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In case you missed this beautiful, beautiful news: Taylor Hall is a Hart Trophy finalist. He’s joined by Anze Kopitar Nathan MacKinnon for the honor as finalists for the NHL’s trophy for the most valuable player. What do you think? Will Taylor win? [ESPN]
Blake Coleman, Brian Gibbons, Will Butcher and Keith Kinkaid will play for Team USA in the upcoming World Championship games.
Tom Wilson was once again involved with a controversial play and what looked to be a goal for the Penguins was disallowed in Game 2 of the Pittsburgh-Washington series. That series is tied 1-1. [ESPN]
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