Link City: Around the league article on Bruins' GM Peter Chiarelli. [ESPN] trade speculation and rumors on [TSN]. Zidlicky doesn't know what Mike Yeo wants from him.  [puck daddy], Malkin, and Rinne are January's Three Stars. [NHL] interview with Donald Fehr from [the hockey news]. Long read but gives good insight into the mind of Fehr. Gaustad pisses the Canadiens off by mocking Max Pacioretty. [NESN] Varlamov is falling apart in Colorado. [PHT]  The Capitals look like bandits right now, should have a fairly high first pick in the upcoming draft. Top Prospects game is tonight on [Sportsnet].  Mark Recchi is coaching Team Cherry and Pat Quinn is coaching Team Orr.



Embarrassing goal let in by Craig Anderson last night.


The Sedin's beat the Blackhawks in OT late last night.  Wonder how Dave Bolland feels about losing to the sisters?


Only 5 games on the schedule for tonight:

Toronto vs. Pittsburgh, 7:30 p.m.

Buffalo vs. Rangers, 7:30 p.m. on NBCSP

Anaheim vs. Dallas, 10:30 p.m.

Los Angeles vs. Columbus, 10:30 p.m. 

Game of the night:

Florida vs. Washington, 8 p.m.  Big game in the Southeast division tonight [Preview].  Washington lost in overtime last night against Tampa Bay on a brilliant goal by Stamkos.  Washington leads the Panthers by one point in the standings.  Ovechkin is serving the last game of his suspension. 


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