The handshake line from last year's Heritage Classic isn't going to happen this next season.
A late Sunday morning edition of the daily links takes a look at the things going on around the league as the Stanley Cup Finals take the weekend off.
According to a report from ESPN's Pierre LeBrun, the NHL may be staging just one outdoor game next season.
Flyers know goalie's agent has leverage | Courier-Post | courierpostonline.com
Chuck Gormley takes a look at what its going to take for the Flyers to sign Ilya Bryzgalov before the July 1st deadline.
Apparently scoring the first goal is important | ProHockeyTalk
Even though home-ice advantage has been important, the team that scores first has been the most telling statistic throughout the entire playoffs.
New Curb, No Ban, On Hits to the Head - NYTimes.com
The N.H.L.'s general managers want full-contact hitting in the game, even though many jurisdictions have banned hits to the head.
NBC ratings rebound for Game 5, but down from 2010 - Puck Daddy - NHL Blog - Yahoo! Sports
After a cable drop in ratings for Games 3 and 4, the ratings for Game 5 have rebounded but not to last year's levels.