(Apologies for slow content since the New Year. I wish I could say it was from partying too hard on New Year's Eve, but a nasty flu bug has hit me harder than Shea Weber shooting at teammates during practice.)
Tonight's soundtrack: That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore by The Smiths -- Oh, you know I've been waiting to use that song. With Dwayne Roloson now in net for Tampa Bay, Steve Yzerman no longer has below-average goaltending, and thus I can't rag on them anymore.
Carolina Hurricanes at New York Rangers, 7 PM ET
It's a four-point night for these two teams. Should the Rangers look at Kyle Wellwood? (No.)
Atlanta Thrashers at Florida Panthers, 7:30 PM ET
Take a look at Atlanta's top-five moments from 2010. Don't look now, but the Panthers are above .500.
Dallas Stars at Chicago Blackhawks, 8:30 PM ET
A look at the ups and downs of the Stars' past two weeks. Chicago can't seem to win faceoffs without Jonathan Toews.
Nashville Predators at Anaheim Ducks, 10 PM ET
Nashville begins the California swing tonight. Should Anaheim bring back Francois Beauchemin?
Calgary Flames at Vancouver Canucks, 10 PM ET
Calgary can't claw back into games if they're being carried by their fourth line. Can you guess who will score Vancouver's 10,000th goal in franchise history?