The Toronto Maple Leafs are on the road before the All Star break, and their first stop is in Chicago to play against the Blackhawks, who are looking to possibly miss the playoffs for the first time in ten years.

As we wait for the game to start, here's some news you may have missed:

Justin Holl is now the Marlies representative at the All Star Game.

Sportsnet took a look at Kasperi Kapanen's attempts to make the Leafs roster.

Women's Hockey Wednesday came out. Did you read it? You should. It's quite good.

Here is a link to the preview which you should make sure to read to get ready.