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Remembering Colby Cave, and more.

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Good morning, folks.

Flags on Copper and Blue campus remain at half mast today after news of Colby Cave’s extremely, crushingly tragic passing on the weekend. We all hope he rests in power, and that his family can find peace.


Remembering Colby Cave

Rest in Peace, Colby Cave (Copper and Blue)

Gene Principe On The Passing Of Colby Cave (Sportsnet)

Colby Cave’s Hometown Planning Show Of Support For His Family (Score)

40 Moments: Remembering Colby Cave’s Beautiful Goal In First Game After Being Recalled (Oilersnation)

Oilers Colby Cave Fondly Remembered From The Little Leagues All The Way To The NHL (CBC)

‘The World Needs More Colbys’: Teammates And Coaches Mourn Colby Cave (Athletic)

Mark Lamb Looks Back On Colby Cave’s Time With Swift Current Broncos (Sportsnet)

Jim Matheson: Colby Cave Willed Himself To Play In NHL And Will Be Missed (Sun)

Edmonton Oilers Struggling To Process Colby Cave Tragedy (Sun)

Colby Cave’s Dreams For Hockey, Life Ended Far Too Soon (Sportsnet)

‘What A Person. What A Player.’ The Hockey World Mourns The Death Of Colby Cave (THN)

Ken Holland Speaks On Passing Of Oilers Forward Colby Cave (Sportsnet)

Hockey World Remembers Colby Cave (Score)

Friends And Family Remember Colby Cave (Oilersnation)


Shona wrapped up her profiles of the University of Alberta Pandas hockey team. The Pandas were on a historic run this season after capturing their 14th Canada West championship, and were headed into Nationals as the nation’s top seed before the tournament was canceled due to the pandemic.

Lowetide took a brief look at the top 20 prospects in this year’s draft by NHLe. For a brief primer on NHLe and how it works, go here.

Does Dave Tippett’s work this season merit a Jack Adams nomination?

A look at Ken Holland’s biggest move as Oilers GM: the James Neal for Milan Lucic trade.

It’s been one month (plus a day) since the NHL officially paused its season. What’s next?

Ken Holland has 10 RFAs to make decisions on this summer. Which players are involved, and what will he do with them?

From Us

Pandas Profiles: Part 3 (Copper and Blue)

From Elsewhere

You Better, You Bet (Lowetide)

31 Thoughts Podcast: Brooks Laich On Fitness, Ovi And Life After Hockey (Sportsnet)

Monday Mailbag – Does Dave Tippett Deserve A Jack Adams Nomination? (Oilersnation)

Ken Holland’s Trade History — Edmonton Oilers’ GM Strayed Far From His Comfort Zone In Lucic-For-Neal Swap (Journal)

One Month (Oilersnation)

Making Bets On RFA’s (Lowetide)

For Money

My favourite player: Ryan Smyth (Athletic)