Jeremy Roenick visited with Bob Costas earlier this week, and spoke about everything the players lost when they missed the 2004-05 season. Its got to be a sobering thought for this generation of NHL players being locked out.
Good piece by Nick Cotsonika as he travels through Europe catching up with NHL players overseas, including this column about Evgeni Malkin coming back to play in his native Russia.
Bill Ladd explores the players in the Bruins organization that are in different locales this year.
Former Bruins star Derek Sanderson has just published a book that talks about battling his own personal demons while becoming a hockey icon in Boston.
A cool television series on the Discovery Channel that will look at the science of hockey, and debuts on Nov. 4. Maybe they can explain the aerodynamic challenges of players donning playoff beards in the postseason.
For something completely different: a review of episode two of this seasons American Horror Story: Asylum.