*IT TOTALLY SUCKED. Recap.
*Penguins tonight at 8PM, again on the NBC Sports Network. Don't like them. Don't like anyone on their team. Preview comes this afternoon.
*The start to this season hasn't been ideal, but it's a pretty dramatic improvement over the start to last year. [CSN Philly]
*The Flyers' typically strong penalty kill has been struggling. [CSN Philly]
*The folks at NBC Sports put together this video on the team's many concerns ahead of their two nationally broadcast games. [ProHockeyTalk]
*The Leafs continue to build a front office too good for their relatively crappy hockey team; hire Mark Hunter as director of player personnel. [ProHockeyTalk]
*Eric Staal's name has been thrown around a lot lately as a player possibly on the block in whom their is a lot of interest from a lot of teams. But is he worth it? [TSN]
*Carey Price has some Hungry Hungry Hippos tips for you because why not. [Montreal Gazette]
*This list of hockey jerseys that have stood the test of time does not include the Flyers. I blame those 3D-logo'd monstrosities from 2002. [Icethetics]
*Sean McIndoe on the NHL Misery Index, on which the Flyers ought to rank very highly. [Grantland]
*And finally, former NHL goaltender Clint Malarchuk has a new memoir coming out soon and his story is powerful, to say the very least. Worth a read. [National Post]