NHL Blog Beat – September 6, 2013.

The KHL’s “Ovechkin envy”, young player holdouts, the status of Team Canada, the value of a Stanley Cup-winning goalie, and much more.

PUCK DADDY: Greg Wyshynski weighs in on the KHL’s “Ovechkin envy”, while Ryan Lambert wonders if young NHL players staging contract holdouts are becoming the norm.

What's the value of a Stanley Cup-winning goalie?

What’s the value of a Stanley Cup-winning goalie?

BACKHAND SHELF: In the wake of Corey Crawford signing his lucrative new contract, Cam Charron explores the value of a Stanley Cup-winning goaltender.

GRANTLAND: Sean McIndoe explores the issues making Canadian hockey fans freak out over the upcoming version of Canada’s Men’s Olympic hockey team.

WINGING IT IN MOTOWN: Exploring per diem allowance, expense reimbursement and game tickets in the latest episode of “Getting to Know the CBA”.

MATCHSTICKS & GASOLINE: An assessment of the Calgary Flames hiring former Maple Leafs GM Brian Burke as president of hockey operations.

CBS SPORTS EYE ON HOCKEY: Brian Stubits explores the rising goaltender costs and where NY Rangers superstar Henrik Lundqvist fits in.

MC79HOCKEY: Tyler Dellow explores why the Maple Leafs Corsi numbers declined last season with Dion Phaneuf and Mikhail Grabovski on the ice.

THE COPPER & BLUE: Derek Zona examines short-handed goalie stats since 2005-06.

ICETHETICS: Did Canada’s Olympic jersey leak? And can Jonathan Toews look less unhappy about it?

THE HOCKEY WRITERS: Dan Rice on the 1995 New Jersey Devils – where are they now?