- Michael Smith caught up with Don Waddell while in Vegas. Among the notable bits: Victor Rask’s return is targeted for early December, and Sebastian Aho’s contract talks are moving slowly but not concerningly so. [Hurricanes]
- The Kings fired John Stevens yesterday. Former Canucks coach Willie Desjardins takes over behind the bench on an interim basis. [TSN]
- The NHL is very much a young person’s game, but is there a point where it goes too young? [Sportsnet]
- Former Hurricane Patrick Eaves finally returned to competitive hockey Thursday night, after dealing with a post-viral condition for more than a year. [ProHockeyTalk]
- What if baseball teams adopted hockey uniforms?