(Philly’s Simon Gagne makes Verne proud, putting one past New York’s Kevin Weekes during Wednesday night’s first period).
Sports Illustated’s pre-season rankings of the NHL’s 30 clubs saw the New York Rangers ensconsed at no. 30, the Forsberg fortified Flyers at no. 2.
Or perhaps they have, and just possess a thick enough skin to ignore such gloomy predictions and render my flimsy point irrelevent.
Eric Lindros scored a goal in Toronto’s 3-2 opening night shootout loss to Ottawa, but more importantly, suffered no concussions. It’s early, give him time.