Jan. 14, 2013; Sochi, RUSSIA; General view of Iceberg Skating Palace in the Olympic Park prior to the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Liles-USA TODAY Sports

NHL Quick Shifts January 15, 2014

The Olympics are fast approaching – and if you operate in the NHL bubble and aren’t headed to Sochi – a welcome winter break is almost upon you.  There is business to be

done and hockey to be played – so here are your morning links from around the National Hockey League and the world.

The NHL is going time share with the draft – and are headed to sunny Florida – the Florida Panthers will be hosting the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.  [SB Nation].

Jhonas Enroth may or may not be the goalie of the future for the Buffalo Sabres, but he did show Ryan Miller that the Sabres number one netminder wasn’t the only one capable of making an super man style save to keep his team in the game.  [Yahoo Sports].

Jaromir Jagr passes Mark Messier on the all time goal scorer list – and has his sites on Mike Gartner who sits above Jagr in sixth all time.  Next milestone for Jagr is 700 goals in his NHL career. [SB Nation].

Inactivity and Michael Neuvirth, a perfect storm to ruin a guy’s career? [Bleacher Report].

Here are nine players that stand to benefit the most from playing in the Sochi Olympics.  [Bleacher Report].

ESPN, in all there lack of hockey has a list of 50 of the top NHL prospects currently not playing in the NHL right now.  [ESPN].

Tags: Draft Jaromir Jagr Jhonas Enroth Michael Neuvirth NHL Prospects Quick Shifts

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