Let’s go over some news and notes:
- Speaking of the Blues, they will be Minnesota’s opponent in the 2021 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic. [Hockey Wilderness]
- Minnesota will be without Carson Soucy and Luke Kunin for a while as both are recovering from upper-body injuries. [Hockey Wilderness]
Off the trail...
- Now that Alex Ovechkin has reached the 700-goal mark, all eyes are now on Wayne Gretzky’s record of 894. [ESPN]
- In case you missed it, the Maple Leafs lost a game to an emergency backup goalie — a 42-year-old Zamboni driver who literally works for the Maple Leafs.