Hartnett: Kovalchuk, Devils Setting The Pace In The AtlanticIlya Kovalchuk and the determined Devils have the fortitude needed to win the Atlantic and perhaps make another visit to the Stanley Cup finals.
Hartnett: Two Moves That Could've Changed Rangers HistoryHad Joe Sakic and Pavel Bure became Rangers in the their prime, it would have significantly changed the Blueshirts' fortunes during a dark period.
Four Inducted Into Hockey Hall Of FameTwelve-time All-Star Joe Sakic was elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame on Tuesday in his first year of eligibility, joining Mats Sundin, Pavel Bure and Adam Oates as the newest class of inductees.
Hartnett: NHL Authorities Must Save Hockey's Damaged SoulGone are the days when NHL players could adequately police themselves. The game I love has now given way to ugly, vigilante justice.