Assessing the Phil Kessel trade, the Rangers management change, the Sabres upgraded roster and much more. 

How long will Eric Lindros continue to be snubbed by the Hockey Hall of Fame?

How long will Eric Lindros continue to be snubbed by the Hockey Hall of Fame?

GRANTLAND: Sean McIndoe lists 10 passed-over NHLers and their chances of making the Hockey Hall of Fame. He also attempts to assess the Phil Kessel trade.

PENSBURGH: James Conley believes the Penguins are sacrificing their future for today with the Kessel trade.

THE BLUE AND WHITE BROTHERHOOD: Six reasons the Phil Kessel trade was bad for the Maple Leafs.

DEADSPIN: Barry Petchesky believes Phil Kessel and Leafs fans deserve better than the Toronto media.

BLUESHIRT BANTER: Joe Fortunato examines how big of a difference the New York Rangers management could be under new GM Jeff Gorton.

PUCK DADDY: Ryan Lambert examines how competitive the upgrade Buffalo Sabres might be.

PENSION PLAN PUPPETS: Painkillers and double standards in the NHL.

COPPER & BLUE: Alan Hull examines the revamped Edmonton Oilers roster.

PUCK BUDDYS: Analysis of the T.J. Oshie trade.

MAYOR’S MANOR: John Hoven interviews Mark Yannetti, the director of scouting for the Los Angeles Kings.

GREATEST HOCKEY LEGENDS: Joe Pelletier looks back on the career of recently-retired NHL star Martin St. Louis.