Quick Strikes: Sportsnet’s Top 100 Moments features Martin St. Louis

And the hockey world says farewell to Bryan Murray.

The Bolts

Steve Dangle of Sportsnet has been chronicling the Top 100 Moments from the 100th season in the NHL. Today’s moment looks back at Martin St. Louis’s number retirement ceremony and the moments that came from his legendary career.

Tyler Johnson’s back home on the west coast:

Yesterday, JT Brown approved of the Red Wings’ strong statement against racial hate groups, and so did we here at Raw Charge.

Tiny reporter Wyatt Ross took some time to interview Braydon Coburn yesterday.

The Prospects

New ECHL partnership will send Syracuse Crunch depth players just down the road: “The Adirondack Thunder, based in Glens Falls, announced Tuesday that it will be ECHL home of some Tampa Bay prospects that don't stick with the Crunch. Tampa Bay will be the secondary affiliate of Adirondack, as the Thunder's true affiliation is with the New Jersey Devils. Technically, the Lightning's arrangement with Adirondack is called a ‘working agreement.’” [Syracuse.com]

Pierre-Luc Leblonde, former Syracuse Crunch/Toronto Marlies player (among other teams), has announced his retirement from hockey.

The Game

Former GM of the Ottawa Senators, Bryan Murray, has passed away.

"I owe a lot to Bryan as he gave me a shot and he's a big reason why I'm playing in the NHL, " said Senators forward Zack Smith. "It was heartbreaking news to hear of his passing. He was always honest with guys and was just great to work with. " [TSN]