Your [holiday] links for today...
Ilya Kovalchuk's optimistic about the team's 6 game winning streak going into the Playoffs [NJ.com]
Dale Tallon's offseason moves brought in experienced players [Litter Box Cats]
Did the Panthers actually get better this year? [Hockey Prospectus]
Could Scott Clemmensen start for the Panthers in the playoffs? [PHT]
Who were the fantasy sleepers this year? [The Program]
Scott Hartnell wants you to vote him onto the cover of NHL 13. Unfortunately, he didn't tell Dion Phaneuf to suck it [Backhand Shelf]