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NHL Daily: Flyers’ Konecny Becoming a Star; Bo Horvat Trade Talk Growing



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Flyers right winger Travis Konecny celebrates after scoring one of his two goals in Tuesday's win over Columbus. Photo: AP.

Philadelphia Flyers right winger Travis Konecny is becoming a star before our eyes, the Bo Horvat trade rumors are intensifying, and Colorado got encouraging news on injured superstar Nathan MacKinnon.

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Philly Hockey Now: Travis Konecny is a lock to play in the Feb. 4 All-Star Game in Florida, right? The 25-year-old right winger continued his impressive season — 14 goals in 27 games — as the Flyers outlasted Columbus on Tuesday. Philadelphia Flyers.

Philly Hockey Now: For the Flyers, the young players showed what they can do in a 5-3 win over the lowly Blue Jackets. All five Philly goals were scored by players 25 and under. Philadelphia Flyers.

Philly Hockey Now: John Tortorella talked about a lot of things after the Flyers’ win Tuesday, but speaking about Kevin Hayes was off limits. Philadelphia Flyers.

Vancouver Canucks. Several teams (not the Flyers) have been linked in trade talks for Vancouver’s Bo Horvat. The 27-year-old center is a player to build around. He has 22 goals in 31 games this season. Sportsnet.

Colorado Hockey Now: Injuries have plagued the defending Stanley Cup champs all season. But there was a glimmer of good news Monday: Nathan MacKinnon, who was injured against the Flyers, has resumed skating. Colorado Avalanche.

Pittsburgh Hockey Now: The Penguins lost to the New York Rangers in the opening round of the playoffs last season. And, so, yes, their 3-2 win Tuesday over the Blueshirts was sweet. The victory enabled Pittsburgh to climb past the Rangers and into third place in the Metro. Pittsburgh Penguins.

Washington Hockey Now: The Capitals are missing T.J. Oshie’s undeniable spark. Washington Capitals.

Florida Hockey Now: Sam Reinhart is finally starting to heat up for struggling Florida. Florida Panthers. 

Boston Hockey Now: The Bruins keep winning, but the process hasn’t been as seamless as it looked earlier in the season. A worrisome sign for the B’s? Boston Bruins.

Vegas Hockey Now: With several key injuries, many players have had a chance to step up for Vegas. Defeneseman Daniil Miromanov has seized the opportunity. Vegas Golden Knights.

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