Is former U.S. Olympic wrestler Jim Scherr, commissioner of the NCHC, leaning toward a position with the inaugural European Games? Updates from College Hockey News here and U.S. College Hockey Online here.
If Bruce Ciskie had Scherr’s job for a day he says he would address these items here.
The Omaha World-Herald has a story on Nebraska-Omaha assistant Steve Johnson leaving the Mavericks here.
Former Alaska Anchorage coach Dave Shyiak has responded to allegations of hitting a player with a stick in a story from College Hockey News here and Anchorage athletic director Steve Cobb says he didn’t think the incident deserved discipline at the time in a story in Anchorage Daily News here.
The NHL Scouting Combine convenes May 27-June 1 in Toronto. A list of invitees from NHL.com is here.
The 2013 NHL Entry Draft is June 30 at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.