Morning Hits: Jackets-Stars, Pens-Flyers, Sykora,Korpisalo, Dano, Montoya and Giguere

  • Rob Mixer: The Blue Jackets and Stars will make up their game on April 9th.
  • Seth Rorabaugh: The Penguins – Flyers game yesterday: Penguins missing $24.225 million in salary cap money. Flyers missing $4.9 million including Chris Pronger.
  • Seth Rorabaugh: Czech report that Petr Sykora has retired from hockey.
  • Aaron Portzline: Blue Jackets goalie prospect Jonnas Korpisalo is heading to North America after his Finnish season has ended. He will train with the team.
  • Aaron Portzline: Blue Jackets Marko Dano may not make his AHL debut until next week.
  • Gary Lawless: Al Montoya will start in net for the Jets tonight.
  • Adrian Dater: G.S. Giguere will start in net for the Avalanche tomorrow.