Good afternoon, 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! In just under an hour, our Tampa Bay Lightning will take on the Columbus Blue Jackets. The Bolts are going to be looking to keep the momentum from the Flyers game rolling, so you can bet this is going to be an interesting game.
While we wait for the puck to drop, let’s take a look at what is going on around the National Hockey League today.
Playing Physical (Tampa Bay Lightning)
Blackhawks Weekend GIF Highlights (Blackhawk Up)
Bruins “Top 10” list of Defenseman to acquire (Causeway Crowd)
Anaheim Ducks having record-setting season at home (FanSided)
New York Islanders Tavares Named NHLs First Star Of The Week (Eyes on Isles)
Empty feeling: On delayed penalty, Kane accidentally banks in own goal (Fox Sports)
Crunch goaltender Kristers Gudlevskis named CCM/AHL Player of the Week (Syracuse Crunch)