NHL Blog Beat – Friday, March 22, 2013.

The NHL week in review, top ten players to watch at the trade deadline, common sense rules eluding the NHL and its players, and more.

Mike Ribeiro is a player to watch near the NHL trade deadline.

Mike Ribeiro is a player to watch near the NHL trade deadline.

GRANTLAND: Katie Baker has her NHL week in review, while Sean McIndoe looks at the top ten players to watch at the NHL trade deadline.

PUCK DADDY: Ryan Lambert laments how common sense NHL rules make no sense to its players or general managers.

THE HOCKEY WRITERS: Ryan Pike wonders what would be fair market value for Jarome Iginla.

JIBBLESCRIBBITS: An introduction to fancy hockey stats. Well worth checking out.

THE PEERLESS PROGNOSTICATOR: Are pundits analyzing or profiling Alexander Ovechkin? I’d say a little of both.

PUCK DRUNK LOVE: Laura Astorian lists the nine most underrated players in the Western Conference.

MILE HIGH HOCKEY: Analysis of possible moves by the Colorado Avalanche at the trade deadline.