E.J. Hradek offers 10 thoughts on NHL All-Star weekend, including the draft format (with ways to improve), Raleigh's emergence as a hockey city, Shea Weber and Nicklas Lidstrom's dominance on the ice, and more.
E.J. Hradek's weekly mailbag looks at the following topics: Dan Bylsma as a potential U.S. coach for the 2014 Olympics; the Canucks as a Cup contender; the likely sites of Winter Classic '12 (Philly, Denver, D.C.); and Jonas Hiller as an All-Star.
E.J. Hradek uses his 'Monday 10' feature to look at 10 interesting numbers as the NHL hits 2011. Among them: why the Capitals might be a legit threat in the East, why the Devils aren't and why you should bow down to Jonas Hiller if you see him.