Matt Ellis used to be afraid to look at the Bruins bench. But not tonight.
Preview: St. Louis Blues at Pittsburgh Penguins, 7:00 p.m. ET
Will Sidney Crosby's second game be as awesome as his first? I'm gonna say no, simply because the St. Louis Blues will probably try to stop him. Mind you, in the Islanders' defense, it was hard for them to do much defending while holding those 'Welcome back' signs. The Blues will be motivated. They're winless in four straight road games, and I bet they'd rather they weren't.
Preview: Boston Bruins at Buffalo Sabres, 7:00 p.m. ET
Wherein the Sabres and the Bruins meet for the first time since Milan Lucic knocked Ryan Miller's block off and said block-knocking went unreciprocated. As Biblically encouraged as being 'slow to wrath' may be, one assumes the Sabres will be a little more aggressive this time around. This one's a must-watch, if only because Christian Ehrhoff looks hilarious when he's standing up for himself.
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