* Philly's Randy Jones should make his season debut by Christmastime.
Holiday gift idea: Print out Jones mug that accompanies story, paste on dartboard.
* Hard-luck Rick Dipietro hates being so brittle.
Only 4,965 days until the contract runs out, folks.
* Claude Lemieux's first day in Worcester was a success.
Think the P-Bruins will hold an anti-Claude promotion for Friday's game against the Sharks?
* Felix Potvin seems to be enjoying retirement.
In 2003-04, the Cat backed up Andrew Raycroft, who edged Montreal's Michael Ryder for the Calder.