NHL Blog Beat – September 28, 2013.

Big questions for the Canadiens, the Senators defense and the Canucks this season, 16 stories to watch in the Eastern Conference, why the preseason has no bearing on the regular season, the best long-shots for NHL awards and more. GRANTLAND: Sean McIndoe examines the...

NHL Blog Beat – September 20, 2013.

Criticism of preseason fighting, a loophole in a new rule about helmets and fighting, reaction to Ryan Nugent-Hopkins’ new contract, the top-30 NHL goaltenders, and more. PUCK DADDY: Ryan Lambert is no fan of preseason fights, Sean Leahy explains a loophole rule...

Buy the Ticket, Take your Chance.

Do the Canucks and Canadiens owe it to their fans to ice more veteran-laden rosters during preseason? Over the past week there’s been some grumbling by the Vancouver and Montreal media over the Canucks and Canadiens not icing many of their veterans for most of...