Not the happiest of Columbus Days seeing as I was at the Garden watching the Bruins give up a 2-0 lead and getting well and truly whipped by the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Fantasy teams primed and ready to go. Check.
TV remote with my name on it for the next seven months (nine, if we make the playoffs). Check.
Paper copy of schedule pinned above my desk. Check.
Electronic version of schedule on my phone. Check.
Photo of Patrice Bergeron as my laptop wallpaper. Check and check.
Yep, I'm ready. Bring it on.