Reaction to John Scott’s blindside hit on Loui Eriksson, five questions heading into the final weekend of October, Ryan Miller and the goalie trade market, five hockey thoughts and oddities, and much more.
PUCK DADDY: Ryan Lambert believes the Sabres are a disgrace, from John Scott to owner Terry Pegula.
BACKHAND SHELF: Justin Bourne on why playing tough guys like Scott against a team’s top line doesn’t necessarily mean the coach wants a goon show.
DIE BY THE BLADE: A sympathetic look at Scott and his role with the Sabres.
THE COPPER & BLUE: Derek Zona with an update to his “eye-for-an-eye” suspension tracker.
PUCK DRUNK LOVE: Five questions entering the final weekend of October, including speculation if this could be the final weekend on the job for Flyers GM Paul Holmgren or Rangers GM Glen Sather.
HABS EYES ON THE PRIZE: Andrew Berkshire worries David Desharnais is on his way to becoming the next Scott Gomez.
THE HOCKEY WRITERS: Nathan Currier with five hockey thoughts and oddities.
ARCTIC ICE HOCKEY: The importance and misconceptions of advance hockey analytics.
DOBBER HOCKEY: Eric Daoust examines the best bang for the buck for fantasy GMs in salary cap leagues.