Top Line: Concussion lawsuit may affect NHL rules; Brian Burke on Sochi; more

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The NHL's anti-head trauma efforts may go into overdrive due to the lawsuit that has been filed against the league. (Getty Images)

Marc Savard of the Boston Bruins lies on the ice after suffering a concussion.

By Allan Muir

With our coverage this morning today focused on two breaking developments, here's an abbreviated edition of today's must-read hockey stories:

rewrite its rule book?

idle speculation

NHL's new Canadian broadcast deal

his choice for Team Canada's goalie


Red Wings

the NHL's gold standard organization.

Zdeno Chara

Richie Incognito situation

Dion Phaneuf

Artem Anisimov

evidence of the league's sensitivity

Toronto Star

James Reimer

was jeered by his hometown fans

Blue Jackets

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Martin St. Louis


one unfortunate moment...

Steven Stamkos

just how historical

Jaromir Jagr


Zach Parise

his participation in Sochi?

embarrassing mistakes

Seth Jones

Ryan Murray


Semyon Varlamov

Adrian Dater adds his take to the story

are not going well


is their inconsistency.

the Bruins against the Blues.

Daniel Sedin