No Lidstrom, No Problem? Red Wings Look to Rebound in Columbus [NHL Live Thread]
The Jets and Bruins opened up in Boston while the Lightning visited the Islanders in a couple of early games.
Jets (1) - Bruins (2) in the shootout
Lightning (3) - Islanders (4)
Also on the slate for tonight are the following:
Blues @ Predators (FS-MW, FS-TN)
Sabres @ Maple Leafs (MSG, SNET-O)
Panthers @ Senators (RDS, FS-F, SNET-E)
Red Wings @ Blue Jackets (TSN, NBCSN, FS-D)
Ducks @ Flames (PRIME, SNET-W)
The NHL has been back for just a few days, and of course we have a vid to share, courtesy of NHL.com! Today's video gives us highlights from the Blue Jackets last game, in which they defeated Nashville in a shootout:
If you have NBC Sports Network (formerly Versus), you'll be able to catch the Detroit/Columbus game. If not, you may be in one of the other markets listed above and will have a game to watch locally. You can also take advantage of the free Center Ice preview if you have a provider that offers it, and watch whichever game you want. (DirecTV Center Ice channels start at 769.)
Who are your picks to win the games? Q it up here tonight while we enjoy some great goals, saves, big hits, and maybe even a scuffle. Go Hockey!