Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen! Welcome to this afternoon’s edition of Back of the Net, where we take you through all the latest and greatest news and updates from in and around the Bolts Nation, and the world of hockey.
We hope you’re enjoying the start of your weekend. The sun is shining, at least for now, so we hope you get a chance to get out and enjoy. Not before checking in with the latest and greatest in hockey, of course.
So without further ado, sit back and relax as we take you through all the latest updates, news, and rumors from not just around the Bolts Nation, but the great, wide world of hockey.
Despite First Olympic Invite, Hedman Keeps Focus On Tampa Bay (Tampa Bay Lightning)
Scouting the Red Wings’ new Eastern Conference opponents (M Live)
Jets, Wheeler agree on six-year, $33.6M deal (NHL.com)
Lightning’s Stamkos deadlifts 500 lbs (Sports Net)
Is It Time For The Bruins To Split Up The Merlot Men? (Causeway Crowd)
David Alexander Joins Crunch Coaching Staff (Syracuse Crunch)