Good morning one and all. Here are your Thursday links and news.
The Pens will reveal their new jerseys for the Stadium Series tomorrow at 2 pm. Here's a sneak peek. [Twitter]
Joe Vitale tries to adapt to playing wing. [PPG]
Matt Niskanen: the greatest trade Ray Shero never made. [PensInitiative]
The silver lining in all the injuries on D: Maatta and Despres are thrown in the deep end of the pool. [PPG]
Most overpaid and underpaid players in the NHL. [ESPN - NHL]
Jordan Staal is about to play in his 82nd game with the Hurricanes. Has he lived up to expectations? [Sunbelt Hockey Journal]
Jared Cowen was suspended two games for this hit against Girgensons. He got zip for the elbow that took Datsyuk out for a while. [Sens Extra]
Only three games last night, but they were good ones. Bernier vs. Kings, Wild vs. Ducks, and Flyers at Hawks [SBN NHL Scores].
Another 24/7 is around the corner. Which Wings and Leafs will be the most fun to watch? [Grantland]
Some excellent Flyers moments last night, such as Scott Hartnell putting one in the wrong net using Toews instead of the puck [SBN].
When you have 15 minutes to scream with laughter where you won't disturb others, here's the 2013 Hater's Guide to WS by Big Daddy Drew [Deadspin].
And lastly, your guide to Pens as Harry Potter characters [The PensNation]. Enjoy!
Not like we didn't all know this was coming, but today it's official: Jay Feaster and assistant GM John Weisbrod are out in Calgary. [NHL]