NHL Blog Beat (Entry Draft Edition) – June 22, 2012.

A round up of viewpoints on the upcoming NHL 2012 Entry Draft, the hypocrisy of loyalty, an update on Rick Nash, and more.

BACKHAND SHELF: Cam Charron examines the so-called “Russian Factor” hanging over this year’s entry draft.

No truth to rumors Grigorenko is an over-age prospect.

PUCK DADDY: Ryan Lambert with his views on the recent rumors and opinions about prospect Mikhail Grigorenko.

OILERS REFINED: Some NHL draft rumors regarding the Edmonton Oilers.

GREATEST HOCKEY LEGENDS: Joe Pelletier looks at the 2012 NHL Draft family relations.

DAY OF Y’ORR: The Hypocrisy of “Loyalty” in Sports.

THE SPORTS BANK: Ed Cmar handicaps the teams who might trade for Rick Nash.

DEEBO’S SPORTS SMACK: Find out why the Detroit Red Wings didn’t overpay to re-sign center Darren Helm.

PUCK THE MEDIA: A look at the key dates in next season’s NHL schedule.