Quick Strikes for Tuesday, July 26

Joel Ward’s emotional tribute to his father is today’s must-read.

  • Lightning games to be streamed on Fox Sports Go. [Lightning.NHL.com]
  • Former Bolt Darryl Sydor is joining Craig Berube’s staff on the Chicago Wolves. [Today’s Slapshot]
  • In case you weren’t aware, the Capitals’ forward depth keeps getting deeper. [Russian Machine Never Breaks]
  • Joel Ward pays a touching tribute to his late father. [The Players’ Tribune]
  • Jimmy Vesey’s short list only seems to grow. Now the Chicago Blackhawks are on the list of teams he’ll meet with in August. [Second City Hockey]
  • About the Predators defenseman Weber... Yannick Weber. [On the Forecheck]
  • A fascinating look at what all 30 teams would look like if they kept their original draft picks. [Silver Seven Sens]
  • The Maple Leafs inked Frank Corrado to a very reasonable, one-year deal. [Pension Plan Puppets]
  • Petr Mrazek is asking for a significant raise than what the Red Wings are offering him. [Winging It in Motown]
  • An analytic look into identifying the Canadiens’ clutch player. [Habs Eyes on the Prize]
  • The Islanders can’t be happy that their young defenseman Ryan Pulock is eligible for the expansion draft. [Lighthouse Hockey]
  • The Kevin Shattenkirk to his hometown New York Rangers rumors aren’t going away. [Blueshirt Banter]
  • The Coyotes get their right-defenseman in Luke Schenn. [Five for Howling]/