WESTERN INQUISITION
Every NHL club has issues. We look at the primary concern/question facing each of the NHL's 30 squads heading into the regular season. Today, we conclude with the Western Conference.

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NIK OF TIME?
Kucherov on the top line? Will Chicago trade Versteeg? And loopholes for both Honka and Tkachev in this week's fantasy hockey news

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EASTERN INQUISITION
At this time of the year, optimism reigns supreme. All 30 teams believe this is THEIR year. However, even the top Stanley Cup contenders have issues. We look at the primary concern/question facing each squad heading into the regular season, starting with the Eastern Conference.

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RISK OR REWARD?
Every professional sport has 'boom-or-bust' players: those who can be superstars in the right situation (or frame of mind), but who can also be an anchor to a team when things aren't going their way. We look at the NHLers with high risk, high reward quotients

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THE BUBBLE BOYS
NHL teams will only carry 21-23 players on their opening-night rosters, so difficult decisions will be made. We look at some of the more intriguing players around the NHL whose roster spots are not assured with one more week of preseason action to go.

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Scores & Schedule
MTL @ TOR
7:00 PM ET
PHI @ BOS
7:30 PM ET
VAN @ CGY
10:00 PM ET
SJ @ LA
10:00 PM ET
More News League News
Nashville goalie Pekka Rinne looks healthy after the hip issues of a season ago. 10/02/2014 12:02 PM
Nashville defenseman Roman Josi should be paired with Shea Weber which will help him continue to post solid fantasy numbers. 10/02/2014 12:00 PM
Nashville center Olli Jokinen is getting up there in age and the once 90-point scorer will be lucky to put up half that total in 2014-15. 10/02/2014 11:57 AM
Nashville forward Craig Smith put up career-best numbers last season and could continue to improve in 2014-15. 10/02/2014 11:52 AM
Predators defenseman Shea Weber has always been a top scorer and that won't change in 2014-15 10/02/2014 11:47 AM
LEAGUE LEADERS
Goals

Alex Ovechkin Wsh - 51
Corey Perry Ana - 43
Joe Pavelski SJ - 41
Phil Kessel Tor - 37
Assists

Sidney Crosby Pit - 68
Joe Thornton SJ - 65
Claude Giroux Phi - 58
Ryan Getzlaf Ana - 56
Points

Sidney Crosby Pit - 104
Ryan Getzlaf Ana - 87
Claude Giroux Phi - 86
Tyler Seguin Dal - 84
Corey Perry Ana - 82
Wins

Antti Niemi SJ - 39
Ben Bishop TB - 37
Tuukka Rask Bos - 36
GAA

Josh Harding Min - 1.65
Brian Elliott StL - 1.96
Cory Schneider NJ - 1.97
Tuukka Rask Bos - 2.04
Jonathan Quick LA - 2.07
Sv%

Josh Harding Min - .933
Tuukka Rask Bos - .930
Semyon Varlamov Col - .927
Carey Price Mtl - .927
Anton Khudobin Car - .926

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