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Storm Advisory 5/7/21: NHL News, Daily Links and Roundup

Turner Sports selects their announcing team, the Rangers get a hefty fine and meet the man behind the Hurricanes’ goaltenders

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Yesterday’s News

Reading Assignments

  • A pretty impressive feat:
  • Before last night’s game the Carolina Hurricanes recalled Roland McKeown to the taxi squad. McKeown had been playing in the SHL this year. [Hurricanes]
  • Meet Paul Schonfelder, the man behind the Hurricanes’ masked men. [NSJ]
  • The NHL has issued a $250k fine to the New York Rangers for their statement regarding the Tom Wilson situation where they took a direct shot at George Parros. [ESPN]
  • ‘Confusion is a real problem’ for bar suing Seattle NHL team over Kraken name. [MNW]
  • Sources say that both Kenny Albert and Eddie Olczyk will be joining Turner Sports’ broadcasting team next season. [The Athletic $]
  • For ESPN, they too are trying to find talent to fill out their broadcasting team and it appears they have pitched Wayne Gretzky on the idea. [ESPN]