Had a good cheesesteak this afternoon for lunch at the market, and otherwise stayed in my hotel and watched basketball. Bad day for the Zips, a good one for the Hurricanes and Wildcats (Kentucky and Villanova).
-- Craig Anderson gets the call in nets tonight. Tomas Vokoun tomorrow.
-- No morning skate today because of Villanova/UConn game at the new Spectrum this afternoon. Good game. Second straight Saturday the Panthers have followed a college basketball game. Last week it was N.C. State/Clemson at RBC....
-- D Bryan Allen is here (flew up separate) and is in the lineup.
-- Mike Van Ryn and Noah Welch are both here, both send their best to fans back in South Florida.
-- Did you know the name Philadelphia comes to us from Greece? Well, sure. It's literal translation is "Killer Cheesesteaks."
-- Flyers have lost nine straight games. That can't be good for the Panthers...
"Peanut Butter Cheesteak Time!"
-- Beezer is here, so the game is on HDNet for those who have it. He sends his best as well.
-- Magnum has been scratched, so Branislav Mezei is back in the lineup.