Submitted by crash on September 24, 2006 - 12:00
...and surprised many at the Ice Sports Forum in Brandon this morning after flying home from Detroit on Saturday, a shiner visible beneath his visor. After about 20 minutes of full ice drills under Torts' direction, tonight's skaters packed their gear and left him to run half ice drills with Rammer and Reeser along with today's expected scratches of Egener, Rogers, Smaby, Sarich, DiMaio, Fedotenko, and Burke. Brady Greco still watching from upstairs. Ranger still out. Appears that Tarnasky, Perrin, Milley, and Fritz will fill the lower three RW slots while competing for Taylor's LW. Richardson, Delmore, Pratt, Kuba, Janik, and Boyle expected to round out the blueline today. Denis and his groin stretches in net. Holmqvist with the Lightning crest painted on top of his new helmet on the bench.