So basically pre-game analysis is not my thing, not that I'm not mentally able to do it (although some would question that) but usually I'm too busy and the post only lasts for about 6 hours before it becomes completely irrelevant. So anyway, I'm just going to link to some people who have done today's pre-games and have actually done a good job.
Why does it sound cooler to say "ATL?" - Double D(ion)
pre-game: thrashers v. flames - hit the post
Atlanta Pre-game - Open Ice Hits