Yes, the Boston Bruins have certainly had a newsworthy day with the announcement of Claude Julien’s contract extension and an injury update provided by Peter Chiarelli during this afternoon’s press conference at TD Garden. But there’s still plenty to buzz about outside of The Hub of Hockey *cough* Shea Weber *cough*.
That said, here’s a look at the daily links for Tuesday, July 24th, 2012.
As expected, the Nashville Predators signed the offersheet that the Philadelphia Flyers gave to Weber (Ryan Porth, Smashville 24/7)
A look at the Flyers’ backup plan after the Weber gamble failed (Travis Hughes, Broad Street Hockey)
Apparently, Columbus Blue Jackets GM Scott Howson fared pretty well in dealing Rick Nash to the New York Rangers yesterday (well, at least according to Fear the Fin).
The fine folks from Days of Y’Orr pay tribute to Adam McQuaid’s mullet (DOY)
SPOILER ALERT – Our Stanley Cup Champs film may have the greatest ending in the history of cinema.
— LA Kings (@LAKings) July 24, 2012
Once again, the LA Kings Twitter account is trolling social media after the premiere of their Stanley Cup Championship DVD last night
And finally, the official Jessica Redfield Sports Journalism Fund has already raised over $24,000. Still plenty of time left — 119 days to be exact — to honor the late aspiring sports writer whose life was cut short after the unfortunate shootings in Aurora, Colorado, last week. Click here to donate