A Democratic National Convention couldn't stop the quiet but mighty force known as Joe Sakic from returning to the Avalanche, writes Terry Frei.
Yes, the Ducks brought California its first Stanley Cup, but to suggest this is the first time SoCal has been interested in hockey itself is flat-out wrong.
There are ways to give the National Hockey League more love, and Terry Frei has some intriguing plotlines for the airwaves.
With the news of Tie Domi's retirement, Terry Frei wonders if this is the end of the NHL enforcer as we know it.
It's impossible for 30 teams to play a balanced 82-game schedule. But there are better ways to do it.
The flurry of big trades so close to the NHL playoffs proved one thing -- the trade deadline is a disgrace.
When was the last time you heard a member of the Red Wings complain about ice time? Exactly.