Thanks for the fine folks for covering the Cupcakes while I was away, now back to the regular programming.
Cult of Hockey: Will things really work out swell for Barrie & Avs? [Edmonton Journal]
Eagles sign trio of defensemen. [ECHL]
Journeyman Ryan O'Byrne retires after 10 seasons to finish degree. [The Score]
Gary Bettman continues to deny link between concussions and CTE: ‘Hockey isn't the same as football'. [National Post]