Dec 5, 2013; Edmonton, Alberta, CAN; Edmonton Oilers forward Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (93) and Colorado Avalanche defenseman Tyson Barrie (4) battle for position during the third period at Rexall Place. Mandatory Credit: Perry Nelson-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.

A recap of last night’s debacle in Edmonton from your other favorite Avalanche site; ours to come later today. (Mile High Hockey)

A look at the Avs’ three-game road trip through Western Canada. (Avalanche)

Chris Hext takes a look back at the Bobby Ryan trade and the impact it’s had on both sides. (The Farm Club)

A scary hit along the boards sends Johnny Boychuk off on a stretcher. (Imgur)

Can we make this a thing for hat tricks now? Maybe think about it a little bit? (Puck Daddy)

People seem to forget that Rick Nash is pretty good at this hockey thing. (Imgur)

The Minnesota Wild are right behind the big boys in the Western Conference. Can they keep it up? (The Farm Club)

And finally, when you can’t catch the guy, just swing at him with a giant hack to the stick/leg. (Reddit)

Ryan is the editor of Mile High Sticking as well as co-owner of The Farm Club. Follow him on Twitter to talk Avs, Sabres, hockey in general, or to let him know what a yutz he is.

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