Here are the links from around the hockey world, and what I’m reading, while getting ready to celebrate my daughter Zoe’s first birthday this weekend.
*A hard-hitting piece from ESPN the Magazine about PK Subban’s sartorial style and how he picks out his game-day outfits.
*Former BU standout Clayton Keller is thankful for getting some games with the Arizona Coyotes at the end of this season while preparing for next year with the Desert Dogs.
*Dion Phaneuf is proud that his Sens have made the playoffs, but mum about possibly wanting a piece of the Leafs in the first round.
*A stick salute to Craig Cunningham, who was named the AHL’s winner of the Fred T. Hunt Award this season.
*Old friend Vladimir Sobotka is back in the NHL after signing a three-year contract with the St. Louis Blues.
*Questions and answers about Sabres forward Kyle Okposo’s condition and how it landed him in a Neuro ICU ward.
*For something completely different: Everything you’ve always wanted to know about a Blur rock anthem.