NHL Morning Links: Aug. 5 

August, 5, 2013
8/05/13
7:45
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No new contract extensions announced over the weekend, but there could be more in the coming weeks. For more on that -- plus the rest of the daily roundup, here are the links.

Checking in on the status of the talks between the Rangers and impending free agents Henrik Lundqvist, Ryan Callahan and Dan Girardi.

After the brutal hit that knocked him out of the playoffs, Canadiens forward Lars Eller is back, so what will his role be this season? And, here's an update on where veteran Danny Briere fits into the Habs' lineup as well.