Balancing big-game experience with the desire for speed and chemistry is giving Canada and the United States a few things to think about.
Frank Provenzano breaks down the toughest position battles competing for a spot on Team USA.
Craig Custance examines each team in the Atlantic Division as the NHL realigns. Can the Bruins maintain their momentum after a tough Cup finals loss and several key departures? And will the Red Wings rise with new addition Daniel Alfredsson?
The Colorado Avalanche rewarded coach Joe Sacco with a two-year extension even in the wake of the team missing the postseason for a second straight season.
Victoria Matiash discusses defensemen who are worth dropping thanks to lack of playing time down the stretch.
Penguins 4, Blackhawks 2
When a player reaches a certain age, he knows the end is near. But at 37, Joe Sakic still has a chapter or two left to write.