Morning Bag Skate 8/2

Preseason tickets go on sale Monday. (Madhouse Enforcer)

Handicapping the 2nd line center position. (Hockey Writers)

Collection of best Tweets from the Blackhawks Convention

Toronto finally has a Stanley Cup parade but it was with Dave Bolland (NHL)

Maple Leafs should step away from Twitter. (CBS Sports)

Kent Simpson looking to build on last year's success. (IceHogs)

The Blues gave Jay Bouwmeester a 5 year/$27 million contract extension. HAHAHAHAHAHA (USA Today)

Red Wings to retire Niklas Lidstrom's jersey in March. (Winging It)

Mark Messier stunned by survey results (TSN)

Sean O'Donnell to join the Kings front office. (Hockey News)