Oilers and Leafs start strong; The Flames land Jagr; Exploring the best Flames team in 10 years; Old problems remain for Jets; A few youngsters make the Canucks; Loads of pre season predictions, fatherhood and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by the DailyFaceOff.
In the Roundup, we go around the Nation Network and give you some of the best articles of the last couple weeks. Every once in a while it’s good to know what other teams are doing, or maybe you find an interesting article you wouldn’t have found otherwise.
Note* This article is posted across all Nation Network team sites so comments are an open forum.
Predicting the Leafs 2017-18 season (Ryan Fancey)
Leafs: Vegas wants to trade, I want to speculate (Jon Steitzer)
The Leafs have remodeled their D, what can be expected? (Ryan Hobart)
Joffrey Lupul fails 2nd physical, headed to LTIR (Cat Silverman)
Analyzing the Leafs big win over the Jets (Scott Maxwell)
The farm team is loaded and it’s going to cause some problems (Jeremy Davis)
Virtanen and Boeser both make Canucks final roster (Cat Silverman)
Canucks acquire former first rounder Derek Pouliot from Pens (Ryan Biech)
Paul Maurice’s lineups are not optimal (WPGChief)
Old problems sink the Jets as they try to start new (J.D. Burke)
Time for the Jets to do right by Nic Petan (Rob Mahon)
Flames are entering their most exciting season in a decade (Christian Roatis)
The Jagr effect: More than just on the ice (Ari Yanover)
Flames officially sign Jagr (Ryan Pike)
Flames fall flat in opener to Oilers (Ryan Pike)
Can we talk about Connor’s goal versus the Flames? (Baggedmilk)
Chiarelli is going to be patient on defence (Baggedmilk)
Puljujarvi assigned to Bakersfield (Baggedmilk)
By the numbers: Exactly how good are the Oilers? (Christian Pagnani)
Hockeyfights.com – Scrap of the week
More from around the Network:
Which NHL teams make the playoffs? (Jason Gregor)
Pacific Division preview: The Battle of Alberta is back (Cam Lewis)
Metropolitan Division preview (Cam Lewis)
Central Division preview (Cam Lewis)
Fatherhood is a blessing (Jason Gregor)
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