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• The Seattle Kraken still need to hire a head coach and Bruce Boudreau is very interested in the job. [The Athletic (sub. required)]
• New Jersey is the latest state to allow a limited number of fans into sporting events. The Devils can welcome 10% capacity beginning March 1. [NJ.com]
• Should Claude Julien be worried for his job with the struggling Canadiens? [The Hockey News]
• Capitals head coach Peter Laviolette would love to see the NHL take the game to an actual pond in the future. [NBC Sports Washington]
Doc was asked if there was a call from his career that he would like back. His answer, @88PKane‘s Stanley Cup clinching goal in the 2010 Stanley Cup Final.
— NHLonNBCSports (@NHLonNBCSports) February 21, 2021
• A look at how this season’s realignment has affected the NHL standings. [TSN]