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Quick Strikes for Monday, July 18

Arby’s, Johnny Cash and #RelationshipGoals. Yup.

Pittsburgh Penguins v Tampa Bay Lightning - Game Three
The seven-year Killer.
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  • Alex Killorn’s seven-year contract extension means only one thing: Arby’s? Arby’s! And some unlimited soup, salad and breadsticks for two of the Triplets.
  • Rapid fire with Victor Hedman: Why he wears 77, his first big purchase and getting his driver’s license. [The Hockey News]
  • PK Subban’s 76-hour introduction to Nashville included singing Johnny Cash at Tootsies, the world famous lounge. [predators.nhl.com]
  • The NHL’s first player of color was a Chinese player named Larry Kwong. In 1948, he was thrown out on the ice with none other than Maurice "The Rocket" Richard. [MacLean’s]
  • Five ways to make Hockey Night in Canada better. #4: New intermission segment: Brendan Shanahan literally drinking a giant mug of tears of every other fanbase in Canada. [Pension Plan Puppets]
  • The Red Wings’ power play experienced a big drop-off last season from the year before. What went wrong? A look at their ideal power play. [Winging It in Motown]
  • The Great One celebrated his 28th wedding anniversary. Can you say #RelationshipGoals?

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