NHL Postseason Blog Beat – June 19, 2013.

Reaction to the Avalanche possibly passing over Seth Jones in the draft, find value in an uninspiring free agent market, analysis of the Blackhawks claims of losing money and more.

Will the Avalanche really pass over Seth Jones?

Will the Avalanche really pass over Seth Jones?

PUCK DADDY: Harrison Mooney believes the Colorado Avalanche could be making a mistake if they pass over Seth Jones at this year’s entry draft.

THE STRANGEST ONE  OF ALL: Scotty Wazz suggests if the Avs pass on Jones for Nathan MacKinnon, Jonathan Drouin or Alexander Barkov, they’ll be drafting out of want, rather than out of need.

BACKHAND SHELF: The always erudite Ellen Etchingham on “Icing, Shot Blocking and the Death of Fighting”.

SUN BELT HOCKEY: Andrew Luistro believes the Carolina Hurricanes must prepare for life after Cam Ward, offering up some goalie prospects to select in this year’s draft.

DEFENDING BIG D: Josh Lile attempts to find value in this summer’s underwhelming free agent market.

THE CULT OF HOCKEY: Jonathan Willis doubts the claims of Chicago Blackhawks owner Rocky Wirtz that his team is still losing money.

ICETHETICS: The NHLPA may be unveiling a new logo.

GREATEST HOCKEY LEGENDS: Joe Pelletier needs your help in selecting the 100 Greatest Players Of All Time.