Explaining early playoff exits became an annual, awkward task for Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals. This season, for the first time since 2007, they didn't even make the postseason, so now there's something new: real uncertainty.
With Team Canada announcing its roster for the Sochi Olympic Games, Frank Provenzano dives into the decision-making process with a handful of player debates. Was Jeff Carter the right call over Claude Giroux? Dan Hamhuis over Brent Seabrook?