This couple from Lower Burrell bought tickets for the Pens/Kings game thinking it was going to be at CONSOL. Mistake.
"We went all the way down there through traffic and all those situations, and we got nothing out of it," said Truckley.
Stunned. They were the only people to make this mistake apparently. The Pens have responded by giving them tickets to a real game. [ MSNBC ] -- H/T ozman
Fleury's mask for the third jersey this season:
Daniel Rosen picked Fleury to win the Vezina this season. [ Video ]
ALSO: SI article on Crosby, Pens schedule, a jersey-burning...
A good read from Sports Illustrated about Crosby's concussion stuff over the summer. That doctor he went to see in Georgia is a big deal, although some other concussion specialists call him a joke. [ SI ]
Pro Hockey Talk breaks down the Pens' schedule. They'll travel 33,439 miles, fourth-lowest in the league. They play back-to-back 15 times. Pens will play 8 of their last 11 games at home. [ PHT ]
Joe Morrow will probably get a 9-game look. [ Trib ]
@chadunderwood tipped us off to this:
Drew Doughty finally signed. 8 years, $56mill. [ LA Times ] We already put in our money on the Kings being 17:1 odds to win the Cup. This signing will probably improve the odds.
Petr Sykora from Devils training camp: "I'll drive the bus to make this team." [ NY POST ]
@TheNotoriousDPC tipped us off to this picture Icethetics tweeted.
Apparently, the Montreal Canadiens are illegally downloading "The Hurt Locker." [ Some site ] -- H/T @sddca
Trevor Gillies checked someone, therefore he has changed. [ Hockey Buzz ]
Wikipedia read: The common cold