Well this was going to be a celebration of Don Cherry but he's not coming tonight so nevermind. Who is coming? The Thrashers are coming. If the Bruins hadn't put up 3 goals in 1:08 last wednesday we might have lost to them, so here's hoping Ondrej is in net for Atlanta again tonight. (he is!) Here's how the teams match up, stats-wise:
Congratulations to Chara, Sturm, Krejci, and Bergeron for making their respective Olympic teams. Team USA will be announced right after the Winter Classic.