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The Devils are inviting you to vote on the team’s next public address announcer. You can select your top three candidates for the jobs, and the finalists will get a live audition during the team’s three preseason home games. [NHL]
Who on the roster is poised to regress in the 2021-2022 season? Read up on Todd Cordell’s three candidates here: [Infernal Access]
Connor McDavid on NHL refs and the rulebook: “You just want to see some consistency — consistency from game to game, consistency throughout the night from period to period. That’s what everyone is striving for. Obviously, they’re human too, and they have their own opinions and see the game maybe a little bit differently. But overall, you just want that consistency.” [The Athletic ($)]
Wild GM Bill Guerin on slow contract negotiations with breakout star Kirill Kaprizov: “The player is doing what he feels is right. You need to respect that, and I do. I respect Kirill and I don’t think he’s doing anything abnormal right now. It’s just a matter of, ‘When do we get the deal done?’” [NHL]
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