"...Here is what rankles Americans, and what should rankle the administration: We are being asked to not only trust our ports to be partially run by the UAE, but we are additionally being asked to support a multibillion-dollar arrangement that supports an authoritarian regime. The message of the Bush doctrine has been blurred. We have been led in this war by the great call to and for freedom in other countries — "the urgent requirement of our nation's security, and the calling of our time," as the president put it in his powerful Second Inaugural. This calling applies to nowhere else as direct as it does to the Middle East..."
"...As far as the rest of the rest of the East goes, Philly, New Jersey and Tampa Bay should grab playoff spots leaving one spot open for Atlanta, Montreal, Toronto or Boston...." (source) The bad news is that Keith Primeau is most likely out for the rest of the season.