Quinton Howden and Simon Despres of Team Canada

About Last Night. Updated

Todays music choice is 2080 by Yeasayer.

Here’s your Wednesday morning links of interest.

Don’t you dare call me Sweet Baby!  At least if you work for ESPN.

Team Canada and Russia square off at the WJC Championship tonight.

Dave Shoalts talks about Team Canada thriving away from home.  Look at who’s photo he’s using!

George Richards talks about the improved play of the South East Division.  On Frozen Pond.

USA Today’s Kevin Allen spoke with Florida Panther GM Dale Tallon. Interesting comment at the end regarding Tomas Vokoun.

Elliotte Friedman’s 30 Thoughts. Is Bruce Boudreau talking trap?

Duncan Keith last year’s Norris Trophy Winner talks about a very unlikely candidate for this years award.  Hint, you’ll see him tonight at the Bank Atlantic Center.

The first six All-Stars were named Tuesday.  Yes my fav Johnny Toews made it on the starting squad!

However if you look at the top ten vote getters, I think there’s something wrong with this system. NHL.com.

Are Goons still viable in the game of hockey?  The League of Extraordinary Statisticians examines.

Team Canada was inspired for their win over the U.S. Tim Wharnsby from CBC Sports.

Eric Fehr is suspended for his Winter Classic performance.  Not really, but Intent To Blow says it happened.

In last nights action there were five games.  The most interesting was the Tampa Bay Lightning victory over the Washington Capitals in overtime.  That and Todd Bertuzzi scored for the first time in 30 days. TSN scoreboard.

Puck Daddy’s Three Stars of Tuesday night.

Six games on tap tonight including your Florida Panthers hosting the Atlanta TrasherHawks.  TSN Game Day Preview.  My brief preview coming this afternoon.

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