The Jeff Carter clause, the latest on Alexander Ovechkin, Jake Gardiner and Shane Doan, end of an era for the Kings, and more.
PUCK DADDY: Greg Wyshynski believes we’re not far away from the NHL’s first $14 million per season player, while Harrison Mooney introduces us to what he calls “The Jeff Carter clause” in the new CBA.
BACKHAND SHELF: Justin Bourne on Jake Gardiner and old-school coaches adjusting to young players, while Jo Innes explains why it was unhealthy for NHL players back in the day to play against Ken “The Rat” Linesman.
JAPERS RINK: Kevin Klein wonders if Adam Oates is handcuffing Alexander Ovechkin on the Capitals first line.
THE TWO-LINE PASS: is no fan of Phoenix Coyotes captain Shane Doan.
DOBBER HOCKEY: Rick Roos looks at several NHL stars who are under 30, but have already peaked.
ICETHETICS: The Los Angeles Kings have officially retired the color purple from their color scheme. Boooooooo!
CBS SPORTS EYE ON HOCKEY: Brian Stubits presents the Top 10 Hockey GIFs of all time.