Here's your wakeup call -- a combination of newsworthy and/or interesting tidbits -- for Monday, December 16:
The NHL has spoken: Shawn Thornton will get 15 games for his after-the-whistle knockout of Penguins' Brooks Orpik.
Is it too many games? Is it too little game? That depends who you ask.
Brad Marchand caught everyone’s attention not for his on-ice play Saturday night against the Vancouver Canucks, but for his antics.
In the world of nature, every action has an equal and opposite reaction.