- What has Gary Roberts been up to? Oh that's right - he's building the future of the hockey world. Props to Hooks for the find.
- Voters on Long Island rejected the New York Islanders' arena referendum. With the team's lease ending in 2015 and no particular place for them to go on the island, expect to hear the words "Islanders" and "relocate" over the next two seasons or so.
VERSUS will now be referred to as the NBC Sports Network. As for changes surrounding the coverage provided therein, no word just yet. Here's to hoping it doesn't include horrendous camera angles that miss the live action.
- I like John Buccigross. Happy to see Sean Leahy over at PuckDaddy does as well.
- The Sharks have signed Brent Burns to a five-year deal. Nice addition to the blue line.
- Completely off-topic but randomly cool thing to share today: Run for Your Lives, a 5K run in Baltimore that requires YOU to run away from zombies. Sign me up.