Greek Independence Day. Source: Malista.com

Daily Pucking Grind. Heritage Roast. March 25th.

In honor of Greek Independence Day (my heritage) today’s music selection is Pantherman by the Greek rock band The Last Drive. How the heck did I find that? And you thought the only thing we did was own diners!

Speaking of which, why not go out for lunch or dinner today and have yourself a nice Gyros sandwich?  Or how about some good old Lamb Shank?  Or as my Mom and Aunt Mary will probably do, have some Greek style chicken for dinner!  Don’t forget the baklava for desert!  Opaa!

Tonight is game three of the five game trip the Florida Panthers are on as they take on the Buffalo Sabres who are still fighting for a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.  The Panthers are looking for their first goal of the trip as they have been shutout by both the New York Rangers and the Chicago Blackhawks.  Is it a coincidence that Stephen Weiss has not played in both games?  Yikes. That’s what some people want to believe.  Game preview later today.

Here’s your Friday links:

Jack Skille was  humbled by his warm reception in Chicago.  He’s determined to be successful here.  Miami Herald.

Puck Daddy’s Three Stars for Thursday night.  Please keep reading!

The Minnesota Wild like the Florida Panthers are playing for pride.  Something they weren’t planning on.  Star Tribune.

Mike Cammallerri isn’t too pleased with Mark Recchi’s comments.  Boston Globe.

Some crazy things that have been tossed onto the ice.  The Checking Line.

Michael Farber has a great story on hockey in Belfast.  Sports Illustrated.

A March Madness style of looking at bad NHL contracts.  Copper and Blue.

Mike Milbury has seen the light!  Globe and Mail reports how Mike has changed his tune on the state of the game.

Vote for the Ultimate Leader.  NHL.com.

The Bruins score a touchdown over the listless Canadians.  TSN.ca.

Snipers in the NHL?  Justin Bourne talks about a few.

Here’s the Thursday night scoreboard.  TSN.ca.

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