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• How a love for fashion changed the course of one NHL prospect’s career. (Daily Hive)
• Arizona was doing so well, then injuries hit hard. (AZ Central)
• The New York Rangers are a pleasant surprise so far this season, but they may need to shake up their defensive pairings to keep the good times rolling. (Blue Seat Blogs)
• The Pittsburgh Penguins need help from their lesser-known players. (Pensburgh)
• Faint murmurs of another lockout are starting to sprout up but the NHL is doing everything it can to avoid that happening again. (New York Post)
• As the NHL and a consortium of players settled their concussion lawsuit, the legacy of Gary Bettman remains unclear. (New York Times)
• This story is about the Ottawa Senators and it is incredible. (Ottawa Citizen)