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Remembering Ruslan Salei - 2014 WM - International Ice Hockey Federation IIHF
Ruslan Salei has been posthumously inducted into the IIHF Hall of Fame. It's hard to believe that it's been nearly three years since the disaster.

Pittsburgh Buying Their Time Until Mike Babcock is Available? - The Sports Journal

No team can actually "wait" for Babock to join to them. It will be up to him whether or not he will leave the Wings.

Former Red Wings Steve Yzerman, Nicklas Lidstrom inducted into International Hockey Hall of Fame | MLive.com

Stevie Y and Nick will also be entering the IIHF Hall of Fame.

NHL News

Edmonton Oil Kings win 2014 Memorial Cup | ProHockeyTalk
Tyler Bertuzzi's Guelph Storm lost 6-3 to the Oil Kings.

Kings vs. Blackhawks Game 3 final score, highlights and reaction - SBNation.com
The Kings hold the 2-1 series lead over the Blackhawks, and they look as if they can win yet another Stanley Cup,

Ovechkin, Malkin lead Russia past Finland 5-2 for gold at Worlds | ProHockeyTalk
The Russians could not stop putin' the puck in the back of the net.

Report: Trotz closing in on job with Capitals - Sportsnet.ca
I've said it before, and I will say it again, I do not know if Trotz is the right man for the Capitals job.

Jaromir Jagr calls it an international career after Czechs fall in Worlds - CBSSports.com
Jagr has been playing for the Czech national team since the days of Czechoslovakia.

Russia, Sweden head coaches suspended at Worlds after throat-slashing gesture (Video) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports

"Hey, he started it!" Seriously though, people like these guys should not be coaches if they cannot handle their emotions.

Tyler Johnson signs three-year extension with Lightning - CBSSports.com
Tyler Johnson is a finalist for the Calder Trophy, and has signed a new three-year deal worth $10 million.

Sweden blanks Czech Republic for bronze at worlds | USA Today
Twenty years ago Sweden won bronze at the '94 football World Cup. The Swedish ice hockey team is paying a nice homage.

Rangers' Carcillo to appeal 10-game suspension | TSN
Carcillo was suspended for abusing a referee.

Drew Doughty, the Nicklas Lidstrom of Los Angeles Kings | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports

We'll agree to disagree.

Let's Go Red Wings!