| 1.5.15 Edition |
Every day we’re going to do our absolute best to bring you the top NHL reads from around the web.
Sometimes we’ll pull from larger sites like NHL.com, but for the most part the goal will be to sort through dozens of posts from more mid-range sites so you can see some things that maybe wouldn’t have made it onto your radar normally. If you like what these sites do then give them a follow on Facebook or Twitter, and share the content that you love!
Hockey fans make up one of the best communities around, and in a lot of ways, we’re all in it together.
Without further delay… your top posts for January 5, 2015.
From Sportsnet.ca, there are a number of obstacles standing between hockey fans and World Cup action.
Michael Russo from The Minnesota Star Tribune takes on a difficult subject: Zach Parise’s father has been fighting a tough battle with cancer. Our thoughts go out to the Parise family and we wish J.P. the best.
James Mirtle breaks down Canada’s excellence when it comes to producing NHL prospects. The 2015 WJC has only highlighted his points.
At HockeyBuzz.com, Ty Anderson believes that the Boston Bruins have finally hit rock bottom.
The Russians have been pretty feisty at the WJC tourney so far. Not surprisingly, Canada is looking to get tough with their Gold medal opponents. Kristina Rutherford has the latest for Sportsnet.ca.
The IIHF U18 Women’s World Championship kicks off today.
In Pittsburgh, the Penguins have had a truly weird week. Patrick Grubbs at TheHockeyWriters.com looks at the last seven days for the Pens.
At OctopusThrower.com, Peter Fish believes that Xavier Ouellet has earned a permanent spot with the Detroit Red Wings.
And now for your moment of Zen…
Sure, Wikipedia, that's probably close enough. pic.twitter.com/3dTriD1a6y
— Down Goes Brown (@DownGoesBrown) January 5, 2015
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