Here are your links for today:
The Devils are almost certainly going to be not great. But what if? Could they be actually good? [The Athletic ($)]
Our guy is putting in some work:
Alexander Holtz racking up the points over in the SHL:
First year draft-eligible forward William Eklund has recorded his 9th point of the SHL season in 13 games. NJD prospect Holtz with his 10th point of the season on the same play.— Corey Pronman (@coreypronman) November 19, 2020
What sort of influence does Marty have in the Devils organization? How good is our prospect pool really? Those questions and more in this Devils-centric mailbag? [The Athletic ($)]
The league is asking the players to tweak some of the financials in their agreement as we zero (hopefully) in on a 2020-2021 season. The players, having agreed to a new CBA just a few months ago, are not thrilled. [Sportsnet] [The Athletic ($)] [ESPN]
What do you think?
Click through to this thread by our friend Julie Robenhymer for some details about COVID-19 protocols for the upcoming World Juniors:
Some #WJC2021 news.— Julie Robenhymer (@JulieRobenhymer) November 19, 2020
Given the ambiguity of how quarantine/isolation has been defined and implemented regarding NCAA players with Team Canada, many of you have asked about the restrictions for the other countries when they arrive in Canada for the tournament. (1/?)
Feel free to discuss these and any other hockey-related stories in the comments below.