Teams in the Southeast division will have to decide if they are buyers or sellers in the trade market.
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Bob Hartley's coaching performance must be considered one of the best in sports, never mind the NHL, in years.
Nothing has slowed down Ilya Kovalchuk, who leads the league with 10 goals and 15 points.
Surprisingly, one of the best early-season matchups in the NHL takes place tonight at Tampa Bay.
Nothing short of a Stanley Cup will do for Ottawa, which still has one of the strongest lineups in the NHL.
Atlanta's goaltending battle between Byron Dafoe and Pasi Nurminen begins in earnest Thursday night.
Nikolai Khabibulin is still No. 1 in Tampa despite ending last season on the bench in favor of John Grahame.
Atlanta is counting on the further rise of young stars Dany Heatley and Ilya Kovalchuk.