*Another day gone by and we still don’t have the hub cities that we were supposed to get on Monday. This may be because the league and the NHLPA are also in the middle of CBA negotiations. Which are usually messy! [TSN]
*In that vein, rumor has it that a big sticking point for the players is Olympic participation. Oh baby it’ll be nice if we get that back. [Sportsnet]
*Periodically, it is good to remind all of you that Sean Couturier is elite. [Inquirer]
*Did Robert Hagg have a good season this year? Yeah. Not bad. Does that mean we should keep him? No. [NBC Sports Philly]
*Remember when we thought Carsen Twarynski was going to be a thing? That was funny. [BSH]
*Speaking of prospects, anyone bummed out that we lost Kalynuk and Vorobyev for nothing? Yeah me neither. [NBC Sports Philly]
*Happy Canada Day, pals up north! Miss you. Enjoy the celebration!