Finally, after months and months of everyone involved being morons, causing 113 days, 625 games, and the biggest outdoor hockey game in history to be cancelled, hockey fans can finally say “Game On!” The NHL has a new 10-year labor agreement, and is set to start the shortened, 48 game 2013 season on Saturday, January 19. Find out what you need to know about every team in the NHL for the upcoming season, this time predicting how the season will play out, and who will be in the playoffs. Continue after the jump to find out where your team will finish in the race for the Stanley Cup, including who will take home Lord Stanley’s Cup.
Trade Deadline Sellers
Columbus, Montreal, Calgary, Anaheim
Wait ‘Til Next Year
Winnipeg, Colorado, Florida, Toronto, Edmonton
New Jersey, New York Islanders, Ottawa, San Jose, Nashville
Eastern Conference Playoff Predictions
1. BOS over 8. WSH (4-2)
2. NYR over 7. TB (4-1)
6. PHI over 3. CAR (4-3)
4. PIT over ...