Just a few notes to keep you busy...
- Greg Logan reports in Newsday that Shawn Bates may return to the lineup as soon as Thursday.
- Head on over to Voice of the Islander Fans to read FCT4NYI's entertaining "5 Things That Bug Me" posts. I had the pleasure of standing next to FCT in the Blog Box last week. He really knows his hockey.
- Sports Business Journal has published Tripp Mickle's article on the opening night of the Blog Box.