Predators captain Roman Josi buys $2.37M Forest Hills home, sells Midtown penthouse | Tennessean
Our Captain is all grown up. No more downtown party life. I love the house and "guest suites", but doesn't it seem like a lot of money for three bedrooms?
Predators Reduce Roster to 27 Players | NHL.com
Considering Ryan Ellis will be on IR it is really 26. Which three go back? My guess is Kamenev, Girard and Bass.
Ryan Johansen with the best workout ever!
Central Division News
Blues defeat Penguins in Kraft Hockeyville USA game | NHL.com
Sounds like everyone had fun - especially the Blues. Hi Carter Hutton!
Dallas Stars must rise to level of expectations this season | sportdfw.com
This analysis boils down to a) don't let us down again this year and b) get a Cup win out of Ken Hitchcock before all of the players come to hate him.
Brandon Saad back in veteran-like form for Blackhawks | CSN Chicago
Hard to believe he is so young. I'm a big fan and so sad he went back to Chicago where I can't cheer for him. Remember his World Cup of Hockey commercial? "I am a man."
Other Hockey News
#NHLTopPlayers: Nos. 20-11 | NHL.com
Some of these placements seem suspect. Thoughts?
Oilers grease winless Jets | Winnipeg Free Press
The Winnipeg Jets are having a rough start during preseason. Also McDavid is doing McDavid things.
Fleury has successful debut with Golden Knights | NHL.com
I have a soft spot for Marc-Andre Fleury and hope he does well in Vegas. But Flower, you are up against The Real Deal in Handsome/60 now.....lose the soul patch.
Sticks and slashes break bones, so NHL aims for less pain | News & Observer
Let's hope the officials find a balance between calling hand slashes and calling every stick touch. Also, Player Safety needs to keep attention on dangerous hits and concussion issues and not backslide with this new focus.
The NHL’s shortsighted greed kept them out of the Olympics | New York Post
This topic will continue to be debated for some time, I know. Some excellent points here regarding getting Asian (not North American) eyeballs on the NHL product and the failure of the Player's Association in not getting Olympic attendance into the CBA.