-Faceoff-Factor makes the case for Eric Tangradi on Evgeni Malkin's wing.
-Pens Universe ranks the Penguins' 20 best prospects.
-Happy 66th birthday to former Penguins forward Nick Harbaruk (right) who at one time, was one of four players in the NHL with a college degree. Harbaruk's 364 career games in the NHL are the third-highest total among any native of Poland.
-Bruins enforcer Shawn Thornton did a tour with the Southeastern New England Coast Guard Sector recently.
-The Panthers might need a fighter.
-Sean Leahy of Yahoo! offers five suggestions to improve NHL Network.