This Week: July 1

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In the July 1 issue of The Hockey News:

•    In our cover story, Detroit GM Ken Holland reveals his tried-and-true nine steps to glory after winning his fourth Stanley Cup in 11 years

•    Luc Bourdon is remembered by a first-person with Kris Letang reminiscing about his memories of his best friend and the impact of Bourdon’s death on the Acadian coast of New Brunswick

•    The top 50 potential free agents, how much they will be coveted by other teams and how much money they can attract

•    In his Proteau Type column, Adam Proteau talks to Mike Myers about his passion for hockey and the Toronto Maple Leafs, and the inspiration for his new movie The Love Guru.

•    For the goalies out there, look out for the 2008 Goalie Buyers’ Guide: find out who the top goalies were in 2008; interviews with Nashville Predators goalie Dan Ellis and Edmonton Oilers goalie coach Pete Peeters; and a Q&A with equipment industry experts

•    Senior writer Ken Campbell talks about the trend of recycling coaches in the NHL in his In the Slot column

•    Inside the NHL looks at the historical significance of this year’s NHL awards; find out which teams are toughest on potential draftees at the draft combine; and a look back at Trevor Linden’s impact in Vancouver on and off the ice the past two decades

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•    In Mike Brophy’s Overtime, Ryan Malone talks about whether or not he’ll return with the Pittsburgh Penguins

•    Jason Kay reveals THN’s picks for coach of the year and executive of the year in his Editor’s Notebook

•    Our Team Reports look back on the defining moments for all 30 NHL teams this season

•    Prospects Unlimited talks about the Chicago Wolves’ Calder Cup championship and the Spokane Chiefs’ run to the Memorial Cup; we also profile Mitch Wahl of the Chiefs and former NHLer Mike Keane, now with the Manitoba Moose in the AHL; we also give you the scoop on minor pro leagues across North America

•    Fan Shootout with Dustin Brown

•    Ask the Experts answers why players don’t fight with their gloves on and the criteria for how names get on the Stanley Cup

•    Rockin’ Out with Alex Pietrangelo; find out what his favorite tunes are.

All this and more can be found in THN’s latest issue. Pick up a copy at your local newsstand, buy it digitally, or subscribe at today!