It's great to be back online and among the living once more. Amazing how lost one can feel after an absence of 24 hours. I follow the Florida who? We'll dive right into the (few) headlines of the past day and wing it from there.
LITTER BOX LINERS
Sun-Sentinel: missed opportunities
THE DIVISION BELL
There were no Southeast division contests last night. In fact there were no Wales Conference matches at all; therefore, everyone remains fixed in their position following Sunday's results.
Capitals at Islanders preview, via Japers' Rink. On Versus/HD.
Canadiens at Hurricanes preview, via Four Habs Fans
Thrashers at Senators preview, via Sens Army
WHAT WE'VE LEARNED
Returning from injury: Booth, Welch, Zednik, Horton. Weiss remains on the shelf. Michal Repik and Shawn Matthias have been returned to the Amerks.
CATS/CANES PREPREPREGAME WARMUP
Laviolette looks pretty happy to be part of the bunch.