Good evening, 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.
While we sit here during intermission pondering over what we can expect in the second period, let’s take a look at what else is going on around the National Hockey League right now.
Ask the Bolts: Pirate First Mate (Tampa Bay Lightning)
AHL announces suspension (TheAHL.com)
Crunch seek revenge in Chocolatetown (Syracuse Crunch)
Toronto Marlies Update: January 21-27, 2014 (Editor in Leaf)
Blades Drop 3-2 Heartbreaker at Orlando (Florida Everblades)
Bettman: Sabres bidding to host scouting combine (Fox Sports)
2014 Sochi Olympics: NHL won’t commit beyond Sochi (FanSided)
Position-by-Position Comparison of the 2010 and 2014 USA Olympic Hockey Teams (Bleacher Report)
Struggling Chicago Blackhawks Kickoff 7-Game Road Trip Tonight Against the Calgary Flames (Blackhawk Up)