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Tuesday morning links: July 14

ESPN.com: How Toews' and Kane's paychecks impact NHL contracts ($) There are comparisons to be drawn between the Chicago stars and Anze Kopitar, who has one year remaining on his current contract. Surprise! Kopi's name comes up: For other teams to duplicate the success the Blackhawks have enjoyed ... Read More

Friday morning links: May 29

Thank you again for the patience while off-ice matters were attended to yesterday. Regularly scheduled programming continues today with this attractive minute-long NHL ad: Elsewhere... -Well, this doesn't sound good. The L.A. Daily News reported on Wednesday that a Blackhawks fan is suing ... Read More

The view from Calgary

CALGARY HERALD Kristen Odland: Flames are going to the playoffs for the first time since 2009 "To have their playoff-qualifying chances come down to the final home game of the regular season, against the defending Stanley Cup champions, whom they already have beat three times — all in exciting... Read More

Monday morning links: March 30

GRANTLAND Katie Baker: The Roomies -This is what you'd call a "must read" piece, if you haven't already taken a look. Willie and Megan Mitchell, as you're probably already well aware, have taken first overall pick Aaron Ekblad in as a member of their family during the 19-year-old's rookie season. ... Read More

The view from Anaheim

LA TIMES Lance Pugmire: Ducks put away Kings quickly in overtime, 3-2 "The game fulfilled the expected seriousness given the Kings' desperation and the Ducks' push to earn a second consecutive Western Conference No. 1 seeding as the teams engaged in a physical battle that entertained the sello... Read More