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• Cooper Marody, who played with the late Colby Cave with AHL Bakersfield this season, will release the song “Agape” in his honor later this week. “Colby always had the biggest smile on his face. He was upbeat and positive. He saw me down and out, he’d say, ‘Hang in there, you’ve got this, you’ll be back better than ever.” [Sportsnet]
• While announcing he does not plan to hire a President of Hockey Operations, Canadiens owner Geoff Molson reaffirmed his commitment to Marc Bergevin as the team’s GM. [TSN]
• The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the NHL Coaches’ Association to take its annual coaching clinic online. [Forbes]
• The soon-to-be-built arena for the Golden Knights’ AHL teams looks pretty, pretty good. [Sin Bin Vegas]