Here's your daily discussion thread chock full o'and NHL news, collected from around the internet for your viewing pleasure.
- Here's an explanation of what the Sabres prospects went through with their Navy SEALs program. [Sabres.com]
- Year Two of Pegula's three year plan came with less pomp than Year One, but it will hopefully bring better results.
- Mikhail Grigorenko was offered a big contract from the KHL, as expected. [BSN]
- Don't forget to take the DBTB Summer Survey if you haven't already. It will really help us plan our coverage for the future! [DBTB]
Around the NHL:
- The NHL has fired the first salvo in the CBA negotiations. [TSN]
- The whole league is waiting on Shane Doan. [WGR]
- On playing with fear, and why "goons" still exist in hockey today. [Backhand Shelf]