- The beat goes on as it was announced that Sidney Crosby will not play against the Avalanche in Pittsburgh tonight. Since it has been said that he will play his first game at home, that moves the next possible date to next Monday against the Islanders.
- If you missed last night's Hockey Hall of Fame induction ceremony, NHL.com's HHOF blog has all the details and the videos of the speeches.
- Down Goes Brown has their take on all of the HHOF festivities.
- Many folks were surprised that Milan Lucic did not get suspended for his open-ice hit on Ryan Miller. View from My Seats has the latest drinking game to go along with the Shanny TV videos.
- SportsNet has an exclusive interview with Gary Bettman where he maintains that the NHL is stronger than ever.
- The NHL General Managers are meeting today in Toronto for their Fall meeting where they will decide what rule changes to study prior to their meeting in the Spring where recommendations are considered. They will also discuss realignment, but only in an advisory capacity.
- Damien Cox says that the NHL is ready to unload the Phoenix Coyotes or move them.
Coming to a theater near you is the movie "Goon" that stars Seann William Scott. The following trailer is rated "Mature" so be careful!
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