Ron Chenoy-US PRESSWIRE
Since there's not much happening on this side of the Atlantic Ocean, why not begin our morning notes with an update from Russia?
Nashville Predators News
Radulov Suffers Bad Knee Injury - CSKA | Sports | RIA Novosti
Our old pal Alex is going to be on the shelf for a while, apparently. With 31 points in 23 games, he's currently leading the KHL scoring race.
Can you imagine it? Because that’s what you’ll see… | Section 303
Jeremy eloquently worries that attendance will plummet due to this protracted lockout, but I'm just not so sure. Reports of people cancelling season tickets are few and far between, and previous experience tells us that attendance bounces back quite fine. Remember, there is usually a HUGE gap between what people say they're going to do, and what they actually do.
The Hippodrome: They Like You When You're Angry | Pith in the Wind
J.R. weighs in on the Gary Glitter question as well...
Monsters, Pickard keep Admirals offense at bay | Admirals Roundtable
The words "Pickard" and "Admirals lose" have been linked all too often, but this time it was Calvin's fault.
Around the Wide Wide World of Hockey
Making sense of NHL's 'make whole' proposal | Hockey | CBC Sports
Bill Daly and Steve Fehr are to meet today to discuss ways to bridge the most glaring gap between the owners and players.
The Committed Idonije – Bears v. Titans Is Now Out! | The Committed Indian
Our old SB Nation colleagues are coping with the lockout by looking ahead to this weekend's NFL action, and they were kind enough to ask my input as a fellow desperate puckhead...