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Quick Strikes for Sunday, February 15

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Trade deadline rumors and musings, news and notes from around the NHL and more in your Sunday links.

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  • Martin St. Louis' first full season with the New York Rangers hasn't gone exactly as he'd hoped. [NY Post]
  • In fact, the New York Rangers as a whole are struggling to replace some of the depth pillaged by the Tampa Bay Lightning last summer. [NY Post]
  • John Tortorella returns to the bench in Tampa Bay! (For Hockey Day). [The Tampa Tribune]
  • The Canadian dollar ... is hurting. History repeating itself? [Financial Post]
  • Garret Sparks -- current Toronto Maple Leafs prospect -- with an interesting look at the benefits of hybrid-style goaltending. [The Faceoff Circle]
  • Our friends at Defending Big D have a great stream for updates on Tyler Seguin's injury after a nasty hit from Dmitry Kulikov. [Defending Big D]
  • Do teams that tend to win the hit battle also tend to win more games? [Hockey Graphs]
  • An interesting proposal for modifying the NHL Draft lottery here. [Pension Plan Puppets]
  • It's no secret that the Lightning are at least looking at defensemen that might be available at the trade deadline. With zero negotiations happening between Jeff Petry and the Edmonton Oilers, he's another name to keep on eye on. [Edmonton Journal]
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