Not gonna lie, you guys. It's very late in the morning, and I have little to offer by way of a catchy preamble or lead-in. Here are your morning notes.
One of those prospects who was a difference maker? That was Anthony Duclair, who can be seen here making a difference in GIF form. [Blueshirt Banter]
Another visible, albeit older player on Monday night was Rick Nash, who continues to impress Alain Vigneault with his preseason performances. [Daily News]
Instead of continuing to play doctor when it came to Derek Stepan and his injury, we decided to consult and actual doctor. [Blueshirt Banter]
It's the big, beautiful SB Nation NHL preview, with not only stuff on the New York Rangers, but all 30 teams. Click it, read it, love it! [SB Nation]
Meet Jack Eichel, the next face of USA Hockey. [SB Nation]