Donald Fehr announced on Thursday afternoon in a statement that the NHLPA has given consent to realignment for the 2013-14 season with the understanding that it will be reevaluated after the 2014-15 season.
The Blackhawks extended their NHL-record start to 22 games with at least a point by beating the Red Wings 2-1 in a shootout. It was an amazing game, one that reminds us of what we'll miss with realignment.
The NHL Daily Fix is your morning wakeup call, with news and notes for the day's hockey action. Here's what's going on Sunday: Nassau County wants what it is owed from the Islanders, the Lightning aren't in love with realignment and a real kick save.
The NHL Daily Fix is your morning wakeup call, with news and notes for the day's hockey action. What's happening Thursday: The Hurricanes need some help on the blue line, Jordan Staal returns to Pittsburgh and more realignment thoughts.