E.J. Hradek, in the midst of preparing preview content, looks at the Southeast Division. Keys here will be Eric Staal, the coaching of Craig Ramsey in Atlanta -- and who steps up as a leader in D.C.
E.J. Hradek turns back the clock and re-examines the loaded 2003 draft. How would the first round look if the GMs could pick knowing what we know now? So glad you asked.
As the playoffs kick into gear, ESPN Insider puts some of the NHL's biggest stars in its sights with the help of the guys who know them best. Eric Staal suggests a few ways to keep the Washington Capitals best playmaker, Nicklas Backstrom, in check.
E.J. Hradek says Eric Staal answered all the critics Monday by doing what all great players do: perform when it counts.