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• An interesting look at how virtual reality is aiding skaters and goaltenders in their training. [The Hockey News]
• The Lightning show off their blingy 2020 Stanley Cup championship rings Friday night. [PHT]
With Logan Thompson unavailable tonight, the person backing up Jiri Patera is….
Silver Knights goaltending coach Fred Brathwaite! Don't see that everyday 👀 pic.twitter.com/KxJlPjqvtz
— Henderson Silver Knights (@HSKnights) April 25, 2021
• After facing a trademark infringement lawsuit from a local bar, the Kraken will change the name of the “Kraken Bar & Grill,” a restaurant planned for its the team’s training facility [Seattle Times]