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Storm Advisory for January 29: NHL News, Rumors, Links and Daily Roundup

Hanifin experiences first All-Star appearance; Pacific Division wins; changes to come to the playoff structure?

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Reading Assignments

  • Chip Alexander caught up with first-time All-Star Noah Hanifin, who recognizes that this season is just a start of what he knows he is capable of. [News & Observer]
  • The Pacific Division took home the All-Star Game tournament victory, with Brock Boeser of the Vancouver Canucks bringing home the MVP award. [SB Nation]
  • Craig Custance at The Athletic indicates that there is a growing chorus that welcomes changing the current playoff format. [The Athletic, $]
  • Over at, Greg Wyshynski breaks down the best and worst of All-Star Weekend in Tampa. [ESPN]
  • Finally, the day from the eyes of the newest Canes All-Star:

The NTDP boys #nhlallstar

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