May 12, 2013; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Cody Franson (4) carries the puck against the Boston Bruins in game six of the first round of the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Air Canada Centre. Toronto defeated Boston 2-1. Mandatory Credit: John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports

NHL Roundup: Your Morning Links

Welcome to your NHL Roundup, where we provide you with your Morning Links from around the NHL.  The action on the ice may be over but there is never an off-season off the ice.

Curious as to who will take ice for Team Switzerland in Sochi? A comprehensive look will address those questions! (March Hockey)Gary Bettman is apparently pushing for an expansion team in Seattle. Maybe figure out Florida and Phoenix first? (Puck Daddy)

Speaking of the Panthers, Scott Gomez is the newest. Terrible meets terrible. (TSN)

Sufficiently bored? Follow the countdown of the 18 greatest Buffalo Sabres of all-time. (The Farm Club)

I don’t highly recommend a lot, but this oral history of “The Trade” is fantastic. Go right now. (THN)

Ziggy Palffy called it a career but here’s a list of Czech/Slovak ex-NHLers still plugging away. (Sporting News)

With Cody Franson and Nazem Kadri left to sign, it looks like the Leafs don’t have room. Time to make some. (National Post)

Speaking of Franson, would he be a fit in le bleu, blanc, et rouge? (A Winning Habit)

Erik Karlsson comes in at #20 on the list of the top 25 players under 25, which is criminally low.  (thecheckingline)

And finally, a look into who will start for Team USA in Sochi. (Too Many Men on the Site)

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