- REMINDER: TICKETS ON SALE AT 10AM TODAY!!!
- Penguins first round pick (30th overall) Simon Despres is garnering a lot of attention. It's been said he needs to fire the puck on net a bit more, but there's no denying the potential is there to mold. [Post-Gazette]
- Is there a place for Luca Caputi in this year's lineup? Is he a safe fill-in until Max Talbot returns from shoulder surgery in November? The FF boys tackle the topic. [Faceoff Factor]
- The Rangers' Brandon Dubinsky isn't happy with making only $522,500 and plans to sit out of camp until the team gives him more consideration - and by consideration I mean money. He's managed to consistently put up at least 40 points over the past two seasons. You can work with a guy like him - into a situation where he can contribute or as a catalyst to other players. However, Glen Sather and the New York Rangers might just find a way to screw it up. [Blueshirt Banter]
- The Flyers unveiled its Winter Classic retro jersey yesterday. Very creative. /sarcasm Apparantly the only difference is a black nameplate. [NHL.com]
- Getting to know the 2009-10 Detroit Red Wings. [PuckDaddy]
Saturday links: Simon Despres getting attention, Luca Caputi? Brandon Dubinsky waits on Rangers