ESPN Insider Craig Custance dives into his mailbag for questions on crazy early-season trade ideas, NHL expansion and the San Jose Sharks as the Oregon Ducks of the NHL.
Although the Detroit Red Wings might love the reported NHL realignment plan, Craig Custance writes that questions still remain on key issues.
Craig Custance checks in with the NHL scouts in Ufa, Russia to see which players have impressed them most in the World Junior Championships.
As their careers approach an end, veterans like Mike Knuble are hoping for a resolution to the lockout so they can continue to play in the league they love.
Craig Custance writes that Alexander Radulov's teammates with the Nashville Predators are aware of how excited he is to return to the NHL playoffs. Plus, a look at some teams that are seeking to "flip the switch" as the postseason begins.
Heading into the playoffs, Craig Custance gets the lowdown on the New Jersey Devils from rival players, coaches and scouts.
How is Avalanche teenager Gabriel Landeskog adapting so quickly to life in the NHL? Craig Custance credits his maturity, drive and love for the sitcom "Friends."
Craig Custance checks with sources around the league to see if the NHL is benefiting from the NBA lockout.