Around the Net 04.03.2012

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Welcome to Around the Net, a weekly look through linkage at the Philadelphia Flyers and other news from around the NHL.We have a lot to go over, so let’s dive in. (Insert Crosby joke here)

Public Enemy #1

Joe Vitale has a lot of people who want him to pay for his crimes.[Broad Street Hockey]

My take on all this is this; Saturday could be very interesting, much ado about nothing, or a playoff preview.

The Playoff Picture

Looks like Pittsburgh, smells like Pittsburgh…[Of Ice and Men]

An Angry Man

Peter Laviolette gets fined for pointing out a flaw in Dan Byslma’s character.[The Checking Line]

Always Look to the Future

Paul Holmgren continues to mine the college and junior ranks for talent.[The Checking Line]

It Was a Good Month

Ilya Bryzgalov wins another award and Wayne Simmonds gets into the act as well.[The 700 Level]

Hartnell Channels the Hulkster

Scott Hartnell is awesome.[Remember The Vet]

The Deke Always Works

An update on our NHL ’94 tourney…[The Orange and Black Breakdown]

That’s all for this week, join me next week for more links from around the web on the Flyers and the NHL at Around the Net as the playoffs will be just around the corner and Flyers-Pens bloodlust will fill the air.