NHL Blog Beat – April 4, 2012.

Hiring Crosby’s agent as Habs GM could be fun, the Maple Leafs lost season in video, the Capitals current woes may be for the best, pondering Mike Green’s future, wondering if the Senators will surprise in the playoffs, the Devils’ most pleasant surprises, five things about the Flames, and “Cherries of Wrath”.

PUCK DADDY: Greg Wyshynski on the fun which could be had by the Montreal Canadiens – and the rest of the hockey world – if player agent Pat Brisson ( who represents Sidney Crosby, among others) were hired as the Habs GM. And for those who claim he wouldn’t make a good GM because he’s a player agent, tell that to the Vancouver Canucks, who’ve done pretty well for themselves since former player agent Mike Gillis took over the GM’s job there.

BACKHAND SHELF: Filmmaker Dave Kennedy’s Toronto Maple Leafs “season in review” video. Should appeal to the masochistic Leafs fan in your family!

THE STRANGEST ONE OF ALL: Scotty Wazz suggests the Capitals woes this season may be for the best, if it helps to rid the franchise of the sense of entitlement which has permeated its culture.

Does Green still have a future in Washington?

SICK,UNBELIEVABLE: Kevin Klein ponders Mike Green’s future with the Washington Capitals.

RED LIGHT DISTRICT HOCKEY BLOG: Dan Berlin wonders if the Ottawa Senators have any surprises in store for us in the post-season following their surprising improvement this season.

IN LOU WE TRUST: John Fischer looks at the Devils who were the pleasant surprises in the team’s return to a playoff berth this season.

FLAMES NATION: Ryan Lambert with five things for Flames fans to look forward to, now that their season is well and truly done.

THE HOCKEY WRITERS: Stephen Stoneman looks back at some recent comments made by Don Cherry during his “Coach’s Corner” segment.

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  1. FYI Everyone should check out that video…the guys got a nice editing touch, leafs fan or not.