NHL Blog Beat – June 20, 2012.

Commetaries on Roberto Luongo, Ondrej Pavelec, Erik Karlsson, and Anders Lindback, choosing the Capitals coach, ten reasons to watch the NHL awards, and more.

HOLIK ON HOCKEY: Bobby Holik offers up his take on Luongo, his contract, his history, and which team would win if “Bobby Lu” were traded.

 BACKHAND SHELF: Ryan Lambert isn’t impressed by Jets goalie Ondrej Pavelec supposedly seeking $4 million per season.

 SILVER SEVEN: Mark Parisi breaks down Erik Karlsson’s new deal with the Senators, and how it compares to several other high-salaried NHL blueliners.

 THE GOALIE GUILD: Mitch Korn with his take on the Anders Lindback trade.

JAPERS’ RINK: Hey, Capitals fans! Time to play the latest super happy fun game, “Choose Your Own Capitals Coach”!

PENSION PLAN PUPPETS: The third best and worst trades by Maple Leafs GM Brian Burke.

 PUCK DADDY: Greg Wyshynski has ten reasons to watch the 2012 NHL awards.