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Fresh Links: Swede Thing Edition

Once again the call has gone out... the Bruins are Swede-ing up.

Niklas Svedberg takes one on the chin
Niklas Svedberg takes one on the chin
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<p><b> The Bruins host the Ottawa Senators tonight- good luck keeping all the "S-berg" named Bruins straight! </b></p>


<li> Tonight's game is the first of home-and-home games with Ottawa, and follows three days off. The Senators have been inconsistent this season. [<a href="">PatriotLedger</a>]</li>

<li> Niklas Svedberg has been called up from Providence. [<a href="">Boston.CBSLocal</a>]</li>

<li> A case for keeping Ryan Spooner, as Jordan Caron may survive waivers at this point. [<a href="">CausewayCrowd</a>]</li>

<li> The Bruins need to work on a few things moving into the later part of the season. [<a href="">BostonHerald</a>]</li>

<li> Milan Lucic continues to hope for a spot in Sochi. [<a href="">TheBostonGlobe</a>]</li>

<li> Joe Morrow, one of the components of the Dallas trade, is finding his stride, learning the Bruins' system in Providence, and doesn't take being traded personally. [<a href="">ProvidenceJournal</a>]</li>


<p><b> Elewhere around the rink: </b></p>


<li> Shallow nets are affecting wrap-around scoring chances. Bruins fans are not surprised by this. [<a href="">SBNation</a>]</li>

<li> A musical ode to Mike Smith's own #ButtGoal, read to the bottom for a link to an artistic treatment of same by Ali Lawrence of "My Little Blackhawk" fame. [<a href="">PuckDaddy</a>]</li>

<li> To help you stay up with World Junior Championship news, the Globe and Mail is running an entire section of updates. [<a href="">TheGlobeAndMail</a>]</li>

<li> Narrative! Have a look at some of the OTHER stories about lesser known Canadian junior players. [<a href="">LastWordOnSports</a>]</li>

<li> One current Spengler Cup player has had an interesting career, now representing Canada, but having also played professionally in Germany as a German, and under two names. [<a href="">CBCSports</a>]</li>

<li> The history of damage to the Stanely Cup, and questions surrounding the Dallas Stars' having left a large dent in the base. [<a href="">HookedOnHockey</a>]</li>