The Nation Roundup

Coaches on alert; how the Flames can move on from the Peters situation; what Sheldon Keefe can bring to the Leafs; Leafs needed to fire Babcock; Oilers leading division and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Sumo Jerky.


GDB 27.0: Big Minutes for Star Players (8pm MT, SNW)

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins is in Edmonton getting his hand/finger looked at, and in his absence, Leon Draisaitl is likely going to play more minutes. Draisaitl played 29 minutes Sunday night in Arizona. He did play 4:10 in overtime, so he was at 24:50 in regulation. If the game is close tonight, I suspect you will see…