*Big news yesterday was the induction of the great Fred Shero into the Hockey Hall of Fame. Finally! Bad news is they snubbed Lindros again. Starting to think circa 1998 Bob Clarke is on the induction committee. Read up on the other inductees here.
*Erik Gustafsson was resigned yesterday for a single year. Here's hoping his stellar performance at Worlds carries over. (BSH)
*The Daily News profiles Sam Morin. (Philly.com)
*On maximizing the benefits of adding a player to LTIR. (The Hockey Guys)
*Sometimes, hockey fights are neither good nor bad. They just are. (Backhand Shelf)
*One of the more head scratch-inducing contracts we've seen handed out so far this offseason is the one given to David Clarkson by the Toronto Maple Leafs. The Globe and Mail breaks down the major problems with it.
*It's also interesting to look at the odd structure of Clarkson's contract. (mc79hockey)
**Late Addition! The Flyers are Trial on the Isle-ing today! Follow along here.