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Avery may have been put on waivers, but the Ducks will not be picking him up. And - could one of the big 3 be traded to the Leafs?
- Eric Stephens on Avery (hint: think snowball and hell) [Twitter]
- The Leafs want to acquire a big skater who is already an established NHL presence, and Burkie seems to have a pipeline to the Ducks. Could one of the Big 3 be on the chopping block? [TSN]
- A recap of today's game versus Jokerit (we won 4-3 in OT, and Pears scored two goals!): [Washington Post]
- Dmitry Chesnokov predicts that Corey Perry will win the Hart Trophy again. [Puck Daddy]
- Kurtis Foster, Taylor Fedun, and no-touch icing. [Grantland]
- The "whole country" of Finland is covering Teemu and the Ducks. [OC Register]
- Former Duck Ray Emery is the Blackhawks' new backup goaltender. [WGN Radio]
- Act I of ESPN's Ducks preview. [ESPN]
- "All the years and all the fame" haven't changed Teemu Selanne. But we knew that already. [NHL.com]
- Read NHL.com's Ducks in Finland blog. [NHL.com]
- Read Andrew Gordon's Finland blog. He ate reindeer! [NHL.com]
- Watch a group of
very wealthyDucks fans tour Finland. [Anaheim Ducks]
- The Sharks have signed Brad Winchester to a one-year contract. [NHL.com]