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.
John Buccigross would pick Phil Kessel over The Killers, but his Western Conference outlook wasn't as easy to break down.
If the first few games of the season weren't proof enough, John Buccigross will tell you again: Sid the Kid will be this season's top rookie.
IMG, which represents phenom Sidney Crosby, wants the NHL to free up all players drafted in 2003 and 2004 who have not signed contracts yet. That would ticket Crosby for a big-market team.