"I liked our line with Sidney Crosby last game," he said. "That’s something that is getting better and better."
"Jordan Staal is going to play center alongside Fedotenko and Bourque. Cooke and Adams will be together. Those are the two stable guys on the third line. Staal and Fedotenko will be the two stable guys on that line. We will rotate guys in and out of there."
This question might also be a bit of a hot water situation for you: Best sports town, between Pittsburgh, Philly and Columbus?
Ah, it's tough. I'm naturally going to say Pittsburgh because they're more loyal to their players. Philly … the teams right now are really good teams, and it's such a competitive sports town. I think they're tough on their players; they judge them too fast. In Pittsburgh, [sports] mean way more.
"On Feb. 9, 2008, veteran NHL linesman Pat Dapuzzo suffered career-ending and life-altering injuries when he was accidentally struck in the face by the skate blade of Flyers forward Steve Downie during a game in Philadelphia against the New York Rangers. The damage to Dapuzzo’s face and head was far more serious than simply cosmetic"