Bryce Harper hearts Charlie Conway; Farnham DoPS hearing; Wild about Drouin (Puck Headlines)


• Ben Scrivens new mask features a tribute to the late Lemmy from Motorhead. [@Eyecandyair]

• Bobby Farnham of the New Jersey Devils will have a hearing with the Department of Player Safety for his hit on Dmitrij Jaskin. [NHL]

• Kevin Connauton was put on waivers by the Columbus Blue Jackets following the trade for Seth Jones. The Arizona Coyotes snatched him up. [Columbus Dispatch]

• Add the Port of Tacoma to the list of places where an NHL arena might land in Washington state. [King 5]

• The Boston Bruins throw pledge their support for a Massachusetts transgender rights bill. [Stanley Cup of Chowder]

• Why is Alex Galchenyuk’s case of intimate partner violence not being taken seriously? [PPP]

• No one wanted Chris Higgins while on the waiver wire and he’s now headed to the Utica Comets. [Canucks Army]

• Terrific headline: “Gary Bettman begs for cash on behalf of Flames’ owners.” [Matchsticks and Gasoline]

• Could the Minnesota Wild be the new team for Jonathan Drouin? [Star Tribune]

• Former teammate in junior, Nathan MacKinnon, wishes Drouin the best. [Tampa Tribune]

• Bryce Harper’s favorite Christmas gift? A Charlie Conway Mighty Ducks jersey. [Rolling Stone]

• What should the New York Rangers do with Keith Yandle and his big ol’ contract? [NY Post]

• Numbers-wise, is this Florida Panthers team for real? [NHL Numbers]

• Former LA Kings GM Dave Taylor reflects back on the draft where he took Anze Kopitar. [Frozen Royalty]

• Former King Patrick O’Sullivan forward talks overcoming his abusive childhood on the All The Kings Men podcast. [The Royal Half]

• Fancy stats prediction of which players will succeed on the power play. [Hockey-Graphs]

• Fantasy hockey cage match: Ryan Ellis versus Michael Stone. [Dobber]

• Ranking the Anaheim Ducks jersey designs from ‘worst to first.’ [Hockey By Design]

• Remembering just how great Wayne Gretzky was in the era he played in. [Greatest Hockey Legends]

• The Guelph Storm, in conjunction with Rich Peverley, will host Pev’s Protects Night on February 26 benefitting the Heart and Stroke Foundation. [OHL]

• The great, good and ugly of the Buffalo Sabres at the mid-season point. [Today’s Slapshot]

• The Nelson Leafs are starting a mental health program structured specifically for kids at the Junior B level. [Nelson Star]

• A trade from last place Guelph to the contending Niagra IceDogs wasn’t a scheme by Tyler Boston. The move allows him to hedge his future by focusing more on academics than just hockey. [Buzzing the Net]

• Interview with Chicago Blackhawks prospect Vince Hinostroza who made is pro debut earlier in the season. [Puck Junk]

• Mike Mullen, son of former NHL’er Joe, is the second Mullen to play the Garden; however, the younger Mullen made his debut as a referee. [College Hockey News]

• Finally, premature celebration alert! Beat Forster (real name) should’ve checked Lars Johansson’s glove before celebrating his goal.