Your links for today:
The NHLPA's counter-proposal features an interesting new concept: trading and/or selling for cap space. Is it good for the NHL? [Puck Daddy]
Team Canada won the four-game Canada-Russia Junior Challenge series with an OT goal: [CBC]
From the category of "Can you tell it's a slow news day?" comes this link: today's NHL jerseys in 8-bit form: [Backhand Shelf]
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