The Right Foot
Without a captain, a good start is key for Sens' Murray
With Jason Spezza gone, the Ottawa Senators are on the lookout for a new captain. But as general manager Bryan Murray tells TSN Hockey Insider Bob McKenzie, they're in no rush to do so and may even play with a core of alternates this season. Full Story.(Photo: Dave Sandford/NHLI via Getty Images)
Not Ready Yet
It appears Daniel Alfredsson's season will not get started on time but the Detroit Red Wings won't rush him. According to the Detroit Free Press, the 41-year-old Alfredsson has not skated in 10 days and is not expected to be in attendance when training camp opens this weekend. Full Story.
The Montreal Canadiens won't play with a captain this season, announcing Monday that defencemen Andrei Markov and P.K. Subban and forwards Tomas Plekanec and Max Pacioretty are alternates for the 2014-15 campaign. The captaincy became vacant with the departure of Brian Gionta, who signed with the Buffalo Sabres in July. Full Story.
Sources tell TSN that the NHL would likely command a record expansion fee worth as much as $1.2 billion for a second franchise in Toronto. That would be a record amount, surpassing the Houston Texans' $700 million expansion price tag. More...
NHL: Over the weekend, I joined about 70 hockey fans and stat heads packed into a conference room to take part in the Alberta Analytics Conference, an opportunity to share ideas about the emerging wave of hockey analytics. More...
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Opening Night of 2014-15 regular season
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