'Within Weeks'-The Hockey Writers
NHL Draft Rankings: Top 10 QMJHL prospects - Sportsnet.ca
Only three of these guys are "Preds Eligible", with the possible addition of #8, who's been labeled "tough to play against".
Phil Kessel Is Not A Smelling Salts Aficionado-Deadspin
A-to-Z of Why Canada Sucks - SportsPickle
Excellent job here. Very thorough.
Sochi Bear Mascot Taunts U.S. Hockey Team During Olympic Loss to Finland - SI.com
Careful buddy. That suit looks flammable.