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• Oh, that's not nice. But since ChicagoNativeSon is a Blackhawks loyalist, we must allow it.
• Brian Burke of the Toronto Maple Leafs announces the demotion of Colton Orr with a lament over the state of the NHL: "The only lament I have on this is the fear that if we don't have guys looking after each other, that the rats will take this game over. … I know the Greenpeace folks will be happy with this," Burke said. "But I wonder where we're going, where Brendan Shanahan's getting six hearings every two days … I wonder, the accountability in our game and the notion that players can stick up for themselves and each other, I wonder where we're going with that." [National Post]
• Burke also lamented that hitting is "leaving the game" because of the NHL's supplemental discipline policy. Based on the numbers … well, ...