This is something we've been wanting to do for awhile now, so here's the first in what hopefully is a recurring post. The name is up for debate. Any ideas, feel free to let us know. But here are some links to enjoy:
Tim Panaccio has a piece on Mika Pyorala, and it includes the names Timonen, Kapanen, and yes, even Lasse Kukkonen.
Panaccio follows that up with quotes from Joe Frazier. He's quite the dresser these days.
SBN Hockey is kicking off a series of team previews this morning. The 15-day series kicks off today with the Atlanta Thrashers and the Anaheim Ducks (you've gotta love that alphabet). Head over to Bird Watchers Anonymous and Battle of California for all the preseason goodness. From The Rink has the schedule for the whole series as well.
More after the jump...
Ryan Bright, author of Phila.bright, has been twittering at training camp for over a week, and he found out Matt Carle is disappointed... that Team USA didn't invite him to their Olympic Camp. Really?