The Guardian: Toronto Maple Leafs forward Phil Kessel remains unappreciated. Despite Kessel’s offensive heroics, Leafs fans seem reluctant to embrace him.
The Star: Tanking for Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel is the only option for bottom feeder teams like the Buffalo Sabres and Carolina Hurricanes.
TSN.ca: NHL suspends Edmonton Oilers defenseman Andrew Ference for three games for an illegal check to the head. Ference is a repeat offender and will forfeit US$118,902.45 in salary.