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The NHL has cancelled games through January 14. This is likely the last round of cancellations before the rest of the season gets the axe. [PHT]
Nike makes good hockey commercials. "Just Do It," anyone? [YouTube]
Jonathan Mahler has an interesting opinion piece on the problems "caused" by Gary Bettman, whom he considers to be "The Worst Commissioner in Professional Sports." [Bloomberg]
Evander Kane recently posted an interesting picture of himself in Vegas. I'm sure the PA is very happy about the message this sends. [PHT]
What was it like to play against Sidney Crosby, ball hockey goalie? [Puck Daddy]
Braden Holtby is poised to take on the starting goaltender role in Washington. [The Hockey Writers]
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