Good morning, ladies and gentlemen! Welcome to today’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.
Hopefully, everyone had a tremendous holiday yesterday. There is still no hockey on the schedule for today; however, that doesn’t mean that there isn’t plenty of headlines for us to discuss.
So, 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.
Bolts Christmas Highlights (Tampa Bay Lightning)
Biggest questions for Russia could be in net (NHL.com)
Bears’ Deschamps named Player of the Week (TheAHL.com)
Blackhawks defensemen stepping up on offense (Fox Sports)
The Rangers Are In Need Of A Winning Streak (Blue Line Station)
Ref takes skate kick to face in Euro Trophy final (Video) (Puck Daddy)
10 Restricted NHL Free Agents Set for Big Paydays in 2014 Offseason (Bleacher Report)