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Five more storylines for 2013

5. Young guns vs. old heads In a shortened season, do rookies or aging veterans benefit more? In theory, veterans could benefit from playing fewer games but the compacted schedule could put more strain on their bodies. Younger players, on the other hand, should be rearing to go the second the puck drops. Young teams like the Islanders, Oilers, and Blues could outlast the competition and will be midseason form with a better ability to handle banged up bodies by the time the playoffs role around. Sheer adrenaline, youth, and raw skill could benefit these teams if they sneak into …

Pittsburgh Penguins v Philadelphia Flyers - Game Three

Who We Hate: A Recap

Hello, Flyers fans! We are just two short days away from the start of this lockout-shortened season, and since it’s been an ungodly long time since we’ve cheered on the Flyers and cursed out their opponents, I figured I’d provide you with a short refresher course on who we enjoy cursing out the most. Pittsburgh Penguins — I’m not starting off with Pittsburgh because they’re the first team the Flyers face this season, I’m starting off with them because they are the worst. Not the worst team – because, let’s face it, they’re a great team – but just the …