With the dam about to break on the NHL Lockout, our focus is about to shift to real competition. So what are the main stories to watch as the season gets underway?
What are some of the new features of the NHL CBA, and how might they impact teams? What are the main storylines to follow as this 48-game dash to the playoffs gets underway next week? Now that the Lockout is coming to a close, it's time to fire up the video camera for another episode of SB Nation's YouTube channel:
Feel free to pass this post along to family & friends who may not have followed all the twists and turns of this (extended) NHL off-season! In the days & weeks ahead, we'll get the OTF Channel rolling with fresh content, too.