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Go Admirals! If we can't cheer for the Ducks, we'll cheer for the Ducklings!
Ducklings run the world....
- Battle of California is looking for a new Ducks writer. Enter at your own risk... [Battle of California]
- A profile of the Duckmirals. This is one part of a multi-section series. [Norfolk Admirals]
- Another Norfolk Admirals preview. They're playing the Charlotte Checkers in an exhibition game on October 6th. [Ducks Daily Blog]
- Deputy commissioner Daly: the NHLPA must be willing to do a "fair deal." [OC Register]
- 10 things we didn't know about Gary Bettman. [Puck Daddy]
- Rick Nash was injured during a game in Switzerland. [NHL.com]
- The Jets' Dustin Byfuglien talks about his boating incident last year and his weight. [Winnipeg Sun]
- Riffing on the CBA: The NHL and NHLPA have made progress on non-economic issues. (Also: Defending Big D's lockout coverage has been very good.) [Defending Big D]
- Where in the world is Ron Wilson? [Backhand Shelf]
- John Tavares is going to Switzerland, Evander Kane is going to the KHL, and Jeff Skinner hasn't reported to Charlotte (yet). [USA Today]