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Last night's NHL scores... CHI 3, MIN 1 - MTL 3, NYI 2 (OT) - NYR 5, PHX 2 - TOR 6, ANA 3
- Previews of tonight's game in the Nation's Capital between the Flyers and the... Capitals. We've got looks from the Bill Meltzer, Frank Seravalli, Sam Carchidi, Tim Panaccio, the Sporting News, NHL.com, the Capitals, the Washington Post, Washington Times, and the Washington Examiner. For the full DC perspective, check out Japers' Rink.
- Our own Ben Rothenberg is on the ground in DC and will be reporting from the game, so be sure to check out his coverage all night long from the Verizon Center right here at BSH.
- Simon Gagne may need hernia surgery, and the Flyers are contemplating putting him on injured reserve. [Bucks County Courier Times]
- Frequent Flyers] has John Stevens shaking up the lines yet again. [
- A San Jose writer thinks he has discovered why us Flyers fans "can get worked up into a frenzy at times." Blame the scoreboard operator. Scroll down to the bottom of the post, the second starred point. [SJ Mercury News]
- Luca Sbisa has been officially sent back to juniors. [Long Beach, CA Press-Telegram]
- The 2010 NHL Draft will be held in Los Angeles, California. [LA Kings Insider]
- Besides the Richards/Booth hit on Saturday, there were several other controversial hits over the weekend. The debate still rages on, so cue opinions from every corner of the Internet. Get ready, this list is long: Greg Wyshynski at Puck Daddy, Adam Proteau at The Hockey News, Colin Campbell via NHL.com, Ryan Lambert at Puck Daddy, Bangin' Panger, Jim Cerny at Rink Rap, Scott Burnside at ESPN.com, Mick Kern at NHL Home Ice (not a permalink, may not be the first story on the page), Josh Yohe at the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, George Malik of MLive.com, and Elliotte Friedman at CBC.ca. There's 11, and I probably missed a bunch. You can still get our take right here.
- Coyotes owner Jerry Moyes has agreed to sell the team, bringing us closer to the end of the road in this sad saga? [NHL FanHouse]
- Red, white, and green? Team Canada is wearing green uniforms for at least one game of the World Junior Championships, and some Canadians aren't happy. [FanHouse]
- Ilya Kovalchuk is out four weeks with a broken foot. How will the Thrashers respond? [Bird Watchers Anonymous]