Let’s go over some news and notes:
- Playing against Joel Eriksson Ek isn’t easy — mainly because he’s an extremely annoying individual on the ice. [Pioneer Press]
- Want a recap of the Wild’s last game against the Canucks? Here you go. Alex Galchenyuk for league MVP. [Zone Coverage]
- In case you need a reminder, wear your damn masks.
Off the trail...
- Jonathan Toews was apparently one of the players who voted against the NHL’s decision to resume the season. [NBC Sports]
- Should coaches be worried about players leaving the playoff bubble without permission? It depends on the team. [ESPN]
- The new Seattle franchise is going to unveil its name today!
07.23.2020 - 9:00am PT— NHL Seattle (@NHLSeattle_) July 23, 2020
The 32nd franchise comes to life. pic.twitter.com/4J8k0UTEn3