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Storm Advisory for August 30: NHL News, Rumors, Links and Daily Roundup

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A new look for Lindholm and does Scott Darling have his first Canes-related endorsement?

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Sweden v France - 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship
Elias Lindholm has experience with his new number, but it may take a bit of adjustment.
Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images

What’s Your Fan-ta-ta-SYYYYY

I’ve had a couple of people ask about a Canes Country fantasy hockey league for this season. We are going to set one up, although the details are still being developed. If you’d like to participate, shoot us an email - sbncanescountry at gmail - or hit me (@bdleblanc) up on Twitter. Thanks!

Reading Assignments

  • Jake Bean plans to make an impression at training camp and leave the coaching staff with a decision to make. []
  • Marcus Kruger has laid claim to number 16, which means Elias Lindholm has some new threads available at The Eye:

New season. New number 2️⃣8️⃣ @adidashockey @nhlcanes

A post shared by Elias Lindholm (@lindholmelias) on

  • Eddie Lack wants to hook Scott Darling up with an endorsement opportunity:
  • It’s time for the Canes’ PR staff to start putting the 17-18 media guide together, which means plenty of nuggets like this:
  • Ever hear a coach say "we don’t read what you write" and your BS detector starts jumping around like a seismograph? Good call, says Justin Bourne. [The Athletic ($)]
  • A new arena deal could be the tipping point for John Tavares’ decision to stay with or leave the Islanders. [Puck Daddy]