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NHL.com: Over the Boards. Dan Rosen of NHL.com does a feature on many different players in this article and one of those (mid way down the page) he has a couple of paragraphs about Olli Jokinen’s unlikely return to the Olympics.
Jets official site: Prospect report. Kalen gives you a look at what your Winnipeg Jets prospect pool have been up to for the last week.
Voice of Russia: Michael Frolik, Czech jewel in the arctic. David Kerans has a 1 on 1 (from last week) with the Jets winger (both transcribed) as well as an eight+ minute video covering everything from his early childhood playing in Kladno to preparing to leave for Sochi.
NHL.com: AHL All-Stars edge Färjestad BK in skills competition. Looks like the captain put on quite a show to help his side secure the win.
Winnipeg Free Press: Team Canada should heed Tretiak’s dire warning.
Winnipeg Free Press: Hoping for a Sochi streak.
Globe and Mail: Crosby exudes quiet confidence.
Toronto Sun: Failure to win gold would be ‘disaster’: Don Cherry.
USA Today: Close-knit U.S. hockey team ready for Slovakia.
CBC: Henrik Sedin’s injury puts Sweden in tough spot vs. veteran Czechs.