Let’s go over some news and notes:
- Taking over for Pacioretty in the lineup will be Brandon Pirri, who’s been killing it in the AHL this season. [Las Vegas Review-Journal]
- Make way for William Carrier, because he’s coming for the Rocket Richard Trophy! Okay, maybe not. But still. He’s scoring a lot, which is nice. [SinBin.vegas]
In other news...
- Here’s a preview for Team Canada and its chances in this year’s World Junior Championship. With Cody Glass expected to play a huge role for Canada, you may want to keep an eye on them throughout tournament. [The Athletic]