LINK CITY: Pens-Leafs, Neiderreiter, Burkle

Dejan at the Trib has given Leafs fans in town something interesting to read.

Also at the Trib, a story on Brandon Sutter and the Pens third line.

Chris Mueller compares the Pens to the Yankees.

Islanders' 20-year-old winger Nino Neiderreiter has requested a trade.  Hmmm.

Chris Kreider won't be out for any extended period of time.

The NHL season will be a sprint.  (Scott V.)

Ron Burkle reportedly is serious about becoming part-owner of the Sacramento Kings.

LGP thread of the day: Pens should trade a D prospect to the Kings for Dustin Brown.

Remember the Knuble Knights at Caps games?  Well, now they're the Brouwer Rangers: