The Leafs D is ass; Pacific division is Oilers to lose; worrying about James Neal in Calgary; hockey reporters have wasted a lot of time not learning about hockey; Elias Lindholm, Kadri, Puljujarvi and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by 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.
Does a bridge deal for Nylander benefit the Leafs? (Thomas Williams)
Checking in on Leafs prospects (Jon Steitzer)
Should the Leafs make Sam Gagner official? (Jon Steitzer)
Matthews out 4 weeks minimum (Jon Steitzer)
Kadri won’t be traded (Jon Steitzer)
The D is ass (Jon Steitzer)
Rasmussen to play 10th game burning a year of his ELC (Thomas Williams)
Andreas Athanasiou finally realizing his potential (Cameron Kuom)
It’s much too early to worry about James Neal (Bill Tran)
Leaking defensive play early on this season for Flames (Pat Steinberg)
A weak Pacific division could be all the Oilers need (Christian Pagnani)
At random: The first 11 games (Robin Brownlee)
Jesse Pul-please-play-me (Dustin Nielson)
Yamamoto versus Puljujarvi (Matt Henderson)
Jesse Puljujarvi: Playing the long game (Robin Brownlee)
Hockeyfights.com – Scrap of the week
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