Here are your links for today:
Great intro from the Lightning game:
Blake Speers will likely miss more than a month following a fractured wrist injury. [Sault Star]
An interesting look at deflected goals, which are becoming more common in hockey:
Team USA and Team Canada will meet in an outdoor, preliminary-round game for the 2018 IIHF World Junior Championship next December. [PHT]
Craig Anderson shut out the Oilers in an emotional effort after his wife was diagnosed with cancer. All the best, Nicholle and Craig. [PHT]
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