It’s Leafs vs. Flyers tonight. The Flyers are two points back of the Leafs in the standings so a win by the Flyers would put the teams at a tie for points, but the Leafs would still have the ROW advantage.
We’ll have a preview of the game later this morning.
The General Manager’s meetings wrapped up yesterday with only a handful of proposed changes. First, here’s Bettman’s thoughts on timeouts after icing and changing the bye week.
Bettman says NHL participation in 2018 Olympics still in doubt - Globe and Mail
Remember when there was a ‘drop dead’ date to decide on this back in December. They still haven’t decided.
NHL General Managers Prove That They Hate You, Lowly NHL Fan - Canes Country
Want to know who’s on the expansion draft lists? Tired of ten-minute delays for millimeter-offside reviews? Tough bananas.
At Puck Talks last night Mirtle said he thinks there is a near certain chance that the protected player lists will be leaked to someone in the media almost immediately. We shall see.
Tom Sestito is gonna hear about this one pic.twitter.com/3uQ4nLLQJv— Pete Blackburn (@PeteBlackburn) March 9, 2017
Sweden don’t want their prospects in the AHL - Die by the Blade
Officials want to see talent developed at home.
Nikita Korostelev skates in first full contact practice since injury - Peterborough Examiner
He won't be in Peterborough Petes lineup Thursday, but he’ll be returning soon.