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Josi Talks Life Without Hockey, Praises Citizens of Nashville
It's good to hear from the captain. I can't wait to see #59 on the ice again.

Around the League

Rask open to Bruins contract extension, downplays talk of retirement |
Even though it was reported last week that Rask would possibly retire after his current contract expires, he seems to be interested in looking at possibilities to extend with the Bruins. He will be 34 when his contract expires.

Avalanche players 'recovering well' from coronavirus, Landeskog says
Here's some positivity for your Wednesday.

Fiala having career season for Wild, has big fan in teammate's household
Hi, Kevin.

Ducks express how much they miss their fans in video
This is a great gesture from the Ducks to their fans.

With triplets at home, Alex Pietrangelo has a nice diversion from the uncertainty surrounding his future - TheHockeyNews
I'd be pretty occupied with triplets, too.

Will Alex Pietrangelo be a Blue next season?

Is St. Louis Blues prospect Scott Perunovich the best Minnesota-Duluth D-man ever? - TheHockeyNews
Read up on one of St. Louis's top prospects here.

Backdraft 2008: Redoing the top 10 picks from the '08 NHL draft - TheHockeyNews
These re-drafts are pretty fun. This re-draft has Nashville selecting Braden Holtby.

The NHL shutdown is one more challenge in a season of many for the Blue Jackets - TheHockeyNews
The Blue Jackets have had a crazy season. How will they fare if the season restarts in the next few months or so? They could benefit from a healed-up lineup.

Trevor Zegras will lead the next generation of Anaheim Ducks - TheHockeyNews
Trevor Zegras was selected at #9 in the 2019 draft and just signed his entry-level deal with Anaheim.

NHL extends self-quarantine period for players, staff to April 15 -
The self-quarantine for NHLers has extended another few weeks.

Why Maple Leafs are competing for free agent Alexander Barabanov -
I'm sure the Maple Leafs aren't the only folks looking at Alexander Barbanov. Read about the skilled winger here.

Pietrangelo says Blues teammate Bouwmeester in good health -
It's good to hear that Jay Bouwmeester is doing well in this crazy time. The veteran defender is a light for his teammates.

Calder Trophy Tier List: Hughes vs. Makar too close to call -
This one is a tough call. Cale Makar has the benefit of playing on a loaded Avalanche squad, but Quinn Hughes has carried the Canucks in his first "full" NHL season. I'm going with Hughes, and I'm probably wrong.