Blue Jackets to retire Nash’s No. 61; NHL Skills on Vegas strip?

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• The Blue Jackets will retire Rick Nash’s No. 61 prior to a March 5 video game versus the Bruins. [Blue Jackets]

• “The NHL is in talks with Las Vegas officials about holding two new All-Star Game skills competition events outdoors on the Las Vegas Strip.” [ESPN]

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