Notable snubs from the World Cup of Hockey roster selections and more in your NHL morning coffee headlines.
CHICAGO SUN-TIMES: Patrick Kane and Brent Seabrook each had a goal and two assists and Artemi Panarin scored twice to lead the Chicago Blackhawks to a 5-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings, moving them back into first place in the Central Division.
CSN MID-ATLANTIC: T.J. Oshie netted the game winner and Alex Ovechkin tallied his 41st of the season as the Washington Capitals edged the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2.
THE ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER: Jakob Silfverberg scored in a shootout to lift the Anaheim Ducks to a 3-2 win over the hapless Montreal Canadiens.
SI.COM: Analysis of the preliminary 2016 World Cup of Hockey rosters, including notable snubs like P.K. Subban, Corey Perry, Phil Kessel and John Klingberg.
CBS SPORTS: A look at the jerseys for the 2016 World Cup of Hockey.
SPORTSNET: Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid was named NHL rookie of the month for February.
THE TENNESSEAN: Nashville Predators center Mike Fisher will play in his 1,000th career NHL game when his club faces off tonight against the New Jersey Devils.
THE DENVER POST: Calvin Pickard has supplanted a struggling Semyon Varlamov as the Colorado Avalanche’s starting goalie.
TSN: The Ottawa Senators signed center Scott Gomez to a one-year, pro-rated deal worth $575K.