Here are your links for today:
Travis Zajac’s agent on a trade proposal: “We were presented with something, but Travis was not willing to waive at this time. We’ll see about the future after the season.” [Sportsnet]
Looks like our favorite son Nico will participate in the accuracy shooting portion of the skills competition at All-Star Weekend tonight. [NHL]
So who is Nikita Gusev? What is he like on the ice? Off it? A poll of his Devils teammates here: [The Athletic ($)]
And another poll of the Devils players on what they want to learn from the soon-to-be-introduced player tracking data coming to the NHL: [The Athletic ($)]
The headline here is just something else: “Did Gritty punch a 13-year-old boy in the back? Philadelphia detectives are investigating.” [Philadelphia Inquirer]
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