Jan 3, 2014; Calgary, Alberta, CAN; Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop (30) makes a save against the Calgary Flames during the third period at Scotiabank Saddledome. Tampa Bay Lightning won 2-0. Mandatory Credit: Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports

Back of the Net – January 5th


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.

Happy Game Day, everyone! Tonight, the Tampa Bay Lightning continue their road trip through Canada with a stop at Rexall Place to go head-to-head with the Edmonton Oilers.

The puck drops at 8:00 p.m. ET. While we wait, let’s take a trip through the news around the National Hockey League today.

Digging In (Tampa Bay Lightning)

Milestone for Wolves’ Mancari (TheAHL.com)

Poll: Will Tyler Myers Be Suspended? (Sabre Noise)

Under-17 Team Claims World U17 Challenge Title (USA Hockey)

Jonathan Quick returns from injury, leads Kings over Canucks (ESPN)

Mambo Cogliano: Ducks’ forward signs four-year extension (Puck Daddy)

Justin Florek called up for game against Winnipeg Jets (Causeway Crowd)

Bat interrupts Montreal Candiens vs. Ottawa Senators game (video) (FanSided)

NY Rangers goalie to don Yankees-themed gear for stadium games (Fox Sports)

 

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