The NHL and NHLPA remained at an impasse in the latest round of collective bargaining talks as the deadline for a lockout looms.
Sean Allen is on the Western preseason beat looking at developing training camp storylines with fantasy implications.
How will Martin St. Louis and the Bolts do this season? John Buccigross says they'll contend, but might not repeat.
The NHL is set to introduce a new drug-testing policy with stiff penalties for players who test positive for performance-enhancing substances, The Canadian Press reported Thursday.
With the CBA's expiration on the horizon, NHLers said they won't cave in even if the negotiations last a year or more.