We hope everyone had a great Christmas.
Here are a few things to read while digesting leftovers:
As expected, Malkin and Gonchar were both named to the Russian Olympic team.
“I want to play with Ovechkin,” Malkin said. “We have played together before. … I have also played with Kovalchuk before. We will see what the lines will be. It doesn’t matter who I will play with I will be ready.”
Empty Netters has some more quotes from Malkin and Gonchar.
Speaking of Russians, the Caps have signed Jizz Alexander Semin to a one year contract extension worth $6 million.
TSN has posted a pretty good video of Crosby's year called "The Kid and the Cup."
Sid winning the Cup was named the third best sports story of the year.
Here's a video featuring some of the Penguins' recent charity work:
Leafs and Pens tomorrow night at the Igloo.