*That game was a bit of a turd, start-to-finish. Not a great way to kick off the roadtrip. Recap!
*Remembering coach Roger Neilson, who was honored at last night's game in Sunrise. [CSN Philly]
*A detailed look at the Sean Couturier - Matt Read - Steve Downie line, which is awesome. [Flyers Faithful]
*Examining the case for Claude Giroux making Team Canada. [Philly.com]
*The Phantoms will get some new jerseys when they make the move to Allentown. [BSH]
*Yesterday's biggest news was the lawsuit filed by ex-NHLers that claims the league failed to adequately protect its players from head injury. The league issued a statement outlining their complete satisfaction with player safety protocols.
*Steve Stamkos is already walking without crutches, may be a superhero. [SB Nation]
*Evaluating the defensive performance of NHL defensemen. [Pension Plan Puppets]
*On when levity is (or isn't) permitted amongst NHLers during a game. [Backhand Shelf]