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Quick Strikes for Saturday, January 23rd

It's Saturday. Relax, have a cup of coffee or six, and catch up on hockey news.

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  • Comedian and Full House/Fuller House star Dave Coulier is down with the Syracuse Crunch:
  • Matt Hendricks of the Edmonton Oilers blocked a shot this past Thursday and found himself rather thankful for a certain piece of hockey equipment. [Yahoo!Sports Canada]
  • Pierre McGuire doesn't know who Jeff Blashill is. [Winging It Motown]
  • It's time to demand better from the Montreal organization. [All Habs]
  • Vancouver is experiencing a youth movement that echos the same on occurring in Tampa. [Canucks Army]
  • Ottawa Senators think that Jared Cowen is a much better defenseman than he’s shown, says Bob McKenzie. [The 6th Sens]
  • The Columbus Blue Jackets are "likely to be very active" on trade front. [Today's Slapshot] (In other news, water is wet)
  • Head coach John Tortorella was injured during outdoor Blue Jackets' practice after 'nasty' fall. [SB Nation]
  • 10 years ago, Corey Crawford made his NHL debut. [Second City Hockey]
  • The NHL postponed the Washington Capitals game against the Anaheim Ducks yesterday due to the massive snowstorm moving up the east coast, which might create a domino affect for the Penguins and Capitals. [Pensburgh]
  • The U.S. National Sled Hockey Team will go after another international gold medal Saturday at the 2016 World Sled Hockey Challenge at Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre in Bridgewater, Nova Scotia. [Team USA]