The preliminaries are out of the way.
On to the main event.
Tonight in Philadelphia, the Canadiens will play a team that is, like they, a bona-fide Eastern Conference contender.
• Canadiens have playoff loss to avenge.
• Carey Price is confident.
• François Gagnon‘s take.
• Flyers hurting on D.
• Philadelphia Bulletin looks at the Flyers
• At least we’ll be spared Sarah Palin
• Globe and Mail feature on Canadian teams subsidizing weak U.S. franchises.
• Stephen Brunt on the NHL’s shaky finances.
• Don’t hold your breath on seeing this in Montreal: Florida Panthers ticket giveaway.