Puck drop (s)...in Lake Tahoe this weekend for the outdoor series, as evidenced by this shot of the playing surface.
Alright so they’re not on Lake Tahoe, but pretty damn close, folks.
*Let’s check in on the Phantoms, with early impressions on their early returns. [BSH]
*Looking ahead to the Lake Tahoe outdoor tilt, the Flyers will need to exorcise some demons against the Bruins in order to get back in the win column. [Inquirer]
*The Flyers will be shorthanded for their Lake Tahoe outdoor tilt, but we’ve been expecting that for a few days now. [NBCSP]
*The No. 1 overall pick is off to a slow start (you just hate to see it), and four other musings from TSN’s Frank Seravalli. [TSN]
*The NHL as a whole has just 11 players on the COVID-19 protocol list, and the bulk of them are Flyers, who appear to be turning the corner following their outbreak. [Sportsnet]
*Another day and another Team Canada 2022 projected roster, this one from noted reporter Chris Johnston. [Sportsnet]
*Hall of Fame netminder Ken Dryden recently penned a piece about goaltenders’ pads...could larger nets be along the way sooner rather than later? [40% off at The Athletic]