Your links for today:
Ilya Kovalchuk and Team Russia beat Team USA in the world championships. [NJ.com]
Sidney Crosby is on the cover of Sports Illustrated. Finally, someone is talking about this guy! [Puck Daddy]
Fake Paul Maclean is watching. Always watching. [Puck Daddy]
Feel free to discuss these and any other hockey-related stories in the comments below. Feel free to also use this as an open thread for tonight's playoff hockey.