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• What’s the value of the bounty of draft picks the Kraken have in upcoming NHL drafts? [Sound of Hockey]
• Scoring is up around the NHL this season, but how long will that last? [TSN]
• Noel Acton of The Tender Bridge and Banners Hockey, Ryan Francis of Indigenous Girls Hockey Nova Scotia, and Meredith Lang of Hockey Ninas and MN Unbounded have been named finalists for the 2022 Willie O’Ree Community Hero Award. [ESPN]
— Andy Morrisey (@andymorrisey) April 3, 2022
• Ranking the best of the best of the NHL’s highest paid players. [NBC Sports Edge]