Commentaries on the never-ending Phoenix Coyotes ownership saga, the NHL week in review, ranking the ten best power-play units, the Canucks “goaltending controversy, and more.
SB NATION: Bruce Ciskie and Dominik Jansky weigh in on the collapse of the sale of the Phoenix Coyotes to Greg Jamison. Ciskie feels it’s time for the NHL to consider relocating the franchise, while Jansky cites this saga as yet another example of the league’s all-too-familiar ownership woes.
THE STRANGEST ONE OF ALL: Scotty Wazz presents another episode of “Bett and Bals”, starring the wacky duo of NHL commissioner Gary Bettman and former Blackberry Billionaire (and one-time attempted buyer of the Coyotes) Jim Balsillie.
CBS SPORTS EYE ON HOCKEY: Andrew DeWitt has your 2013 NHL draft rankings aggregation.
BACKHAND SHELF: Justin Bourne ranks the “10 most fear-inducing powerplay units of 2013″.
THE HOCKEY WRITERS: Andrew Eide deconstructs the myth of the Vancouver Canucks “goaltending controversy”.
OFFSIDE: A SPORTS LAW BLOG: Fraser Blair explains why P.K. Subban is not underpaid and in fact got a good deal.
SPORTS ON EARTH: Joe DeLissio joins the growing chorus of pundits and bloggers wishing for an end to staged hockey fights, especially right off the opening faceoff.
GREATEST HOCKEY LEGENDS: Joe Pelletier recently interviewed former Winnipeg Jets and NY Rangers forward Ulf Nilsson.