Here are your links for today:
What can the Devils learn from recent Cup winners and contenders on how to make a jump to the league’s upper echelon? [The Athletic ($)]
Devils new hire Meghan Duggan joins the team’s podcast, Speak of the Devils: [SoundCloud]
Looks like Seth Jones is headed out of Columbus. Another young star player wants to leave the Blue Jackets it appears.
The Athletic: The possibility of the Blue Jackets keeping Seth Jones into next season without a contract extension in place went out the window when John Davidson returned to #CBJ.— Aaron Portzline (@Aportzline) May 30, 2021
Unless Jones has a change of heart, expect him to be traded this summer.https://t.co/e52NRh8DbK pic.twitter.com/NKhDHZkQof
Pretty cool moment before the Leafs-Habs Game 6 the other night, as Canadian fans were in an arena for a game for the first time since the pandemic began:
What a moment!#LeafsForever and #GoHabsGo fans sung the anthem prior to puck drop between the @MapleLeafs and @CanadiensMTL. pic.twitter.com/DbruKteKRY— NHL on NBC Sports (@NHLonNBCSports) May 29, 2021
Ryan Reaves doing Ryan Reaves sorts of things:
Ryan Reaves ejected late in Game 1 for injuring Ryan Graves pic.twitter.com/k60V8CPRvW— Brady Trettenero (@BradyTrett) May 31, 2021
Ryan Reaves’ match penalty vs the Avs means he’s suspended pending a hearing. #StanleyCupPlayoffs— John Shannon (@JShannonhl) May 31, 2021
It appears that a travel exemption will allow the top North Division team to host playoff games at home: [TSN]
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