The Atlanta Thrashers have become the Winnipeg Jets, and other franchises in Dallas and Phoenix are struggling. Can NHL teams survive in non-traditional markets? Absolutely. A few NHL GMs share their secrets for success.
Alvin Chang examines the draft strategies of the Washington Capitals and Edmonton Oilers. Whereas the Oilers have played it safe with their first-round picks, the Capitals' willingness to take high-risk, high-reward prospects has paid off.