Let’s check out some of the more interesting headlines around the league. Since it’s been a bit of hot topic on LBC as of late, we’ll start with the latest on the CBA.
Deputy commissioner Bill Daly says he’s “cautiously optimistic” about the direction of collective bargaining talks with the NHL Players’ Association. (Sportsnet)
The Buffalo Sabres have unveiled its 50th anniversary “Golden” uniforms and they are pretty sweet. Buffalo will wear them 13 times this season. Unfortunately, the Cats aren’t worthy. (Die By The Blade)
Montreal Canadiens prospect Joel Teasdale will miss the next seven months after tearing ligaments in both his MCL and ACL during an on-ice session. Teasdale is coming off a Memorial Cup run where he was named the tournament’s Most Valuable Player. (Eyes On The Prize)