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• Patrick Marleau on the 2020-21 NHL season: “If it gets pushed back, I still feel confident that I’ll be able to play. My goal is to keep staying in shape, keep skating. If I can do that then worst-case scenario, if there isn’t another season, I’m still in shape. Still in the mode to play.” [NBC Sports Bay Area]
• We’ve hit a lull in free agency. When will business pick up again? [Spector’s Hockey]
• After years of battling injury, Olli Juolevi is finally ready to show the Canucks what he’s got at the NHL level. [Sportsnet]
• Who are the top options for next captain of the Rangers? [Blueshirt Banter]
• Somehow college hockey is going forward with its season. [Zone Coverage]