Ah, August. The slowest period of the offseason - teams are starting to line up, players and executives are taking their vacation, and prospect camps haven't opened yet. Here are a few links to get you through the day:
Vintage Leaf Memories - Carl Brewer: the Jake Gardiner-like former Leaf All-Star defenseman was a man of many comebacks
VLM is talking about Carl Brewer.
More Photos Up at Vintage Leafs
Including Punch, Sittler, and more.
Anaheim Ducks: National Hockey League of Nations | Puck Daddy
Puck Daddy is looking at franchises' best players by nationality.
Red Wings will retire Lidstrom’s #5 on March 6, 2014
When they play the Avalanche.