What if Tyler Seguin was never drafted by Boston and his draft pick still belonged to Toronto? Would he have thrived with the Leafs? Tough question. But as with everything in hockey, luck and timing are everything.
It's been only about two weeks, but there have been tons of "little things" that have caught Bucci's eye. Here are a few of the hockey details that have stood out and what it may mean down the road.
With 12 percent of the season over, the Lightning and Kings lead their conferences, the Bruins have been the most impressive team in the NHL and the Oilers are the team to watch.
You've seen and read miles of information on the upcoming season, but you've read/seen nothing until you check out these 30 pearls of wisdom from me, Bucci.
Want a good gauge of how the playoffs are going for certain teams? Bucci channels his playoff pool team for trends.
Sidney Crosby. Alex Ovechkin. The Flyers. The Rangers. Think there's East Coast bias in hockey? Our guru balances the scales and gives his top Western Conference storylines to watch.
Predictions for the next NHL decade, coaching tips and debate over the next site for the Winter Classic. The Mother of All Mailbags returns to tell all.
2010 marks the 10th calendar year Bucci's been banging on keyboards for ESPN.com. Here's a look at some of his top stories and his take on all 30 teams heading into the new year.
Orion. The Big Dipper. The stars aligned to bring Bucci to hockey. Now, he's passing along his 13 simple rules to keep the love of the game alive.
The goalie mask is the most unique piece of equipment in the history of team sports. This week, we're paying tribute to all 30 starting goaltenders' lids.
Bucci is kicking off another NHL season with his annual music-mash preview. Good tunes, predictions, East breakdowns ... it's all right here.
Asking for directions? Bucci's can't do it. Revisiting his preseason predictions? He's your man. Our resident puckhead reviews all 30 teams and looks ahead to the playoff push.
It's the holiday season, so you know what that means when it comes to Bucci's world. A little Hakan Loob and the latest edition of "The Life of Podes."
Who better than John Buccigross to take the early pulse of this NHL season? He gives his vibes for all 30 teams.
Last week, Bucci got to visit one of the hockey towns near and dear to his heart: Denver. Check out what happened during his latest road trip and which stars he met along the way.
Bucci! Yes, our famed puckhead is back for another season and he gets us started with his annual season preview. First up: The Western Conference and a tribute to one of his heroes.