-How important are development camps in the age of a salary cap?
-Penguins forward prospect Andy Bathgate (right) is still dealing with a wonky shoulder.
-Welcome to Pittsburgh (or Wilkes-Barre/Scranton) Corey Potter (PG+).
-Former Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins forward Ryan Bayda joined Nuremberg in Germany.
-Canadiens defenseman Andrei Markov is still recovering from the severe knee injury he suffered in the playoffs.
-Capitals forward Mike Knuble will be on hand for a press conference at Heinz Field regarding the Winter Classic. Presumably he'll score two goals.
-Much like the Penguins and many other teams do with their previous championships, the Lightning will put photos of their 2004 Stanley Cup winning team all over the locker room.
-The Kings avoided arbitration with restricted free agent forward Brad Richardson (right) and signed him to a one-year deal worth $900,000.
(Photos: Bathgate: Aaron Bell/Belleville Bulls; Richardson-Harry How/Getty Images)