Let’s go over some news and notes:
- It’s looking like Jason Zucker could be out longer than expected as he nurses a lower-body injury, and that is not awesome. [Star Tribune]
- Adam Beckman is better than Connor McDavid and it’s time we all accept that. [Fox Sports North]
- Devan Dubnyk deserves some Dave & Buster’s.
Off the trail...
- Hockey fans in Seattle literally cannot wait anymore for their new team. The fanbase up in Washington is going to be rabid. [The Athletic]
- Connor McDavid or David Pastrnak will probably be two of the frontrunners for MVP, but should Jack Eichel be in the conversation? [The Hockey News]
- This is a really awesome story.
We first introduced you to Sawyer and Simon Seidl, two brothers adopted from an orphanage in Congo, back in October.— TODAY (@TODAYshow) December 19, 2019
Now, the brothers are budding ice hockey stars in Minnesota and got the chance to meet @PKSubban1 from the @NJDevils! pic.twitter.com/6sQeRtHI4a