*That sucked. Recap.
*The best part of last night's game came during the first intermission. [SB Nation]
*The Wild are in town tonight. Check back this afternoon for the preview.
*And tonight is Eric Lindros and John LeClair night! The pair is ready to take their rightful places in the Flyers Hall of Fame. [Flyers Alumni]
*Big E spoke with NHL Live last night in advance of his induction. [NHL.com]
*Scott Laughton wants you to know that he's not a defensive center. [Courier-Post]
*Scott Laughton also played less than ten minutes last night. WTF, Berube? [Inquirer]
*The Phantoms won though. That's fun. [BSH]
*For better or worse the Toronto Maple Leafs are pretty much the biggest story in hockey right now. For some reason, Randy Carlyle's job doesn't seem to be in jeopardy and his players maintain they are not trying to get him canned. [SB Nation]
*On the Leafs, compete level, and accountability. [Habs Eyes on the Prize]
*A long look at Connor McDavid, hockey's next great superstar. [SB Nation]
*Speaking of, let's check in on Tankapalooza and the race to the bottom to claim McDavid as the prize. [Grantland]
*Lessons in old time hockey from Brad Marsh. [Hockeybuzz]
*Is it time to retire the "distinct kicking motion" rule? [The Cannon]
*Jimmy Fallon's hilarious pros and cons of an NHL team in Las Vegas. [TSN]