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Important Links

Canada Best Hockey | Teespring
Don't allow American t-shirt-based aggression go unanswered and look sharp while fighting back.

Maple Leafs Links

Toronto Maple Leafs Systems – Defensive Zone
Gus Katsaros has an in-depth breakdown of the Leafs' defensive system and it's not hard to see why the team's struggles arise.

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I'm going to miss Kulemin

Thanksgiving Links

What We’re Thankful for in Hockey 2013: Friends of Puck Daddy Edition
Hey! Chemmy's the lead

What We’re Thankful for in Hockey 2013: Puck Daddy Edition
This post is like a whole month late!

Math-y Links

Safe is Death
"you can have lousy process and, with the right breaks, good results." - The Leafs' motto

Rogers mega TV deal to boost NHL salary cap
The new Canadian TV deal with Rogers will change the league’s salary structure and the cap itself.

Random Noise: How is the Puck Prediction Model Doing at the Quarter-Season Mark?
Math vs. Vegas for bragging rights

NHL Links

MY TAKE: CONCUSSIONS
Brian Sutherby shares his experience with concussions and some of it is insane.

51 Seconds and a Shut Out
The Oilers beat the Predators 3-0 and Bryzgalov makes a triumphant return to the NHL

USA hockey 2014: 5 players to watch before the Sochi Games
As we get closer to the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, every Wednesday we'll have five players to watch who could change Team USA's fate at the upcoming games.

Hockey Canada 2014: 5 players to watch before the Sochi games

And here are five actually amazing players.

Patrick Roy, Ken Hitchcock trade barbs, have age issues

"Oh, give me a break," he said. "Tell Patrick to shut the [expletive] up."

Life after the Rocket Richard Trophy: An interview with Jonathan Cheechoo

Talking about Croatia and shit