Let the talks begin! Negotiations between the NHL and NHLPA are officially back on today.
Laconia Leafs forward Kyle Kreiner was named Offensive Player of the Week and Wilkes-Barre/Scranton defenseman Gianni Paolo (Hope, R.I.) took home Defensive Player of the Week in the AJHL. Read more about their strong performances on the AJHL’s website.
Former B’s forward Derek Sanderson recounts his wild days in a new book.
Great piece from ESPN’s Katie Strang on how soon-to-be Hall of Famer Pavel Bure came to be drafted and the Russian Rocket’s subsequent rise to superstar status.
BC Interruption is counting down the victories until Jerry York surpasses Ron Mason as the winningest coach in college hockey history.
Rob Rossi of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review tweeted at 11 a.m. that Sidney Crosby and Craig Adams made “last minute” decisions to head to New York for the latest lockout talks.
At least one NHLer is telling you who to vote for today. Tom Sestito, who concussed Nathan Horton back in February, tweeted the following: “Get out and vote today we don't need another 4 years like we had #NoObama”
On this day in 1990, the Bruins defeated the Rangers 3-2 in overtime at Madison Square Garden. But on a more important note, it was the final game in Gord Kluzak’s career. Plagued by chronic knee problems, the gifted defenseman officially retired one week later.
Regardless of who wins the presidential election this evening, the whole world is still going to hell in a hand basket. One of the top stories on IMDB today? Honey Boo Boo got a pet chicken.