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• This week marks the 25th anniversary of the Montreal Canadiens trading Hall of Fame goalie Patrick Roy to the Colorado Avalanche. The Athletic (subscription required) looks back at the forgotten truth of that deal. [The Athletic]
• Scotty Bowman talked about the game that ultimately resulted in the trade. [TSN]
• Just for another look, here is our Alternate History post from April on that trade. [ProHockeyTalk]
• NHL commissioner Gary Bettman says the league is not looking to renegotiate the CBA with the players. [TSN]
• Can the New Jersey Devils get back to the playoffs? What will it take? [NHL]
• What Toronto Maple Leafs coach Sheldon Keefe learned from shadowing Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll. [Sportsnet]