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So … the Coyotes, huh?
The Coyotes woke up this morning out of playoff position in the Western Conference after a loss in Boston and wins by Winnipeg & Calgary on Saturday. As far as I can tell, that is the first time they have been out of postseason position since Nov. 10. pic.twitter.com/tNMRaJQ8S1— Craig Morgan (@CraigSMorgan) February 9, 2020
Chris Pronger’s No. 44 will head to the rafters in St. Louis:
#stlblues announce they will officially retire Chris Pronger’s No. 44 in 2020-21. The date has yet to be determined, awaiting the release of next year’s schedule. Pronger will become the eighth player in franchise history to have this honor.— Jeremy Rutherford (@jprutherford) February 9, 2020
Some interesting news RE: NHL players at the Olympics: [Sportsnet]
This is a significant policy change and a reversal from what had been indicated months earlier. Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly told https://t.co/MTpWv3o3Cw that the league still wants to tie Olympic participation into CBA talks (2/x)...— Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) February 9, 2020
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