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Martin Brodeur picked up a slight knock recently, but he'll be fine. Mostly though, he's worried about what this lockout might do to the league. [Cross Checks]
What does the future hold for the New Jersey Devils? [The Hockey News]
Reports say the two sides are speaking, but that no formal talks have been planned. Does this sound familiar to anyone? [PHT]
Huh. The players want to...play? One strategy springs to mind... [Puck Daddy]
Want to heckle more effectively? Backhand Shelf has the thing for you! [Backhand Shelf]
Brian's makes some pretty nice looking goalie pads. [Backhand Shelf]
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