ESPN Insider Neil Greenberg looks at the impact of Sidney Crosby's return on the Pittsburgh Penguins' offense, with particular focus on how Evgeni Malkin will be affected.
Puck Prospectus examines how the loss of Zach Parise will affect the Devils and why they have been struggling so far this season.
E.J. Hradek looks at the suddenly slumping New Jersey Devils, and puts Alex Ovechkin's magnificent into context.
Stars are falling like a meteor shower in the NHL, so we questioned the affected teams on the ripple effect of losing a prime-time player to injury.
Puck Prospectus dishes on which teams are best suited to battle the bad health bug in 2009-10, explaining the ratings in the injury category from its upcoming season projections in ESPN The Magazine's NHL preview.