The debate surrounding advanced stats is going to take a new turn this season as more NHL teams made high-profile hires to crunch advanced numbers internally. While the debate changes, however, the game itself may not.
Teemu Selanne had some strong words about Ducks head coach Bruce Boudreau in a new biography in his native Finland. "If we had any other coach, I'd still play," Selanne said according to a translated excerpt.
For the last five-plus weeks, Eye on Hockey has gone team-by-team to evaluate each team's core players. To wrap up our offseason series, here's a look at the very best core groups in the league, plus notes on a few others.
The over/unders for team point totals heading into the NHL's 2014-15 regular season are in. Not surprisingly, the Bruins and Blackhawks have the highest expected totals, while the Sabres have the lowest.