The Roundup

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5 things to know about Patrik Laine, lots of guys on the block in Detroit, some teams don’t want the Leafs to be patient, Flames prospect update is ugly, McDavid clearly breaks NHL fastest skater record, Canucks still hurting from poor drafting, a crazy junior scrap, NHL power rankings, an All-star rundown and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Violent Gentlemen.

In the Roundup we go around the Nation Network and give you some of the best articles of the last couple weeks. Every once in a while it’s good to know what other teams are doing, or maybe you find an interesting article you wouldn’t have found otherwise.

Note* This article is posted across all Nation Network team sites so comments are an open forum.

LEAFS

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Mitch Marner named NHL `Rookie of the Month` for January

Everything is fine and the Leafs are still good

Many rivals don`t want the Leafs to be patient

Leafs rookies dominating at the All-star break

Leafs players represented over a quarter of `NHL Top 100``

CANUCKS

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Time has helped Mike Gillis, but his draft record is still bad

How can the Canucks effectively rebuild under these circumstances

Canucks one step closer to games in China

JETS

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5 things you should know about Patrik Laine

Jets can still make the playoffs

30 games left: Jets playoff push starts right now

Jacob Trouba is developing into an elite defender

RED WINGS

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Trading Thomas Vanek

On the block: D Brendan Smith

On the block: F Thomas Jurco

Red Wings on the `Top 100`

FLAMES

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3 factors affecting a Kris Versteeg extension

Random thoughts: Reading the Flames tea leaves

Are the Flames to reliant on their special teams for scoring

Yikes: Flames prospect update

OILERS

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Trade options for Oilers

Andrej Sekera – Number 1 D man

Oilers January report card

Home cooking

Be serious: McDavid set fastest skater record

Hockeyfights.com – Scrap of the week

Honorable mention: Scott Wilson vs Colin Miller

More from around the Network…

Report: Cap to remain flat next season

NHL Power Rankings Feb 1, 2017

Rundown: All-star weekend

Fighting is up slightly from last season

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  • positivebrontefan

    I don’t understand how Lindros made that top 100 list. He barely made the Hall Of Fame, and lots of Hall Of Famers were left off that list.

    Lists like that are hard to quantify because of the differing eras in hockey anyway. Fun to debate.

    There should be a top 50 of those who have used their FISTs.