Contrary to popular belief, the NHL lockout has actually made things tougher for agents, not easier.
The old guard was unseated during last year's playoffs. Are they poised to resume power?
The perception of the East as a defensive conference isn't reality. Ask Daniel Alfredsson.
The NHL's scoring champ will come from the Western Conference. And there's no ifs, ands or pucks about it.
The NHL warns suspensions will be more severe this season for blows to the head and other infractions which result in injury.
Roughly 25 faceoffs directly impact each game ... and that's just the beginning of the story.