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Devils' prospects Stefan Matteau and Blake Pietila have been named to the preliminary roster for the US National Junior Team for the 2013 IIHF World Junior Championships. [Fire and Ice]
According to Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly, yesterday's CBA negotiations were productive. Continued negotiations are scheduled for today. [Puck Daddy]
Evander Kane is back from a stint in the KHL. He's not a big fan. [PHT]
Who are some of the unexpected stars of the NHL lockout? [Backhand Shelf]
What has the NHL lockout stolen from us fans? Greg Wyshynski's inner-Devil comes out for a bit. [Puck Daddy]
Distract yourself from the CBA negotiations by watching the top ten hockey holiday videos. [The Hockey Writers]
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