NHL Blog Beat – June 26, 2013.

More analysis of the Blackhawks championship, reaction to the Ilya Bryzgalov buyout, plus commentaries on compliance buyouts, Jonathan Bernier, Jaromir Jagr and more.

GRANTLAND: Katie Baker and Sean McIndoe analyze the Chicago Blackhawks Stanley Cup run.

Renewal of the Crosby vs Ovechkin rivalry one of this season's top stories.

Renewal of the Crosby vs Ovechkin rivalry one of this season’s top stories.

SB NATION: Brandon Worley reviews the ten best moments of the shortened 2012-13 season, including the end of the lockout, the Blackhawks Cup win and the return of the “Sid vs Ovi” rivalry.

BACKHAND SHELF: Dave Lozo previews what could be a very busy off-season in terms of player movement.

THE HOCKEY GUYS/BROAD STREET HOCKEY: Charlie O’Connor looks back on the Ilya Bryzgalov era, while Travis Hughes lists several potential replacements.

DEFENDING BIG D: Brandon Worley looks at several potential buyout candidates who could benefit the Dallas Stars.

MILE HIGH HOCKEY: Rating the Avalanche’s top six forwards and how they rank in trade value.

PENSION PLAN PUPPETS/THE LEAFS NATION: Steve Burch examines if Jonathan Bernier really is a goaltending upgrade for the Leafs, while Cam Charron lists Bernier’s RFA comparables.

JAPERS’ RINK: A fan’s plan on how the Washington Capitals can become more like the Blackhawks and Bruins.

CBS EYE ON HOCKEY: Adam Gretz wonders if we’ve seen the last of Jaromir Jagr in the NHL.

DOBBER HOCKEY: Rick Roos on how points totals can be deceiving for fantasy hockey GMs.

ICETHETICS: The Nashville Predators have unveiled their 15th anniversary logo.