NHL Blog Beat – Sunday, February 17, 2013.

Senators owner lashes out at Matt Cooke, analysis of the Flyers, Islanders and Blue Jackets, examining Tyler Bozak’s stats, and a salute to recently retired Andrew Brunette.

Senators owner Eugene Melnuk is furious at Matt Cooke for injuring Erik Karlsson.

Senators owner Eugene Melnuk furious at Matt Cooke for injuring Erik Karlsson.

PUCK DADDY: Harrison Mooney on Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk lashing out at Matt Cooke for injuring Erik Karlsson.

HOCKEYBUZZ.COM: Bill Meltzer believes it’ll take more than words to turn around the struggling Philadelphia Flyers.

THE CHECKING LINE: Rob McGowan on the recent report claiming Charles Wang is trying to sell the Islanders.

THE SPORTS BANK: Ed Cmar on the Blue Jackets hiring Jarmo Kekalainen as general manager

HOCKEY ANALYSIS: David Johnson examines Tyler Bozak’s stats and finds he’s a terrible player.

DUMP N CHASE: A look back at the career of recently-retired Andrew Brunette, especially the “glorious month” he spent with the Washington Capitals.