Wednesday’s Dump & Chase: December

A new month starts.

Koivu to become first Wild player to have number retired
Mikko Koivu will have his No. 9 retired by the Minnesota Wild on March 13 before a game against the Nashville Predators at Xcel Energy Center.

Devils program helping Black-owned businesses in New Jersey
Lloyd Wilson was looking for all the help and connections he could find when he co-founded the Newark Paper Company in 2020 just as the coronavirus pandemic raged across the world.

Canadiens' Molson emerges as leader fans have been craving

Evander Kane's agent on NHL future: 'We're looking at all the options'
Kane will play for the Barracuda.

Why Marc Bergevin Went From Cup Finalist to Fired in Six Months - The Hockey News

Three Things We Learned in Week 7 of the 2021-22 NHL Season - The Hockey News

Prospect Roundup: November's Stock Watch Update - The Hockey News
Some prospect updates from THN.

Montreal Canadiens Carey Price skating -
Hi Carey!!!!

Is it only a matter of time before Canucks shake things up? - Video - TSN
Changes in Canuck-land?

The Flyers are bad - Broad Street Hockey
Are the Flyers bad?

Evgeni Malkin nearing closer to season debut, Bryan Rust placed on IR - PensBurgh
Could Geno be back sooner than later?

In the DeBrusk situation, there’s plenty of blame to go around - Stanley Cup of Chowder
Could Jake DeBrusk end up on another team?

An ode to the B’s wingers, who’re making the middle six bearable - Stanley Cup of Chowder
Another from our friends at Stanley Cup of Chowder; the wingers in Boston are doing good work.

Chicago Blackhawks prospects updates: - Second City Hockey
Milwaukee faced off against Rockford last weekend, and Rockford has some solid blueliners.

Devils' Jack Hughes agrees to eight-year, $64M contract extension
This is a huge deal for Jack Hughes.

Five NHL quarter-mark thoughts: Finding out what your team really is
The Red Wings and Ducks are .... fun?