Daily Pucking Grind. Miracle Version. February 4.


For today’s music selection we go to Jersey’s own Bruce Springsteen as he performs Counting On A Miracle live in Barcelona, Spain.  At this point it might take a miracle to get to the playoffs.

Tonight the Florida Panthers go into New Jersey to face a Devils team that is suddenly playing as though the season matters.  7-2-1 in their last 10 games when I had prepared this post, which was prior to their game being completed last night against the New York Rangers, they can pretty much make any hope of a playoff spot for Florida unreachable.  More on this evening’s tilt later today.   Links after the jump.

Here’s your links for Friday:

George Richards from On Frozen Pond looks at the future of the Panthers defence and the future’s of Tomas Vokoun and Stephen Weiss.

Harvey Fialkov talks about Scott Timmins and his first NHL goal.

The New Jersey Devils aren’t last anymore.  TSN.ca.

New on TSN.ca is the Dreger Report by Darren Dreger.

Puck Daddy’s Three Stars for Thursday night.

The Bruins Daniel Paille headshot on Raymond Sawada with Mike Milbury analysis.

Another Thrasher collapses?  Puck Daddy.

Matt Reitz at A View From My Seats looks at Gary Bettman.

Changes in ownership are coming in Buffalo and Sabre Noise has some press conference notes for us.

Do original six teams get special treatment when it comes to suspensions?  Puck Daddy.

The TSN Quiz for the week.

The Heritage Classic returns on February 20th.  NHL.com

The Scoreboard for Thursday night. TSN.ca.

Finally The Onion has a guide to Super Bowl XLV.

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