This is basically becoming a Flyers blog. We love it. A Bleacher Report article went up recently, titled 6 Reasons Philadelphia Flyers Will Be Better Than Pittsburgh Penguins. Bleacher Report contributors have basically been told by their keepers to do these countdown articles, which are slideshows designed to increase page views and ad revenue. It's more or less destroying the Internet.
Sam Rucky of the Bleacher Report was the genius behind this recent article listing reasons why the Flyers will be better than the Penguins this year. Here's what we're dealing with:
That screenshot is not altered. "One of the unsung heroes of the second half of the Penguins' 2010-2011 season." That's actually what this guy typed and placed onto the Internet.
Other things mentioned in the "article"...
Gregg and his wife were at the game and snapped some pics. He said the arena was at least 75% Pens fans. And they snapped a shot of a nice shoutout to Cy.
All week long we are going to take a look at the different divisions in the NHL. We don't know much about other divisions. The Pens are in our mouth 24/7 because of the blog, so while you jokes are smokin and jokin reading about the Sharks in your spare time, we're making photoshops.
This season will probably be the final season that the Central Division looks like this. Due to Winnipeg getting a team, realignment is pretty much a sure thing after this year. We are advocates of Columbus moving to the Eastern Conference, for obvious reasons.
Now we take a look at the Central Division...
Matt Niskanen wins the game in a shootout. No clue what else happened.Add a comment
Los Angeles Kings (1-1-1) vs. Pittsburgh Penguins(3-0-0)
TV: None, that we know of.Add a comment
Pens vs. Kings in KC tonight. In some alternate universe, this is like the fourth season for the KC Penguins. The game is sold out. Here's the old Arena Photoshop Expo from Blogspot: dated March 12, 2007.
TheRoyalHalf tweeted this out. Yes, that's Drew Doughty, too. What a mistake.
Training Camp shit:
Pens refuse to make cuts.
Broadway Joe Morrow making all the right moves. [ Trib ]
The Pens don't know if Orpik will start the season or not. [ PG + ]
"I was watching the other day and I said to Dan I'd pay 9 million bucks just to watch him practice," Shero told ESPN.com.
ALSO: Shero doesn't lose another trade, Malkin tweets a pic of his cat, Jagr pun, GIF, Chinese hurdlers...