Check 0ut the latest notable posts from around the NHL blogosphere.

It's not just a bite that's serious.

It’s not just a bite that’s serious.

BACKHAND SHELF: Jo Innes on why biting incidents in hockey can be serious (hint: it’s the filthy mouths), while Daniel Wagner suggests using better judgement to prevent injured players from returning to action too soon.

GRANTLAND/DOWN GOES BROWN: It’s a double dose of Sean McIndoe, as he first examines the seven levels of dirty hockey, followed by a satirical list of letters sent by some NHL teams to their fans.

HABS EYES ON THE PRIZE: Arik Parnass studies the impact of hockey injuries upon NHL teams during the 2009-10 season.

THE HOCKEY WRITERS: Michael Farkas lists the eight best defensive forwards in hockey history.

THE PEERLESS PROGNOSTICATOR: Explores the gamble some teams take (like the Washington Capitals with Alex Ovechkin) in re-signing their best players to extremely long-term contracts.

FEAR THE FIN: Examining the San Jose Sharks schizophrenic season to date.

PUCK DADDY: The amazing adventures of a Brad Richards bobblehead doll.