I'm exhausted but have to get us up some links for today. It's an early early game (more or less) with a 2pm Arizona time start. Let's have at the links with previews and gamethread to come later.
The biggest link has to be from the Arizona Republic website. After I got a hold of Ice Edge yesterday Jim Gintonio followed up and got some more detail out of them. They're still optimistic and are just working out the kinks with Glendale to get this thing done. Hopefully it gets done both right and soon. Ice Edge CEO optimistic deal for Coyotes can be reached.
Saturday's Three Stars: Pronger's heroics, Bryz blanks Canes - Puck Daddy - NHL Blog - Yahoo! Sports
Puck Daddy gives Ilya Bryzgalov the 2nd star of the night. the NHL gave him the first star. Just outstanding work.
Is Shouting "Stars" During The Star Spangled Banner Wrong? - Defending Big D
The Stars have a tradition of yelling STARS! at the same time the word comes up in the anthem. They talke a look at what people think about that.
Mile High Hockey Looks At The Calder Trophy Race - Mile High Hockey
Who is going to take home the hardware for NHL's top rookie? Matt Duchene, Tyler Myers, or Jimmy Howard? The Avs may or may not have a horse in this race.
See you in the preview and at 2 for the game.