Good morning, Bolts Nation! Welcome to today’s edition of Back of the Net where we bring you all the latest and greatest news and updates from not just here in the Bolts Nation, but around the entire world of hockey.
The off-season has already begun for most teams in the NHL, including the Tampa Bay Lightning, which means that there is a lot of work to be done. There are free agents to secure, coaches to hire and fire, and many other things that can only be taken care of during this dreaded time of the year.
With that being said, let’s take a look at what is going on in the National Hockey League today.
Andrei Vasilevskii Wins Gold at World Championships (Tampa Bay Lightning)
This week in Crunch history (Syracuse Crunch)
World Championships Game Day: Finals (Bolt Prospects)
Vinik seeks rezoning for Channel District hotel (TBO.com)
Promoting from within may be the solution on the blueline (Raw Charge)
On This Day In Blackhawks History-Comeback In Detroit!! (Blackhawk Up)
Benmocha: Valued Characteristics of a Stanley Cup Champion (NHL Shout)
High-Risk, High-Reward NHL Free Agents Available in 2014 Offseason (Bleacher Report)