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Vernon Fiddler returns to Predators forever grateful | The Tennessean
While the staff's reaction to the reacquisition of Vern Fiddler was a resounding "meh", it's very interesting to see this perspective on it.

CWHL announces game-changing partnership with NHLPA | Puck Daddy
This is very interesting.

Two years after blockbuster deal, who’s the winner of Kane-Myers swap? | The Hockey News
Evander Kane can't stay healthy and everyone else is a mix of good to mediocre. I call it a wash.

Fighting in NHL is down, because it's up to the skilled | Courier Post Online
Voracek doesn't think there's much hitting anymore, which seems incorrect to me.

Bruins get rare win from backup goalie, second in a row under Cassidy | ProHockeyTalk
Was firing Julien the right move??

Eaves scores a pair in Stars' win over Canes - TSN
Is he like Samson, except his powers are in his beard?

Vegas Golden Knights may not be able to trade on March 1 -
It's because they have to finish paying the league before they're allowed to start.

Broward considers razing Panthers’ 19-year-old arena, this isn’t even surprising anymorep | Field of Schemes
Well, if they wait long enough, there's always global warming.

Doc Emrick to call a college game alongside student, echoing Emrick's own start in broadcasting | Awful Announcing
This is not awful at all. Very cool.

NHL - Big Question - Players still see a role for fighting in the game | ESPN
Overall, players are still positive about fighting's existence in the NHL, although they see it being phased out.

Could Sidney Crosby ever win the Selke Trophy? | USA Today
No, because he scores too much. Not to be confused with players who will never win the Selke because they score too little.

Will Ray Bourque's shot streak ever be broken? - TSN
Ovechkin's shot on goal streak has been broken at 315, a long ways off from the record of 360.