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Wilderness Walk: Waiting, waiting, waiting

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NHL: JAN 09 Wild at Flames Photo by Brett Holmes/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

Let’s go over some news and notes:

- Kirill Kaprizov is expected to cross the pond soon, and a KHL expert weighs in on what to expect from the KHL star. [Hockey Wilderness]

- With the Wild expected to make some moves at the trade deadline, which AHL players could earn a call-up to the NHL? [Hockey Wilderness]

- Eric Staal seemed to enjoy the All-Star Game (perhaps not as much as his kids, though).

Off the trail...

- The sports universe lost a legend on Sunday. Various NHL players have taken to social media to pay their respects to NBA superstar Kobe Bryant. [The Athletic]

- It’s official. The 2021 NHL All-Star Game will be held in Sunrise, Florida. [NHL]

- Martin Frk recorded a 109.2 mph shot at the AHL All-Star Game. And you thought Shea Weber had a hard shot...

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