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It’s summer, but Taylor Hall is still making our jaws drop:
Ryan Parent has been named as an assistant coach for the Binghamton Devils. [NHL]
Are Erik Karlsson trade talks going to pick back up again?
There is a sense today that Erik Karlsson trade talks have picked up in the last few days. Most likely destinations appear to be Western Conference. There is also a belief VAN has stepped in to see if it is a match.— Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) August 22, 2018
Word is Erik Karlsson does not want to sign an extension with a Canadian team. #Sens— Andy Strickland (@andystrickland) August 23, 2018
Really compelling TSN feature story here on 1986 first overall draft pick and Stanley Cup winner Joe Murphy, who is struggling with depression and is now living homeless on the streets of Northern Ontario: [TSN]
The Leafs have hired Hayley Wickenheiser as the team’s assistant director of player personnel. Wickenheiser is one of a few women in prominent hockey operations roles around the NHL. [TSN]
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