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Nightly Hockey Hits: Oilers’ Souray not happy with Ex’s ‘Erotic Revue’, Leafs looking to make trade, Habs recall M.A. Bergeron, Big line changes for Tampa Bay Lightning, NHL Rumours.

Wild farm isn’t looking too fertile; time catching up to Predators; Commodore getting close; achievable Sharks milestones; Sabres week ahead; These stories and more after the jump.

Word from around the blogs:

  • Five Hole Fanatics:  Early season reactions.  While I don’t think Colorado will sustain their current pace, it should be interesting to see where things stand in a month.
  • Deadspin:  Oilers’ Souray none too pleased with Ex’s ‘Erotic Revue’.   What’s up, what’s up!!
  • Mileposts and Goalposts:  Aftermath.  Doesn’t look good for the Wild if they don’t have any prospects in the pipelineAt least the Vikings won today!!
  • The Hockey News:  Time finally catching up to the Predators.  As Rich wrote the other day, these guys just don’t have enough scoring right now.
  • Puck Rakers:  Commodore getting close.  Good news for the Jackets.
  • Andrews’ Dallas Stars Page:  Stars bounce back, bounce by Blackhawks.  Gotta feel bad for Huet, as that bounce totally ‘Salo’d’ him.
  • Fear the Fin:  Potential Shark milestones that could be achieved this season.  Some big ones could be achieved this season.  Look to see Thornton get a lot of assists this season.
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  • SenSay:  A break only a GM could love.  Looks like the Senators are going to have lots to do while they wait to play their next game on ThursdayWhy in a condensed season are there 5 days off between games?
  • Maple Leafs Hot Stove:  Feeling sluggish? Grab some Horton’s!  Seems like the price the Leafs would have to pay is too high for GM Brian Burke.
  • Bloge Salming:  Behind closed doors in the Leafs dressing room.  The only ray of sunshine in Leafs land.
  • Habs Inside/Out:  Marc-Andre Bergeron.  Hopefully he can add some offense on that backend.
  • The Bruins Blog:  Bruin of the week.  I would agree that it must be tough to pick someone when Boston went 1-2-0 this week.
  • Die by the Blade:  The week ahead for the Sabres.  Some very big questions heading into this week.
  • Lightning Strikes:  Big line changes for Tampa Bay Lightning: Vinny Lecavalier and Marty St. Louis back together.  I thought that Tanguay would be a good set-up man for Vinny but perhaps being reunited with Marty will increase his goal totals.
  • NHL Rumours:  Cogliano, Horton could be shopped, Kovalchuk to get big KHL offer?  I can’t see Kovalchuk leaving for the KHL unless the money is insane.
  • Fantasy Hockey Scouts:  Fantasy hockey tweet off!  Cool new feature from the guys over there.  Check it out.