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The Rat Trick Morning Links: Brandon Sutter, New Detroit Arena, RFA

Pens Labyrinth looks at how this year could be the breakout year for Brandon Sutter. The key component in the Jordan Staal trade, Sutter’s time with the Pittsburgh Penguins has been a summary of his overall career – showing plenty of upside but hasn’t been able to take that next step. The play of Sutter next season may be just as crucial to the overall success of the Penguins as superstars Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin.

A look at the design plans for the new arena in Detroit for the Red Wings.

Too Many Men On The Site takes a look at the value of some of the remaining restricted free agents, including P.K. Subban and Ryan O’Rielly.

After a career season with the San Jose Sharks, what does the future hold in store for Joe Pavelski? On a team filled with talented forwards, can he be the best of the bunch?

Strapped against the Salary Cap this offseason, Boston Bruins’ fans knew there would be some changes but has it been the changes they were expecting?

Ryan Strome had a very successful junior career, as well as for team Canada at the international stage but he has yet to make an impact for the New York Islanders. With his team building depth down the middle ahead of him, does he still have a future with the organization?

An injury last season may have cost Darren Helm to slide down the organizational depth chart with the emergence of Riley Sheahan and Joakim Andersson last season in Helm’s absence. A look at where he fits in with the Red Wings.

The creation of an ‘Ice Girl Team’ in San Jose has caused an uproar. Just maybe not the one you would think.

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