Door opens for Seguin, Babcock's cagey move, more camp notes
When rumors were swirling over the summer that Boston was shopping
"In his talent, yes. In his head, no. Too big a risk for the price."
Prescient words, considering that just prior to camp, it was announced that Savard is sidelined indefinitely with post-concussion syndrome. Given that
The B's could keep Seguin on the wing (probably the safer move considering the additional defensive responsibilities that come at center), or go with
No surprise that the Phoenix Coyotes cut goalie
No one ever called
There's bound to be a lot of skepticism in the wake of the two-year extension signed by Columbus goalie
Mason was considerably more effective in the post-
Remember the name
It is looking less likely that Florida will start the season with
Good news in Dallas, where it was learned that
The next time we're talking minor rule changes, how about addressing the minimum number of legitimate NHLers that dress for a preseason game? Sure, they're playing on the road, and yes, the preseason is a time for evaluation, but the lineup the Blue Jackets are dressing tonight (Sept. 21) won't exactly generate much walk-up traffic in Atlanta. Just four of the players could be considered as good bets to make the squad and one of those is backup goaltender
Not to sound like a total shill, but if you're not getting the NHL Network through your TV provider, it's time to start exploring your options. NHLN will air 35 preseason games in the U.S., either live or on tape-delay, starting tonight with a tripleheader of Philadelphia/New Jersey, Ottawa/Toronto and Vancouver/Calgary. They follow that up with live action every night this week. Great chance to check out the top prospects and camp surprises for yourself.