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Nikita Popugaev and Ludvig Larsson news (via r/Devils):
Will we get a full, 82-game season? That’s the goal:
As for next season, the NHL remains focused solely on a full, 82-game season despite a late start in December or January. They will try to squeeze it in, which means potential for Cup final next summer— Pierre LeBrun (@PierreVLeBrun) July 4, 2020
Escrow, trade clauses, signing bonuses and more. A look at a few of the proposed elements to the return-to-play/CBA agreements: [Sportsnet]
A fun conversation going on over at r/hockey: If there were a Hall of Interesting, what players or achievements would be included? [r/hockey]
Hopefully we’re not looking too closely at the No. 1 pick next year, but, well, let’s be honest, there’s certainly a chance. Could Aatu Raty be the first Finn to go first overall? [TSN]
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