Not much on the Leafs front again today, but still plenty of news around the league. Tampa came out firing on all cylinders last night, opening a three goal lead on the Bruins and never looking back. Gonna be tough to win four against the Lightening considering the play of Dwayne Roloson at the moment. Check out this morning's links after the jump, including a really good read on some of the league's struggling franchises from the New York Times.
Good read from the NYT
Fear the Fin examines how the Sharks' top line is overcoming years of criticism
On why one of these two under-achievers could finally silence the critics, much like a former Denver QB
NHL.com has with a good discussion starter