- Rookie camp news abound! Pat Hickey reports on the presence of the "guru of stickhandling," RDS likes Kyle Chipchura to fill one of the vacant forwards spots (with video), and the Habs have some big defensemen like Ryan O'Byrne ready to play;
- TSN reviews the Forsberg suitors (they have video too). He's not retired yet?
- ESPN's Scott Burnside takes a look at the Eastern Conference. ESPN covers hockey? One of his burning questions for the Habs is "How long until fans in Montreal start the cascade of verbal abuse that first drove defenseman Brisebois from the city?" TMS says 3 games.
And the march to the seaason gets into full swing today, as FHF begins its stripperriffic season preview! TMS has the honour of leading off the series with a look at Tomas Plekanec. You should review the stripperiffic rating system to prepare. You will be tested on the material.