Happy Friday everyone, and happy another-USA-World-Cup-game day! Lots of craziness happened in hockey yesterday - Jaroslav Halak traded, a new Devils coach, a Danny Briere car accident, and more. Check it out after the break, and go USA!!!
STAT COUNT: JOCHEN HECHT - Buffalo Sabres
The team site plays the numbers game with Jochen Hecht's season.
The NHL's top 50 unrestricted free agents - Yahoo! Sports
See anybody in here you like?
New Home for Halak - St Louis Blues
Playoff hero Jaroslav Halak has been traded to the St. Louis Blues for a bag of pucks (not really, but kinda)
Halak Trade: Habs GM on fans, Price; Blues Prez on 'smart deal' - Puck Daddy
Plenty of analysis and quotes from the GMs from our buddies at Puck Daddy.
Devils hire John MacLean as coach - NHL.com
The New Jersey Devils have hired former player and assistant John MacLean as their 19th head coach.
Flyers' Briere, son in traffic accident in NY - The Buffalo News
Philadelphia Flyers star center Danny Briere and his 9-year-old son escaped serious injury in a collision with a tractor-trailer near the New York-Pennsylvania state line early Thursday, authorities said.
Video: NHL 2K11, for your puck-juggling Wii enjoyment - Puck Daddy
Of course, the day I do the big video game post, Puck Daddy posts first video for NHL 2K11 for the Wii. For your belated enjoyment.
MLSE's Real Sports Bar & Grill: The leaked menu - Down Goes Brown
A hilarious Leafs-themed menu from DGB. Especially love Burkie's Bar and the Dion Phaneuf.